FREE FEST: LarkFest Announces Line-Up of Bands

August 23rd, 2017, 9:00 am by Greg

Takin’ it to the street…

Albany’s Lark Street will once again be shut down to automotive traffic and become a sea of humanity on Saturday, September 23 as one of New York State’s largest free, one-day festivals is expected to attract more than 50,000 people. Running from 10am-6pm, LarkFest stretches from Washington Avenue to Madison Avenue with two music stages – at Madison and at Spring Street. Music klicks off at 11am.

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Singer-songwriter-guitarist Dylan Baldi leads Cleveland indie rockers Cloud Nothings as the headlining band in support of their latest album, Life Without Sound. The Brooklyn-based Jackal Onasis will also be featured, highlighting selections from their new debut EP, Big Deal Party.

Additional musical acts during the day-long festivities include Jouska, North & South Dakotas, Sun Natives, the Ryan Leddick Trio, Hate Club, Front Business, Let Go Daylight and showcases from Pig Food Records and WCDB-FM.

Stay tuned for additional info and maybe even a schedule of showtimes…

ADDITIONAL UPCOMING 2017 FESTIVALS:
MAZZSTOCK MUSIC FESTIVAL @ Mazzstock Field, Marlboro, August 25-27
ALBANY LATINFEST @ Washington Park, Albany, August 26, FREE
ALBANY RIVERFRONT JAZZ FESTIVAL @ Corning Preserve’s Jennings Landing, Albany, September 9, FREE
FRESHGRASS @ MASS MoCA, North Adams, September 15-17
PEARLPALOOZA @ North Pearl Street, Albany, September 16, FREE
JAZZ AT THE LAKE @ Shepard Park, Lake George, September 16 & 17, FREE
AMERICAN MUSIC FESTIVAL FOR THE LAKE @ Wood Park, Lake George, September 23-24 UPDATE: This fest has been cancelled…