Friday March 8th  8.30 pm

  free event!

Church at Ponce & Highland


1085 Ponce De Leon Ave NE, Atlanta GA  30306

470 Candler Park Dr,  Atlanta 30307






Past Events...


Sing For Peace

Sing for Peace

Mantra Breathe with Live Music


Breathe For Peace

Mantra Breathe with Live Music

Saturday, September 23

Phil led a joyful musical breath journey with sacred mantras






ChantLanta 2017

Saturday, March 11

Phil and bhakta topped off this year's ChantLanta Sacred Music Fesitval



ChantLanta 2016

Saturday, March 12  8:15 pm

Phil and friends headlined last year's ChantLanta Sacred Music Fesitval

CL crowd




Pre-ChantLanta Kirtan with Phil McWilliams

Saturday, February 13, 2016

Magical evening of kirtan to benefit ChantLanta. 

CL 2015


Phil McWilliams with David Newman

Thursday, November 19th, 2015

The Healium Center Sanctuary

These musical friends create so much bhav when they get together to sing and play.



Kirtan-based Summer Solstice Celebration

Saturday, June 20 2015

Lake Claire Land Trust

Delicious evening of celebration...with dancing, drumming, joy!





Special Kirtan with Amanda Feinstein

Saturday, May 9  2015

What a delightful treat!  Amanda from Bhakti Messenger joined Phil and the band for a heartful kirtan evening.  




 Earth Day Celebration

Sunday, April 19 2015

Wonderful day of communion and community





Living Room Kirtan

Saturday, April 18 2015

Intimate nurturing evening of kirtan and community.  Photo courtesy of Rob Woodyard 




Phil McWilliams at ChantLanta

Saturday, March 7   2015

Phil and the BhaktBand - Grand Finale of the 2015 ChantLanta festival 

 If you missed Phil's big finish at ChantLanta, click here to watch



Pre-ChantLanta Kirtan with Phil McWilliams

Saturday, February 28   2015

The First Existentialist Congregation of Atlanta





Kirtan with Phil McWilliams

December 20, 2014

The First Existentialist Congregation of Atlanta

An experience of mantra-based community solstice celebration with Phil and the BhaktaBand.



Solstice Fire Gathering

December 21, 2014

Lake Claire Land Trust

A special Earth blessing for the Winter Solstice, featuring bhakta, Phil McWilliams' beautiful new interpretation of the Gayatri mantra.



Fundraiser kirtan for SEWA Foundation


Come enjoy an evening of kirtan featuring Phil's Moving vocals and hi band's upbeat sounds. We're excited to share a portion of the proceeds to benefit Save-A-Child Project. SEWA's child sponsorship program provides access to education, life skills training, career guidance, learning, coaching, and family counseling. 

For more information about SEWA and its Save-A-Child Program, click here.



Unique Mantra Journey

August 2, 2014

An evening of magical immersion into the healing Gayatri mantra. If you missed this intimate preview ofering the band's new CD, you can still experience the heartful presence of Phil, Rob, Larry, Scott, and Rajan, "bhakta" is available on the the sounds page.


Kirtan with Phil McWilliams 

July 26, 2014

The First Existentialist Congregation of Atlanta

A moving experience with the spirited music of Phil, the talented Bhakti band and special guest Gershone of Rahasya! Grateful thanks to Susan Hagood for such a beautiful introduction, the Spirit Man for his touching poetry, and to all of you whose voices and hearts made the evening so special.