It’s the Weekend!

January 3rd, 2014, 4:00 pm by Greg

It's cold out there.

Congrats! You made it through another work week. And now it’s finally time to go out and have some fun to kick off the first weekend of the new year…

But before we head out for our big 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
Timothy Reidy
Fred Rudofsky
Pete Mason
Joel Patterson
Andrzej Pilarczyk
Stanley Johnson
Joe Deuel
Richard Brody
Jason Spiro
Bender Melon
Martin Benjamin
Eric Gleason
Andrew Gregory
Real George

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.

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 Egg, Albany
WAMC-FM’s The Linda, Albany
Saratoga City Center, Saratoga Springs
The Iron Horse Music Hall, Northampton
Valentine’s Music Hall, Albany
The Ruck, Troy
First Night Saratoga, Saratoga Springs

Thanks for keeping Nippertown alive… and lively,

Sara Ayers
Greg Haymes