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DropTheDis Episode 147: The Acosta Brothers

From their early days as the J.J. Maj & the Unpolished Brass Band to unique solo careers, these guys are OGs in the Augusta music community.

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Episode #147: The Augusta Rocks music mini series featuring The Acosta Brothers.
 
These two brothers, Jarrett Acosta & Matt Acosta come from Louisiana but during their formative years…moved to Augusta, GA. After high school, the two brothers did mission work all of the country but always found home being the AUG.
 
From their early days as the J.J. Maj & the Unpolished Brass Band to creating unique solo careers, these guys are OGs in the Augusta music community. 
 
Their influence also extends beyond the arts. Did you know that the Acosta Brothers are also behind Boondock Farms?
 
What is Boondock Farms? Well for starters, it’s located across the River in Jackson, SC! Boondock Farms is a working Agritourism. It has a certified roadside market and host all types of events from Music Festivals, Weddings, Community Events.
 
FUN FACT: it was once a golf course in 1956 🤯⛳️
 
Boondock Farms is a Saturday Farmers Market open from 10am – 2pm. Every second Saturday of the month is a vendor festival with live music, food trucks, local farmers, artists, and crafters.

Presented By Nancy Powell Real Estate Broker @DowntownAugustaBroker (Nancy20201!)

DropTheDis Question Presented by Tranter Grey Media (TranterGrey.com)

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Augusta Rocks Presents: Estimated Principles

We continue our local music spotlight series with the youngest band to date to be on the show: Estimated Principles. They started, not by learning covers, but by writing their own music. And now, after some local shows and some shows in Atlanta, they’ve released their first album.

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Today: We continue our local music spotlight series with the youngest band to date to be on the show: Estimated Principles. These guys are talented! They started, not by learning covers, but by writing their own music. And now, after some local shows and some shows in Atlanta, they’ve released their first album. Check them out at venues like Southbound, any all-ages venues, and maybe even some parking lots near you.

Keep up with and support them by visiting the Estimated Principles website and social links

Presented By Nancy Powell Real Estate Broker @DowntownAugustaBroker (Nancy20201!)

DropTheDis Question Presented by Tranter Grey Media (TranterGrey.com)

Community Partnership: TheClubhou.se at the Cyber Center, Augusta Hemp Company, & Augusta Podcasts, LLC.

Check out Gunn Roofing Company to find and support a consistent and reliable local business that we entrust with our own roofs.

Beer is Brought to You by Savannah River Brewery (Follow them on Facebook!) SavannahRiverBrew.com

Also Featuring: The Little Guide to Augusta, @AllEqualParts, 2nd City Distilling & Durty Gurl Cocktail Mixers.

Want to Support the Show & Get Free Stuff & Cool, Unique Bonus Content? Check out our Patreon!

Learn More and Shop Merch @ AugustaPodcasts.com & Check Out Our Next Show @ AugustaRocks.com
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DropTheDis Episode 170: Covering Augusta’s Art Renaissance

From their weekly newsletters and concert reports to their events and round tables exploring how to grow the arts community, Sample Augusta is supporting all things arts in the CSRA.

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This week we talk to the people behind Sample Augusta.

Sample Augusta founder Rachel Goodman and manager Walter Santiago come to talk about their online media publication that seeks to solve a problem that we’ve all complained about: figuring out what’s going on in Augusta.

From their weekly newsletters and concert reports to their events and round tables exploring how to grow the arts community, Sample Augusta is supporting all things arts in the CSRA.

And though this is not an Augusta Rocks episode, both have musical talents and they both currently use them! @rah_butter & @itsreallybabyboi

You’ll also find them at Arts in the Heart!!!

Presented By Nancy Powell Real Estate Broker @DowntownAugustaBroker (Nancy20201!)

DropTheDis Question Presented by Tranter Grey Media (TranterGrey.com)

Community Partnership: TheClubhou.se at the Cyber Center, Augusta Hemp Company, & Augusta Podcasts, LLC.

Check out Gunn Roofing Company to find and support a consistent and reliable local business that we entrust with our own roofs.

Beer is Brought to You by Savannah River Brewery (Follow them on Facebook!) SavannahRiverBrew.com

Also Featuring: The Little Guide to Augusta, @AllEqualParts, 2nd City Distilling & Durty Gurl Cocktail Mixers.

Want to Support the Show & Get Free Stuff & Cool, Unique Bonus Content? Check out our Patreon!

Learn More and Shop Merch @ AugustaPodcasts.com & Check Out Our Next Show @ AugustaRocks.com
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