NOVEMBER 2: On This Date in Local 518 Concert History

November 2nd, 2017, 11:00 am by Greg

Ian Anderson

Compiled by Greg Haymes
Photograph of Ian Anderson @ the Palace Theatre, 11/2/14 by Andrzej Pilarczyk

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 November 2 concerts through the years…

2016: Frank Turner & the Sleeping Souls, Arkells, Will Varley @ Upstate Concert Hall, Clifton Park
2015: Jim Gaudet & the Railroad Boys @ McGeary’s Pub, Albany
2014: Ian Anderson @ the Palace Theatre, Albany
2013: Taj Mahal Trio, Vusi Mahlasela, Fredericks Brown @ Proctors, Schenectady
2012: Jon Spencer Blues Explosion, Daddy Long Legs @ Club Helsinki, Hudson
2011: Lindsay Buckingham @ The Egg, Albany
2010: Jed Davis & Jerry Marotta, Michael Eck, David Schulman @ UAlbany Campus Center Rathskellar, Albany
2009: Jim Gaudet & the Railroad Boys, Whoa Nelly @ Tess’ Lark Tavern, Albany
2008: The Wiggles @ Times Union Center, Albany
2007: Terry Adams @ The Linda, Albany
2006: Queensryche @ the Palace Theatre, Albany
2005: Wynton Marsalis @ Troy Savings Bank Music Hall, Troy
2004: Bowling for Soup @ Saratoga Winners, Cohoes
2003: Static X, Soil, Skrape, Twisted Method @ Northen Lights, Clifton Park
2002: Jackie Martling @ The Egg, Albany
2000: Derek Trucks Band, Schleigho @ Northern Lights, Clifton Park
1999: Negativland @ RPI, Troy

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OCTOBER 19: On This Date in Local 518 Concert History

October 19th, 2017, 12:00 pm by Greg
Susan Tedeschi and Derek Trucks

Susan Tedeschi and Derek Trucks

Compiled by Greg Haymes
Photograph by Andrzej Pilarczyk

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 October 19 concerts through the years…

2016: Louie CK @ the Palace Theatre, Albany
2015: In the Valley Below @ the Hollow Bar + Kitchen, Albany
2014: Drive-By Truckers @ The Egg, Albany
2013: Grandpa Jones’ 100th Birthday Bash featuring Lost Radio Rounders, Ramblin Jug Stompers @ Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs
2012: Lost Radio Rounders, M.R. Poulopoulos, Kim Kilby, Ryan Dunham, Bob Ristau, Mat Kane @ Steamer No. 10 Theatre, Albany (CD release party for Heaven’s Radio)
2011: Tedeschi Trucks Band @ The Egg, Albany
2010: Empire Jazz Orchestra @ Schenectady County Community College, Schenectady
2009: Attack Attack @ Northern Lights, Clifton Park
2008: M Shanghai String Band @ Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs
2007: Anthony Braxton @ the Chapel + Cultural Center, Troy
2006: Los Straitjackets, Kaiser George, the Pontani Sisters @ Revolution Hall, Troy
2005: Los Straitjackets, Big Sandy @ Revolution Hall, Troy
2004: Trachtenburg Family Slideshow Players @ The Linda, Albany
2003: Good Charlotte, Something Corporate, Mest @ Pepsi Arena, Albany
2002: Mickey Rooney @ Troy Savings Bank Music Hall, Troy
2000: Ominous Seapods, Peter Prince @ Valentine’s Music Hall, Albany
1999: Ratt, Chlorine @ Northern Lights, Clifton Park
1998: Mudhoney, Kent 3 @ Valentine’s Music Hall, Albany

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OCTOBER 12: On This Date in Local 518 Concert History

October 12th, 2017, 12:00 pm by Greg

Public Image Limited @ Upstate Concert Hall, 10/12/12

Compiled by Greg Haymes
Photograph by Kirsten Ferguson

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 October 12 concerts through the years…

