This Weekend’s CD Release Parties

June 17th, 2011, 1:00 pm by Greg

JIM GAUDET & THE RAILROAD BOYS: Veteran Nippertown singer-songwriter Gaudet teamed up with the Railroad Boys for their official album debut in 2009 with the sublime “So Far So Good.” Now they’re back with their follow-up, “No Questions Asked,” featuring 11 new songs from the sharp pen of Gaudet (including one co-authored by Caroline “MotherJudge” Isachsen) and three covers. The Boys are celebrating at 8pm tonight at Caffe Lena in Saratoga Springs. Tix are $18.

JO HENLEY: The Boston-based roots-rockin’ Americana quartet returns to singer-guitarist-bandleader Andy Campolieto’s hometown to celebrate the release of their third full-length album, “Mohawk,” an ambitious collection of songs which just happen to be all about the city of Schenectady. And, yes, they’ll be celebrating in the Electric City at 10pm tonight with a CD release party at Katie O’Byrne’s. With Chris Cagnina of O.W.L. opening the show. FREE.

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Real Good for Free: Icy Moons of Jupiter @ Revolution Hall, 12/22/09

December 21st, 2009, 10:02 am by Greg

Icy Moons of Jupiter

Icy Moons of Jupiter

Revolution Hall hosts the final show of 2009’s Guthrie Bell Productions Free Tuesday concert series with Icy Moons of Jupiter and Sugar Proof on Tuesday (December 22). Doors open at 6pm.

Having played their debut gig less than two months ago, Icy Moons of Jupiter are a brand new four-piece combo who bring funk, rock and sonic expermentation into their musical mix. Led by guitarist-vocalist Chris Chauvin, the band’s set list stretches from the Grateful Dead to Talking Heads.

Sharing the stage will be funkateer faves Sugar Proof, led by the vocalist-guitarist tandem of Titian Dion and Wayne Chaet.

The Cock'N'Bull RestaurantJim Gaudet and the Railroad BoysHolly & EvanCartoonist John CaldwellCaffe LenaAdvertise on Nippertown!Mohawk Hudson Humane SocietyCapital Repertory Theater