Gary Clark Jr. Takes Over The Tabernacle [Photos/Videos]

first_imgOn Friday, Gary Clark Jr. took to The Tabernacle in Atlanta, Georgia to bring his July run to a close. Dubbed “The Chosen One,” Gary Clark Jr. has been quickly rising the ranks to superstar status, with his soulful mix of blues and rock ‘n’ roll garnering him new fans consistently as well as headlining slots at major music festivals, such as the 50th anniversary of Monterey Pop. Going to one of his performances, it’s easy to see why the relatively young musician has earned such acclaim—Clark’s shows are powerful, with his commanding songwriting and straightforward stage presence highlighting his immense musicality, both vocally and with a guitar. For his performance in Atlanta earlier in the week, the show proved no different.You can watch some videos from Gary Clark Jr.’s Wednesday performance below, courtesy of Derek Stephens and pghsteelerschick1. You can also check out a gallery of photos from the show below, courtesy of Emily Butler. Gary Clark Jr. will return to the road next week, starting August 3 in St. Paul. See his upcoming tour dates here.Setlist: Gary Clark Jr. | The Tabernacle | Atlanta, GA | 7/21/17Catfish, Neighbor, Messin’ Train, Our Love, Cold Blooded, BYOB, Bright Lights, Travis, Grinder, Please Come Home, You Saved Me, Healing, Numb, ShakeGary Clark Jr. | The Tabernacle | Atlanta, GA | 7/21/17 | Photos by Emily Butler Load remaining imageslast_img read more

Amy Heckerling Reveals Clueless Musical Details

first_imgWe could really use some sort of herbal refreshment at this news! Clueless creator Amy Heckerling has now written the book to the previously reported stage adaptation of the hit 1995 movie. “It’s a jukebox musical,” she told ET, also confirming that Rock of Ages director Kristin Hanggi will helm the tuner.Clueless is loosely based on Jane Austen’s Emma and follows Cher, a high school student in Beverly Hills who, alongside best friend Dionne (both named after famous singers of the post who now do infomercials), decide to take a transfer student under their wing. After giving her a makeover and playing matchmaker, Cher discovers that despite her popularity, she herself is in need of a makeover to find the relationship she longs for.The film starred Alicia Silverstone, Stacey Dash, the late Brittany Murphy and Paul Rudd. According to Heckerling: “Well casting—that’s like going to be like the main problem.”Leave it with us, Ms. Heckerling. We’re already compiling a list of virgins who can’t drive (but can belt). They may or may not include Katy Perry. View Commentslast_img read more