PHOTOS: The Jesus Lizard

Photo by Mike White / Deadly Designs

On December 28, intrepid photographer Mike White of Deadly Designs made the trek from Athens to Nashville to bring back these 10 photos of the Jesus Lizard live at Marathon Music Works. Frontman David Yow, bass player David Wm. Sims, guitarist Duane Denison, and drummer and Atlanta expat Mac McNeilly tore through a 24-song set that included one previously unreleased number titled “Lord Godiva.”

Setlist
“Puss”
“One Evening”
“Mouth Breather”
“Glamorous”
“Nub”
“My Own Urine”
“If You Had Lips”
“Boilermaker”
“Seasick”
“Killer McHann”
“Chrome” (Chrome cover)
“Bloody Mary”
“Blue Shot”
“7 vs. 8”
“Monkey Trick”

Encore
“Gladiator”
“Blockbuster”
“Lady Shoes”
“Thumbscrews”
“Then Comes Dudley”

Encore 2
“Lord Godiva” (unreleased song)
“Destroy Before Reading”
“Wheelchair Epidemic” (the Dicks cover)
“(Fly) on (the Wall)”

View the complete gallery of photos at Deadly Designs.

Atlanta Magazine’s favorite Atlanta albums of the 2010s

Deerhunter: Halcyon Digest (2010). Photo by George Mitchell, courtesy 4AD.

The good folks at Atlanta Magazine recently asked me for a list of my favorite Atlanta-based albums of the 2010s. I narrowed my picks down to one album per year, which, in some cases, was quite difficult. Hard cuts had to be made. In the end, some great music got shouted out. Read the full list here in which Christopher Daniel, Christina Lee, and I shine a light on some of our favorite releases from the last decade. Read the full list at Atlanta Magazine.