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Live History

(Reports & reviews, set lists, pics, videos and sometimes even audio recordings!)

 

 

 

July 20, 2013 - Visulite Theatre - Charlotte, North Carolina (Performing With Abbey Road Live) - Set List And Photos Are Here.

June 29, 2013 - Georgia Theatre - Evening Show - Athens, GA (Performing With Abbey Road Live) - Set List And Photos Are Here.

June 29, 2013 - Georgia Theatre - Afternoon Matinee - Athens, GA (Performing With Abbey Road Live) - Set List Only Here (No Photos From The Afternoon Show)

June 15, 2013 - The Orange Peel - Asheville, North Carolina (Performing With Abbey Road Live) - Set List And Photos Here

May 1, 2013 - The Melting Point - Athens, Georgia (Performing With Abbey Road Live) (No photos or videos available from this show.)

April 26, 2013 - Rhythm And Brews Music Hall - Chattanooga, Tennessee (Performing With Abbey Road Live) - Set List And Photos Here

April 20, 2013 - The Melting Point - Athens, Georgia (Performing With The Spinoffs) - Set List And Photos Here

April 12, 2013 - The Melting Point - Athens, Georgia (Performing With Abbey Road Live) - Set List And Photos Here

April 6, 2013 - Variety Playhouse - Atlanta, Georgia (Performing With Abbey Road Live) - Set List And Photos Here

Additional photos from April 6, 2013 by Dan Harr can be seen here.

March 23, 2013 - Georgia Theatre - Athens, Georgia (Performing With Abbey Road Live) - Set List And Photos Here

March 18, 2013 - Red Clay Theatre - Duluth, Georgia (Solo Acoustic Performance) - Set List And Photos Here

March 9, 2013 - Hendershot's - Athens, Georgia (Solo Acoustic Performance) - Set List And Photos Here

March 1, 2013 - Georgia Theatre - Athens, Georgia (Performing With Abbey Road Live) - Set List And Photos Here

February 9, 2013 - Flicker Theatre - Athens, Georgia (Solo Acoustic Performance) - Set List And Photos Here

January 19, 2013 - Hendershot's - Athens, Georgia (Solo Acoustic Performance) - Set List And Photos Here

 


December 20, 2012 - Little Kings - Athens, Georgia (Chris performed with The Spinoffs. Set List And Photos Are Here.)


November 10, 2012 - Ross Albert's House Party - Atlanta, Georgia (Chris sat in with John Faye, Cliff Hillis, and Lyle Bufkin for 4 songs).

(For videos from Nov. 10, 2012, Click Here.)


September 15, 2012 - Cuscowilla Golf Resort - Eatonton, Georgia (Photos And Set List From Chris' First Gig As A Wedding Singer!)


April 29, 2012 - Skate Inn - Athens, Georgia (Chris sat in with Kite To The Moon and Shelly Lotus to perform a set full of songs from the early '80s. No pictures or video have appeared from this show. If you have any, be in touch).

January 11, 2012 - 37 Main - Buford, Georgia (Photos And Set List)

January 1, 2012 - Hendershot's - Athens, GA (Chris sat in with Michael Guthrie Band) (Photos And Set List)
(For Videos, Click Here.)

December 17, 2011 - Critical Darlings @ 40 Watt Club - Athens, GA (Photos And Set List)

December 17, 2011 - The Spinoffs @ 40 Watt Club - Athens, GA (Photos And Set List)

December 9, 2011 - The Spinoffs @ Caledonia Lounge - Athens, GA (Photos And Set List)
(Download Sloan Simpson's Audio Of The Full Show Here)

November 12, 2011 - Go Bar - Athens, GA (Photos And Set List)

November 5, 2011 - Caledonia Lounge - Athens, GA (Photos And Set List)
(For a video clip from this show, click here.)

October 31, 2011 - The Holly Theater - Dahlonega, GA (Photos And Set List)
(For videos from this show, click here).

 

 

 

October 29, 2011 - Ziggy Stardust Halloween Show (Guest Appearance By Chris) - Georgia Theatre - Athens, GA (Photos And Set List)

October 5, 2011 - 37 Main - Buford, GA (Photos And Set List)
(For Videos From This Show, Click Here.)

September 29, 2011 - 40 Watt Club - Athens, GA (Photos And Set List)
(For Videos From This Show, Click Here.)
(For Live Review From The Red And Black, Click Here.)

