Category Archives: Music

Lecco Morris Trio Concert

On Thursday, November 10, the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts will host a concert featuring the jazz tunes of the Lecco Morris Trio. This performance is part of a series of concerts that the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts is hosting in 2016.

Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts and Transitions
2736 State Highway 30, Gloversville, NY 12078
7-8:30pm

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Jazz at the Lake - Lake George Jazz Weekend September 2016

09/17/2016 – 09/18/2016
Shepard Park,
Canada St
Lake George, NY 12845

Contemporary jazz featuring nationally acclaimed performers, the Brubeck Brothers, Charenee Wade, Lao Tizer Wuintet with violinist Karen Briggs on Saturday afternoon; special Saturday evening performance by The Diva Jazz Orchestre. Edmar Castenda Trio, the Gary McFarland Legacy Ensemble with Sharel Cassity, and Amina Figarova Sextet on Sunday.

Source: http://visitadirondacks.com/events/jazz-the-lake-lake-george-jazz-weekend

Hey Jude Tribute Band Outdoor Concert

Hey Jude Broadalbin Hotel Aug. 1 Poster Designed by Lisa Gandia

The Capital Region’s premiere Beatles Tribute band, HEY JUDE, will perform a deluxe “Summer Celebration Extravaganza” outdoor concert in the backyard of the historic Broadalbin Hotel on Saturday, August 1, 2015 from 3PM to 6PM. Tickets can be reserved in advance for $30 and are $35 on the day of the show. To purchase tickets and to make reservations, contact David Thompson at 518-883-5414. HEY JUDE’s memorable performances showcase authentic costumes, instruments, and witty British stage banter. The band added many more FAB hits to their extended set-list. Fans can sing, dance, and are encouraged to dress in 1960’s attire! Best dressed participants may have the opportunity of getting their photo taken with “John,” “Paul,” “George,” and “Ringo” for display on HEY JUDE’s Facebook. HEY JUDE’s merchandise will be available for purchase. Fans can meet-and-greet with the band to have shirts and posters autographed! Bring lawn chairs. Food available for purchase. For more information, visit www.broadalbinhotel.com or www.HeyJudeTheTribute.com The Broadalbin Hotel, 59 West Main Street, Broadalbin, NY 12025, is open at 11am on Tuesday through Saturday, 8am to noon on Sunday, and is closed Monday.
Hey Jude Tribute Band is playing outdoors at the Historic Broadalbin Hotel on August 1st, 2015 from 3pm to 6pm.

Times Union Center Events July-November 2015

Ariana Grande July 31, 2015 7:30 pm

Arena Lacrosse League Showcase August 8, 2015 7:00 pm

Kevin Hart; What Now Tour August 27, 2015 8:00 pm

Urban Raid September 12, 2015 10:00 am

WWE Smackdown September 29, 2015 7:00 pm

Kicker Arenacross & Freestyle Show October 3, 2015 7:00 pm

Shania Twain October 7, 2015 7:30 pm

NBA 76ers vs. Nets October 10, 2015 3:00 pm

Marvel Universe Live! November 5-8, 2015 (Times Vary)

2015 Albany Auto Show November 13-15, 2015 (Times Vary)

For more information, please visit the Times Union Center Information Page

Palace Theatre Events July-Aug 2015

JUL 10 FRI
LIVE on TOUR Starring Julianne & Derek Hough
08:00 PM

JUL 11 SAT
“Weird Al” Yankovic: The Mandatory World Tour
08:00 PM

JUL 27 MON
Heart
07:30 PM

AUG 24 MON
Fifth Harmony’s Reflection: The Summer Tour
Details: Fifth Harmony, Bea Miller, Natalie La Rose, Common Kings
07:00 PM

AUG 28 FRI
Palace Theatre Parking: FIFTH HARMONY
07:30 PM

For more information, please visit the Palace Theatre information page.
published June 9, 2015

Palace Theatre Events July-December 2015

For more information and tickets, please visit the Palace Theatre website

7/7/2015
The Incredibles
“Summer In The City” FREE MOVIE EVENT

7/10/2015
MOVE Live On Tour 2015 FEATURING JULIANNE & DEREK HOUGH
On the heels of their sold out 2014 tour, superstar siblings Julianne and Derek Hough will team up once again, dancing their way across stages all over the country in their new MOVE LIVE ON TOUR 2015. The show will feature a brand new stage production to showcase the fresh, exciting and high impact choreography spanning across a multitude of different dance styles that all audience members are sure to love!

