40 Watt Club

Rock Club
285 W Washington St, Athens, GA 30601, United States
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  • Mon
    • 8:00 PM–10:00 PM
  • Tue–Wed
    • 7:00 PM–11:00 PM
  • Thu
    • 7:00 PM–1:00 AM
  • Fri
    • 6:00 PM–2:00 AM
  • Sat
    • 7:00 PM–1:00 AM
Credit Cards:
Yes (incl. American Express)
8.6/10

Based on 75 votes

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    Wil P.
    "Seeing the backstage where some of the most historic acts have..."(2 Tips)
    Jared F.
    "Bask in music history."(2 Tips)
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  • David D.

    One of the most vibrant, intimate, and exciting places to see live music in a city which specializes in live bands! Any band of importance which has originated in Athens has played here.

    David Derrick · August 31, 2014
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  • Kayleigh S.

    Get there early or you'll get a back of the house standing area!

    Kayleigh Simeone · February 16, 2014
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  • Don K.

    Love it. Great venue.

    Don K. · January 25, 2014
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  • Jared F.

    Venue with a pedigree. Bask in music history.

    Jared Friedberg · October 24, 2013
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  • 97.1 The River

    The B52s performed a reunion concert for their fans here in 1994.

    97.1 The River · July 12, 2013
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  • The Red & Black

    The Welfare Liners, Clay Leverett and the Chasers, Saturday at 8 p.m., $5

    The Red & Black · February 8, 2013
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  • Hannah H.

    Dan Korn is the best!! <3

    Hannah Hicks · February 3, 2013
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  • Wil P.

    Freelance Whales, Hundred Waters Saturday at 8 p.m.; $13 (adv.)/$15 (door)

    Wil Petty · January 23, 2013
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  • Wil P.

    The Music Tapes; Friday at 8:30, 10:30 p.m. $11

    Wil Petty · January 23, 2013
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  • Wil P.

    Friday: Dead Confederate and Easter Island. Saturday Afternoon: Like Totally: Saturday Night: Blind-by-Sight, Rest.

    Wil Petty · January 10, 2013
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  • Dan M.

    Best bartenders like Sara Blum

    Dan Matthews · March 17, 2012
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  • Ticket Alternative

    Tickets for most shows at the 40 Watt are available from www.ticketalternative.com Read more

    Ticket Alternative · January 15, 2012
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  • Wil P.

    Seeing the backstage where some of the most historic acts have signed the walls will change your whole perspective on this town's music history. Best know a band performing though.

    Wil Petty · October 22, 2011
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  • Taylor B.

    $25 for drinks for 5. Have a nice night whoever got charged for our drinks.

    Taylor Blumenberg · August 18, 2011
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  • Young, Foxy & Free

    Michael's band Pylon played here, Michael DJ'd here as Sux DJ. Read more

    Young, Foxy & Free · July 26, 2011
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  • GoRankem

    wanna check out a musician's catalogue before seeing them in concert? check out their ranking page over at www.gorankem.com!

    GoRankem · July 12, 2011
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  • Video_Bean

    24 oz PBR can is called a Bad BOY!! In Athens!

    Video_Bean · March 25, 2011
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  • Colin B.

    Baby baby and the orkids April 14th!!

    Colin Boddu · March 23, 2011
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  • Cindy P.

    I drew one of my sexy girl sketches on the wall backstage. it's ok, everyone draws on that wall.

    Cindy Pendley · February 5, 2011
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  • Karen R.

    i may have seen a ghost in the women's bathroom!

    Karen Ried · August 16, 2010
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  • Shane M.

    Its a magical land

    Shane Marshall · April 11, 2010
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