Melissa Ruggieri, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Melissa Ruggieri

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Atlanta, GA, United States

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Recent:
  • The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
  • WSB Radio
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  • AJCaccessATL
  • Austin 360
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Recent articles by Melissa:

Killer Mike and El-P will offer ‘Run The Jewels 4’ album for free following George Floyd protests

Killer Mike and El-P will offer ‘Run The Jewels 4’ album for free following George Floyd protests → Read More

Atlanta hip-hop stars T.I., Killer Mike and others try reason amid the chaos

Atlanta hip-hop stars T.I., Killer Mike and others try reason amid the chaos → Read More

The Steve Martin and Martin Short show at Chastain is canceled for September

The Steve Martin and Martin Short show at Chastain is canceled for September → Read More

Mic Check: Larkin Poe readying release of new album, preparing more livestreams

Mic Check: Larkin Poe readying release of new album, preparing more livestreams → Read More

‘Hamilton’ is rescheduled at the Fox Theatre for 2021

‘Hamilton’ is rescheduled at the Fox Theatre for 2021 → Read More

Alicia Keys postpones world tour, including Chastain show

Alicia Keys postpones world tour, including Chastain show → Read More

Indigo Girls talk about visceral new album, ‘Look Long,’ livestreams for charity

Indigo Girls talk about visceral new album, ‘Look Long,’ livestreams for charity → Read More

Sugarland cancels summer tour, which included hometown Atlanta stop

Sugarland cancels summer tour, which included hometown Atlanta stop → Read More

Kenny Chesney moves stadium tour to 2021

Kenny Chesney was one of the first artists to announce a tour postponement, as he told fans in mid-March that he was pressing pause before tour rehearsals even started. At the time, Chesney and promoter Messina Touring were optimistic about rescheduling the spate of stadium shows, which included a May 16 appearance at Mercedes-Benz Stadium. Florida Georgia Line, Old Dominion and Michael Franti… → Read More

Donna Summer musical at the Fox Theatre canceled due to ongoing coronavirus concerns

Donna Summer musical at the Fox Theatre canceled due to ongoing coronavirus concerns → Read More

Bob Dylan cancels 2020 summer tour, including performance in Alpharetta

Bob Dylan cancels 2020 summer tour, including performance in Alpharetta → Read More

Dolly Parton, Jon Bon Jovi, Audra McDonald and others to participate in ‘A Night of Covenant House Stars’

Dolly Parton, Jon Bon Jovi, Audra McDonald and others to participate in ‘A Night of Covenant House Stars’ → Read More

Alanis Morissette postpones ‘Jagged Little Pill’ anniversary tour until 2021

Alanis Morissette postpones ‘Jagged Little Pill’ anniversary tour until 2021 → Read More

Little Richard’s songs

Little Richard’s songs - remembering his biggest hits → Read More

Mic Check: Ed Roland uses quarantine to create a new band, The Living Room

Mic Check: Ed Roland uses quarantine to create a new band, The Living Room → Read More

Dave Matthews Band pushes summer tour, including Alpharetta show, to 2021

Dave Matthews Band pushes summer tour, including Alpharetta show, to 2021 → Read More

Journey cancels summer tour with The Pretenders, including August Atla

Journey cancels summer tour with The Pretenders, including August Atlanta date → Read More

Phish’s Green Concert at Piedmont Park is postponed until 2021

The return of The Green Concert to Piedmont Park will have to wait a bit longer. This year’s concert with Phish – Aug. 1-2 – has been postponed as the band reschedules its entire summer tour. The show would have benefited Piedmont Park Conservancy, which was producing the event in conjunction with Atlanta’s Rival Entertainment. The Conservancy, along with the City of Atlanta’s Mayor’s Office and… → Read More

SiriusXM debuts The Prince Channel, along with previously unheard radio show

SiriusXM debuts The Prince Channel, along with previously unheard radio show → Read More

CeeLo Green to perform on new AXS TV series, ‘At Home and Social’

CeeLo Green to perform on new AXS TV series, ‘At Home and Social’ → Read More