Interview with Velena Vego, May 19, 2019

Collection: Athens Music Project Oral History Collection

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Description

Velena Vego is from Atlanta, GA and moved to Athens to pursue success in her sister’s girl band, Mystery Date. After the band broke up, she worked for R.E.M. and Drivin’ N’ Cryin’. She finds her work in booking shows for The 40 Watt CLub, the Buckhead Theatre, and band management. During the interview, Vego discusses her work at The 40 Watt, the time she spent with Mystery Date, and relationships she has built with bands.

Date

2019-05-19

Identifier

RBRL379AMP-099

Coverage

Oral History Item Type Metadata

Location

Athens, Georgia

Duration

65 minutes



Citation

Velena Vego and Curtiss Pernice, “Interview with Velena Vego, May 19, 2019,” UGA Special Collections Libraries Oral Histories, accessed September 27, 2020, http://russelllibraryoralhistory.org/RBRL379AMP/RBRL379AMP-099.