FESTIVAL/MUSIC: “Brooklyn @ Belleayre” @ Belleayre Music Festival, Highmount. It’s the last concert of the summer at Belleayre, and it’s the Hold Steady headlining in support of their latest album, Teeth Dreams. Also performing straight outta the hipster borough are Big Data, Lily and the Parlour Tricks and Joni Fatora, turning it into a mini-fest. 6pm. $36, $46, $56 & $66; lawn $26; students half price.
MUSIC: Billy Cobham’s Spectrum 40 Band @ The Egg, Albany. The master drummer serves up a special evening of muscular jazz fusion in celebration of the 40th anniversary of his debut solo album, Spectrum. With Gary Husband (keyboards), Dean Brown (guitar) and Ric Fierabracci (bass). 8pm. $29.50.
FESTIVAL/MUSIC: Final Stretch Saratoga Music Festival @ various locations, Saratoga Springs. Featuring Solid Smoke, Scotty Mac & the Goldtops, Rich Ortiz, the Marc Berger Band, the Hollows, Breaking the Silence and lots more. 7pm. FREE. GO HERE for more info and a complete schedule… Also at 7pm Sunday.
MUSIC: Audio Agents @ Pauly’s Hotel, Albany. CD release party for Scott Chambers’ album. Shyste hots with performances by Animal Cracker, Mic Lanny, Marcus Malk, Mike Arson, Big Rush, Dubbz and lots more. 9pm.
FESTIVAL/MUSIC: moe.down @ Snow Ridge Ski Resort, Turin. It’s Day Two of moe.’s 15th annual bash with performances today by Gogol Bordello, Les Claypool’s Duo de Twang, Conehead Buddha, American Babies, Twiddle and of course moe. Music officially starts at 12noon. GO HERE for more info and a complete schedule of performances…