Local Information | Atlanta

Atlanta has a burgeoning and diverse music scene with many opportunities for the up-and-coming artist.

AIMM is located near the heart of Atlanta's vibrant scene. Atlanta is home to some of the most creative, successful, and influential artists of the past half-century.

The city of more than 4 million people is home to record labels, renowned recording studios, world-class venues, and all other aspects of the music and performing industry.

Some of the artists to emerge from the Atlanta music scene, or who are based in Atlanta, include: 

  • OutKast
  • Ludacris
  • Black Crowes
  • R.E.M.
  • Collective Soul
  • Widespread Panic
  • Indigo Girls
  • Alan Jackson
  • Toni Braxton
  • James Brown
  • Curtis Mayfield
  • Otis Redding
  • Johnny Mercer
  • Travis Tritt
  • Drivin n' Cryin
  • Allman Brothers
  • Butch Walker
  • Ray Charles
  • TLC
  • India Arie
  • Lena Horne

 One of the most wonderful things about Atlanta for a gigging musician is that every neighborhood has at least 3-4 venues for live music, and there are open mic nights everywhere.

Also, the Atlanta radio stations have a history of supporting local music.