Lots of love and anticipation on the web for the new Whigs album Mission Control. If you want to hear the record before you buy it - it's now streaming on Rhapsody.
The Georgia Jukebox looks at the Top Georgia Artists To Watch for 2008.
Out of the 10 Athens' own: Ishues, Nutria, Corey Smith, The Honor Roll and Drive-By Truckers were recognized.
Patterson Hood: the best of Athens. Shout out to Nuci's Space(!!)
Read a review of Dancer Vs. Politician ... in German.
The Chronicle of Higher Education: "American culture's overemphasis on happiness misses an essential part of a full life."
New music on their Myspace page:
* Drive-By Truckers
* Kenosha Kid
* Cara Beth Satalino
Dan Nettles (Kenosha Kid)