SATURDAY, JUNE 27
The Freihofers Jazz Fest in Saratoga (Through Sunday)
Old Songs Fest @ Altamont Fairgrounds (Through Sunday)
Jim Gaudet & the Railroad Boys @ the Ancient Order of Hibernians Hall, Albany (FREE)
Coughing Fit CD release party in Rensselaer
Blonde Redhead @ MASS MoCA, North Adams, Mass.
“Prairie Home Companion” with Steve Martin, Steep Canyon Rangers and Martin Sheen @ Tanglewood, Lenox, Mass.
SUNDAY, JUNE 28
Matthew Loiacono with Tern Rounders @ Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs
Yonder Mountain String Band @ Revolution Hall, Troy
The Michael Packer Blues Band @ Alchemy, Woodstock
Joy Askew @ the Tinker Street Cinema, Woodstock
The Week In Review:
Artist reception for Graphic Content exhbiition at Posie Kviat Gallery on Warren Street in Hudson on Saturday.
Ian Nagoski @ Albany Sonic Arts Collective/UAG on Saturday
heARTS aligned @ Bread & Jam Cafe on Saturday
Classic Philly soul combo Harold Melvin’s Blue Notes headline the Juneteenth Celebration at the Music Haven in Central Park, Schenectady at 7:30pm Saturday.
The Whipple City Festival at various locations throughout the town of Greenwich on Friday-Sunday.
The DownTown Ensemble at the Brick Elephant on Sunday afternoon
The online store for Dark Night Of The Soul, the unique art project from Danger Mouse, Sparklehorse and David Lynch, is now open for business. Act now if you want to buy the 100+ page book of original David Lynch photography – it’s a limited run of 5,000.
Charity dog wash at the East Greenbush Animal Hospital (477-7400) from 1-4pm today. $20 donation per dog with proceeds benefiting the playground at Castleton Elementary School.
Oink Oink. Today is Friendly’s Free Ice Cream Day
Also today, and also free:
Art on Lark @ Lark Street, Albany
Opening reception for The Karene Faul Alumni Exhibition @ the College of St. Rose’s Esther Massry Gallery, Albany
This week in review:
It’s your funeral. What do you want to hear?
Matchstick art, some of which goes up in flames
Bogies is back from the dead
Please don’t eat the art: Jell-O artist Liz Hickok
Mark you calendar: Real Good For Free