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the nonessentials

Rank #61 US Atlanta, GA Blues / Rock-n-Roll / Originals


Sounds Like: Allman Brothers, Chess Records, Muddy Waters, Willie Dixon, Stevie Ray Vaughan

Bio: The nonessentials formed back in 1996 when the govment sent home all its nonessential employees, which we were back then. We were just hanging out when John Henry Hankinson, the Heavy Weighter from Decatur (having now morphed into Big Puff), said, "Boys, I think we need to play the blues." The re... See Full Bio

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Twitter_icon_for_status: the nonessentials has a show on 02/01/2014 at 07:00 PM @ Tin Roof C... in Atlanta, GA http://t.co/wvhjO0Oes3 #concert


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  • 2014

    Feb 1

    Atlanta, GA, US | 7:00pm
    Tin Roof Cantina
    Atlanta, GA, US
    Sat Feb 01 7:00pm


    The nonessentials and the Vanessa Deliz Band - One Night Only!

  • 2013

    Aug 31

    Tucker, GA, US | 8:00pm

    Tucker, GA, US
    Sat Aug 31, 2013 8:00pm


    Come out. We're going to have a Funky good time. I'll be performing songs from my upcoming Cd with The Nonessentials. And BTW the food is Delicious.

  • 2013

    Jun 29

    tucker, GA, US | 8:00pm
    Shorty's Pizza
    tucker, GA, US
    Sat Jun 29, 2013 8:00pm


    Don't miss this great opportunity to see the nonessentials joined by our great friend Vanessa Deliz!! What a treat!!

  • 2012

    Sep 29

    Mableton, GA, US | 11:00am
    Riverview Landing Fall Fes...
    Mableton, GA, US
    Sat Sep 29, 2012 11:00am


    This is a great setting, right by the Chatahooche! Dog friendly! A great place to be truly nonessential!

  • 2012

    Sep 23

    Atlanta, GA, US | 12:00am
    Paws in the Park
    Atlanta, GA, US
    Sun Sep 23, 2012 12:00am


    Come join us for an afternoon in the park! Several great bands, headlined around 3pm by the nonessentials. Bring your doggies!

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