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Titus Andronicus, Liquor Store, and Pelican Movement at The Low Beat

Dellarocca Booking is bringing Titus Andronicus, Liquor Store and Pelican Movement to The Low Beat on Friday August 22. Tickets are on sale now are are $12 in advance.

Learn more on the event page and have a listen below.

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Friday July 18

The Track: It’s opening day.

Caffeinated Wax at Tierra Madison: All vinyl set with DJ Tall Matt.

The Firs, Broken Field Runner, Blind Mice, and Laura Murphy at the UAG: Folk/punk jams.

The Lucky Jukebox Brigade and Black Mountain Symphony at the Hollow: LJB’s record release party.

Garage Bands with Party Boat, Pony in the Pancake, and Linear North: Playing in a literal garage.

Saturday July 19

Troy Pig Out: Food, music, rib competition.

The Parlor, Pony in the Pancake, and Careers at The Hollow: Awesome show to help with The Parlors new album.

Slapshot at Bogie’s: Boston hardcore, with New Lows, EgoDestroys, Aggressive Response, Throat Culture.

Sunday July 20

Troy Pig Out: Food, music, fireworks.

Rock and Roll Brunch at the Low Beat: Music, food, booze.

Bruno Mars at the TU: Relive the half-time show.

All Weekend

Play Me, I’m Yours: Citywide art/sculpture/music exhibit is open.

Art Omi: Sculpture fields open now.

Day trip to MASS MoCA: Pretty drive and a great museum.

The NYS Museum: Bunch of great exhibits and it’s right in your backyard.

Monty Python & the Holy Grail, Swiss Family Robinson, Dr Strangelove at the Madison Theater: Only five bucks!

(PS. There’s a few shirts left. Get yours quick.)

Talk with Illustrator Craig Frazier at The Foundry for Art Design + Culture

The Foundry is hosting another one of their awesome design talks this Thursday at 6:30pm with illustrator Craig Frazier.

From the event page

Craig Frazier, one of the leading conceptual illustrators producing editorial, corporate and publishing work worldwide, will demonstrate the discipline of developing ideas through the process of sketching and will share his outlook on the importance of sketching as the basis for great design during a presentation at
The Foundry for Art Design + Culture.

SPECIAL NOTES ABOUT THE TALK
The Foundry has been commissioned to produce a video that follows the making of Craig Frazier’s new book, “sketchy”. The book is being produced by Mohawk at their new Print Innovation Center in the port of Albany. The talk at the Foundry will be recorded to help tell the story of Craig’s process and the production of this book. Please be aware that you may visible in the completed web video as an audience member.

Watch the video above, RSVP to the event and make your way to Cohoes on Thursday.

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Friday July 11

Beat*Shot Music Festival at The Hollow: If you dont know, read up real quick.

Nightfall at the Albany Barn: Night themed artwork from many locals.

In Circles, New Red Scare and Boxer Brown at the Low Beat: Punk it up.

Snoop at UCH: With Jedi Ry, D3V and DJ Playground.

Saturday July 12

Beat*Shot Music Festival at The Hollow: If you dont know, read up real quick.

EYEHATEGOD at Bogie’s: With Iron Reagan, Vektor, Strong Intention, Maggot Brain, Sepsis.

Haute Surveillance at Basilica Hudson: Art show featuring the works by New York based artists Valerie Keane, Andy Meerow and Daniel Peterson.

2014 Capital Region Craft Brewers Festival at Joe Bruno Stadium: Beeeeeer!

Circa Survive at UCH: Get your Anthony Green on.

Delaware Ave Street Fair: A mile of music, vendors, art and more.

Sunday July 13

Sunday Funday Reading Series at the Low Beat: “Smallbany” themed.

All Weekend

Play Me, I’m Yours: Citywide art/sculpture/music exhibit is open.

Art Omi: Sculpture fields open now.

Day trip to MASS MoCA: Pretty drive and a great museum.

The NYS Museum: Bunch of great exhibits and it’s right in your backyard.

A League of Their Own, The Muppets, Tootsie, and Thelma and Louise at the Madison Theater: Only five bucks!

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This weekend: 6th Annual Beat*Shot Music Festival

This weekend is the 6th Annual Beat*Shot Music Festival at The Hollow. This two day festival is a celebration of hip-hop, DJs, beat boxers, vocalists, film, dance, and poetry, and features talented artists from around the country, not to mention headliner Pharoahe Monch. Beat*Shot and Iron Bar Collective have set up a tournament-style beatbox battle in addition to all of the other performances. Beat*Shot is the biggest and best hip-hop focused festival around so if you’ve got any interested in hip-hop you owe it to yourself to check it out.

Performers include: Blueprint, Count Dass D, J-Live, Giant Gorilla Dog Thing, Iron Bar Collective, Bocafloja, Tanya Morgan, Taina Asili y La Banda Rebelde, PJ Katz, JB aka Dirty Moses, Oddy Gato, Mic Lanny, Against The Grain, Anneice Cousin, DJ Playground, Deca, Mike Larry Draw and more.

You can still get your advance tickets via Beat*Shot and save a few dollars at the door. RSVP to the official event page and get to The Hollow this weekend!

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Friday July 4

Fireworks at the Plaza: You know the drill. Also check this reddit thread if you’re looking for a different spot to watch the fireworks.

Built4BBQ’s Star Spangled Bonanza at the Low Beat: Two venue eight band extravaganza!

Saturday July 5

BOM at McGeary’s: It’s G.Bags YFFR3 mixtape release party with Mike Arson and special guests.

Sunday July 6

Movie at the Airport at MASS MoCA: They’re showing Apollo 13 to continue the trend of flight-themed movies on a massive airplane hangar screen.

All Weekend

Play Me, I’m Yours: Citywide art/sculpture/music exhibit is open.

Art Omi: Sculpture fields open now.

Day trip to MASS MoCA: Pretty drive and a great museum.

The NYS Museum: Bunch of great exhibits and it’s right in your backyard.

Superman, Hoosiers, French Connection at the Madison Theater: Only five bucks!

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Friday June 27

Brew pop-up shop at Fort Orange General Store: See what this Brew place is going to be all about.

Actuator release party at Pauly’s: Hip-hop show to celebrate an EP release.

The Cretin Hop at the Fuze Box: Punk rock dance party.

Ramshackle Glory at the First Unitarian Church: With Steve Layman and Henry’s Rifle.

Troy Night Out: Duh! Also be sure check out Troy Taco at the Grocery and the open house for the new apartments at 9 First Street.

Saturday June 28

Hudson River Exchange: Big maker market in Hudson. Surprise.

Dope Jams 8-year-anniversary: Serious party for serious tunes.

Hush, Maggot Brain, Bad Friends, and Clover at Low Beat: Hush’s album release show.

Sunday June 29

Hudson River Exchange: Big maker market in Hudson. Surprise.

All Weekend

Play Me, I’m Yours: Citywide art/sculpture/music exhibit is now open.

Art Omi: Sculpture fields open now.

Day trip to MASS MoCA: Pretty drive and a great museum.

The NYS Museum: Bunch of great exhibits and it’s right in your backyard.

Mary Poppins, Big, Romancing the Stone at the Madison Theater: Only five bucks!