LIVE: Sean Rowe @ Cohoes Canal Square, 8/1/14

September 2nd, 2014, 4:00 pm by Greg

Sean Rowe

Photographs by Timothy Reidy

Singer-songwriter and Troy native Sean Rowe has been playing a lot of house concerts lately, but he stepped out on a real stage – the Ernie Williams Stage at Cohoes’ Canal Square – last month for a knock-out free Friday evening show that offered a sneak peek at some of the tunes from his upcoming third album, Madman, due out next Tuesday (September 9). You don’t have to wait til then to hear the album, though. It’s currently streaming at NPR’s First Listen

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Real Good for Free: Canal Square Concert Series, Cohoes

June 27th, 2011, 3:00 pm by Greg

The city of Cohoes has announced its schedule for the 2011 Canal Square Summer Concert Series. The concert series will kick off with the Rusty Old Guys on Friday.

All shows will be held at Canal Square on Remsen Street in Cohoes on Fridays at 7pm, except where noted below. In the event of inclement weather, the rain site for the concerts is the Cohoes Senior Center.

Here’s the line-up for the 2011 summer season:

July 1: The Rusty Old Guys
Sunday (July 3): Cohoes Fest II featuring Frank Jaklitsch, more (12noon)
July 8: Donnie P and Celebration
July 15: The Switch Band
July 22: The Ernie Williams Blues Band
July 29: Ron Cremisio & Friends
August 5: Captain Squeeze & the Zydeco Moshers
August 12: The Lost Cantina Band
August 19: Backbeat
August 26: The Rymanowski Brothers


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