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By Mac McGuire » Friday, April 17, 2015

Legendary rocker and poet Patti Smith will speak at Kleinhans Music Hall Friday night as part of Just Buffalo’s Babel Series. But, if you wish to take in a couple of Buffalo’s finest... Read More

By Michael Farrell » Friday, April 17, 2015

Every year, Buffalo’s spring isn’t signaled with a firm date on a calendar. It’s ushered in when a string of steel pontoons—linked together, stretched from Buffalo to Canada shorelines and... Read More

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

The Dover String Quartet takes its name not from Britain’s white cliffs of Dover, but from “Dover Beach” by Samuel Barber. The group, like Barber, was trained at the Curtis... Read More

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

The world tragically lost Glenn Miller when his plane disappeared during World War II. But the unique sound of his band lives on, and is somehow ageless. It has a smoothness and sweetness –... Read More

Monday, April 13, 2015

Artpark just keeps adding to its summer lineup. Counting Crows is the latest act to be added to the venue's summer concerts, with a show scheduled for 7 p.m. Sept. 2 at the Lewiston facility's... Read More

Monday, April 13, 2015

As one of the progenitors of the thrash metal movement that eventually pushed Metallica from the heavy music underground into the mainstream spotlight, Testament remains one of the more credible... Read More

Monday, April 13, 2015

Mezza Restaurant and Lounge, the Mediterranean-themed restaurant at 929 Elmwood Ave. at the corner of Bidwell Parkway, has kicked off a series of Wednesday jazz evenings. The jazz series is credited... Read More

Monday, April 13, 2015

Maybe it does have something to do with the weather after all.The Pacific Northwest has coughed up some of the most significant artists of the past 30 years, most of them of the alternative/indie... Read More

Friday, April 10, 2015

“Ives: An American Maverick” should not be a tough sell. The Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra and Music Director JoAnn Falletta will be playing music that is lively and lovely –... Read More

By Mary Kunz Goldman » Tuesday, April 7, 2015

Charles Ives was an American original – an immensely successful insurance executive who wrote music on the side and became, some maintain, America’s greatest composer. His music is a unique,... Read More

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