Cancelled: Ani DiFranco @ the Colonial Theatre, 11/16/10

November 15th, 2010, 1:38 pm by Greg

Due to illness, Ani DiFranco has cancelled her concert at the Colonial Theatre in Pittsfield, which was originally slated to take place at 7:30pm tomorrow (Tuesday, November 16).

Contact the Colonial Theatre box office (413.997.4444) for refunds if you have already purchased tickets.


Live: Ani DiFranco @ Skidmore’s Zankel Music Center, 9/26/10

October 6th, 2010, 1:01 pm by Greg

Ani DiFranco (photo by Andrzej Pilarczyk)

Ani DiFranco

Caffe Lena’s 50th anniversary celebration rolls on…

Presented by the Caffe, singer-songwriter sensation Ani DiFranco stormed into the Arthur Zankel Music Center at Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs and delivered a concert chock-full of powerhouse songs with the driving force of a gale-force hurricane.

Bobbing and weaving at the microphone, the self-described “little folksinger” wailed with abandon while wrestling a torrent of notes from her dreadnaught-sized acoustic guitar.

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Ani DiFranco, What Was the First Album You Ever Bought?

November 16th, 2009, 2:52 pm by Greg

“No, I don’t remember, sorry. I could make it up.

I got involved with music when I was very young, but I never had a stereo as a kid. All the music in my life was live, really. People ask what I listened to when I was growing up, and I have to say, ‘People sitting around playing guitars.’ Quite literally, that’s the way it was.”

Singer-songwriter and self-declared “little folksinger” Ani DiFranco steps into the spotlight at The Egg in Albany on Tuesday (November 17).

(Drawing by Charles Haymes.)

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