Athens Americana ’11..

Cowboy Angel’s pleased to announce the info and line-up for Athens Americana 2011. Gonna be a great weekend celebration of Athens music, and we’ve got some cool new elements to the festival!

Athens Americana 2011
April 27th- May 1st @ Little Kings, Hendershot’s Coffee & Flicker.

WED APRIL 27th (Little Kings, 8pm): free!
Opening night w/ Athens debut screening of local guitar luthier, musician, and filmmaker Scott Baxendale’s acclaimed documentary Do It For Johnny.

THURS APRIL 28th (Flicker & Little Kings):
Pre-show @ Flicker Theatre & Bar (7pm; $2 off w/ wristband)
Ruby Kendrick/ Hardy Morris (Dead Confederate)/ David Barbe

Night show @ Little Kings, 10pm ($5)-
Betsy Franck & the Bareknuckle Band/ Vespolina/ Big C & The Ringers/
Kaitlin Jones & The County Fair

FRI APRIL 29th (Little Kings, 8pm) $8
Burning Angels/ Redneck GReece Deluxe/ Justin Evans & friends/ The Lanes (feat. Kevin & Matt Lane)/ Matt Hudgins & His Shit-Hot Country Band/ Bearfoot Hookers

SAT APRIL 30th (Little Kings):
Acoustic happy hour & artisan/crafts fair feat. Patrick Carey (Ginger Envelope) & Jeremy Wheatley (Tin Cup Prophette, Liz Durrett)/ Bareknuckle Betties/ High Strung String Band (4pm)

Night show, 7pm ($8)-
Yo Soybean/ Dare Dukes/ Corduroy Road/ Adam Klein & friends/ The Buzzards (feat. Scott Baxendale, Clay Leverett, Bo Bedingfield & Jon Mills)/ Dave Marr w/ GOAT (ex-Star Room Boys)/ Dodd Ferrelle/ Don Chambers & GOAT

SUN MAY 1st (Hendershot’s Coffee, 3pm)- $5
Closing party feat. Welfare Liners/ Borderhop Trio/ Curley Maple/ Little Country Giants/ Hope for Agoldensummer

Wristbands for entry into all events only $15, available now at Little Kings, Hendershot’s Coffee, Jittery Joe’s Roaster, Schoolkids Records & online at!

Want to be part of the artisan/crafts fair during Saturday happy hour (Sat. April 30th)? Have homemade jewelry, honey/jam, farm products, soaps, artwork to sell? Email for info..

Also visit the facebook event at Athens Americana.

Athens Americana ’11 is presented by Cowboy Angel Music, Justin Evans Photography, Little Kings Shuffle Club, Hendershot’s Coffee, and Full Moon Studios.