Thursday, Jan. 24, 2013
Steve Zaccari was initially joking when he asked one of his high-school chemistry students to join his group The Hallertau Band.
Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013
When Pulsifer was a law student, playing in a band didn’t raise too many eyebrows in the audience. As an attorney, the difference between his two professions can be a bit more jarring, but he enjoys leading this double life.
Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013
The concert by jazz duo Sonny & Perley scheduled for tonight at the Stockade Inn in Schenectady has been canceled due to an out-of-town death in the family.
Thursday, Jan. 10, 2013
Albany pop-punkers This Renaissance almost didn’t get the chance to release their debut EP.
Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013
Local musician Matt McWatters was at a loss for words when he heard about the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting. It didn’t take him long to figure out something to do to help
Thursday, Dec. 27, 2012
usic has taken rapper and singer Aaron Hauprich, better known as “Poet,” across the country.
Thursday, Dec. 20, 2012
Trumpeter Terry Gordon, like most of the jazz musicians in the Capital Region, is known for performing with multiple bands.
Thursday, Dec. 13, 2012
Like many bands, Thirteen Feet of Bluegrass has had to deal with hecklers shouting for Lynyrd Skynyrd’s epic “Freebird” during their sets.
Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012
Ruthie Foster’s music has always been infused with elements from her surroundings.
Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012
John Kribs has never been one for self-promotion. Nowadays, he’s focused on two new solo albums
Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012
Capital Region-based indie rock band Railbird officially moved to Brooklyn for more opportunities and better exposure. But the move had another unintended, and subconscious, effect on the band’s music.
Thursday, Nov. 22, 2012
Annie and the Hedonists is a much different band today from what it was just a few years ago.
Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012
In May, singer-songwriter Molly Durnin decided to start playing music full time.
Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012
Back in 2003, Albany “swingcore” band The Bruise Brothers was poised for national success.
Thursday, Oct. 25, 2012
In just a little under a year, Linear North has honed a sound combining this abstract lyrical imagery with heavy psychedelic riffing a la Black Sabbath and Electric Wizard. The combination makes the group a natural fit for Saratoga Springs rockers Skeletons in the Piano’s fifth annual Halloween show, at Putnam Den on Friday night.