December 6, 2016
5 Pictures That Explain What Jason Hann is Really Thinking About

Happy Birthday, Jason Hann! It’s rare to see String Cheese Incident percussionist Jason Hann without a look of purpose, determination, enjoyment, and downright happiness on his face. Hann always has a big grin as he thinks about… well… WHAT is he really thinking about? 1. Kyle Hollingsworth’s hat This hat is just fabulous. See this hat. Know this hat. Remember Read More …

December 5, 2016
reCAP :: moe. :: 2016.12.03

Upstate Jamband stalwarts moe. returned to The Capitol Theater over the weekend, booked as A Holiday Concert. Needing no introduction to Cap fans nor to New York or northeast live music fans, the weekend performance included a Sunday afternoon brunch set at Garcia’s that sold out well in advance.
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November 28, 2016
reCAP :: the Complete Last Waltz :: 2016.11.23

Forty years after The Band bid farewell to life on the road with a sensational concert on Thanksgiving eve in the Winterland, a talented cast of musicians gathered in Port Chester to recreate The Last Waltz in its entirety.
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November 27, 2016
reCAP :: Ween :: 2016.11.25

Words by Chad Berndtson Photos by Marc Millman It wouldn’t be Ween if it weren’t slightly bizarre, slightly messy, hinting at ramshackle but actually well-constructed, and all intense. And the first night of the band’s Thanksgiving weekend stand was all of that, and then some. In typical Ween fashion, the band drew generously from nine different studio albums — songs Read More …

November 17, 2016
10 Ways to Host an Amazing Music-Themed Friendsgiving

Live music brings people together unlike anything else. As live music lovers, by now, you probably have some friends who feel like your actual family. With Thanksgiving around the corner, we thought this would be a good time to gather your tribe around the table and host a music-themed Friendsgiving! 1. Plan ahead and prepare Start a Facebook event group Read More …

November 14, 2016
reCAP :: Big Gigantic w/ Illenium + Gibbz :: 2016.11.12

The average EDM show has a lot of givens. The clear expectations like heavy bass, drum machines and crowd moving drops are usually present, however Saturday night’s show at The Cap with Gibbz, Illenium and headliner Big Gigantic all exceeded the requirements of the average EDM performance.
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November 9, 2016
reCAP :: Indigo Girls w/ Becky Warren :: 2016.11.03

Amy Ray and Emily Saliers soon took the stage with grace and conviction. Contrary to some of their past tours, there were no accompanying musicians with them. Just two women, a sold-out concert hall, and dozens of stringed instruments being swapped in and out in between songs.
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November 7, 2016
8 Reasons Why Music Lovers Should Get Out And Vote

Will you let your voice be heard on Election Day? The right to vote is a privilege to all American citizens, and we encourage you to get out and vote! Music has had the power to change the world for the better, and unify communities around the world. Tomorrow, November 8, take this opportunity to make history! Here are 8 Read More …

November 4, 2016
The Felice Brothers Discuss What it Takes to Tour Relentlessly

James Felice from The Felice Brothers took some time to answer questions we had about his career. Based out of the Catskills in upstate NY, these guys have been touring like crazy and committing their lives to doing what they love. As a band that is fortunate enough to share the stage with acts such as The Killers, we’re excited Read More …

November 1, 2016
reCAP :: Phil Lesh & Friends :: 2016.10.29

Walking up the street towards the theatre, I was instantly rushed with excitement, as I saw all of the happily eager faces engaging in friendly interaction on the street corner. Being about five months since Phil was last here, it felt like I was about to see an old friend for the first time in too long.
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