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By Garaud MacTaggart » Friday, August 28, 2015

It’s always a good thing when festivals are doubly blessed with good weather and fine music. Such was the case for this year’s Lewiston Jazz Festival, with an abundance of pleasant temperatures... Read More

By Tim O'Shei » Monday, August 24, 2015

Every generation has its girl-power pop groups: TLC. Spice Girls. Destiny’s Child. The Pussycat Dolls. Today’s iteration? Fifth Harmony, the five-woman group that performed in Buffalo Sunday... Read More

By Garaud MacTaggart » Saturday, August 22, 2015

Broadway and Hollywood have contributed a slew of songs that seem tailor-made for cabaret performers. The melodies are hummable and the lyrics are catchy enough to hang around in the... Read More

By Nancy J. Parisi » Saturday, August 22, 2015

“You guys are always good for a good time.” The collective compliment (met with thunderous ovation) was velvet-voiced Darius Rucker’s entry into a two-hour set Friday night at... Read More

By Seamus Gallivan » Friday, August 21, 2015

It’s been a banner summer for Canalside – with record crowds at the once-barren waterfront swath buoying the buzz about Buffalo’s rebirth, as a wide variety of free events continue to bring all... Read More

By Jeff Miers » Thursday, August 20, 2015

Chris Brown, a song-and-dance man with a decided emphasis on the dance, took over Darien Lake’s Performing Arts Center on Wednesday, and delivered a flashy, highly entertaining tour through his... Read More

By Bruce Andriatch » Monday, August 17, 2015

Alabama has earned its country music bonafides with a raft of awards and honors for music that stayed true to the greatest traditions of the genre, with songs of love and loss and the quest for a... Read More

By Garaud MacTaggart » Sunday, August 9, 2015

When the temperature hits that sweet spot slightly above 75 degrees and the sky is blue and nearly cloudless, it’s a good day. Then if a slight breeze slides over Hoyt Lake, and heads toward the... Read More

By Matt Chandler » Saturday, August 8, 2015

To a casual observer watching Tyler Hubbard and Brian Kelley onstage, it would be hard at times to tell the duo are country music stars. The pair, collectively known as Florida Georgia Line, forgo... Read More

By Nancy J. Parisi » Friday, August 7, 2015

With the late-summer sun still shining, saxophonist Kenny G and band played the first of two shows in the Riviera Theatre and Performing Arts Center on Friday night. The venue was about... Read More

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