Dana Fuchs
WEXT

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Dana Fuchs has never dealt in nostalgia. For this questing artist, it’s not about the rear-view but the road ahead. The next song. The next session. Tonight’s show and tomorrow’s bus ride. But as Dana sheds her musical skin with her triumphant fourth album Love Lives On , it seems a fitting juncture to rewind the reels and thumb a backstory as compelling as any in rock ‘n’ roll. This life and times doesn’t always make for easy reading. The triumphs are laced by tragedy, ugliness, injustice....

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Happy 11th Birthday, WEXT!

Jun 19, 2018
Professor Louie & the Crowmatix
Artist

Friday - July 6th
The Egg

Come out to celebrate our 11th birthday!  Go to the Egg website for tickets and details, or make a contribution to get your tickets and make sure WEXT continues to grow with you!

Green River Festival
Agency

Every July, since 1986, Greenfield Community College in Massachusetts hosts a celebration of world class music, local food, beer and wine. Plus, there are tons of great fun family games and activities and much more!

For 2018, join us at the Green River Festival – July 13 through 15 for WEXT musicians like Michael Franti & Spearhead, Josh Ritter, Old Crow Medicine Show, I’m With Her, Deer Tick, Birds of Chicago, Amy Helm, Ballroom Thieves, Molly Tuttle, The Mammals, and more!

Ocean's 8
Warner Bros. Pictures

We Love Old Songs!

Jun 16, 2018
Old Songs Festival
Agency

Old Songs is a family-friendly festival of folk, traditional, Celtic and regional music and dance, known for its relaxed atmosphere, interactive sessions and workshops, hands-on experience and participatory nature. In addition to three concerts there are over 100 daytime workshops, dances or performances.

June 22-24, 2018

For line-up, tickets and more details, visit their site

The Lazy Suns
Artist

Round Lake Auditorium 

Saturday, June 16 7pm

If you took the Flying Burrito Brothers, the Beatles, Townes Van Zandt, Tom Petty, Hank Williams and put them all together in a stewing pot to simmer you would have the Lazy Suns.

 

For more info on the band, visit their website.

For more info on the show, visit Round Lake Auditorium's website.

 

 

Adrift
STX Entertainment

Dana Fuchs
WEXT

Dana Fuchs has never dealt in nostalgia. For this questing artist, it’s not about the rear-view but the road ahead. The next song. The next session. Tonight’s show and tomorrow’s bus ride. But as Dana sheds her musical skin with her triumphant fourth album Love Lives On, it seems a fitting juncture to rewind the reels and thumb a backstory as compelling as any in rock ‘n’ roll. This life and times doesn’t always make for easy reading. The triumphs are laced by tragedy, ugliness, injustice.

Saratoga County Fair
Agency

Live music nightly, rides, rodeos and fun!  It all happens during the 177th anniversary of the Saratoga County Fair July 24th through the 29th.

The fair is open each day from 9a to 12midnight. Get to the Saratoga County Fair website for more information.

To win a Family 4-pack of tickets, click here to send email to enter.

Tedeschi Trucks Band
Artist/Mark Seliger

The Wheels Of Soul Tour rides again this Summer with another all-star triple-bill featuring Tedeschi Trucks Band, Drive-By Truckers and The Marcus King Band! The unique musical experience that is the Wheels of Soul Tour is set to reach new heights with this incredible lineup of artists, all with deep southern roots, and all with influences that reach around the globe.

Dan Berggren & John Kirk
Artist

Local 518 singer-songwriter, Dan Berggren and multi-instrumentalist and songwriter, John Kirk pool their talent for a special night of folk in a very magical location.

Sunday, June 10
6pm

The Round Lake Auditorium

Join the Facebook event, and we'll see you there!

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Join us for a special live broadcast on WMOT and VuHaus webcast this Friday evening, June 22 as WMOT and World Cafe present a special record release concert featuring Lera Lynn.

Two days after his 76th birthday, Paul McCartney released two new songs, which he calls a taste of Egypt Station, a new studio album set for release September 7.

"I Don't Know" is a doleful ballad, while "Come On To Me" is fiery, foot-stomping rock song — hear them both below.

Bettye LaVette's voice illuminates the definition of a true soul singer. It pierces through the physical and awakens the listener's emotional core. A soul singer's voice is only amplified through experience, and as Bettye told me when we spoke, "I've got so much stuff to cry about, and so much stuff to holler about, and so much stuff to laugh about."

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