September 10, 2011 - The Holly Theater - Dahlonega, GA (Photos And Set List)
(For Videos From This Show, Click Here.)

August 18, 2011 - University Of Georgia (Bolton Dining Hall) (Photos And Set List)

July 30, 2011 - The Buckhead Theatre - Atlanta, GA (Photos And Set List)
For A Video From This Show, Click Here.)

July 23, 2011 - 40 Watt Club (Acoustic Set @ Secret Record Swap)
(For Videos From This Show, Click Here.)

July 22, 2011 - 40 Watt Club - Athens, GA

July 9, 2011 - The Caledonia Lounge - Athens, GA (Review by Kristen Danch-Powell)

July 2, 2011 - Farmfest 4 - Farmington, GA

June 26, 2011 - Bey's In Five Points - Columbia, SC

 

June 24, 2011 -The Globe - Athens, GA (The Spinoffs featuring Chris McKay as part of AthFest)

April 16, 2011 - Benefit For Officer Buddy Christian - The Office - Athens, Georgia (With Tealvox, Michael Guthrie and many others).

April 6, 2011 - Play For Japan Benefit (The Critical Darlings with Kite To The Moon, Michael Guthrie Band, The Shut-Ups and Monahan) - Athens, GA

March 13, 2011 - The Critical Darlings On Live From The Classic City (Photo Gallery)
For video of "Hold On", click here.
For video of "You Belong To Me", click here.

February 27, 2011 - Live From The Classic City - Athens, GA (The Pretty Please featuring Chris McKay & Ash)

February 12, 2011 - R.P.M. - Athens, GA (The Pretty Please 1st Show featuring Chris McKay & Ash)

December 18, 2010 - The Spinoffs' First Live Performance - 40 Watt Club, Athens, Georgia

 

June 19, 2010 - 40 Watt Club - Athens, GA

June 18, 2010 - Live From The Classic City - Athens, GA

May 21, 2010 - Ziggy Stardust (David Bowie Tribute With Chris on Lead Guitar) - New Earth Music Hall - Athens, GA

May 15, 2010 - Melting Point - Athens, GA

 

April 29, 2010 - Max Canada - Athens, GA

December 12, 2009 - The Independent - Auburn, AL (Josh Harrison's last show!)

December 11, 2009 - Egan's - Tuscaloosa, AL

November 13, 2009 - The Venue - Camden, SC

October 28, 2009 - The Caledonia Lounge - Athens, GA

September 26, 2009 - Charlotte Pop Fest - Charlotte, NC

September 12, 2009 - The Independent - Auburn, AL

August 29, 2009 - Prevue Music Hall - Charlotte, NC (pics only- Awaiting Frank's Review)

 



August 21, 2009 - The Local - Marietta, GA (with King's X)

June 5, 2009 - Georgia Theatre - Athens, GA (Ziggy Stardust Tribute with Chris McKay on lead guitar!) View photos here!

May 30, 2009 - The Rocket Club - Asheville, NC (Joe's final show)

May 23, 2009 - Prevue Hall - Charlotte, NC  (View Photos Here)

May 16, 2009 - 40 Watt - Athens, GA

May 3, 2009 - 31st Annual Human Rights Festival - Athens, GA

May 2, 2009 - Art Bar - Columbia, SC

 

 

April 24, 2009 - Go Bar - Athens, GA

April 3, 2009 - The Independent - Auburn, AL

March 28, 2009 - Prevue Music Hall - Charlotte, NC (with The Stellas & Grown Up Avenger Stuff)

March 20, 2009 - 40 Watt - Athens, GA (Opening for The Rattlers)

March 19, 2009 - Sustainapalooza @ Legion Field - Athens, GA

February 17, 2009 - 10 High - Atlanta, GA

February 10, 2009 - The Caledonia Lounge - Athens, GA (*Secret Show*)

February 5, 2009 - Georgia Theatre - Athens, GA (The Critical Darlings open for Ziggy Stardust & The Spiders From Mars with Chris McKay on guitar)

January 16, 2009 - SoHo - Columbus, GA

January 9, 2009 - Hank's Garage - Atlanta, GA

January 2, 2009 - Wonderroot - Atlanta, GA

October 31, 2008 - Georgia Theater - Athens, GA

 

October 11, 2008 - University Of Georgia - Athens, GA (Photos Only)

October 10, 2008 - Hank's Garage (TV Show Taping) - Atlanta, GA (Photos Part 1)
(For Videos From This Show, Click Here.)

