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COLLiDE Travel is an interactive collection of city guides curated by local bands, artists and tastemakers. Spanning the globe, hundreds of creatives have shared their favorite local hangs, from the underground to the upscale, and everything in between. So choose a city and start exploring!
Monsoon

Slam dancers and stage divers need look no further than Monsoon’s aggressive brand of punk-pop. Empowering intensity, unpredictable rhythm structures and Sienna Chandler’s quirky and powerful singing balance out feral punk rock with memorable hooks and accessible musicianship. Monsoon’s diverse sound finds its backbone in brazen energy and right production.

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Athens, GA
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Ike & Jane
This simple spot is a cafe with light breakfast & lunch foods plus a bakery with scratch-made goods.
1307 Prince Ave, Athens, GA 30606, USA
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Atomic
Funk junk extravaganza. Art, vinyl and vintage finds for everyone! 
260 W Clayton St, Athens, GA 30601, USA
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The World Famous
Cozy venue that serves up craft cocktails, beer, coffee and more.
351 N Hull St, Athens, GA 30601, USA
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Viva! Argentine Cuisine
Argentine cuisine on the East Side of Athens.
247 Prince Ave, Athens, GA 30601, USA
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Caledonia Lounge
Intimate alternative music venue showcasing both emerging & well-known bands several nights a week.
256 W Clayton St, Athens, GA 30601, USA
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Hendershots Coffee
Coffee shop & bar in a former gas station offering a casual Southern menu, live music & local art.
237 Prince Ave, Athens, GA 30601, USA
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Walkers Coffee Shop & Pub
Cafe by day selling coffee, pastries & sandwiches, bar by night for beer & cocktails, plus a patio.
128 College Ave, Athens, GA 30601, USA
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The Grit
100% meat-free eatery in a historic building serves innovative dishes in a diner-style setting.
199 Prince Ave, Athens, GA 30601, USA
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Flicker Theatre & Bar
Cozy venue with a full bar for live music, independent films, art shows & other creative events.
263 W Washington St, Athens, GA 30601, USA
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Georgia Theatre
Georgia Theatre is a live music venue and event space in Athens, Georgia. Many prominent national and local acts across all genres have performed at the Theatre, including rock, folk, country, indie, alternative, hip hop and electronic.
215 N Lumpkin St, Athens, GA 30601, USA
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Jittery Joe’s Coffee
Hip coffeehouse chain serving microroasted brews from around the world, plus baked goods.
297 E Broad St, Athens, GA 30601, USA
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40 Watt Club
The 40 Watt Club is a music venue in Athens, Georgia. Along with CBGB's, the Whisky a Go Go, and selected others, it was instrumental in launching American punk rock and new wave music.
285 W Washington St, Athens, GA 30601, USA
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