Friday August 29
Troy Night Out: Last one of the Summer. Sidewalk sale theme going on. Check the Grocery for tacos and Collar City Hard Pressed for juice and juice cocktails.
Ecstatic Age at Collar Works: “The environment will combine all the trappings of a rave […] with the tangible fixtures related to comfort and healing, such as crystals, cushions, and blankets.” With yoga, hypnosis, as well as Bell’s Roar, Claymation, DJ WILDECRIST, Kolya, Moon Magick, Sun Burdens, Swamp Baby, Viki Viktoria, We Are Architects, Weird Fears. Phew.
Roomful of Teeth at MASS MoCA: Grammy winners. Go early and enjoy the museum.
Earth Rhythm Explosion at the Albany Barn: Live music with Atito Gohi of Ahsoego Ahsoego and Jordan Taylor Hill.
Saturday August 30
SeaChange Launch at the Troy Farmer’s Market: Paper boat launch from the South side of the Farmer’s Market.
MaryLeigh Roohan at Caffe Lena: Last local show for a minute.
Thumpers at the Hollow: Free EQX show. With Accents.
This Renissance at the Putnam Den: With Stellar Young, So Last Year, City Under Seige, Good Guys, Bad Guys. Free if you’re over 21.
Corrin Campbell at the Low Beat: With Two Guys.
The Track: Travers weekend, stuff will be bonkers.
Art Omi: The sculpture fields are always awesome.
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.