It’s the Weekend!

April 12th, 2013, 4:00 pm by Sara

It's The Weekend!

Kiss the work week goodbye, and say hello to the weekend!

But before we head out for some big fun weekend around Nippertown, we’d like to send a great big thank-you to everyone who dropped by this week to add encouragement, support, proof-reading and, yes, criticism, too. And thanks for helping to spread the word about

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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:

Larry Murray
Rudy Lu
J Hunter
Timothy Reidy
Fred Rudofsky
Kirsten Ferguson
Erin Harkes
Albert Brooks
Eric Gleason

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 cool give-away merch – tix, CDs, downloads and other swag – for the faithful Nippertown readers:

Guthrie Bell Productions, Albany
Troy Savings Bank Music Hall, Troy
Fuller Roadhouse Grille, Albany
Saratoga Guitar, Saratoga Springs
Red Square, Albany
Hellions of Troy Roller Derby, Troy
Capital Region Guitar Show, Saratoga Springs
Hot Cousin, 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:

WAMC-FM’s The Linda, Albany
Proctors, Schenectady
Dinosaur Bar-B-Que, Troy
The Bayou Cafe, Albany
Vapor Nightclub, Saratoga Springs

Thanks for keeping Nippertown alive… and lively,

Sara Ayers
Greg Haymes