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Live Wire Athens (formerly New Earth)

New Earth Music Hall reopens as Live Wire Athens in February 2015, bigger and better than ever.

  • Main Stage has a 300-400 capacity.
  • Bar Room Stage 100 capacity.
  • Outdoor Stage who knows.

Food Truck and Beer Garden outside to come.


  • High-speed Internet Access: Yes


  • Pet Friendly: Yes
  • Handicap Accessible: Yes
  • Guided Tours: Yes
  • Kids Programs: Yes
  • Onsite Restaurant/Food Vendor: Yes
  • Paid Admission: Yes
  • Parking Available: Yes

Live Wire Athens (formerly New Earth) Meeting Facility

  • Ceiling Size: 16.00
  • Total Sqft.: 4500.00
  • Theatre Capacity: 450
  • Banquet Capacity: 450

Meeting Facility Rooms

No meeting rooms have been added

Open Mic!

    From: October 08, 2014
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Wednesday
Open Mic every Wednesday at New Earth Music Hall. View Details

Myriad Interactive Arts and Music Exhibition

    From: April 07, 2015
Grab a friend and join Myriad Interactive Arts and Music Exhibition on the first Tuesday of the month at Live Wire Athens for a festival of musi... View Details

Beat Wars Episde III: Put Up or Shut Up

    From: April 25, 2015 - April 25, 2015
Grab a friend and come to Live Wire Athens for Beat Wars Episode III: Put up or Shut up! View Details

Lucidea and Telekenetic Walrus

    From: April 28, 2015 - April 28, 2015
Grab a friend and come to Live Wire Athens to see Lucidea and Telekenetic Walrus! View Details