LIVE: FLY92 SummerJam @ SPAC, 6/7/14

June 11th, 2014, 4:00 pm by Greg
Headliner Jason Derulo

Headliner Jason Derulo

Photographs by Andrzej Pilarczyk

After a two year hiatus, the FLY92 SummerJam was back at SPAC again earlier this month, and the Saratoga Performing Arts Center was throbbing to the beat of today’s young pop sound. Fresh from his appearance with another of this year’s SPAC headliners, Luke Bryan, at the CMT Awards, Jason Derulo headlined the day-long bash. And he was joined by a cavalcade of acts, including the family-pop band R5, boy band Hot Chelle Rae, Swedish duo Icona Pop and homegrown Bethlehem High School grad and recent finalist on “The Voice,” Dani Moz, among others.

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LIVE: Kid, Tween & Teen Time at SPAC

September 13th, 2012, 2:00 pm by Greg
The Fresh Beat

The Fresh Beat

Reviews and photographs by Andrzej Pilarczyk

Yeah, the kids are alright…

Throughout the summer of 2012, the Saratoga Performing Arts Center cranked up the volume for dozens of ear-splitting rock ‘n’ roll shows, but unless you were there on Labor Day, you have absolutely no idea just how loud 5,500 kids can sound when they’re screaming for their favorite band to come on stage. Judging by the sheer volume and pin-the-needle decibel level of the crowd, it beat all the rest of this summer’s SPAC shows hands down.

It wasn’t Slayer, the Dave Matthews Band, Santana, Phish, the Allman Brothers, Nickelback, Godsmack or even Def Leppard. No, it was the Fresh Beat Band!

Who?

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