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Mara's Music Mix

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For nearly two decades, Mara Davis was a well-known voice on Atlanta's FM airwaves, first on Z-93, and then on Dave FM.

Now she joins WABE's Steve Goss each Friday for a preview of weekend music events.

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A pair of female rock and roll legends will share an arena and the "Highway to the Dangerzone" leads right to the Marcus JCC Book Festival this weekend.

Contributor Mara Davis joins host emeritus Steve Goss for a look ahead at metro Atlanta's upcoming concert offerings with Mara's Music Mix.

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One of the most successful singers in the world makes her long-awaited return to Atlanta tonight and a faceless songwriter takes to the arena.

Contributor Mara Davis joins host emeritus Steve Goss for a look ahead at this weekend's upcoming concerts with "Mara's Music Mix."

Phish performs during the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival in Manchester, Tenn., Sunday, June 10, 2012.
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This weekend brings surfer-songwriters, country rebels and the quintessential jam band to Atlanta. Contributor Mara Davis joins host emeritus Steve Goss for a look ahead with "Mara's Music Mix."

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A "Messenger" is arriving in the west side of town and alternative black culture is taking over Mechanicsville.

Contributor Mara Davis joins host emeritus Steve Goss to unpack the weekend's concert offerings on Mara's Music Mix.

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If Music Midtown didn’t leave you all festival'ed-out, two more music festivals are hitting the metro Atlanta area this weekend. Contributor Mara Davis joins host emeritus Steve Goss for a preview of upcoming concerts for "Mara's Music Mix."

Beyonce performs during the Formation World Tour at NRG Stadium on Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016, in Houston.
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This weekend, a pair of beloved singer-songwriters hit the Fox and Queen Bey returns to the Dome. Contributor Mara Davis joins host emeritus Steve Goss for a look at upcoming concerts in "Mara’s Music Mix."

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Music will be absolutely taking over Midtown this weekend, and for a look at the acts descending on festival crowds and tiny clubs alike, contributor Mara Davis joins host emeritus Steve Goss for "Mara's Music Mix."

In this Sunday, May 17, 2015 file photo, Kanye West performs at the Billboard Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.
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Is Atlanta about to get a complete Dungeon Family reunion?

Contributor Mara Davis and host emeritus Steve Goss speculate on whether Andre 3000 will make his rumored appearance at the ONE Music Festival and discuss other highlights of the weekend's concert calendar on "Mara's Music Mix."

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This holiday weekend's packed schedule of festivals and events will have an eclectic evening soundtrack, featuring everything from German electronic pioneers to a cult internet cartoon character. 

Contributor Mara Davis joins host emeritus Steve Goss for a look ahead at the weekend's concert calendar on Mara's Music Mix.

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This weekend, Atlanta is playing host to both some 80s junior prom throwbacks and a pair of hip-hop super stars.

Contributor Mara Davis joins host emeritus Steve Goss for the look at the wide spectrum of artists coming to town.

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This weekend, local musicians are banding together to pay tribute to a classic of Atlanta R&B, and a breakout 18-year-old rapper takes Center Stage. Contributor Mara Davis joins host emeritus Steve Goss for a look ahead at concert offerings.

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This weekend, we have everything from hair metal to country stars coming out of exile heading to Atlanta. Contributor Mara Davis joins host emeritus Steve Goss for a look ahead at who's coming back on Mara's Music Mix.

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The Queen of Funk and the current kings of Top 40 are descending on Atlanta this weekend. WABE contributor Mara Davis joins host emeritus Steve Goss to hit the highlights of this weekend's concert calendar with Mara's Music Mix.

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This week in Atlanta concerts, we have an all-female supergroup, 90s rockers making a comeback, a golden-voiced singer-songwriter and more.

Contributor Mara Davis joins host emeritus Steve Goss for a look at "Mara's Music Mix."

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Garbage, Gucci and one giant clown are just some of what's going on in Atlanta's concert venue's this weekend. WABE contributor Mara Davis joins host emeritus Steve Goss for a look ahead at the calendar.

