WAMC'S PERFORMING ARTS STUDIO

Harvest and Rust – Neil Young Tribute

The Linda 339 Central Avenue, Albany

POSTPONED FROM JANUARY 15 DUE TO AN ABUNDANCE OF CAUTION It’s hard to represent the wide array of Neil Young’s influential material in one show, but that’s exactly what the band HARVEST & RUST does. Based in Western Massachusetts, the core four members of HARVEST & RUST often augment their show with other well-known local […]

$15

Poly Styrene: I am a Cliche – Documentary Film Screening

The Linda WAMC’s Performing Arts Studio 339 Central Avenue, Albany

POLY STYRENE: I AM A CLICHÉ "Some people think little girls should be seen but not heard, but I think... Oh Bondage Up Yours!" The first woman of color in the UK to front a successful rock band, Poly Styrene introduced the world to a shocking new sound of rebellion. As the frontwoman of X-Ray […]

$9

Amy Speace and Antje Duvekot

The Linda WAMC’s Performing Arts Studio 339 Central Avenue, Albany

Beautifully uplif ting and deeply personal, Amy Speace has made the most revealing album of her career with There Used to Be Horses Here. Recorded in Nashville in just four days, the award-winning songwriter pulls directly f rom her own childhood memories, coming of age in New York City, and losing a parent while learning […]

$20 – $25

NY Folklore at The Linda

The Linda WAMC’s Performing Arts Studio 339 Central Avenue, Albany

The NYS Folklore Society presents the second date in a three-part showcase of our region's artistic diversity. Featured Performer: Wa Lika Band Patrick Kasongo is a capital region musician that has been performing in festivities and social events in the region for more than a decade. His ensemble, Wa Lika interpret Congolese Rumba and Sebene. […]

$10

Rochmon Record Club Listening Party Janis Joplin – “Pearl”

The Linda WAMC’s Performing Arts Studio 339 Central Avenue, Albany

The Rochmon Record Club will converge to listen, learn about Janis Joplin’s final studio album, “Pearl.” “Pearl” was Joplin’s creative peak. Produced by Paul Rothchild and featuring a band of seasoned road and studio musicians all the songs on “Pearl” were chosen by and arranged by Janis. “Pearl” features one of my favorite Joplin songs, […]

$15

Willie Nile w.s.g. Brad Ray

The Linda WAMC’s Performing Arts Studio 339 Central Avenue, Albany

The New York Times called Buffalo, NY born Willie Nile "one of the most gifted singer-songwriters to emerge from the New York scene in years." Uncut Magazine called him “A one-man Clash.” His album Streets Of New York was hailed as “a platter for the ages” by Uncut. Rolling Stone listed The Innocent Ones as […]

$25 – $30

John McEuen with special guest Drew Jacobs

The Linda WAMC’s Performing Arts Studio 339 Central Avenue, Albany

Nitty Gritty Dirt Band founder John McEuen tells the stories and sing the songs of years of Nitty Gritty Dirt Band music and more. John McEuen has performed for 50 years worldwide with his banjo, fiddle, guitar, and mandolin. Often referred to as ‘the String Wizard’, he humorously weaves stories of his travels and family […]

$25 – $30

Seamus Eagan Project

The Linda WAMC’s Performing Arts Studio 339 Central Avenue, Albany

Seamus Egan... It’s hard to think of an artist in traditional Irish music more influential than Seamus Egan. From his beginnings as a teen prodigy, to his groundbreaking solo work with Shanachie Records, to his founding of Irish-American powerhouse band Solas, to his current work as one of the leading composers and interpreters of the […]

$25 – $30

Mike Farris

The Linda WAMC’s Performing Arts Studio 339 Central Avenue, Albany

Coming off of an incredible GRAMMY win for 2015’s SHINE FOR ALL THE PEOPLE (Best Roots Gospel album), Nashville rocker Mike Farris keeps it earthy and personal on SILVER & STONE, out September 7 on Compass Records. The title refers to his wife Julie's wedding ring, and the album is a celebration of their 23 […]

$25 – $30

Sister Street Fighter (1974) & Author Talk with Chris Poggiali

The Linda WAMC’s Performing Arts Studio 339 Central Avenue, Albany

Author Chris Poggiali (These Fists Break Bricks) talks about the history of Kung-Fu films with a screening of Sister Street Fighter (1974) SISTER STREET FIGHTER (Uncut!) Restoration courtesy of Arrow Films and the American Genre Film Archive. w/Introduction and Q&A with Chris Poggiali, film historian and co-author of THESE FISTS BREAK BRICKS, copies of which […]

$15