Ramblers Home

Listen: Local 518 Ramblers Home at The Cock N Bull

On a hot, steamy summer afternoon, we drove over to Galway for a special event recording. Ryan Sullivan's band, Ramblers Home played us a few songs, and he told stories of how the band and its songs came to be. Find Ramblers Home at The Cock N Bull for their Tuesday residency through July, starting July 16.

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2019 Mad Collar Party

MAD Collar Party + Collar Works Birthday Bash
The 3rd Annual Collar Works Anti-Gala // Celebrating 10 YEARS!
Saturday, August 10th // 6pm till late!

Little Steven Tour

Sunday, July 14 | Upstate Concert Hall

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Little Steven's Summer of Sorcery Tour!

Green River Festival

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Lucinda Williams | Parsonsfield | Angelique Kidjo | The Wood Brothers

And so much more! July 12-13-14 in Greenfield, MA. 

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David Bromberg

July 13 | The Cohoes Music Hall

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Listen: Local 518 Doctor Baker

Jul 3, 2019

A doctor walks into a bakery and finds a band mate?!

That's exactly what happened for Dr. Ed Schwarzschild a UAlbany English professor when he walked into Albany's Crisan Bakery 10 years ago and met co-founder of the bakery Iggy Calabria. Bonding over their hometown of Philly, becoming new fathers, and a passion for music the two began to meet every week to jam together. 

Those jam sessions turned into the Local 518 duo Doctor Baker! 

Honey Jar

A banjo uke, or sometimes referred to as a banjolele.  That's the fun instrument you'll hear in this session with a special duo from Hawaii.  Ellen Keehan is a Local 518 singer-songwriter, and Kristin Lagasse is from Maine. Both live on the Big Island in Hawaii.  They found each other playing a packed house show out in Hawaii.

Toy Story 4
Walt Disney Studios

The gang's all here, one last time (apparently): Jay Bobbin reviews Disney-Pixar's "Toy Story 4."

Dave Matthews Band


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