Tunes from the Tombs

When:
June 8, 2019 @ 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm America/New York Timezone
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Where:
Oakland Cemetery
248 Oakland Ave SE, Atlanta, GA 30312
USA

For the fourth year, The Patch Works will participate as a Community Partner at Oakland Cemetery’s Tunes From the Tombs.

This day of music, art, and history for the whole family will bring amazing local talent to four stages at Oakland Cemetery for a ninth year.

In addition to great music, Tunes from the Tombs will feature local food trucks and beer, free mini-tours of the cemetery, and an artists market. Plan your day of fun and great music with the schedule on Oakland Cemetery’s website and sample the musical acts with their playlist. Learn more and get tickets.

FROM HISTORIC OAKLAND CEMETERY’S WEBSITE:

Come and enjoy a day of incredible music in Atlanta’s most unique music venue!

What is Tunes from the Tombs? Now in its ninth year, Tunes from the Tombs is a day of incredible music and performances at one of the city’s most unique music venues: historic Oakland Cemetery.

In addition to three stages of great talent, you can also enjoy Atlanta craft beer and local food trucks, visit some of Oakland’s famous residents on free mini-tours, and find one-of-a-kind souvenirs at the artist market. Tickets are on sale now.

When? Tunes from the Tombs happens Saturday, June 8 from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m. Gates open at noon and performances begin at 12:30 p.m. Get more details: Tunes from the Tombs F.A.Q.s (pdf).

Who’s playing this year? Tunes from the Tombs features an all-local lineup, with over a dozen bands performing on three stages and busking throughout the cemetery.

Headlining: Futurebirds

SCHEDULE

Platform Main Stage

2:15 – 3:00: She Returns From War
3:30 – 4:30: The Artisanals
5:00 – 6:00: Ruby Velle & The Soulphonics
6:30 – 8:00: Futurebirds

Larkin Underground Stage

12:30 – 1:30: Distilled Butter Band
2:00 – 3:00: Mike Killeen
3:30 – 4:30: Kylie Odetta
5:00 – 6:00: The Haraway Brothers

New Realm Beer Garden & Acoustic Stage

1:00 – 2:00: Kylie Odetta
2:15 – 3:15: Caryn Lee Carter
3:30 – 4:30: She Returns From War
4:45 – 5:45: Mike Killeen

Bell Tower Buskers’ Stage

1:00 – 2:00: Octave
2:00 – 3:00: The Hills and The Holler
3:00 – 4:00: Serson Brannen
4:00 – 5:00: Nate Helfrich

What else is going on?

  • Enjoy free mini-tours of Oakland offered throughout the event
  • Local food trucks and Atlanta craft beers will be sold throughout the event
  • HOF pop-up shop and Visitor Center will be selling Tunes from the Tombs merchandise including our limited edition 2019 Event T-shirt
  • Visit local artists and community organizations in our artists market
  • King of Pops Field Day
  • Bobby Seymore Living Statue

Artist Market Vendors

  • Twin Ravens Studios
  • Sweetie Pie’s Knitting and Crocheting
  • Skull Sisters Design
  • Matt Albert
  • Jiiri
  • Dirty Threads ATL
  • The Asylum Countess
  • JLVannattaArts
  • Organic CBD Solutions
  • Little Hilton’s Snow Cones
  • Haw Metalsmith
  • Under The Slab
  • Carmanda Arts Things
  • Shadow Mongrel Arts
  • Midge Man Records
  • Wilde Autumn Apothecary
  • MileyMade

Community Partners

  • Cabbagetown Neighborhood Improvement Association
  • The Patch Works Art & History Center