2016: Underground System, Taina Asili y la Bande Rebelde, Kuts & Kicks @ the Hollow Bar + Kitchen, Albany
2015: Ryley Walker, Michael Chapman @ the Low Beat, Albany
2014: Chad & Jeremy @ The Egg, Albany
2013: Willie “Loco” Alexander & the Fish Eye Brothers, David Greenberger @ Valentine’s Music Hall, Albany
2012: Public Image Limited @ Upstate Concert Hall, Clifton Park
2011: Stephen Kellogg & the Sixers, Jon McLaughlin @ The Egg’s Swyer Theatre, Albany
2010: Leland Sundries, Will Levith, the Racing City Ghosts @ Circus Cafe, Saratoga Springs
2009: Exusamwa, Burnt Hills @ Flipped Out, Albany
2008: Polka Dot Cadaver @ Northern Lights, Clifton Park
2007: Roots Festival featuring Red Haired Strangers, Ramblin Jug Stompers @ Red Square, Albany
2006: Swati @ Red Square, Albany
2005: The Church @ Revolution Hall, Troy
2004: Usher, Kanye West @ Pepsi Arena, Albany

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Remembering Tom Petty…

October 6th, 2017, 12:00 pm by Greg

Saratoga Performing Arts Center, July 26, 1981

Photographs by Martin Benjamin

Here’s a flashback photo array from Martin Benjamin of some of Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers’ Greater Nippertown concerts through the years…

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OCTOBER 5: On This Date in Local 518 Concert History

October 5th, 2017, 12:00 pm by Greg

Compiled by Greg Haymes

2016: Girl Blue, Intell Hayesfield, One Red Martian @ the Hollow Bar + Kitchen, Albany (EP release party for I Am Not a Star)
2015: Tim Wechgelaer @ One Caroline Street Bistro, Saratoga Springs
2014: Local Harvest Festival featuring Olivia Quillio, Careers, Matt Durfee & the Rattling Baddlies, the Sabali Drummers @ Washington Park Lakehouse, Albany
2013: Syd Straw, Michael Eck & Ryan Dunham @ The Linda, Albany
2012: “From the Top” @ Troy Savings Bank Music Hall, Troy
2011: Wye Oak, Hilly Eye, Red Lions @ Valentine’s Music Hall, Albany
2010: Pierced Arrows, Bourbon Scum, Knyghts of Fuzz, Nuclear Family @ Valentine’s Music Hall, Albany
2009: Acid Reflux @ Valentine’s Music Hall, Albany
2008: Cecil Taylor @ EMPAC at RPI, Troy (grand opening weekend)
2007: The Avett Brothers, Ramblin Jug Stompers, Sgt. Dunbar & the Hobo Banned @ Revolution Hall, Troy
2006: Charlie Louvin @ The Linda, Albany
2005: Kings of Leon, The Like @ Revolution Hall, Troy
2004: Eleanor McEvoy @ Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs
2003: The Jayhawks @ Pearl Street, Northampton
2002: Jeff Lang @ the Eighth Step at Cohoes Music Hall, Cohoes

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SEPTEMBER 28: On This Date in Local 518 Concert History

September 28th, 2017, 1:00 pm by Greg
Portugal. The Man

Portugal. The Man @ PearlPalooza, 9/28/13

Compiled by Greg Haymes
Photograph by Jessica Ayotte

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 September 28 concerts through the years…

2016: Alice Cooper @ the Palace Theatre, Albany
2015: Alex & the XO’s, Candy Ambulance, the Further Unsound @ the Low Beat, Albany
2014: Vintage Trouble @ the Hollow Bar + Kitchen, Albany
2013: PearlPalooza featuring Gentlemen Hall, Cayucas, Said the Whale, Crystal Fighters, Portugal. The Man, Eastbound Jesus, Wild Adriatic, Stellar Young, Titanics @ North Pearl Street, Albany
2012: Mary Stallings @ A Place for Jazz, Schenectady
2011: The Gourds, Patrick Sweeney @ The Linda, Albany
2010: Richard Dreyfuss, Harold Holzer @ The Egg, Albany
2009: A Day to Remember @ Northern Lights, Clifton Park
2008: Buddha Palooza @ ???
2007: Soulive @ Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs
2006: Three Word Murder @ Northern Lights, Clifton Park
2005: Alejandro Escovedo @ Revolution Hall, Troy

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SEPTEMBER 21: On This Date in Local 518 Concert History

September 21st, 2017, 12:00 pm by Greg
Pete-Seeger (photo by Martin Benjamin)

Pete Seeger (center) with John Mellencamp, Willie Nelson, Dave Matthews and Neil Young @ Farm Aid at Saratoga Performing Arts Center, 9/21/13

