oldestpressLasses & Gents, we’re so happy to invite you to 3 really sweet shows in Georgia this weekend! Please join us at these very lovely & distinct venues…

10/1/2010 NUCI’S SPACE :: 10th Anniversary Party (Athens, GA) 5pm
The music starts at 5pm and our own Claire Campbell pays homage to Nuci’s with a solo set at 7pm.  If you are not familiar with the Space, it is an artists resource center that provides low and no cost mental & physical health care from which we’ve all benefited on numerous occasions.  Also expect performances by: Jim White, Peter Alvanos, Marissa Mustard, Shauna Greeson, Sursievision, & KP Devlin.

(early) 10/2/2010NORTH GEORGIA FOLK FEST (Athens, GA) 4pm
This is a very special event full of olde tyme goodness. It is held each year at Sandy Creek Park. The music starts at noon and we’re on at 4pm.  There will be plenty of craftspeople, demonstrations, good food and musical collaborations deep within the wooded park.  It is a great day!

We are so excited to have been extended an invite to perform at this lovely, intimate studio.  Seating is very limited and tickets for this event ain’t sold at the door. Buy one in advance at: Your ticket price includes food, good booze, and us, your humble entertainers!

July 12, 2010

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OOO YEAH!!!  So, it turns out that we have a show this Wednesday, in the middle of the summer, in the middle of recording our new album, in the middle of the work week.  Hurray!!! CALEDONIA LOUNGE (Athens, GA) Wednesday, July 14th Maria Taylor & Andy LeMaster Hope For Agoldensummer Nate Nelson (solo) Doors @ 10pm $7 (21+) $9 (18-20)

May 13, 2010

Page asleep at the drums.

Page asleep at the drums.

OMG, fools!  We just got invited to play the raddest show this Saturday, May 15th! It is called 26 PROTONS :: Iron Pour 2010.  It is an actual iron pour where everyone shows up, carves a sand mold and then when the metal is ready, it is poured (which involves lots of heat and pretty sparks). Location: Railroad Earth Street: 1467 Oxford Rd NE City/Town: Atlanta, GA $5 admission $10 sand molds (optional) EVENT DETAILS 5:30 Doors open to carve sand molds 7:30 Furnace fired 8:30 First tap of the furnace 9:00 Music and performance begins MUSIC BY: • Rising Appalachia • Hope for a Golden Summer • Ladislaus MORE INFO:!/event.php?eid=123261377688839&ref=ts