JULY 6: On This Date in Local 518 Concert History

July 6th, 2017, 12:00 pm by Greg
Steve Howe

Steve Howe of Yes at The Egg, 7/6/14

Compiled by Greg Haymes
Photograph by Stan Johnson

It’s Throwback Thursday, so we’re back with another installment of our weekly flashback feature: On This Date in Local 518 Concert History. Check out our round-up of July 6 concerts through the years…

2016: Beres Hammond, DJ Inferno, the Harmony House Singers @ Empire State Plaza, Albany
2015: Amanda Palmer @ Bearsville Theater, Woodstock
2014: Yes @ The Egg, Albany
2013: Bettye LaVette @ MASS MoCA, North Adams
2012: Phish @ Saratoga Performing Arts Center, Saratoga Springs
2011: Ramblin Jug Stompers, “Lonesome Val” Haynes @ Saratoga Arts Center, Saratoga Springs
2010: Bill Charlap & Renee Rosnes @ Skidmore’s Zankel Music Center, Saratoga Springs
2009: Jon Batiste Quintet @ Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs
2008: Maura O’Connell @ Music Haven, Schenectady
2007: Gin Blossoms @ Vapor, Saratoga Springs
2006: Matt Mirabile & Alison Jacobs Band @ Dutchman’s Landing Park, Catskill
2005: Asia, Fear of Flying @ Northern Lights, Clifton Park
2004: Kurt Elling @ Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs
2003: James Taylor @ Saratoga Performing Arts Center, Saratoga Springs
2002: Tom Tom Club, the Hot Heads, Julee Cruise, John Ashbery, Robert Kelly @ Bascilica Industria, Hudson
2000: Southside Johnny & the Asbury Jukes, Good Friday @ McGeary’s Pub, Albany
1999: LaVay Smith & Her Red Hot Skillet Lickers @ the Fuze Box, Albany
1998: The Scrubs @ Joyous Lake, Woodstock
1997: Furthur Festival featuring Ratdog, Mickey Hart & Planet Drum, Bruce Hornsby, the Black Crowes, Arlo Guthrie, Jorma Kaukonen & Michael Falzarano, Sherri Jackson, moe. @ Saratoga Performing Arts Center, Saratoga Springs

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1996: Furthur Fest featuring Hot Tuna, Los Lobos, Samba Nova, John Wesley Harding, Alvin Youngblood Hart, Bruce Hornsby, Flying Karamazov Brothers. Mickey Hart’s Mystery Box, Ratdog @ Saratoga Performing Arts Center, Saratoga Springs
1995: Junior Walker & the All-Stars, Blue Jeanne Blue @ Alive at Five, Albany
1994: Suzy Boggus, Little Texas @ Starlite Music Theatre, Latham
1993: Vanguard Jazz Orchestra @ Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs
1992: The Oyster Band @ Joyous Lake, Woodstock
1991: Reggae Sunsplash featuring Dennis Brown, Shinehead, Maxi Priest, more @ Saratoga Performing Arts Center, Saratoga Springs
1990: Reggae Sunsplash featuring Burning Spear, U Roy, Freddie McGregor, Marcia Griffths, Shelley Thunder, Shinehead @ Saratoga Performing Arts Center, Saratoga Springs
1989: Los Lobos, Treat Her Right @ Pearl Street, Northampton
1988: Leslie West @ Saratoga Winners, Cohoes
1987: China White, Horrid Blessing @ QE2, Albany
1986: Sonny Rollins @ Jacob’s Pillow, Becket
1985: Shack @ Puttin’ on the Ritz, Albany
1984: Michael Jerling @ Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs
1980: Frankie Armstrong @ Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs
1979: Michael Cooney @ Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs
1974: Michael Cooney @ Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs
1973: David Bromberg with Tony Markellis @ Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs
1969: Frank Wakefield & the Country Classics @ Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs
1968: Frank Wakefield & Greenbriar Boys @ Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs
1963: Dave Van Ronk @ Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs