Weekend Roundup

Yes, sounds abound all around Nippertown this weekend. Summer’s dwindled down. Get out, and enjoy it while ya can…

FRIDAY, AUGUST 13
“The Solid Sound Festival” featuring the Books, more @ MASS MoCA, North Adams (through Sunday)
New Politics, Funeral Party @ Valentine’s Music Hall, Albany FREE
Olivia Quillo @ Carmen’s Cafe, 198 1st St., Troy
Rosie Ledet & the Zydeco Playboys @ Club Helsinki Hudson, Hudson
The Chandler Travis Philharmonette @ Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs
Lyle Divinsky @ Skidmore College’s Tang Museum, Saratoga Springs FREE
Lunic, the Erin Harkes Band, Flakjacket, Loaded Mojo @ Valentine’s Music Hall, Albany
Rennie Cantine’s “Woodstock Guitar Festival Party” @ the Bearsville Theater, Woodstock
Rustic Overtones @ Putnam Den, Saratoga Springs
M.R. Poulopoulos @ Jitters Cafe, Ballston Spa
Charmed & Dangerous @ Dale Miller, Albany (also on Saturday)
Street Corner Holler @ the Jonesville Store, Clifton Park FREE
Captain Squeeze & the Zydeco Moshers @ Canal Square, Cohoes FREE
The Ernie Williams Band @ Smead Park, Hadley FREE

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SATURDAY, AUGUST 14
The Bill Charlap Trio @ the Windham Chamber Music Festival, Windham
Sonic Foundry, Bow Ever Down, Doomsday Virus, more @ Valentine’s Music Hall, Albany
Canal Fest featuring Christopher Shaw, Lost Radio Rounders, Kevin & Katie McKrell, more @ Mabee Farm, Rotterdam Junction FREE (also Sunday)
Time + Space Limited Big Barn BBQ featuring the Raya Brass Band @ the Spencer-Shimkin 1799 Barn, Ancramdale
Eliza Gilkyson @ Club Helsinki Hudson, Hudson
Holly & Evan, Olivia Quillo, Justin Levinson @ Bread & Jam Cafe, Cohoes FREE
Peter Prince & Moon Boot Lover @ Putnam Den, Saratoga Springs
America @ Belleayre Music Festival, Highmount
David Cassidy @ Waldorf Farm, North Chatham
Love Eat Sleep, the Tao Seeger Band @ the Bearsville Theater, Woodstock
Mirk & the New Familiars @ Savannah’s, Albany
Red Haired Strangers @ the Main Street Gazebo, Salem FREE
The Intermountain Trio, the Doc Scanlon Trio, Jonathan Russell @ Riverlink Park, Amsterdam FREE
Dyer Switch @ Freedom Park, Scotia FREE
Solid Smoke @ Powers Park, Troy FREE
The Rob Carlson Band @ Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs
John Oliver @ the Colonial Theatre, Pittsfield

SUNDAY, AUGUST 15
Gov’t Mule, Jackie Greene @ Mountain Park, Holyoke
Barbara Cook @ the Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center, Great Barrington
Cherish the Ladies @ Central Park’s Music Haven, Schenectady FREE
Pesky J. Nixon @ Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs
Loose Cannon Live @ Clifton Common, Clifton Park FREE
TS Ensemble @ Freedom Park, Scotia FREE
Tex Railers Doomtown, Al & the Black Cats, the Killerados @ Valentine’s Music Hall, Albany

3 Responses to “Weekend Roundup”

  1. Denise says:

    Tonight~Friday August 13th the Wonderful Sounds of the Chandler Travis Philharmonette playing at the legendary Caffe’ Lena in Saratoga Springs…Sure can’t think of a better way to end a perfect Friday in beautiful Saratoga Springs ….doors at 7:30 show 8PM http://www.chandlertravis.com

  2. LP says:

    Chandler Travis Phil…in town and I don’t even need to drive to the Cape..I’m there.

  3. Scott C. says:

    I hasten to add that the FULL Chandler Travis Philharmonic are appearing at Zaika, an Indian restaurant in Clifton Park on Saturday Aug. 14 from 6 to 9pm, free admission! http://zaikany.com/

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