The Troy Savings Bank Music has bolstered its upcoming season with six new shows:
Wednesday, October 6, 8pm: JP, Chrissie and the Fairground Boys (featuring the Pretenders’ Chrissie Hynde) $29, $35
Sunday, December 12, 7pm: The Canadian Brass, $31, $38; students $25
Tuesday, December 21, 8pm: Judy Collins (her annual holiday show is back) $29, $34, $41, $46
Friday, January 14, 8pm: Arrival (ABBA tribute band from Sweden), $20, $25, $31, $35; students $15
Sunday, April 17, 7pm: Septeto Nacional Ignacio Piñeiro de Cuba, $25, $29, $35
Saturday, May 7, 8pm: The Glenn Miller Orchestra, $20, $25, $29, $35
Tix are currently available to members and will go on sale to the general public on Friday, August 27.
Academy Award winner Ryan Bingham – who penned and sang “The Weary Kind,” the main theme from “Crazy Heart” – is headed back to Nippertown, and he’s graduated from Valentine’s Music Hall, where he last played. This time around, he’s headed into The Linda in Albany for a show with his band the Dead Horses at 8pm on Sunday, October 17. The Rustlanders open the show. Tix are $17.
Blues guitarslinger and multiple Grammy Award winner Joe Louis Walker will be scorching the Bearsville Theater in Woodstock at 9pm on Friday, September 3. General admission tix are $20.
OK Go – who rocked Albany’s Tulip Festival back in May – are headed back to Nippertown for a show at Northern Lights in Clifton Park on Wednesday, October 27. Priced at $15 in advance, tix will go on sale on Friday. Also at Northern Lights, Lotus shakes things up at 9pm on Wednesday, November 17 with opening acts Mux Mool and ELECTRONICAnonymous. Priced at $17 in advance, tix go on sale on Friday.
Honky tonk hero Wayne “The Train” Hancock rides into town for a show at the Ale House in Troy on Sunday, September 12.
Trainwreck – featuring Kyle Gas from Tenacious D – lands at Jillian’s in Albany on Saturday, September 18. Tix are $12.
In Case You Missed It: The fall season of performances at MASS MoCA was announced over the weekend… Five new concerts were added to the upcoming 2010-2011 season at The Egg in Albany… EMPAC at RPI in Troy also announced its fall season of events.