Athens, GA: Freak Beat

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No strangers to 8mm film cams, the Athens scene of the ’70s and ’80s was a well-documented one. Check out clips from the scene-defining documentary Athens, GA-Inside/Out and some rare live performances of “Rock Lobster” and “Devil in My Car” from The B-52’s. Photo courtesy of Michael Lachowski.

Read the full feature on Athens' psychedelic dance-rock underground in Issue 120 of XLR8R.

Athens, GA-Inside/Out

"Rock Lobster"

"Devil in My Car"