LIVE: Bruce Cockburn @ The Egg, 5/7/11

May 11th, 2011, 4:00 pm by Greg
Bruce Cockburn

Bruce Cockburn

Admittedly, there were a lot of choices available on this particular Saturday evening, and that may have hurt the attendance some, as it appeared the Hart Theater was only about 1/2 to 2/3 full, but that didn’t take away from the show at all. Except for the superfan sitting next to me who elbowed me at least twice, and had the loudest plastic bag of candy he could find, I still had a wonderful time.

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Bruce Cockburn, What Was the First Album You Ever Bought?

May 4th, 2011, 10:15 am by Greg
Bruce Cockburn

Bruce Cockburn

“It was Elvis’ Christmas album.

I had 45s of his hits before then, but the first actual album that I bought was Elvis’ Christmas album.”

Canadian singer-songwriter Bruce Cockburn leads his band into The Egg in Albany at 7:30pm on Saturday in support of his latest album “Small Source of Comfort.” Singer-songwriter-violinist Jenny Scheinman opens the show. Tix are $24.50, $29.50 & $34.50.

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