“The first record that I bought would have probably been Off the Wall, the Michael Jackson album.
But I think the first record that I ever remember listening to was an Al Green album when I was really young. I used to listen to it over and over and again.”
Dynamic jazz drummer Brian Blade leads his band Brian Blade Fellowship in concert at Skidmore College’s Zankel Music Center in Saratoga Springs at 8pm on Friday (March 22). His band features pianist Jon Cowherd, bassist Christopher Thomas, tenor saxman Melvin Butler and alto saxman Myron Walden. Tickets are $8; seniors $5; students and children FREE.