Elf Power, The Veldt, Feather Trade, Kleenex Girl Wonder, Rat Fancy, Happy Abandon, White Violet

ATHENS POPFEST - NIGHT ONE

Elf Power

The Veldt

Feather Trade

Kleenex Girl Wonder

Rat Fancy

Happy Abandon

White Violet

Wed, August 9, 2017

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

$8.00

Elf Power
Elf Power
ATHENS POPFEST - day one Night Showcase
40 Watt Club- doors: 7:00 pm
Admission: $8.00 or Popfest wristband

White Violet 7:30 pm
Happy Abandon 8:15 pm
RAT FANCY 9:00 pm
Kleenex Girl Wonder 10:00 pm
FEATHER TRADE 11:00 pm
The Veldt 12:00 am
Elf Power 1:00 am
The Veldt
The Veldt
The Veldt is an alternative guitar group from Raleigh, North Carolina, USA. The group became well known for using a lot of reverb/delay effects.
The Veldt played many shows across the US in the late 1990s opening for the likes of The Cocteau Twins, The Pixies, Lush, and The Jesus and Mary Chain.
In their heyday, the band never surpassed the level of cult status.
Kleenex Girl Wonder
Kleenex Girl Wonder
Kleenex Girl Wonder (or Kleenexgirlwonder or Kleen Ex-Girl Wonder in Japan) is an indie rock band from Chicago, and now based in New York City. The band mainly consists of Graham Smith, with a revolving line-up backing him on tours. His past backing band consisted of neighborhood friends from his hometown of Downers Grove, Illinois. This lineup consisted of Adam Blake (guitar), Rafeeq Hasan (bass), Quinn Goodwillie (guitar), Christian Goodwillie (bass) and Jeff Giba (drums).

Kleenex Girl Wonder temporarily disbanded in 2003, but a new album entitled "Mrs. Equitone" was released on June 9, 2009.
White Violet
White Violet
White Violet is four young men from Athens, GA. Their names are Vaughan Lamb, Brad Morgan, Lemuel Hayes and Nate Nelson. Their debut album for Normaltown Records is named Hiding, Mingling. Nelson has been writing songs for ten years and already has releases out there under his own name. Everything on Hiding, Mingling originated as "Nate Nelson" songs.
Venue Information:
40 Watt Club
285 West Washington St
Athens, GA, 30601
http://www.40watt.com/