CD Release Parties: Poor Old Shine @ The Linda & Club Helsinki

November 22nd, 2013, 11:00 am by Greg

Poor Old Shine isn’t wasting any time getting out there in support of their just-released self-titled debut album on the Signature Sounds label. In fact, they’ll be stompin’ into Nippertown twice this weekend, landing at WAMC-FM’s The Linda in Albany tonight (Friday, November 22) before slipping down to Club Helsinki in Hudson of Saturday night (November 23).

The band grew out of late night jam sessions at the University of Connecticut’s Folk Music Society just three years ago, and since then they have gone on to spread their grassroots brand of Americana all throughout the northeast and at festivals from coast to coast.

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Five Firsts: Harrison Goodale of Poor Old Shine

August 29th, 2013, 2:00 pm by Greg
Poor Old Shine

Poor Old Shine

NAME: Harrison Goodale
BAND AFFILIATION: Poor Old Shine
INSTRUMENT: Upright and electric bass, bells, voice

1. THE FIRST ALBUM I EVER BOUGHT WAS … Charles Mingus’ Fables of Faubus

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Five Firsts: Chris Freeman of Poor Old Shine

August 26th, 2013, 10:01 am by Greg
Poor Old Shine

Poor Old Shine

NAME: Chris Freeman
BAND AFFILIATION: Poor Old Shine
INSTRUMENT: Guitar, banjo, voice, saw

1. THE FIRST ALBUM I EVER BOUGHT WASSupernatural by Santana

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