7/11/2015
“Weird Al” Yankovic
Mandatory World Tour
Few would have guessed that “Weird Al” Yankovic, who as a shy, accordion-playing teenager got his start sending in homemade tapes to the Dr. Demento Radio Show, would go on to become the biggest-selling comedy recording artist in history with over 12 million album sales. Now in his fourth career decade, he has won 3 Grammys (with 14 nominations) and countless awards and accolades for Weird Al classics like “Eat It,” “Like a Surgeon,” “Fat,” “Smells Like Nirvana,” “Amish Paradise” and “The Saga Begins.”

7/14/2015
Toy Story
“Summer In The City” FREE MOVIE EVENT

7/21/2015
The Lego Movie
“Summer In The City” FREE MOVIE EVENT

7/25/2015 amd 7/26/2015
Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella G2K
Presented by Park Playhouse – The timeless enchantment of a magical fairy tale is reborn with the Rodgers & Hammerstein hallmarks of originality, charm and elegance.

7/27/2015
Heart
MUSIC=LOVE Tour
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductees Ann and Nancy Wilson first showed the world that women can rock when their band, Heart, stormed the charts in the ’70’s with hits like “Crazy on You,” “Magic Man,” “Barracuda,” “Straight On,” and so many more. Not only did the Wilson sisters lead the band, they wrote the songs and played the instruments too, making them the first women in rock to do so. Heart continued topping the charts through the ’80’s and ’90’s with huge hits like “These Dreams,” “Alone,” “What About Love,” “If Looks Could Kill,” “Never,” and a string of other hits that showcased the sisters’ enormous talents as musicians, singers and songwriters.

7/28/2015
The Mighty Ducks
“Summer In The City” FREE MOVIE EVENT

8/4/2015
Big Hero 6
“Summer In The City” FREE MOVIE EVENT

8/11/2015
Tangled
“Summer In The City” FREE MOVIE EVENT

8/18/2015
The Sandlot
“Summer In The City” FREE MOVIE EVENT

8/24/2015
Fifth Harmony
with special guests Common Kings, Natalie LaRose and Bea Miller
Scorching hot after their critically-acclaimed sold out Reflection Tour, the award-winning, pop powerhouse — Ally Brooke, Normani Kordei, Lauren Jauregui, Camila Cabello, and Dinah Jane — return to the road for the Reflection: The Summer Tour. Following a string of radio festivals, the Live Nation-produced tour will see the girls live at the Palace Theatre with special guests Common Kings, Natalie LaRose and Bea Miller.

8/25/2015
The Smurfs
“Summer In The City” FREE MOVIE EVENT

9/10/2015
Tyler Perry’s Madea On The Run
Tyler Perry makes his live capital region debut in his highly anticipated live stage play, “Madea On The Run” starring Tyler Perry. With brand new music written by Tyler Perry, the show delivers a finger snapping and inspirational evening of theater. Madea’s life lessons on friendship, marriage, personal reflection and overcoming, leave audiences with some great food for the soul. Get your tickets early… you don’t want to miss Tyler Perry’s Madea On The Run.

10/3/2015
Josh Groban
Multi-platinum recording artist Josh Groban has announced that he will launch a Fall 2015 North American tour in support of his upcoming album Stages. The tour, produced by Live Nation, will begin on Sept. 12 in Atlanta and continues through early November including a stop at Albany’s Palace Theatre on October 3. “The Stages Tour” will visit specially selected theaters around the country, giving fans accustomed to seeing Groban perform in arenas (as he did on his 2013 “In The Round” and “All that Echoes” tours) a more uniquely intimate experience.

