LUDACRIS

THE TRIPLE-THREAT TALENT

“NOT ONLY DO I WORK HARD IN MUSIC AND MOVIES, BUT MY NO. 1 PRIORITY IS TO GIVE BACK.” - Ludacris

“NOT ONLY DO I WORK HARD IN MUSIC AND MOVIES, BUT MY NO. 1 PRIORITY IS TO GIVE BACK.” – Ludacris

Few hip-hop artists can match the skill diversity, street credibility, mainstream accessibility and career longevity that Chris “Ludacris” Bridges brings to […]

INDIGO GIRLS

THE ACTIVISTS.

“WE JUST GOT LUCKY, BECAUSE WE’RE SUCH A GOOD BLEND AND WE RESPECT ONE ANOTHER AND ARE FANS OF EACH OTHER.”

“WE JUST GOT LUCKY, BECAUSE WE’RE SUCH A GOOD BLEND AND WE RESPECT ONE ANOTHER AND ARE FANS OF EACH OTHER.”

Photo: Frank Ockenfels

Socio-political activism has always been at the core of the Indigo Girls’ ethos. Over the past 30 years the Decatur-bred […]

KRISTIAN BUSH

THE COUNTRY ICON

“I’VE ALWAYS HAD THIS FANTASY THAT I COULD HELP OUT BANDS THE WAY I WAS HELPED OUT.”

“I’VE ALWAYS HAD THIS FANTASY THAT I COULD HELP OUT BANDS THE WAY I WAS HELPED OUT.”

STYLIST: Sara Bentley Pearson
HAIR & MAKEUP: Lisa Novak

Kristian Bush is best known as one half of country-pop chart-topper Sugarland, in which he plays guitar alongside Jennifer Nettles. But the […]

DORIA ROBERTS

THE SINGER – SONGWRITER.

“I LOVE THE GIVING KITCHEN ... I WANTED TO FIND A WAY TO PAY MY GOOD FORTUNE FORWARD.”

“I LOVE THE GIVING KITCHEN … I WANTED TO FIND A WAY TO PAY MY GOOD FORTUNE FORWARD.”

Born and raised in Philadelphia, folk/jazz musician Doria Roberts—who co-owns East Atlanta Village’s popular Urban Cannibals restaurant with her wife, chef Calavino Donati—knows about the importance […]

ROBIN MEADE

THE HIDDEN TALENT.

“I LOVE THE ENTHUSIASM ATLANTA AUDIENCES SHOW, NOT ONLY FOR ME, BUT FOR THE MUSICIANS WHO HAUL IN FROM OTHER FAR-FLUNG PLACES.”

“I LOVE THE ENTHUSIASM ATLANTA AUDIENCES SHOW, NOT ONLY FOR ME, BUT FOR THE MUSICIANS WHO HAUL IN FROM OTHER FAR-FLUNG PLACES.”

It’s become a cliché to say that someone can “do it all,” but this description fits Robin Meade perfectly.

Best […]

ED ROLAND

THE ROCK GOD.

“I LOVE THAT IF YOU ASK FOR SOMETHING FROM YOUR COMMUNITY THEY REALLY DO IT FROM THE HEART.”

“I LOVE THAT IF YOU ASK FOR SOMETHING FROM YOUR COMMUNITY THEY REALLY DO IT FROM THE HEART.”

HAIR & MAKEUP: Richie Arpino

Apologies in advance if this next sentence makes you feel old: Collective Soul reached its 20th anniversary in 2014. To celebrate, the band […]

CHRIS CAULEY

THE VOICE.

“IT WILL BE GREAT TO TELL MY GRANDKIDS THAT I SANG FOR SUCH A HISTORIC FIRST LADY OF THE UNITED STATES.”

“IT WILL BE GREAT TO TELL MY GRANDKIDS THAT I SANG FOR SUCH A HISTORIC FIRST LADY OF THE UNITED STATES.”

Chris Cauley’s not a household name yet. But the Cumming native has racked up an impressive resume that includes his breakthrough as […]

MUSIC WITHOUT BORDERS

ROCKIN’ OUT DOWN THE ROAD IN AUGUSTA AND MACON.

Rock and roll fans young and old appreciate the memorabilia at The Big House, the gathering place of The Allman Brothers in the 1970s.

Rock and roll fans young and old appreciate the memorabilia at The Big House, the gathering place of The Allman Brothers in the 1970s.

STORY: Joanne Hayes

While Atlanta might get all the mainstream […]

THE MUSICIAN NEXT DOOR

Atlanta address desirable for music stars and exec.

From rappers to rockers, musicians of all genres come home to Atlanta. From left to right: Lecrae, Jamie Grace, Waka Flocka Flame, Zac Brown Band. Right: Chubb Rock.

From rappers to rockers, musicians of all genres come home to Atlanta. From left to right: Lecrae, Jamie Grace, Waka Flocka Flame, Zac Brown Band. Right: Chubb Rock.

 

STORY: D. […]

CAMERON’S KIDS

Local radio superstar’s foundation prepares the youth of today to succeed tomorrow.

Ryan Cameron - V-103 on-air personality

Ryan Cameron – V-103 on-air personality

STORY: Jim Farmer
PHOTO: Sara Hanna

As a radio fixture, Ryan Cameron needs no introduction. The V-103 on-air personality, twice an Emmy Award winner, not only is a beloved public figure but also heads his own charitable foundation. The Ryan Cameron Foundation has been […]