More New Concerts at The Egg


The Egg in Albany continues to beef up its already hefty concert schedule with three new concert additions and one change in the schedule.

Due to a scheduling conflict, the Gerald Clayton Trio will not be performing at The Egg on November 5 as originally announced. Instead, jazz harmonica stylist Gregoire Maret will lead a quartet in the double-bill concert with jazz vocalist Gretchen Parlato and her band. Refunds are currently available at point of purchase. A new performance date for the Gerald Clayton Trio is TBA.

And here are those three new concert announcements:

Saturday, November 19, 8pm, Swyer Theatre, $28
Crooked Still
For the past decade, Crooked Still has put their unique stamp on acoustic music, mixing old timey, bluegrass, folk and original songs as they expand the standard string band instrumentation of fiddle, banjo and bass by adding a cello. This will be the last performance by the band before they take a hiatus to pursue solo projects.

Sunday, November 20, 7:30pm, Swyer Theatre, $29.50
The Sam Bush Band
The Grammy Award-winning mandolin virtuoso and former leader of the Newgrass Revival, continues to be the driving force in the ever-evolving acoustic music scene. This year, he’s nominated for two International Bluegrass Music Association awards – Instrumental Performer of the Year for the Mandolin and Instrumental Group of the Year. In addition, he’s nominated as Musician of the Year by the Country Music Association.

Saturday, January 14, 7:30pm, Hart Theatre, $29.50
The Johnny Winter Band and Savoy Brown featuring Kim Simmonds
A dynamic double-bill of electric blues with two guitar masters – Johnny Winter and Kim Simmonds.

Tix for the new concerts are currently on sale only to members of The Egg and will go on sale to the general public on Thursday, September 29. For information on becoming a member of The Egg to take advantage of the member pre-sale, call The Egg box office at 518-473-1845.

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  1. OswegoMatt says

    Chris Cornell brings his Acoustic Songbook tour to the Egg on 11/17 as well. That is sure to be a great one.

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