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The Weepies
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The Weepies are Coming to Troy!

September 29th | Troy Savings Bank Music Hall For more details and tickets, go to the Troy Savings Bank Music Hall website . Get tickets when making your contribution in our fall pledge drive . Singer-songwriters Deb Talan & Steve Tannen began writing together the night they met, and soon formed indie band The Weepies . On the strength of their simple yet insightful songwriting and distinctive harmonies, they quietly sold more than 1.5 million records with over 54 million streams on...

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Jim Gaudet & the Railroad Boys
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Friday, September 21

Round Lake Auditorium 

Round Lake is a perfect place for a late summer concert. Exit 11 off the Northway. Turn into town and follow the signs to the Round Lake Auditorium. 

Jim Gaudet & the Railroad Boys play music that is at once new and old. Whether a new original tune, or a great old chestnut, Jim and the band breathe new life into the music. On stage, the banter is fun. The energy is charged. 

Peppermint
STX Entertainment

Tom Petty
Artist

A 4-CD set that features all 60 tracks, plus a 52-page booklet with rare and previously unseen photographs of Tom, his bandmates, family and friends. The booklet also features detailed track-by-track liner notes by noted journalist and Tom Petty aficionado Bud Scoppa, who drew upon his previous interviews with Tom and new conversations with Mike Campbell, Benmont Tench and Ryan Ulyate, as well as Adria and Dana Petty. 

Operation Finale
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

Duke Robillard
Artist

Duke Robillard embodies the blues. And he's coming to play at Caffe Lena.

Sunday, September 9th at 7pm.

For info and tickets, click to Caffe Lena.

Scott Sharrard
Artist

SCOTT SHARRARD IS BEST KNOWN as lead guitarist and bandleader for the late Gregg Allman.  But his personal artistic journey - which incluedes singing, songwriting, producing and arranging began long before he first teamed up with the rock icon.  

The Skatalites
Artist

The Skatalites

The Linda - September 14 at 8pm.

Smell the Freshgrass!

Sep 6, 2018
Freshgrass Festival
Agency

Freshgrass Festival takes place at Mass MoCA each September. This year, the Festival is 9/14-16.  We have passes for Sunday and we want to give them to you.

For more info, including the line-up, swing by the Freshgrass website.

Julia Alsarraf
WEXT

Singer-songwriter, Julia Alsarraf stopped by to play a few songs and talk about making music.  Catch her around downtown Troy streets, or on her Facebook page.

Plus, we'll be with her and the City of Albany for September in the City at Dinapoli Park in downtown on September 13, 2018 from 1130-2p.

Here's her session. We look forward to when she makes some recordings.

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From the R&B and soul of the '50s and '60s to the dance beat of the '70s, Chris Wienk brings you a weekly exploration into the roots of rock 'n roll.