September 26, 2008 - Alibi - Athens, GA (Photos Only)

September 19, 2008 - Atlantis Music Conference/ PureVolume Showcase @ Vinyl - Atlanta, GA

September 17, 2008 - GRAMMY / Atlantis Opening Party @ Opera - Atlanta, GA

September 3, 2008 - Georgia Theatre - Athens, GA (Photos Only)

August 29, 2008 - Upper South Carolina State Fair - Greenville, SC (Photos Only)

August 22 - 2008 - Rye Bar - Athens, GA (Photos Only)

August 1, 2008 - First Fridays / Sundre Blues - Watkinsville, GA

July 30, 2008 - Star Bar - Atlanta, GA

July 24, 2008 - Tasty World - Athens, GA

July 19, 2008 - Movie Screams Rock Show Taping - Atlanta, GA (Photos Only)
(For Videos And Interviews From This Show, Click Here.)

July 17, 2008 - Vinocity - Atlanta, GA

June 28, 2008 - Gypsy G's - Greenville, SC

 

May 31, 2008 - 40 Watt Club - Athens, GA

May 23, 2008 - Memorial Park - Athens, GA

May 16, 2008 - SoHo - Columbus, GA (Sold Out!!)

May 9, 2008 - Gypsy G's - Greenville, SC

May 1, 2008 - 40 Watt Club - Athens, GA

April 4, 2008 - The Tate Student Center @ UGA - Athens, GA

March 15, 2008 - Midtown Music Hall - Chattanooga, TN

February 27, 2008 - Star Bar - Atlanta, GA

February 22, 2008 - Tasty World - Athens, GA

February 16, 2008 - Vinyl - Atlanta, GA

January 26, 2008 - Midtown Music Hall - Chattanooga, TN

January 4, 2008 - 10 High - Atlanta, GA

 

 

 

December 15, 2007 - Allen's - Athens, GA

December 9, 2007 - 5 Points Pub - Columbia, SC

November 29, 2007 - 10 High - Atlanta, GA

October 27, 2007 - Rhame Arena - Camden, SC

October 19, 2007 - Eastwood Pub - Athens, GA (Photos Only)

October 12, 2007 - Rooster's Den - Columbia, SC (Photos Only)

October 10, 2007 - Eastwood Pub - Athens, GA (Joe Orr Solo Show with guest appearance by Chris McKay) (Photos Only)

October 6, 2007 - Little Kings - Athens, GA (Photos Only)

August 24, 2007 - Mad Mad Whirled - Marietta, GA (Photos Only)

August 14, 2007 - Tasty World - Athens, GA

August 10, 2007 - Gypsy G's - Greenville, SC

May 31, 2007 - The Mission - Augusta, GA

May 25, 2007 - @tmosphere - Loganville, GA

May 24, 2007 - Midtown Music Hall - Chattanooga, TN

May 18, 2007 - Little Kings - Athens, GA (with Great Society and The Vinyl Strangers)

April 18, 2007 - Tasty World - Athens, GA (with Great Society, The Cubs and Sleeping In The Aviary) (Click here to download mp3's of every song played as recorded through the soundboard.)

April 14, 2007 - Little Kings - Athens, GA - "Concert For The Kids" Benefit Show (with Rollin' Home, New Moon, Samurai Trout and Rawin Hiro)

April 11, 2007 - Tasty World (Upstairs) - Athens, GA - (Unannounced "special guest" for Arch Madness with Great Society and others...)

April 10, 2007 - University Of Georgia Campus - Athens, GA (with Allison Weiss)

April 3, 2007 - Caledonia Lounge - Athens, GA (Unannounced "special guest" for Arch Madness)

April 2, 2007 - Tasty World (Upstairs) - Athens, GA (Unannounced "special guest" for Arch Madness and the first show with Josh Couillard!)

October 3, 2006 - Caledonia Lounge - Athens, GA (with The Station Myth & The Blank Faces.)

September 22, 2006 - Herty Field & The University Of Georgia (First show with Joe!)


