The Figgs @ Valentine’s Music Hall, 12/13
Photograph by Jason Spiro
The doors have been open since for a month now, but the Low Beat in Albany will celebrate its official grand opening on Friday, April 4 with the Figgs. Opening the show at 8:30pm will be Chalaque. Advance tickets are $10.
IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: In support of his new album, Morning Phase, Beck takes the stage at MASS MoCA in North Adams this summer for his only New England show of the tour. Tickets go on sale at 12noon on Saturday (March 15).
Straight outta the Lone Star State, two new shows are on tap for the Hangar in Troy – Ray Wylie Hubbard at 8pm on Thursday, May 1, and honky tonker Dale Watson at 8pm on Wednesday, June 4. Check the Ale House for advance tickets…
IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: The Modest Mouse concert at Brewery Ommegang in Cooperstown sold out in a flash last week, so a second show has been added with Frank Turner & the Sleeping Souls opening. Tickets go on sale on Friday (March 14).
The annual Phil Ochs Song Night returns to WAMC-FM’s The Linda at 8pm on Saturday, May 24, hosted by Phil’s sister Sonny Ochs and Wanda Fischer of “The Hudson River Sampler.” Paying tribute to Och’s music will be Magpie, Kim & Reggie Harris, Bob Warren & Joy McKenzie, Cathy Winter and Boxcar Lilies. Tickets are $18.
IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: Six-time Grammy Award-winner Skrillex is bringing his Mothership Tour – also featuring DJ-producer Dillon Francis, Grammy-nominated producer DJ Snake, What So Not and the Los Angeles duo Milo & Otis – to Albany’s Washington Avenue Armory. Tickets go on sale on Friday (March 14).
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