The Capital Region Blues Network is holding its third annual Blues Bash Fundraiser tonight (Friday, March 22) at the Fuller Roadhouse Grille in Albany. Scotty Mac & the Rockin’ Bonnevilles are the featured band with Holly & Evan opening the evening’s festivities. In addition to the music, the bash will feature a silent auction, a raffle and door prizes, including an autographed Bonnie Raitt album, a framed, autographed Amy Helm photograph, tickets to blues festivals, theaters, restaurants and more. Doors open at 7 pm. Admission is $10; $5 for Blues Network members.
Meanwhile up in Saratoga Springs, Caffe Lena is hosting its eighth annual Blues Weekend with a women’s night tonight, followed by men’s night on Saturday. At 8pm tonight, it’s Danielle Miraglia and Erin Harpe ($18), while line-up at 8pm on Saturday features George Wilson, Street Corner Holler and Michael Jerome Browne ($22).