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The 1990s are returning to Atlanta this weekend, or at least to its concert venues. WABE contributor Mara Davis and host emeritus Steve Goss discuss upcoming shows, including Drivin & Cryin's two-night stint in Midtown, the Indigo Girls at the Atlanta Botanical Garden, and a packed lineup of vintage hip-hop acts taking over Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre in this week's Mara's Music Mix.

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Atlanta is an international hub this weekend, both at the airport and in our music venues. The city is welcoming artists from South Korea and New Zealand. 

Contributor Mara Davis and host emeritus Steve Goss are joining up to bring us those and many other concert listings for this week's Mara's Music Mix.

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This Independence Day weekend, Atlanta plays host to an Eagle, a jam band celebration and a Brit-Pop survivor gone solo.

Contributor Mara Davis joins host emeritus Steve Goss for a look at the upcoming concert calendar with "Mara's Music Mix."

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This weekend, Atlanta clubs, concerts halls and stadiums will ring with the sounds of '80s goth rock, a hip-hop hit-maker and indie rock duos a-plenty.

Contributor Mara Davis joins WABE host emeritus Steve Goss for a look ahead at the upcoming concert calendar.

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This weekend, Atlanta plays host to a music festival in a cemetery, some old-school Atlanta rock 'n' roll and the "Weird One" himself at the Fox Theatre. 

Contributor Mara Davis joins host emeritus Steve Goss for their look at the concert calendar with "Mara's Music Mix."

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This weekend, Atlanta plays host to a huge country star from Down Under, a controversial R&B singer and a showcase of golden oldies. 

Contributor Mara Davis joins host emeritus Steve Goss for a look ahead at the weekend's concert calendar.

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This weekend, Atlanta plays host to a country music legend, an 80s pop sensation gone country and one of the most beloved public radio programs around.

Contributor Mara Davis joins host emeritus Steve Goss for a look at the upcoming concert calendar for Mara's Music Mix.

Dave Matthews performs with his band during a concert at West Point Military Academy,N.Y. on Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2007.
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This weekend, Atlanta is playing host to a jazz festival, an '80s teen movie throwback and the mighty Dave. Contributor Mara Davis joins host emeritus Steve Goss for a look at the calendar with Mara's Music Mix.

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This weekend sees Atlanta's second "Shaky" festival of the year with the Shaky Beats Fest, as well as country acts both classic and contemporary. 

Contributor Mara Davis joins host emeritus Steve Goss for a look ahead at Atlanta's concert calendar with "Mara's Music Mix."

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Music festivals are taking over two of Atlanta's parks this weekend, and the shows don't stop there. Contributor Mara Davis joins host emeritus Steve Goss to fill us on on what's shaking around town.

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Coming to Atlanta this Mother's Day weekend: an enigmatic R&B diva, a pair of sax-playing twins and one of the longest-running hard rock bands in the world.

Contributor Mara Davis sat down with host emeritus Steve Goss for "Mara's Music Mix."

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Just a week after nearly breaking the internet with her new album "Lemonade," Beyoncé will be performing in Atlanta this weekend.

Contributor Mara Davis joins host emeritus Steve Goss for a look at that show and many more in "Mara's Music Mix."

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April 20, or "4/20," was this Wednesday ... and it continues through this weekend. The Sweetwater 420 Fest takes over Centennial Olympic Park and there is so much more happening in Atlanta music this week.

Contributor Mara Davis joined host emeritus Steve Goss for a look at upcoming shows for Mara's Music Mix.

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This weekend, Atlanta is playing host to Duran Duran, Bryan Adams and rapper Rakim. No, we haven't been transported back to the 1980s; it's just "Mara's Music Mix"!

Contributor Mara Davis joins host emeritus Steve Goss for a look at acts both old and new making their way through Atlanta.

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This weekend, Atlanta is playing host to folk rock giants, indie rock darlings and the Particle Men themselves on what might be their final tour.

Contributor Mara Davis joined host emeritus Steve Goss for a look at upcoming concerts.

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