Massachusetts folk-rockers Parsonsfield slip into Newberry Music Hall in Saratoga Springs on Saturday, May 13 with openers Animal Years kicking off the evening at 9pm. Tickets are on sale now, priced at $10 in advance; $12 at the door.
The Upstate Concert Hall in Clifton Park has rolled out announcements about some new concerts including Fates Warning with the Final Sleep and Winter’s Burden at 7pm on Tuesday, June 13 ($18 in advance; $20 at the door) and Thou with Cloud Rat, False and Moloch at 8pm on Saturday, July 1 ($12 in advance; $15 at the door).
IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: The line-up of bands for the Lake George Arts Project’s free, two-day Jazz at the Lake festival in Shepard Park have been announced, including Cynthia Hilts, Ola Onabule, the Cookers, Camille Thurman, Orrin Evans, Emilio Solla and Dave Liebman’s tribute to John Coltrane.
The Hollow Bar + Kitchen in Albany welcomes Knox Hamilton with Fenech Soler at 8pm on Tuesday, May 2 ($10.27 in advance; $15 at the door); Mona with Flagship at 9pm on Wednesday, May 10 ($10.27 in advance; $12 at the door); and for your post-Tulip Fest pleasure, Hollis Brown with Lost Leaders at 9pm on Saturday, May 13 ($9.77 in advance; $12 at the door).
IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: Just like they did last year, Matchbox Twenty and Counting Crows are teaming up for a joint summer tour, and just like they did last year, they’ll be making a stop at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center again this summer. Rivers & Rust will open the upcoming show.. Tickets go on sale at 10am on Friday (March 31).
In support of his latest album, Wheelhouse, guitar hero Greg Howe invades the Van Dyck in Schenectady for two shows – 7 & 9pm – on Friday, August 4. Tickets are on sale now, priced at $22 in advance; $26 at the door.
IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: Swedish metalheads Ghost are bringing their satanic sounds to Albany’s Palace Theatre, and tickets are slated to go on sale at 10am on Friday (March 31).
The annual spring concert by the Empire Jazz Orchestra at Schenectady County Community College’s Taylor Auditorium in Schenectady will feature special guest trombonist-composer John Fedchock in program of selections by Gerry Mulligan, Tadd Dameron/Dizzy Gillespie, Benny Carter, Phil Allen and others. The concert will be held at 8pm on Tuesday, April 18, and tickets are available now, priced at $20; 46 for students.