Complied by Greg Haymes
Photograph by Martin Benjamin

2016: Darling Valley @ Tricentennial Park, Albany
2015: Ramblin Jug Stompers @ McGeary’s Pub, Albany
2014: American Music Festival for the Lake featuring New Riders of the Purple Sage, the Claire Lynch Band, Girls Guns & Glory, Roscoe Bandana, Stony Creek Band, Rich Ortiz @ Wood Park, Lake George
2013: Farm Aid featuring Willie Nelson, Neil Young, Dave Matthews & Tim Reynolds, John Mellencamp, Pete Seeger, Kacey Musgraves, Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real, Jack Johnson, Toad the Wet Sprocket, Amos Lee, Carlene Carter, Jamey Johnson, Insects vs. Robots, the Parlor, Bahamas, David Amram, Jesse Lenat, the Blackwood Quartet @ Saratoga Performing Arts Cemter, Saratoga Springs
2012: SPAC Battle of the Bands featuring The Dependents, Hard Soul, Jocamo, Crush, Folding Sky, Next Station, the Margo Macero Project, VONTUS, The Mysteios @ SPAC’s Spa Little Theater, Saratoga Springs
2011: Woodstock Film Festival Kick-Off Concert featuring Philippe Quint & Nellie McKay, Lori Singer, Tracy Bonham, Jerry Marotta, Explorers, Gorgeous Creatures, Bazaar @ Bearsville Theater, Woodstock
2010: Deftones @ Northern Lights, Clifton Park
2009: The Minus 5, the Baseball Project, Steve Wynn IV @ Valentine’s Music Hall, Albany
2008: Willie Nelson, Jacob Dylan @ Glens Falls Civic Center, Glens Falls
2007: Regina Carter Quintet @ The Egg, Albany
2006: Kid Congo Powers @ Valentine’s Music Hall, Albany
2005: The Brothers Wheeler @ Red Square, Albany
2003: Al Stewart @ Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs
2002: Neil Diamond @ Pepsi Arena, Albany
2000: Johnny & the Panty Raiders, the Lawn Sausages @ McGeary’s Pub, Albany
1999: Pat Metheny @ the Van Dyck, Schenectady
1997: Ernie Williams & the Wildcats, Good Friday @ Lyons Lake, Nassau
1996: Stephane Grappelli @ Troy Savings Bank Music Hall, Troy

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SEPTEMBER 14: On This Date in Local 518 Concert History

September 14th, 2017, 11:00 am by Greg
Gary Burton (photo by Stanley Johnson)

Gary Burton @ Jazz at the Lake, 9/14/13

Compiled by Greg Haymes
Photograph by Stan Johnson

2016: Donovan @ Troy Savings Bank Music Hall, Troy
2015: The Adam Rogers Group @ The Falcon, Marlboro
2014: Jazz at the Lake featuring Billy Martin’s Wicked Knee, Jane Bunnett’s Maqueque, the Raymond Scott Orchestrette @ Shepard Park, Lake George
2013: Jazz at the Lake featuring the Brian Patneaude Quartet, the Harrison-Shobhakar Quintet, Michele Rosewoman’s New Yor-Uba, the New Gary Burton Quartet @ Shepard Park, Lake George
2012: The Tom Harrell Quintet @ A Place for Jazz, Schenectady
2011: Olivia Quillio @ Tricentennial Park, Albany
2010: Francisco Lopez @ EMPAC at RPI, Troy
2009: Jim Gaudet & the Railroad Boys @ Tess’ Lark Tavern, Albany
2008: Sam Phillips @ The Linda, Albany
2007: Irish 2000 Festival featuring Flogging Molly @ Altamont Fairgrounds, Altamont
2006: Craig Morgan @ Northern Lights, Clifton Park
2005: Chiodos, Fall of Troy, Save Your Breath @ Saratoga Winners, Cohoes
2004: Gloria Estefan @ Pepsi Arena, Albany
2003: Jazz at the Lake featuring Empire Jazz Orchestra, Lou Solff, Ted Nash, Bud Shank @ Shepard Park, Lake George
2002: Mose Allison @ the Van Dyck, Schenectady
2000: Keller Williams, Round Bale Conspiracy @ Savannah’s, Albany
1999: Dan Hicks @ the Iron Horse Music Hall, Northampton
1998: John Scofield, Charlie Hunter @ the Palace Theatre, Albany

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