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Harris and Don of Darlingside

Darlingside Announce "Extralife" to Arrive February 23

Harris Paseltiner and Don Mitchell of Darlingside dropped by to talk with Chris Wienk about the new album they have coming in 2018. Also brought up was the topic of Chris joining the band and being chief guitar holder

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Dark Star Orchestra 20th Anniversary at Palace Theatre

The Palace Theatre
November 11th

19 Clinton Ave, Albany, NY 12207
Door Time: 7PM
All Ages

For information and tickets, visit the Palace Theatre website.

Enter to win tickets by sending an email with this link.

Saratoga Arts

First Night Saratoga 2018, one of the largest New Year's Eve celebrations in the country, would not be possible without dedicated volunteers. This year, nearly 200 volunteers are needed to help at First Night performance venues, ensuring that over 10,000 revelers rIng in the New Year in a fun and safe manner.


Rodrigo y Gabriela

Rodrigo y Gabriela
10th Anniversary Tour

Sunday, November 12
The Egg

7pm doors/8pm show

Tickets on sale at TicketMaster.com, TheEgg.org, or at the box office, 518.473.1845.

STX Entertainment

Peter Rowan

Wednesday, October 25th
The Hangar on the Hudson

For info and tickets, click here.  

Rickie Lee Jones

Wednesday, October 25 at 8pm

The Cohoes Music Hall

For more info and tickets visit the website.

Cry Cry Cry

10.27.17 @ 8:00pm

Cry Cry Cry

Troy Savings Bank Music Hall

Dar Williams, Lucy Kaplansky, and Richard Shindell. Three celebrated musicians revive their celebrated folk-pop collaboration for their first performances in nineteen years. And hear them on the radio that afternoon before the show.

Otis Redding / Stax Records

Our fall fundraiser is a celebration of Stax Records' 60th anniversary. For one week, we've changed our sound to become a Memphis soul station from the 1960's. As part of the celebratory mood, we are asking listeners to support the music and the radio station that plays it. Contribute by calling 1.800.272.6492, or online at the red DONATE button above.

Be listening for the 100 Best Stax Trax of the 1960's countdown on Friday, October 20.

Saratoga Arts

The Official Button Stuffing event is scheduled for Tuesday, November 14.  Be in touch with Saratoga Arts at the web link below to help out.


Paco Peña

Sunday, October 22

Paco Peña embodies both authenticity and innovation in flamenco. As guitarist, composer, dramatist, producer and artistic mentor he has transformed perceptions of this archetypal Spanish art form.


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I'm so happy to share our latest session with David Crosby. He made me howl with laughter, he's got so much heart, and he was truly generous in sharing his stories. Crosby is here to talk about his new album, Sky Trails, which features some of his contemporary collaborators — Becca Stevens, Michelle Willis, Mai Agan, and Michael League of Snarky Puppy. But we covered a lot of ground on Crosby's formative cronies, too, including The Byrds, Crosby Stills & Nash, Miles Davis, Jackson Browne and Joni Mitchell.

Willie Watson feels his way through America's musical history by sliding an old bottleneck against the strings of his acoustic guitar. He finds it in the grain of his own voice, cultivated over 20 years of singing old songs his own way. First as a founding member of Old Crow Medicine Show and now in his own solo career, Watson has brought folk-based roots music alive for new listeners in the 21st century.

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