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Athens music ephemera

Athens music ephemera

Descriptive Summary

Title: Athens music ephemera
Creator: Greer, Fred, Dr.
Inclusive Dates: 1984-1985
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 oversize_folders
Collection Number: ms4301
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

This collection contains posters and other printed ephemera related to Athen's music scene in the 1980s. Most of the posters advertise performances at Athens' 40 Watt Club Uptown, a music venue renown for it's role in the development of punk rock and hosting local bands R.E.M. and the B-52's who went on to gain national fame. Also included are publications relating to music as well as social and political issues of the day.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Athens music ephemera, ms4301, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

40 Watt Club Uptown (Athens, Ga.)
Athens (Ga.)
Musical groups.
Punk rock music

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11The Colour Guard poster
12The Colour Guard poster
13We Think You Suck zine, 1984 October
14Art In The Dark poster
15No Mo Go Van Go poster
16Coup d'Etat with Tragic Dancers poster
17Coup d'Etat poster
18Art In The Dark poster
19Squalls poster
110The Colour Guard with Madhatter poster
11140 Watt Club Uptown poster
11240 Watt Club Uptown poster
11340 Watt Club Uptown poster
11440 Watt Club Uptown poster
11540 Watt Club Uptown poster
11640 Watt Club Uptown poster
117Tasty World music magazine
1187th Annual Human Rights Festival newspaper
119R.E.M. poster
120Fashion Battery poster, 1984 June 2
121Kilkenny Cats with Hindu Love Gods poster, 1984 June 1