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Hire an Athens Musician

Greg Reece aka Redneck GReeceWant your event to be truly memorable?
Just add some local Athens music, and we guarantee you'll get raves.

With hundreds of music acts living in and around the city, the Athens Convention & Visitors Bureau encourages convention planners, businesses and corporations to hire Athens musicians to play for special events. Live Athens music will strike just the right note with attendees and give your gathering the multidimensional, "only in Athens" feel that will make memories and have them talking well into the future.

Athens' live music is affordable and accessible. Let the Athens CVB assist you in booking a local musician for your next meeting, convention, or social gathering.


Contact our Sales Team:

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or, let us help you with a Request for Proposal for your meeting or convention!


Live Music Resources for Group Events:



Foundry Entertainment

  • 295 E. Dougherty St.
  • Athens, GA 30601
  • Phone: (706) 433.1926
  • Region: Downtown
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Foundry Entertainment is Athens' music matchmaker, booking all styles of music for any occasion.

The Highballs

  • 166 Stafford Drive
  • Athens, GA 30605
  • Phone: (706) 363-0083
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The Highballs are professional Athens musicians who specialize in weddings and events. The Highballs custom-tailor their performance to your taste, personality, itinerary and event style. They proudly more >>

Redcoat Band Alumni Pep Band

The Redcoat Alumni Pep Band, a smaller version of the Redcoat Alumni Band that has performed in Sanford football Stadium every Homecoming since 1974, can provide UGA spirit music for your corporate more >>