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This Week(end)'s Must-See Shows

First things first … let’s clear the air. I take full responsibility for not telling you about what probably would have been one of your favorite shows of the season: Conor Oberst and James Vincent McMorrow at the Green Space tonight. 195 more words

Langhorne Slim and the War Eagles

My friend Josh gave me a copy of this record for my birthday in January 2009. I’d just moved into a new apartment. I didn’t have an internet connection. 120 more words


2013: A Year in Live Music

2013 was an amazing year for music here in Albany. Several times I couldn’t believe my luck when I heard what bands were coming which leads me to the first concert of that year… 251 more words

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2012: A Year in Live Music

2012 started my love affair with live music. And now let me catch up with what I plan to be an annual post on live music and the shows I’ve been lucky enough to attend. 380 more words

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So long, Valentine's

Six months after I moved to America, my cousin invited me to a show at a local bar in downtown Albany. Valentine’s was the resident dive bar – brick walls, shabby exterior, dark bathrooms, a pool table in the corner, half-burnt Christmas lights hung over the bar and the tiny stage, and every surface was covered by band posters and various memorabilia. 235 more words

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Listen to the New '80s Bob Dylan Tribute Album

By Brian Ives

Conventional wisdom would have you believe that the ’80s were a “lost” decade for Bob Dylan: the ’60s were, without debate, his greatest decade. 355 more words


When the Sun's Gone Down: My Current Only One

I have had a patchy relationship with Spotify’s Discover feature: what with it constantly suggesting either bland pop folk with all the bands completely indistinguishable or, sometimes, things compared to which techno radio from the 80s sounds a treat (seriously, what in my music history suggests a liking for scary electronica?). 454 more words