Quality events for this weekend vol. 108
Friday November 8
MaryLeigh Roohan Album Release Party at The Parting Glass Pub: Celebratory show for the release of a new album.
Matt and the Bad Ideas, Mod Fiction & Henry’s Rifle at Valentine’s: Last show for these bands at Valentine’s before the move. Oh, and they’re great.
Kitty Little, Cross Stitch, Party Boat, Chloroform Party, Boxer Brown at Pauly’s Hotel: All sorts of pop/punk/garage show over near where the new valentines is going to be. Stick around for the 80s night afterward.
Just-in time for Friday at Justin’s: Trumastr holding tight Lark all night.
Mona, Limousines, Dresses at The Hollow: Indie jams down on Pearl St.
Saturday November 9
Mark Fell at EMPAC: Turning EMPAC itself into an installation.
Revisionaries at the Arts Center: A presentation with live remixing which focuses on sampling and mash-ups.
Russel Wright: The Nature of Design at the NYS Museum: “discussion between the curators and Annie Wright, Russel Wrightâ€™s daughter that will illuminate the current exhibition at the New York State Museum”.
Daytime Benefit Dance Party with Trumastr and Oddy Gato: Benefit for Grand Street Community Arts.
Dark Star at Basilica Hudson: “A group exhibition of experimental and site-specific works”
Albert Hammond Jr at The Hollow: Guitarist and keyboardist from The Strokes.
Rockabilly Burlesque at the River St Pub: A rad burlesque show on the other side of the river.
Distal and Clicks and Whistles in New Paltz: A hike but a rad last minute “fUtuRe BaSs” show.
EIGHTIES at Valentine’s: You know what it is.
Sunday November 10
Albany Comic Con on Wolf Road: For those into “graphic novels”.
Bill Maher at the Palace: No explanation needed, hopefully.