10/11/2015
Mark Knopfler
Legendary musician and songwriter Mark Knopfler will celebrate the release of his new record, Tracker with a North American tour that includes a stop at Albany’s Palace Theatre. A multiple Grammy award winner as the lead vocalist and songwriter for Dire Straits, Knopfler has released seven solo albums as well as recording Neck And Neck with one of his guitar heroes, Chet Atkins and collaborated with Emmylou Harris on All The Roadrunning

10/17/2015
Wanda Sykes
Wanda Sykes has been called “one of the funniest stand-up comics” by her peers and ranks among Entertainment Weekly’s 25 Funniest People in America. Her smart-witted stand up has sent her career in many different areas.

11/9/2015
Festival of Praise Tour
The Festival of Praise Tour is bigger and better than ever! The fantastic tour features Multiple Grammy, Stellar, BET Award Winning Artists Fred Hammond, Donnie McClurkin, Kim Burrell & Israel Houghton.

12/10/2015
Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker
Moscow Ballet’s spectacular Great Russian Nutcracker is the must-see event this Holiday season! Celebrate the beloved Christmas tradition with the whole family as forty world-class Russian artists bring this charming classic to life. The New York Times raves “Knock Out!” Experience Tchaikovsky’s master score this Christmas with the magic of larger than-life-puppets, growing Christmas Trees and life-sized Matrushka Dolls!

12/17/2015
Peppa Pig Live!
Peppa Pig’s Big Splash!
In Peppa Pig’s Big Splash, the nursery roof is leaking and Peppa and her friends need to fix it quickly. They set up a fair to raise money so Mr. Bull can do the repairs. There’s plenty of fun to be had as Peppa, George, Mummy and Daddy Pig, along with Danny Dog, Pedro Pony and Suzy Sheep work together to organize an exciting day out complete with a Champion Puddle Jumping competition judged by Mr. Potato, where everyone gets wet! An interactive experience full of singing, dancing, games, and muddy puddles, Peppa Pig’s Big Splash is a guaranteed blast for the whole family.

For more information and tickets, please visit the Palace Theatre website

SPAC 2015 Schedule - Pop and Rock Concerts

For tickets and further information, visit SPAC.org

Scheduled events as of June 2015

JUN 19, 2015
Train 99.5 The River welcomes Train with The Fray & Matt Nathanson
7:00PM

JUN 23, 2015
Fall Out Boy and Wiz Khalifa
BOYS OF ZUMMER 2015 TOUR FALL OUT BOY
WIZ KHALIFA WITH SPECIAL GUEST HOODIE ALLEN
7:00PM

JUL 2, 2015
Kid Rock With Special Guest Foreigner
6:45PM

JUL 3-4, 2015
Dave Matthews Band
7:00PM

JUL 24, 2015
Def Leppard
PYX 106 welcomes Def Leppard with Styx & Tesla
7:00PM

JUL 26, 2015
Brad Paisley with Justin Moore & Mickey Guyton
8:00PM

JUL 29, 2015
Tedeschi Trucks Band With Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings and Doyle Bramhall II
6:30PM

JUL 31, 2015
Slipknot With Lamb of God, Bullet for My Valentine, & Motionless in White
6:00PM

AUG 1, 2015
The Australian Pink Floyd Show
NORTH AMERICAN TOUR WITH SPECIAL GUEST LED ZEPPELIN2
8:00PM

AUG 10, 2015
Joe Bonamassa
A Tribute to the Three Kings
8:00PM

AUG 11, 2015
Nickelback
No Fixed Address Tour with Lifehouse
7:30PM

AUG 16, 2015
Brantley Gilbert with Lee Brice & Cam
8:00PM

AUG 26, 2015
5 Seconds of Summer
Rock Out With Your Socks Out Tour 2015 with Hey Violet
7:30PM

AUG 28, 2015
Chris Brown WITH SPECIAL GUESTS KID INK, OMARION, FETTY WAP & TEYANA TAYLOR
7:00PM

AUG 29, 2015
Chicago and Earth, Wind & Fire
Some tickets not available on day of show
7:30PM

SEP 1, 2015
Counting Crows with Citizen Cope and Hollis Brown
7:00PM

SEP 4, 2015
The Doobie Brothers & Greg Allman
A Pavilion Only Performance
7:30PM

SEP 6, 2015
Zac Brown Band
JEKYLL + HYDE TOUR 2015
7:30PM

For tickets and further information, visit SPAC.org

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