Leucine Zipper and the Zinc Fingers Debut Album Release

Celebrate the first album of the world's first genetically modified band!

Leucine Zipper and the Zinc Fingers, the world's first genetically modified rock band, have been a staple of the Atlanta Science Festival. This summer they went into a studio and recorded their first album, Atomic Anarchy. The band celebrates the recording with a live performance. Join them on Sept. 22, 2018 at 8:00 pm at Kavarna coffee house, in Decatur.

Band leader Leucine Zipper is the clone of College of Science' Jennifer Leavey. The Zinc Fingers are clones of amphibian ecologist Joe Mendelson, chemist Michael Evans, and biologist Ben Prosser. 

All ages are welcome!

Event Details


  • Saturday, September 22, 2018 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm

Kavarna, 707 East Lake Dr B, Decatur, GA 30030


For More Information Contact

A. Maureen Rouhi, Ph.D.
Director of Communications
College of Sciences