That Was The Week That Was

March 5th, 2010, 4:25 pm by Sara

It’s Michael Eck Week in Nippertown! We reviewed his new CD, In My Shoes, and let him ramble on about music.

Hey, Kevin Craig West didn’t have too bad a week either.

Johnny Walker Black sent us Yet Another New Albany Theme Song to make available as a free download.

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We had a ticket giveaway contest for Solos^2 @ EMPAC tonight (Friday). If you didn’t win, stop back on Monday for a new contest.

You like us! You really like us! A Big Thank You to Metroland Readers.

There was NEWZ.

LIVE: Richard Stallman @ UAlbany Recital Hall, 2/26/10
LIVE: The David Grisman Quintet Plus @ the Troy Savings Bank Music Hall, 2/27/10
LIVE: The Johnny Cash Birthday Bash @ the Van Dyck, 2/27/10
LIVE: Solas @ The Egg, 2/28/10
LIVE: John Hiatt & the Combo, 3/4/10
LIVE: “To Kill a Mockingbird” @ Capital Repertory Theatre

Patti Lupone wants you to name her book. Perhaps Richie Havens could give her some pointers; here’s how his autobiography started.

We’re wearing out the CD player:
CD Review: Sirsy’s “BYOB: Collection B”
CD Review: Danny Barnes’ “Pizza Box”
CD Review: John Ellis & Double-Wide’s “Puppet Mischief”

Five Firsts: Vincent Lane of What She Said
Five Firsts: Abbie Gardner of Red Molly
Sherman Holmes, What Was the First Album You Ever Bought?

We wished Dr. Seuss and Harry Belafonte a Happy Birthday and remembered EdgeFest and Susannah McCorkle.

Aaaaand, mark yer calendar: Comin’ Soon…, More New Shows @ SPAC, Y’All, ArtBeat: Calls For Entries.

If you’re curious, here’s every single thing we posted this week.