Robin Trower

For Robin Trower, the next great song is always right there at his fingertips. For five decades, the iconic British bluesman has written the same way. The valves glow in his Marshall amplifier. Those fabled hands roam the neck of his Fender Stratocaster. Then the music starts to flow: raw and real, played with fire […]

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Tommy Emmanuel, CGP with very special guest The Gibson Brothers

Tommy Emmanuel has achieved enough musical milestones to satisfy several lifetimes. Or at least they would if he was the kind of artist who was ever satisfied. At the age of six, he was touring regional Australia with his family band. By 30, he was a rock n’ roll lead guitarist burning up stadiums in […]

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LADYSMITH BLACK MAMBAZO in Buffalo

South African group that warmed the hearts of audiences worldwide with their uplifting vocal harmonies and signature dance moves For 60 years, South Africa’s five-time Grammy Award winners, Ladysmith Black Mambazo has warmed the hearts of audiences worldwide with uplifting vocal harmonies, signature dance moves and charming onstage banter. It was Paul Simon’s 1987 Graceland […]

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Steven Wright: Live In Concert in Buffalo

Academy Award winner Steven Wright is a prototype comedian that many others continually try to follow. One of four children, Wright was raised in Burlington, MA. Upon graduating from Emerson College and holding a bevy of odd jobs, Steven attended an “open mike” audition and became a regular performer at Ding Ho’s Comedy Club and […]

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Mt. Joy live in Asbury Hall

“These dreams are more than paper things,” sings Matt Quinn on Mt. Joy’s infectious folk-rocker “Astrovan,” a warm, yearning bit of road-trip philosophy that posits the existence of a Deadhead Jesus cruising the dusty highways of the countryside, nursing a roach on his way to only He knows where. It’s an auspicious line from a […]

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Rosanne Cash

One of the country’s pre-eminent singer-songwriters, Rosanne Cash has released 15 albums of extraordinary songs that have earned four Grammy Awards and 12 nominations, as well as 21 top-40 hits, including 11 chart- topping singles. She Remembers Everything—her latest release—is a poetic, lush, and soulful collection of songs that reckon with a flawed and intricate […]

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Buffalo’s ‘The Last Waltz’ Live

The Sportsmen’s Americana Music Foundation and Babeville present the 4th Annual reenactment of “The Last Waltz” featuring talent from the Buffalo area. This year’s encore presentation will be an “Extended Version” and will include songs and performances that were presented in the 1976 concert but did not make the final film version. The cast is as […]

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IRON & WINE: BACK TO BASICS TOUR w/SQUIRREL FLOWER in Buffalo

Iron & Wine is the musical project of singer-songwriter Sam Beam. Born and raised in South Carolina, Beam is a former film professor who got his start making home recordings before landing on Sub Pop Records. Iron & Wine’s 2002 debut, The Creek Drank the Cradle, garnered both critical and popular acclaim, vaulting Beam into the […]

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