Athens, Georgia

Historic American Buildings of Athens in 1936
City Hall on College Avenue in Downtown Athens, seen across Washington Street
Broad Street in Downtown Athens near North Campus of the University of Georgia
Downtown Athens at the intersection of Clayton Street and College Avenue
Formal garden at the State Botanical Garden of Georgia at the University of Georgia
Georgia Theatre
The Arch in Downtown Athens

Consolidated city–county and college town in the U.S. state of Georgia.

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The B-52's

The B-52s live in Athens, Georgia, on February 18, 2011. Left to right, top to bottom: Fred Schneider, Kate Pierson, Cindy Wilson, Keith Strickland
Pierson and Schneider in Boston during the Cosmic Thing tour, 1989

The B-52s (styled as The B-52's until 2008) are an American new wave band formed in Athens, Georgia, in 1976.

Widespread Panic

Widespread Panic performing at Red Rocks Amphitheatre, 2010
Aerial view of crowd at Light Fuse, Get Away CD release party
Widespread Panic performs their 32nd consecutive sold-out show at Red Rocks Amphitheatre
Members of the Allman Brothers join Widespread Panic on stage in Canandaigua, New York. August 22, 2009

Widespread Panic is an American rock band from Athens, Georgia.

Clarke County, Georgia

Located in the northeastern part of the U.S. state of Georgia.

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Its county seat is Athens, with which it is a consolidated city-county.

Drive-By Truckers

Drive-By Truckers performing at The Gorge Amphitheatre, Washington, during the Sasquatch! Music Festival in 2010
Drive-By Truckers in 2008
Brad "The EZB" Morgan

Drive-By Truckers are an American rock band based in Athens, Georgia.

Of Montreal

of Montreal performing in 2015
Of Montreal performing in Athens, Georgia (2007)
Performing at the Positivus Music Festival in Riga last 2014

Of Montreal is an American indie pop band from Athens, Georgia.

Oconee River

220 mi river in the U.S. state of Georgia.

Map of the Altamaha River system with Oconee highlighted

South of Athens, two forks, known as the Middle Oconee River and North Oconee River, which flow for 55 – upstream, converge to form the Oconee River.

Indigo Girls

American folk rock music duo from Atlanta, Georgia, United States, consisting of Amy Ray and Emily Saliers.

Indigo Girls performing on August 12, 2021
After forming their duo in college, the Indigo Girls played small clubs in the Emory Village district of Druid Hills, Georgia.
Indigo Girls performing in 2005.
Performing at The Fillmore in Charlotte, North Carolina in 2018

That same year, the Indigo Girls released a six-track Extended play album named Indigo Girls, and in 1987 released their first full-length album, Strange Fire, recorded at John Keane Studio in Athens, Georgia, and including "Crazy Game".

Neutral Milk Hotel

American band formed in Ruston, Louisiana, by musician Jeff Mangum.

Neutral Milk Hotel performing in 2014
Jeff Mangum performing with Neutral Milk Hotel in 1997
Jeff Mangum performing on the Neutral Milk Hotel reunion tour in 2014

He moved to Athens, Georgia, and played in a band called Synthetic Flying Machine with Doss and Hart, but left shortly after the band was formed.

University of Georgia

Lyman Hall, one of founders of the University of Georgia
Old College Building
Abraham Baldwin, one of the founders and first president of the University of Georgia
Mary Ethel Creswell, in 1919, the first woman to earn an undergraduate degree at the university
This postcard depicts Mary Lyndon Hall (built in 1938), named after the first female student at UGA to earn a graduate degree.
The Holmes-Hunter Academic Building
Zell Miller, UGA alumnus and former Governor and U.S. Senator who helped establish the HOPE Scholarship
The Peabody Awards (statuettes pictured) originated at, and are awarded by, the University of Georgia
Founders Memorial Garden
The Arch
Ilah Dunlap Little Memorial Library
Lumpkin House on Cedar Street on the UGA campus
Paul D. Coverdell Center for Biomedical and Health Sciences
Zell B. Miller Learning Center
Richard B. Russell Jr. Special Collections Libraries Building
A fountain in the State Botanical Garden of Georgia
Stegeman Coliseum at UGA hosted 1996 Summer Olympics events.
UGA students reside in Trinity College while at Oxford University.
The R/V Savannah research vessel at the Skidaway Institute of Oceanography
University of Georgia dormitories on Sapelo Island.
Coastal Plain Experiment Station in Tifton.
UGA Health Sciences Campus Administration Building – Winnie Davis Hall
The College of Environment and Design building at the University of Georgia is a LEED certified structure that features 72 solar panels and water reclamation technology.
The first football squad at the University of Georgia in 1892.
The Olympic flag waves at the 1996 games.
UGA athletics logo
Uga VI, the official live mascot of the Georgia Bulldogs 1999–2008
The ringing of the Chapel Bell is a tradition held by students and alumni of the University of Georgia.
The Arch at the University of Georgia
United States Senator Saxby Chambliss
Terrell Davis, Pro Football Hall of Famer
Natasha Tretheway, United States Poet Laureate

The University of Georgia (UGA or Georgia) is a public land-grant research university with its main campus in Athens, Georgia.

Jackson County, Georgia

County located in the northeastern part of the U.S. state of Georgia.

A highway sign designating the border between Nicholas and Greenbrier counties in West Virginia along a secondary road

Jackson County comprises the Jefferson, GA Micropolitan Statistical Area, which is included in the Atlanta-Athens-Clarke County-Sandy Springs, GA Combined Statistical Area.