Josh Ritter and the Royal City Band play the Egg in Albany on July 22.
A profile of Upstate Rubdown, a New Paltz based band.
Electric Frankenstein and White Knockle Rodeo play the Anchor in Kingston July 9.
Jack and Amanda Palmer play at Basilica Hudson on July 23.
Miracle Legion plays at the Iron Horse Music Hall on July 21.
Mamadou Kelly plays at the Falcon in Marlboro (July 20), Freedom Square in Troy (July 23), and BSP in Kingston (July 29).
(2016, Max Recordings)
Arkansas Summer lures the listener in gently, drenched in Sparklehorse-like dreaminess, before the second track guitar-stomps us into late Lennonesque territory.
(2016, Innova Records)
As a college radio DJ in the early '80s, I used my airtime as an excuse to explore new artists and new sounds.
Isabel Lewis, DJ, lecturer, choreographer, and dancer will be performing her "occurrences" every Saturday and Sunday through July 17 at Long Dock Park in Beacon.
Secret City, a high intensity church-style performance, will be at the Beasrville Theater in Woodstock on July 31 for its third annual year.
The Sweet Clementines guitarist and singer John Burdick and bassist Jason Sarubbi have been entrenched in New Paltz's local music scene long before the area became a destination for Brooklyn and Manhattan expats, and you will still not find two better representatives of the town's rich sonic soil.
John Burdick reviews an album by Infinite Spirit.
Jeremy Schwartz reviews "Hold That Thought Forever" by the Last Conspirators.
Robert Burke Warren reviews Wreckless Eric's "AmERICa."
Peter Aaron gives a preview of music festivals happening this summer.
Bonnie "Prince" Billy and Bitchin' Bajas will perform on June 21 at the Half Moon in Hudson.