Until they open their mouths to speak, you’d think this bluegrass-infused duo hailed from our general vicinity. These Australian expatriates don’t deal in the spoken word, though, and their music sounds thoroughly American. Kym Warner and Carol Young have been in the studio recording a new album, which will be their first since fiddler and founding member Eamon McLoughlin left the band in late 2009.
8 p.m. Jan. 7. $18; $15 in advance. Eddie’s Attic, 515 N. McDonough St., Decatur. 404-377-4976.
Big Mike Geier’s “Elvis Royale” featuring Kingsized Orchestra and Dames Aflame
It’s been more than 30 years since his death, but it seems that nothing can dull the king’s shine. This annual tribute is headlined by Kingsized, a supremely entertaining retro combo led by imposing singer-actor Mike Geier. The festivities are gussied up with an injection of