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Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013
Jen Gadway and Katy Cole, the two vocalists, guitarists and main songwriters for North Creek-based band Decadence, seem destined to play music together.
Thursday, Nov. 28, 2013
Community is important to the four members of the Saratoga Springs acoustic group Ubuntu. It’s right there in the band’s name — “Ubuntu” is a South African word for a humanist philosophy characterized by a strong sense of community.
Thursday, Nov. 21, 2013
Matt Durfee has always loved solo artists who can carry a performance with just an acoustic guitar and their vocals.
Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013
Cassie Sosa and Emma Meisel, the two halves of East Greenbush-based teenage songwriting duo Cass & Emma, have a somewhat haphazard method of deciding who sings which part in their songs.
Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013
Vocalist and guitarist John Strong considers the Stony Creek Band to be better live than in the studio. So it’s a bit surprising that it’s taken the band 40 years to release its first live album.
Thursday, Oct. 31, 2013
In two years as a band, Vontus has amassed a resume of performances and accolades to rival any other local group, including past dates in New York City and the Hudson Valley, and a win at this summer’s Battle of the Bands at Saratoga Performing Arts Center.
Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013
Since forming The Chronicles in October of 2009, trombonist Bryan Brundige and saxophonist Jeff Nania have strived to mix things up both genre- and membership-wise.
Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013
P.W. Mallory may be in the vanguard of a new phenomenon in music — guitarists who picked up the instrument after playing the video games Rock Band and Guitar Hero.
Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013
Just now coming to fruition is Jocelyn Arem's 11-year journey, the Caffe Lena History Project, which included the compiling and editing of artist interviews and photos that make up a new coffee-table book about the famed folk music venue.
Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013
The Van Dyck Drum Battle, which will feature Michael Benedict and fellow local drummers Pete Sweeney, Mark Foster and Bob Halek performing with Benedict’s regular group Bopitude, will take place Friday night.
Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013
Twelve years ago, Peter, Paul and Mary’s version of the traditional song “Polly Von” ended up changing the lives of local folk musicians Gloria Jean, David LaPlante and Stephen Pounds.
Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013
The three members of Albany’s hard-rocking Charmboy certainly get around on the local music scene. In the past few years, the trio has become something of a go-to group for singer-songwriters looking to beef up their sound.
Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013
The Moon & River Café will hold a second reception for the Schenectady Art Society exhibit Friday night to coincide with the return of Art Night to Schenectady.
Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013
Paul Sacchetti, founding guitarist of Schenectady rap-metal outfit Dead-Lift, has had to scale back his rock ’n’ roll dreams over the course of the band’s 10-year history.
Thursday, Sept. 5, 2013
Man Man will headline the second day of the fourth annual Restoration Festival, which runs Friday and Saturday and is once again being put on by local musicians collective the B3nson Recording Co.