It’s The Weekend!
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 11
Frank Jaklitsch & Friends @ the Hibernians Hall, Albany
The Fleshtones, Big Frank & the Bargain Bingers, more @ Positively Fourth Street, Troy (FREE)
Super 400 CD release party, Matthew Loiacono, Tern Rounders @ Revolution Hall, Troy
The Boredoms‘ “Boadrum 9,” Deerhunter @ EMPAC @ RPI, Troy
Mike Gordon, Reid Genauer @ the Bearsville Theater, Woodstock
Joshua Radin, Gary Jules, Amber Rubarth @ The Linda, Albany
The Eric Alexander Quintet @ A Place For Jazz @ the First Unitarian Society’s Whisperdome, Schenectady
John Gorka, Meg Hutchinson @ Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 12
The Albany Jazz Festival with Joe Lovano, the Lee Shaw Trio, Lizz Wright, the Dirty Dozen Brass Band, more @ Riverfront Park, Albany (FREE)
The Small Town Friends Festival with Ramblin Jug Stompers @ Voorheesville Library, Voorheesville (FREE)
The Royal Family Getdown with Soulive, John Scofield, Grace Potter & the Nocturnals, more @ the Pines Theater in Look Park, Northampton, Mass.
Firefighter Font CD release party, Saint Ukraine, Beware! The Other Head of Science @ Valentine’s Music Hall, Albany
The Feelies @ Bearsville Theater, Woodstock
Quixote @ Ground Zero, Troy
“Songs of Pete Seeger: An Old Songs Benefit” featuring the Lost Radio Rounders, Addie & Olin Unleashed, Bill Spence, Roger Mock, more @ Old Songs, Voorheesville
NotaRiotous‘ “Microtonal Voices” @ Williams College’s ’62 Center of Theatre and Dance, Williamstown, Mass. (FREE)
Robert Klein @ the Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center, Great Barrington, Mass.
The Paul Winter Consort @ the Colonial Theatre, Pittsfield, Mass.
The Frank Wakefield Band @ Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs
Christine Lavin @ PS/21, Chatham
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 13
Amanda’s Journey Remembrance Walk featuring the Lost Radio Rounders, Almost Awake @ the Crossings, Colonie
Ingrid Michaelson @ Valentine’s Music Hall, Albany
The Uncle Sam Celebration @ Knickerbacker Park Lansingburgh
If all these choices have you stymied, or if you just feel like hanging at home in your fuzzy slippers, you can live stream All Tomorrow’s Parties all weekend, courtesy of WFMU.