LIVE: Good Things @ Spindles, 1/15/17

January 24th, 2017, 4:00 pm by Greg
Good Things

Good Things

Photograph by Tom Lindsay

Frank Jaklitsch’s death last August was a serious blow to Greater Nippertown’s music community.

But earlier this month – just two days before what would have been Frank Jaklitsch’s 62nd birthday, Good Things raised their voices at Spindles in Cohoes to perform songs from Jaklitsch’s deep catalog.

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The trio features bassist Kathi Quinlan, guitarist-vocalist Bobby Long and mandolinist Michael Eck, each longtime Jaklitsch musical compatriots.

A tribute concert, “Celebrating the Legacy of Frank Jaklitsch,” will be held at Caffe Lena in Saratoga Springs at 8pm on Saturday (January 28) with Good Things and a host of other Greater Nippertown musicians who were part of Frank Jaklitsch & Friends over the years. The concert is a benefit for Jaklitsch’s favorite charity, Shaker Veterinary Hospital’s Save-a-Pet Fund. Tickets are $18 in advance; $20 at the door.

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(from left) Kathi Quinlan<, Bobby Long and Michael Eck

(from left) Kathi Quinlan, Bobby Long and Michael Eck