It’s the Weekend!

May 6th, 2011, 5:00 pm by Greg
Dandelion season!

Dandelion season!

Happy Mother’s Day, everybody. See ya at the Tulip Festival!

We truly do appreciate everybody who dropped by the website this week to add encouragement, support and, yes, criticism, too. And thanks for helping to spread the word about is an independent, hands-on site, and we couldn’t possibly cover the wide, wonderful scope of offerings around town without a dedicated and devoted bunch of wonderful writers, photographers, artists, tipsters and other assorted enablers who continually enrich us all with their contributions. So a big salute goes out to this week’s community contributors:

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Ed Conway
J Hunter
Matt Mac Haffie
Larry Murray
Jason Lehr
Timothy Reidy
Rudy Lu
David Brickman
Gail Burns
Martin Benjamin
Joel Patterson
Jeff Nania

Please consider adding your name to this list. Just send us something – a review, preview, interview, photo, list, rant, crayon drawing or whatever’s on your mind. Remember, Nippertown is your hometown, and we can’t possibly do this without your help.

Thanks to the fine folks who provided us with the cool swag – tickets, CDs, free downloads and other tasty merch – to give away to our readers:

Mills Entertainment, Ballston Spa

Thanks to all of the folks who were gracious enough to provide us with review tickets and/or photo passes for their events:

The Egg, Albany
River Street Beat Shop, Troy
Schenectady County Community College, Schenectady
Valentine’s Music Hall, Albany
The Van Dyck, Schenectady
EMPAC at RPI, Troy
Proctors, Schenectady
College of Saint Rose’s Massry Center, Albany

Thanks for keeping Nippertown alive… and lively.