Lea DeLaria
Artist

Lea DeLaria Comes to The Massry Center

The Massry Center
October 13 - 8pm For details, visit the Massry Center website . Enter to win tickets by sending email with this link . This adored and outspoken actress (Orange Is the New Black’s Big Boo), comedian, singer and gay icon combines side-splitting comedy with a velvety jazz voice and sassy stage presence, mingling choice jazz standards and jazzy covers of classic David Bowie tunes. Don’t miss an evening with an entertainer who pioneered being “out” in show business and...

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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.

Scott Sharrard
Artist

Saturday, September 8th | Round Lake Auditorium

Scott Sharrard

Gregg Allman’s Musical Director Takes Center Stage at the Round Lake Auditorium! His new album, Saving Grace, is due to release on September 21.

For details visit their website.

Hamilton Craig
WEXT

From Shushan, NY, Local 518 singer-songwriter Hamilton Craig tends to break molds (and he has in the best of ways), but this time around, he's coming at music from a new place - in life and in his love for folk music.  While that may seem like he's giving us a straight-ahead set of folk music, it may not.  

His songs have a singular voice, one that speaks from the living of life, one that tells truth, emboldens, and empowers.

Mark May
Houston Press

Former Dickey Betts & Great Southern vocalist and guitarist Mark May and his band wrap up the Music on Mainstreet Summer Concert Series in Canajoharie Tuesday (8/28) night.  It's a free show beginning at 7pm!  Mark promises a night of scorching blues and rock 'n roll numbers; chock full of originals, while also sprinkling in a mix of covers you know and love!  

Crazy Rich Asians
Warner Bros. Pictures

Newport Folk Festival at The Fort
Newport Folk Festival

Each July, the migration of musicians and music lovers to Newport, RI occurs.  And for the past several years, WEXT with NPR Music, has provided you a chance to live (or re-live) the Festival in all its glory on Labor Day.

This year, we have sets from several Festival favorites, including Brandi Carlile, Toots & the Maytals, Darlingside, and Glen Hansard.

The tentative schedule is  below.  Have a fabulous and safe Labor Day!

9:00a - Khruangbin

9:45a - The Lone Bellow

10:40a - Glen Hansard

11:45a - Brandi Carlile

Art In The Park 2018

Aug 25, 2018
Art in the Park 2018
Agency

Saratoga Arts presents the 20th annual Art in the Park.  This juried, outdoor fine arts exhibit takes place in Saratoga Springs' historic Congress Park. 

Fine Art. Local 518 Music. Great Food. 

Saturday, September 22, from 10a until 4p**

Fine Art features photography, printmaking, painting, ceramics, fine art jewelry, and more. 

Music starts at 1pm.

1p - Mike Grutka

2p - Sam Reed

September in the City 2018

Aug 23, 2018
September in the City 2018
Agency

Thursdays in September, join us out in front of the Albany Center Gallery for some great art and Local 518 music. Here's info on the music line up. See you there! Bring your lunch, and let's hang out.

September 6: HONEY SLIDER

Greg Farley
Jumpin' Bean/picssr

Greg Farley -  the Hudson Valley born and bred multi-instrumentalist and songwriter has spent the last decade touring and recording with The Felice Brothers before becoming an accompanist for acclaimed singer-songwriter Conor Oberst

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