Live: Avi Buffalo @ UAlbany’s Indian Quad, 9/2/10

September 7th, 2010, 12:22 pm by Greg

Avi Buffalo

It was the first week of classes at UAlbany last week, and the school’s University Auxiliary Services was testing out its social media muscle. Sign up to follow their Twitter account, and you’ll be rewarded, they promised.

First up on their agenda was a semi-secret, surprise concert by California indie-pop trio Avi Buffalo. Here’s the Twitter history of the info roll-out concerning the concert:

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Back to School… With Avi Buffalo

August 30th, 2010, 3:01 pm by Greg

Avi Buffalo

Avi Buffalo

Students have piled back into the dorm rooms and classrooms at the University at Albany, but it’s not all about pop quizzes, term papers and late nights at the library.

They’ll be doing some rockin’, too.

Thanks to University Auxiliary Services, students will also be treated to a concert this week by hot, up-and-coming rockers Avi Buffalo, who are on their way to perform at the All Tomorrow’s Parties festival in the Catskills this weekend. They were also one of the most buzzed-about bands at Wilco’s Solid Sound Festival at MASS MoCA earlier this month.

But nobody knows where or when the concert is happening – not yet. It’s a kind of semi-secret show.

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