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Special Event: Stand Up Comedy
John Mulaney
John Mulaney has appeared in VH1's 'Best Week Ever' and has performed on 'Late Night With Conan O'Brien,' 'Jimmy Kimmel Live' and on Comedy Central. Mulaney toured with Patton Oswalt, Brian Posehn and Maria Bamford on the "Comedians of Comedy" tour as well...
Palace Theatre
Albany, NY

Thu 7/27/17 at 9:30pm
Thu 7/27/17 at 7pm
Special Event: Community Event, Walking
Albany: A Walking Tour
A guided walking tour highlighting downtown Albany's historic places and magnificent architecture. 4th Friday of every month, April - October; 2nd Thursday of every month, May - October; 11am. $3.00 per person.
Albany Visitors Center
Albany, NY

Fri 7/28/17 at 11am-12:30pm
Thu 8/10/17 at 11am-12:30pm
Fri 8/25/17 at 11am-12:30pm
Thu 9/14/17 at 11am-12:30pm
Fri 9/22/17 at 11am-12:30pm
Music: Rock, Folk
John Prine
When Chicago's own John Prine left his post-office job to become a musician, he was immediately labeled "the new Bob Dylan" for his socially conscious songs. For over thirty years, Prine has explored styles ranging from folk & blues to country & rockabilly...
Palace Theatre
Albany, NY

Fri 7/28/17 at 8pm
Music: Rock, Latin/Salsa, Experimental (Incl. All Music Forms)
Chicano Batman
Drawing from a broad range of '60s and early '70s Brazilian bossa nova and samba, spacy psychedelia, and slow-jam soul with a pinch of surf-rock cumbia, the quartet uniforms their act in retro ruffled-tuxedo shirts from thrift shows.
The Hollow Bar & Kitchen
Albany, NY

Mon 7/31/17 at 7pm
Music: Rock, Punk
Beach Slang
This punk rock group was born in Philadelphia in 2013.
The Hollow Bar & Kitchen
Albany, NY

Wed 8/2/17 at 8:30pm
Music: Folk, Acoustic, Americana/Roots, Bluegrass
Rhiannon Giddens
Rhiannon Giddens has a remarkable voice and remarkable musical taste. In 2013, stole the show at T Bone Burnett's "Another Day, Another Time" concert in NYC. According to the New York Times, her performance of Odetta's "Water Boy, had "the fervor of a spir...
The Egg
Albany, NY

Sun 8/6/17 at 7:30pm
Music: Blues, Rock
Kenny Wayne Shepherd
Blues-rock phenom Kenny Wayne Shepherd has logged nearly a quarter-century of recording and touring, sold millions of copies of his recordings, has seven studio albums and a studio disc, and has his own model Fender Stratocaster - and he's still a year shy...
The Egg
Albany, NY

Thu 8/10/17 at 8pm
Music: Country, Rock
Whiskey Myers
The Southern rock band hailing from Texas released a new album, "Mud," at the beginning of October 2016. It follows their popular 2014 album, "Early Morning Shakes." The sound is gritty and bluesy, as the genre implies.
The Hollow Bar & Kitchen
Albany, NY

Thu 8/10/17 at 8pm
Music: Blues, Rock
Buddy Guy
Chicago blues legend and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Buddy Guy, now in his early 80s, has established himself as one of the music world's premiere guitar players, having influenced musicians since the late '50s and paved the way for many blues play...
The Egg
Albany, NY

Tue 8/15/17 at 7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Summer Science Series Lecture on Detecting Nanoparticles
SUNY Poly Professor Gregory Denbeaux will provide a talk on "Detecting Nanoparticles" at the August 15 Summer Science Series Lecture. Following the talk, Professor Denbeaux will be providing a tour of our world-class cleanrooms. This event is free and o...
SUNY Poly CNSE's Albany NanoTech Complex
Albany, NY

Tue 8/15/17 at 6pm-7pm
Music: Blues, Folk, Cajun/Zydeco, Jazz, Latin/Salsa, World, Rock, Pop, Gospel, R&B/Soul, Country
Taj Mahal
A bonafide blues and rock legend, the inimitable Taj Mahal has been instrumental in preserving and shaping American roots music. With his booming baritone, nimble finger-picking guitar playing and pioneering fusion of blues with disparate world and folk st...
The Egg
Albany, NY

Thu 8/17/17 at 7:30pm
Music: Alternative, Indie
In the Valley Below
California's Jeffrey Jacob Mendel and Angela Gail Mattson, both formerly from the group Sabrosa Purr, came together to form the alternative/shoegaze duo In the Valley Below in 2011.
The Hollow Bar & Kitchen
Albany, NY

Fri 8/18/17 at 8pm
Art: History/Science, General
Albany Star Sighting
This interactive program identifies stars, planets, comets, and constellations in the night sky and the tools and techniques for becoming an amateur astronomer.
Albany Heritage Area Visitors Center – Henry Hudson Planetarium
Albany, NY

Sat 8/19/17 at 1pm-2pm
Sat 9/16/17 at 1pm-2pm
Sat 10/21/17 at 1pm-2pm
Special Event: Family/Child, History/Science
Children's Star Sighting Show
Public astronomy program - Interactive program exploring the stars, planets, comets and constellations in the night sky. Geared to children ages 3-7 and their families.
Albany Heritage Area Visitors Center – Henry Hudson Planetarium
Albany, NY

Sat 8/19/17 at 11am-12pm
Sat 9/16/17 at 11am-12pm
Sat 10/21/17 at 11am-12pm
Music: Rock, Pop
Colin Hay
As the singer, guitarist and main songwriter of Australia's Men at Work, Colin Hay was responsible for penning several of the quirkiest pop hits of the early '80s. Hay has also recorded multiple solo efforts, in addition to contributing tracks to televisio...
The Egg
Albany, NY

Sat 8/19/17 at 8pm
Music: Rock, Blues, Rap/Hip Hop
G. Love & Special Sauce
G. Love and his band have been playing their brand of bluesy hip-hop since the early '90s.
Lucky Strike Social
Albany, NY

Sat 8/19/17 at 8pm
Music: Country
Soul2Soul Tour: Faith Hill & Tim McGraw
Husband-and-wife country music stars Faith Hill and Tim McGraw take to the road in a co-headlining tour. This is the third time the two country superstars have teamed live on tour; they did their first Soul2Soul Tour in 2000 and Soul2Soul II in 2007. This ...
Times-Union Center
Albany, NY

Sat 8/19/17 at 7:30pm
Sports: Wrestling, General
WWE Live
World Wrestling Entertainment has expanded from national tours to international phenomenon, and now regularly travels overseas for sold-out shows. WWE's Monday night 'RAW' and 'Friday Night SmackDown!' programs showcase the best sports-entertainment talent...
Times-Union Center
Albany, NY

Mon 8/21/17 at 7:30pm
Music: Indie, Pop, Dance Club
Betty Who
Australian singer Betty Who blends indie and pop music into an irresistible mix of bold soundscapes, top-40 hooks and knowing lyrics.
The Hollow Bar & Kitchen
Albany, NY

Tue 9/5/17 at 8pm
Special Event: Politics
Albany Mayoral Forum: Environmental and Health Protections
Environmental Advocates of New York and the League of Women Voters – Albany County will host a mayoral forum on environmental health protections. This is a good opportunity to see where the candidates stand on environmental issues.
First Unitarian Universalist Society of Albany
Albany, NY

Thu 9/7/17 at 6pm-8pm
    

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