Chris McKay & The Critical Darlings - Scared Of Myself

Chris McKay & The Critical Darlings | Myspace Video
 

 

Friday June 30, 2006 - Georgia Theatre - Athens, GA (Opening for The WHOligans)

Thursday May 25, 2006 - Rock For Casa Kids Benefit Concert @ The University Of Georgia - Hodgson Hall - Athens, GA (with Mike Mantione, William Tonks, Winter Sounds, Timber, Someday Merry, Tangents and Maggie Smith)

Friday May 5, 2006 - Caledonia Lounge - Athens, GA (with Nutria and Newtella)

Saturday April 1, 2006 - Wild Wing Cafe - Athens, GA (with Sun Domingo)

Tuesday February 14, 2006 - Live In The Lobby - WUOG 90.5 / Athens, GA (Live Broadcast)

Friday January 27, 2006 - Jake's Toadhouse - Atlanta, GA

Friday January 13, 2006 - Evening Muse - Charlotte, NC (with Sun Domingo)

Saturday December 10, 2005 - CJ's Landing - Atlanta, GA

Friday December 2, 2005 - Tasty World - Athens, GA (with Second Shift)

Friday November 4, 2005 - The Ritz - Athens, GA (with The Bearfoot Hookers and Trubblegum)

 

Friday October 14, 2005 - 40 Watt Club - Athens, GA (opening for Cowboy Mouth) (Last show with the original lineup)

Saturday October 8, 2005 - C'mon, Accept Your Joy CD Release Party - Nuci's Space - Athens, GA

Saturday September 17, 2005 - Freedom Fest - Madison, GA

Tuesday August 30, 2005 - Georgia Theatre - Athens, GA

Monday August 29, 2005 - Chattanooga State - Chattanooga, TN

Friday August 12, 2005 - Caledonia Lounge - Athens, GA

Thursday July 21, 2005 - Rock Star Saloon - Atlanta, GA

Friday June 24, 2005 - AthFest - Wild Wing Cafe - Athens, GA (with The Bearfoot Hookers and Carla LeFever & The Rays)

Saturday June 4, 2005 - Nuci's Space - Athens, GA

Friday May 27, 2005 - DT's Down Under - Athens, GA (with Midnight Ride)

Friday May 20, 2005 - Caledonia Lounge - Athens, GA (opening for The Bearfoot Hookers)

Friday May 13, 2005 - Wild Wing Cafe - Athens, GA (with Sun Domingo)

Thursday May 12, 2005 - Rock Star Saloon - Alpharetta, GA (with A Flock Of Seagulls and Mighty McFly)

Wednesday April 20, 2005 - Tasty World (2nd floor) - Athens (with Guff, Trubblegum and Groovestain)

Saturday April 2, 2005 - Wild Wing Cafe - Athens, GA

Friday April 1, 2005 - Washington Street Tavern - Athens, GA (Battle Of The Bands Wild Card Round)

Saturday March 19, 2005 - Peachtree Tavern - Atlanta, GA (with Sun Domingo and Lucas)

Saturday March 12, 2005 - Washington Street Tavern - Athens, GA (with Carrying O'Brien)

Thursday March 10, 2005 - Tasty World - Athens, GA (with Honestly and Time)

Friday March 4, 2005 - The M.U.S.I.C. Project Battle Of The Bands / Open Mic - Washington St. Tavern - Athens, GA

Saturday February 19, 2005 - Washington Street Tavern - Athens, GA

Friday January 14, 2005 - The M.U.S.I.C. Project Showcase & Competition FINALS - Washington Street Tavern - Athens, GA 

 

Thursday December 30, 2004 - Peachtree Tavern - Atlanta (with Sun Domingo and The Californias)

Saturday December 11, 2004 - Washington Street Tavern - Athens (with Dan Nolte of Timber)

Saturday November 20, 2004 - Washington Street Tavern - Athens

Friday November 5, 2004 - Georgia Music Industry Association Showcase @ Washington Street Tavern

Tuesday October 26, 2004 - Caledonia Lounge - Athens, GA (with Divided Like A Saints and The Lovekill)

Saturday October 2, 2004 - Mulligan's - Atlanta, GA (with Nekkid, Mudflap Icons and more...)

Friday October 1, 2004 - Georgia Theatre - Athens, GA (with Zoso)

Tuesday September 28, 2004 - Tasty World - Athens, GA (with Miso and Timber)

Saturday June 19, 2004 - AthFest @ The Roadhouse (with Twain) -Athens, GA

Wednesday June 9 - Georgia Theatre - Athens, GA

Saturday June 5, 2004 - Tasty World - Athens, GA (with Bearfoot Hookers, Umpteen, Momsex and Drunk & Furious)

Saturday May 22, 2004 (Open Rehearsal) - Buffington's (with Umpteen and Drunk & Furious) - Milledgeville, GA