Banda Magda

This New York based band features and international collective of musicians who bring a world bent to singer Magda Giannikou’s multilingual songs. 

@SPAC, Saratoga | 8 PM | $40, $50 

Soulfly, Unearth 

Max Calavera the guitar hero from Sepultura brings his more nu-metal influenced Soulfly project to town with a mean opening line up featuring Unearth and Incite. 


Fine Grain’s fuzz punk will give you the kick in the pants  you need to get your week started right. @Desperate Annies, Saratoga | 9 PM |Free 

Jon Gernon and Julie Branch: “Of Dreams: Myths from Memory” 

Get dreamy with the work of sculptor Julie Branch and painter Jon Gernon. Both artists use allegory, symbols and emotion to tell larger mythical stories. 

@Clement Art, Troy | 10AM to 6 PM | Free 

Troy Restaurant Week 

Here’s your chance to try all the mouth-watering restaurants the Collar City has to offer without blowing your budget. From $30 prix fixe dinners at places like Bootleggers and Plumb Oyster Bar, $10 dinner specials at The Hill at Muza and Franklin Alley Social Club, and $5 breakfast and lunch at Tara Kitchen and Burrito Burrito there is something to satisfy everyone’s taste. 

@Troy | Sept. 9-15 | See link for prices 

Arlene’s: Holiday Makers Market Call for Work 

Arlene’s is looking for artists and makers to display and sell their work for their holiday market. 

Albany Civic Theatre: Auditions for Alabama Story 

Audition for Alabama Story by Kenneth Jones and directed by Barbara David. 

Audition Dates & Times:

Monday, September 9 and Tuesday, September 10, 2019

6:30 sign in; 7:00 audition start

Super Dark Collective: Do the Fright Thing 7. (Compilation Series) submissions

The fine folks at Super Dark Collective are looking for song submissions for their Halloween compilation. Check out their Bandcamp to get the vibe. Send your tunes to by October 13.