Events

Alive at Five

Thursday, June 08, 2017 | 5pm - 8pm

Schedule

8 Jun 2017 5:00-6:00

LETS BE LEONARD

Let’s Be Leonard is a rock ‘n roll jazz explosion out of Upstate NY that bursts at the seams of tight, lyrical pop ballads with a daredevilish, looney jam band quality reminiscent of Phish.

 Official Website     Jennings Landing

8 Jun 2017 6:30-8:00

KARL DENSON'S TINY UNIVERSE

Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe is highly regarded as one of the best live bands on the planet. Karl, who now serves as the saxophonist in The Rolling Stones, is fresh off a tour with the legendary rock band that included the highest grossing concert festival of all time!

 Official Website     Jennings Landing

15 Jun 2017 5:00-6:00
VICTORY SOUL ORCHESTRA

VICTORY SOUL ORCHESTRA

Victory Soul Orchestra is a seven piece afro-jazz/funk/soul band from Albany, NY.

 Jennings Landing

15 Jun 2017 6:30-8:00

AVERAGE WHITE BAND

AWB are widely regarded as one of the best soul and funk bands in the history of music. Though best known for their timeless instrumental mega-hit 'Pick Up the Pieces' the band's strength actually lay in their consistently accomplished song-writing, stretching across several gold selling albums.

 Official Website     Jennings Landing

22 Jun 2017 5:00-6:00

JB AKA DIRTY MOSES

Artist, Producer, Writer, Performer, MC, DJ, Musician = JB aka Dirty Moses. Self contained movement. Hip Hop since day one, born in to the culture. Lives and breathes it. His mottos “Seize The Moment” “Rappers Do It Better” “If you can do it, I can do it too.

 Official Website     Jennings Landing

22 Jun 2017 5:00-6:00

DJ TRUMASTR

DJ Trumastr is an international touring DJ based out of Albany, New York. Infused with a rich knowledge of music, this creative innovator spins infectious blends that transcend both cultural and generational boundaries. DJ Trumastr’s skill on the decks knows no limit.

 Official Website     Jennings Landing

22 Jun 2017 5:00-6:00
PAUL NICE

PAUL NICE

DJ. Producer. Beat Digger. Mix Tape Maestro. Kung Fu Movie Aficionado. Worked with everyone from the Beastie Boys and Biz Markie to Mark Ronson and Ol’ Dirty Bastard. Played the haughtiest of hovels to the dankest of dives everywhere from NY to LA, London to Paris, Tokyo to Sydney and back again.

 Official Website     Jennings Landing

22 Jun 2017 6:30-8:00

NAUGHTY BY NATURE

The Grammy Award winning, Platinum-album selling, New Jersey super-group, Naughty By Nature, is celebrating their twenty year track record of creating the hits and party anthems that have become the soundtrack to our lives. Their music has smashed through mainstream barriers.

 Official Website     Jennings Landing

29 Jun 2017 5:00-6:00

THE STEPPIN STONES

The Steppin Stones began as a cover band, the trio has spent the past three years exploring their own distinct sound, writing their own music, and touring as much as possible. The sound they’ve accomplished is nostalgic rock, informed by all those years playing classic songs.

 Official Website     Jennings Landing

29 Jun 2017 6:30-8:00

THE OUTLAWS

For 40 years, the Southern Rock legends, The Outlaws remain one of the most influential and best-loved bands of the genre. Known for their triple-guitar rock attack and three-part country harmonies they became one of the first acts signed by Clive Davis to Arista Records.

 Official Website     Jennings Landing

13 Jul 2017 5:00-6:00

WURLIDAY

Hailing from Albany, NY, brand new ensemble outfit Wurliday brings together some of the most exciting, dynamic musicians in the live music scene for a lively injection of soul-funk goodness, direct to your ears.

 Official Website     Jennings Landing

13 Jul 2017 6:30-8:00

THE FUNKY METERS

Formed during an informal jam during the 1989 New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, Art Neville, George Porter Jr., and Russell Batiste Jr., founded what would be the core of the funky METERS. The funk is still going as strong today as it was 40 plus years ago.

 Official Website     Jennings Landing

20 Jul 2017 5:00-6:00

ANTHONY FALLACARO

Anthony Fallacaro was born and raised in New York. His music is colored by a mix of country, rock and pop influences. "Stocked with songs that would sound great coming out of a radio in a convertible on a hot August afternoon." [The Times Union]

 Official Website     Jennings Landing

20 Jul 2017 6:30-8:00

LINDSAY ELL

Coming from a family with deep musical roots, Lindsay Ell started playing piano and guitar at a very early age. The young star has traveled the world with The Band Perry and Luke Bryan, showcased her multi- instrumental dexterity as one of CMT’s Next Women of Country.

 Official Website     Jennings Landing

27 Jul 2017 5:00-6:00

THE PARLOR

The Parlor’s music is the sonic corollary to what the couple is bringing to their land, an artisanal re-imagining of an antique dream. Formed as a duo at The University of Massachusetts Amherst. Jen O’Connor + Eric Krans now make their home in Upstate New York.

 Official Website     Jennings Landing

27 Jul 2017 6:30-8:00

MARIAN HILL

Songwriting duo Marian Hill, have shifted the classic paradigm of a woman on a stage and a man with a piano to a woman on a mic and a man with a laptop -and the results are seductive and vivid. Tempting paradox with a blend of blues and bass, acoustic, digital, classic and modern.

 Official Website     Jennings Landing

3 Aug 2017 5:00-6:00

DR. JAH AND THE LOVE PROPHETS

Based in New York's Capital Region, Dr. Jah and the Love Prophets have been on the reggae scene for over 20 years.

 Jennings Landing

3 Aug 2017 6:30-8:00

KING YELLOWMAN & THE SAGITTARIUS BAND

Yellowman has an incredible history in Reggae music. His upbringing at the Maxfield Home orphanage in Kingston and being albino in Jamaica were two obstacles the he overcame and went on to be the biggest reggae artist since Bob Marley.

 Official Website     Jennings Landing

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The City of Albany, NY Office of Cultural Affairs plans, produces and co-sponsors an array of fairs, festivals, and concerts promoting art, entertainment and cultural interest for all ages. These special events are 100% underwritten by generous local and national sponsors.

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Albany, NY 12207
P: (518) 434.2032

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