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Jimmy Webb
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Saturday, November 23 | The Cohoes Music Hall

7:30 PM

 

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Tinsley Ellis & Tommy Castro
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Wednesday, November 20 | The Cohoes Music Hall

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Buddy Guy & Kenny Wayne Shepherd
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Tuesday, November 19th | The Palace Theatre

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North Mississippi All-Stars
Federico Spinoza

 

Saturday, November 16 | The Cohoes Music Hall

 

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Founded in 1996 by brothers Luther and Cody Dickinson, North Mississippi Allstars stays true to what folk music is all about.

Russian Ballet
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Tuesday, November 12 | The Palace Theatre

The SteelDrivers
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Friday, November 8 | Troy Savings Bank Music Hall

With elements of Americana, country, blues, rock and soul , this band is not to be missed!

 

Sarah Borges
Artist

Friday, November 8 | The Hangar on the Hudson

Trevor Noah at the Times Union Center
Agency

February 15 | Times Union Center 

Tickets on sale, now!

Trevor Noah is traveling the globe and expanding his Loud & Clear Tour to 2020 due to popular demand! With over 75 sold-out North American shows this year, including his sold-out show at Madison Square Garden, Trevor is bringing his wildly successful tour to new cities, including Albany's Times Union Center. 

 

The Dallas Brass
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Saturday, November 9 | Massry Center for the Arts

The Dallas Brass is one of America’s foremost musical ensembles. They play an eclectic mix of classical masterpieces, Dixieland, swing, Broadway, Hollywood and patriotic music, all with a unique and comical twist!

Led Zeppelin II at 50!

Nov 2, 2019
Led Zeppelin II
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Led Zeppelin II is the second album by the English rock band Led Zeppelin, released on 22 October 1969 in the United States and on 31 October 1969 in the United Kingdom by Atlantic Records.

Have a listen to the radio special to celebrate it!

Boz Is Back!

Oct 27, 2019

Monday, November 4 | The Egg

An evening with Boz Scaggs.

 

It’s appropriate that Boz Scaggs’ new album is Out of the Blues, since the blues is what first sparked his five-decade musical career.

Los Straitjackets
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Thursday, October 31 | The Hangar on the Hudson

Strap on your mask. The Los Straitjackets are coming to town for a Halloween Bash!

The leading purveyors of the lost art of instrumental surf guitar return to the Hangar on the Hudson, October 31st @ 8pm.

Greensky Bluegrass at The Egg!

Oct 22, 2019
Greensky Bluegrass at The Egg
Agency

Wednesday, January 29 | The Egg

Daniel Van Kirk
Artist

Wednesday, October 23 | The Linda

Pink Martini
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Thursday, October 24 | Troy Savings Bank Music Hall

Featuring singer China Forbes and a dozen musicians, Pink Martini performs its multilingual repertoire at the Hall!  See a video of one of their biggest songs below.

And three lucky ticket winners will also win a copy of their ninth album, "Je Dis Oui" on vinyl.

Eilen Jewell
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Sunday, October 20 | The Linda

 

Get Tickets Eilen Jewell w.s.g. Jordie Lane and Clare Reynolds presented by The Linda WAMC's Performing Arts Studio EILEN JEWELL: American Songwriter describes Eilen Jewell as "one of America's most intriguing, creative and idiosyncratic voices." The Boise, Idaho songwriter is one of a kind. That singular voice springs forth from a woman of more than one mind, and she taps into many of them on Gypsy (August, 2019 Signature Sounds Recordings). 

Sten & Maria Z. at WEXT
WEXT

Friday, October 18th | The Linda

Two of the Local 518's best instrumentalists will be showing off some crazy guitar playing at The Linda on Friday night.  This is a show not to be missed.

Hear their recent session below.

Dale Watson
Sean Payne Photography

Sunday, October 20 | The Hangar on the Hudson

The Hangar on the Hudson presents country singer, song writer and guitarist, Dale Watson and His Lonestars on Sunday October 20th.  Tickets are available now at Brown Paper Tickets.  The Hangar, 675 River Street, Troy.

Hear the session we did with Dale and Ray at this link.

Upstate
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Saturday, October 19th | Skyloft at Crossgates

Pettybreakers at Skyloft

Oct 13, 2019
Pettybreakers
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Thursday, October 17th | Skyloft at Crossgates

The PettyBreakers puts on a show that recreates the sights, sounds and live experience of a Tom Petty concert. Based out of Southern California, this band is comprised of veteran musicians with decades of experience performing in tribute acts, and recording and performing with international bands like THE REMBRANDTS and THE GIN BLOSSOMS.

Yonder Mountain String Band
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Saturday, October 19th | Putnam Place

with special guests Drunken Hearts.

Karl Denson
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Friday, October 18th | Putnam Place

Experience Dark Blue Sea

Oct 7, 2019
Dark Blue Sea
Agency

Friday, October 11 | The Cohoes Music Hall

Featuring the music and performances of Local 518 bands Dark Honey, Girl Blue and The Sea The Sea, Synergia Dance Project has created a modern ballet dance experience based on the story told by music.  Synergia dancers also include film clips created by Chromoscope. It's a true DIY, Troy performance.

For more information, hear the sessions with Dark Honey, Girl Blue and The Sea The Sea below.

Napoleon Dynamite

Oct 7, 2019
Napoleon Dynamite 15th anniversary tour
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Thursday, October 17 | The Egg

Celebrate the 15th anniversary of this fun movie with a special screening of the movie, and a conversation with Efren Ramirez (Pedro) and Jon Heder (Napoleon Dynamite).

Martha Redbone
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Saturday, October 12 | Massry Center for the Arts

Ballet Meets The Beatles
Agency

Saturday, October 12 | The Egg

Crystal Bowersox
Artist

Friday, October 11 | Skyloft at Crossgates

Jocelyn & Chris Arndt and Little Days poster
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Friday, October 11 | Putnam Place

Jocelyn & Chris are Local 518 rockers from Fort Plain. To have a show with them and their stunning rock band is so great! They're doing so well out on the road. It's a rare treat to have them back home.  Come hang with us!

Little Days is a band based in Southern California’s San Fernando Valley. Made up of Gov’t Mule bassist Jorgen Carlsson and his wife Mini Diaz, they are currently finishing up their most recent project, Pop & Tacos.

See Little Days:

Trampled By Turtles
Agency

Friday, October 11 | Upstate Concert Hall

Trampled By Turtles is an American bluegrass/folk-rock band from Duluth, Minnesota. They have released nine full albums. They have played internationally and at many popular music festivals in the US.

Friday 10/4 (10am) through Sunday 10/6 (10pm), you can get 4-packs of tickets for a discounted price, 4 for $100.  Click on Upstate Concert Hall's link above for ticket information.

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