Song o’ the Week: Los Straitjackets’ “Rollers Show”

October 18th, 2017, 11:00 am by Greg

Sporting their very nifty suits in homage to The Riddler, Los Straitjackets twang their way through the vintage Nick Lowe gem, “Rollers Show,” from their latest album, What’s So Funny About Peace, Love and… Los Straitjackets.

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Song o’ the Week: Phantogram’s “Funeral Pyre”

August 25th, 2017, 10:00 am by Greg

Here’s the new video for Phantogram’s “Funeral Pyre from their latest album, Three

Song o’ the Week: Grizzly Bear’s “Mourning Sound”

August 15th, 2017, 9:00 am by Greg

Buttocks bongos, a knife-wielding bride and nipples that shoot rainbows… What else would you expect from Grizzly Bear, who open a two-night stand at BSP Kingston tonight?

Song o’ the Week: Bryan Thomas’ “This Is Not a Pipe”

July 10th, 2017, 10:00 am by Greg

This Is Not a Pipe from Bryan Thomas on Vimeo.

Song o’ the Week: Robert Capowski’s “Sometimes You Stumble”

June 22nd, 2017, 11:00 am by Greg

Robert Capowski takes the stage at One Caroline Street Bistro in Saratoga Springs at 6pm on Friday (July 21) in support of his new album, Back to Blue

Happy Birthday, Nancy Sinatra

June 8th, 2017, 11:00 am by Greg

Happy 77th birthday to Nancy Sinatra

Song o’ the Week: Don Henry’s “Schenectady”

May 12th, 2017, 11:00 am by Greg

On those very rare occasions when Schenectady makes its way into a song lyric, it’s usually as a punchline. That’s not the case with Don Henry’s “Schenectady,” co-written with Craig Carothers.

The DonJuans – the duo of Don Henry and Jon Vezner – team up with folk music legend Tom Paxton for an evening of songs and stories at the Eighth Step at Proctors’ GE Theatre in Schenectady at 7:30pm tonight (Friday, May 12). Tickets are $30 in advance; $35 at the door; $50 Gold Circle.

Song o’ the Week: Taina Asili’s Bilingual Anthem

March 8th, 2017, 1:00 pm by Greg

Albany singer-songwriter-activist Taina Asili serves up her firey protest anthem, “No Es Mi Presidente.”

Find out more about the song and the video at Rolling Stone, where writer Liz Pelly interviews Asili…

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