It’s the Weekend!

March 9th, 2012, 4:00 pm by Sara
Misty Doggy

We’d like to send a great big thank-you to everyone who dropped by this week to add encouragement, support and, yes, criticism, too. And thanks for helping to spread the word about

And we’d like to thank everyone who voted in this week’s Metroland Readers’ Poll, where earned double honors as the Best Local Website for Arts and the Best Local Website for Music. Thank you. Thank you. Thank you…

Of course, 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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J Hunter
Larry Murray
Timothy Reidy
Kirsten Ferguson
Joel Patterson
Pete Mason
Albert Brooks

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 privided us with cool giveaway merch – tickets, CDs, downloads and other swag – for the faithful Nippertown readers:

Spectrum 8 Theatres, Albany

And thanks to all of the folks from the area venues and organizations who were gracious enough to provide us with review tickets and/or photo passes for their events:

The College of St. Rose’s Massry Center, Albany
Troy Savings Bank Music Hall, Troy
The Egg, Albany
Proctors, Schenectady
Club Helsinki, Hudson
The Albany Sunspot Cafe, Albany
Jillian’s, Albany

Thanks for keeping Nippertown alive… and lively,

Sara Ayers
Greg Haymes
Andrzej Pilarczyk