Flagpole Magazine

Flagpole.com is the online presence of Flagpole Magazine, since 1987 the locally owned, independent voice of Athens, Northeast Georgia’s vibrantly laid-back, architecturally interesting home of the renowned music scene and the University of Georgia. Flagpole—online and on paper—covers music, art, theater, movies, books, food, drink, politics, government, people, comics, advice to the lovelorn and a comprehensive calendar of what’s happening around town.


July 24 – How Sigh in July Grew From Summer Residency Into Full-Blown Festival


Aug. 8 – Six Athens Popfest Shows to See

June 13 – Chicago’s Maps & Atlases Explore Uncharted Terrain on Comeback Album