THURSDAY, AUGUST 27
The Lost Radio Rounders with Bowtie @ The Linda, Albany (FREE)
B.B. King and Buddy Guy @ Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, Bethel
Downstreet Thursday Three @ Downtown North Adams (Main Street, Marshall Street, Holden Street and Eagle Street): Gallery openings and performances including the Kino Dance Company performing in their installation “The Refractive Kinoscope” and the new Thomas Mikelson photography exhibition at MCLA Gallery 51.
FRIDAY, AUGUST 28
Jeebus @ Savannah’s, Albany
Christine Santelli @ the Van Dyck, Schenectady
Emar with Mr. Eggz @ Casper Land, Troy (FREE)
Climbing PoeTree @ the Grand Street Community Arts Center, Albany
C.B. Smith @ the Jonesville Store, Clifton Park
SATURDAY, AUGUST 29
Albany Latin Festival 2009 @ Washington Park, Albany (FREE)
Los Straitjackets @ the Iron Horse Music Hall, Northampton, Mass.
Balthrop, Alabama @ MASS MoCA, North Adams, Mass.
“Tribute to Lisa Atkinson” @ A.S.K. Arts Center, Kingston
Mamalama @ Musica, Hudson (FREE)
Kevin Seconds with Mike Trash @ Valentine’s Music Hall, Albany
Christine Santelli @ Alchemy, Woodstock
Cave Dogs’ “Archeology of a Storm” @ Byrdcliffe Theatre, Woodstock (also Sunday)