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40 Watt Club

  • 285 W. Washington St.|
  • Athens GA 30601
  • 706-549-7871
  • Region: Downtown

Internationally-renowned nightspot with live music almost every night of the week. The Fabulous 40 Watt is a must-see for any visitors interested in the growth of the Athens alt-rock scene.

The club continues to receive national acclaim; check it out!

  • "Best Small Music Venue," 10Best and USA TODAY's Readers' Choice contest, June 2015 
  • "America's Coolest Music Venues," Travel + Leisure, June 2014
  • "America's Seven Best Small Rock Clubs," Thrillist.com, November 8, 2013
  • "The Best Clubs in America," Rolling Stone magazine, March 2013
  • "America's 40 Best Music Venues," Paste Magazine.
  • Recommended by Daily Candy, Atlanta.

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    • Location: 40 Watt Club
    • Host: R.E.M.
    • 10/21/17
    • A listening and viewing party celebrating the 25th anniversary of both the…
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