This Weekend’s Battle of the Blues
The Capital Region Blues Network is holding its third annual Blues Bash Fundraiser tonight (Friday, March 22) at the Fuller Roadhouse Grille in Albany. Scotty Mac & the Rockin’ Bonnevilles are the featured band with Holly & Evan opening the evening’s festivities. In addition to the music, the bash will feature a silent auction, a raffle and door prizes, including an autographed Bonnie Raitt album, a framed, autographed Amy Helm photograph, tickets to blues festivals, theaters, restaurants and more. Doors open at 7 pm. Admission is $10; $5 for Blues Network members.
Meanwhile up in Saratoga Springs, Caffe Lena is hosting its eighth annual Blues Weekend with a women’s night tonight, followed by men’s night on Saturday. At 8pm tonight, it’s Danielle Miraglia and Erin Harpe ($18), while line-up at 8pm on Saturday features George Wilson, Street Corner Holler and Michael Jerome Browne ($22).