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LPCA holds showing of “Koch”
LAKE PLACID — The Lake Placid Center for the Arts Film to present showing of Series features Koch, a film by Neil Barsky,17 Algonquin Drive, at 7:30 p.m. on June 21.
Koch, a film by Neil Barsky about Former Mayor Ed Koch, the quintessential New Yorker. Still ferocious, charismatic, and hilariously blunt, the now 88-year-old Koch who ruled New York City rom 1978 to 1989—a down-and-dirty decade of grit, graffiti, near-bankruptcy and rampant crime. Koch, is an intimate and revealing portrait of this intensely private man, his legacy as a political titan, and the town he helped transform.
Tickets are $6 and available at the door. For more information call the Lake Placid Center for the Arts at 523-2512 or visit www.LakePlacidArts.org
Spring Street and others to perform
LAKE PLACID — Spring Street, Loud and Stupid, and Y Not Blue will perform at Smoke Signals, 2489 Main Street, 8 p.m.
Opener Dana Barney will play classical guitar for the first portion of the show and Spring Street will bring their unique mix of rock, country, bluegrass, blues and strong vocal harmonies to the stage. Loud and Stupid and Y Not Blue will follow Spring Street on the Smoke Signals Stage.
The Adirondack-based band, Spring Street, serves up vocals over an instrumental section to get the audience moving at every show. Lead Vocalist Val Rogers, guitarist, mandolin player, and lead/back-up vocalist Bill Billerman, bass player Mick Changelo, and guitarist and back-up vocalist Ed Schaum.
The band covers an explosive mix old rock classic to today’s hit music.
For more information about the band, visit their website at www.spring-street-band.com.
Timbre Coup to perform at the Waterhole
SARANAC LAKCE — Timbre Coup will perform at the Waterhole, 48 Main Street, on June 21 at 10 p.m.
Formed in 2007, Timbre Coup is a progressive rock band hailing from Albany. The band is known for both heavy, progressive riffs and spacey grooves, and for being able to both shred hard and create intricate upbeat melodies. Their unique style is self described as progressive rock, with “composition mixed with absinthe, Atonal meets resolution, Aggression spliced with submission, Mayo meets Ketchup, tropical sunburn in a good way!”
The band is built by Dan Gerken on guitar, bass and vocals, Andrew Chamberlaine on guitar, Ben Pickering on guitar and bass, and Matt Pickering on drums.
To learn more about Timbre Coup visit their website at timbrecoup.com.
Glass Onion will perform at the Naked Turtle
PLATTSBURGH — The Glass Onion will perform at the Naked Turtle, 1 Dock Street, on June 21 and 22 at 10 p.m.
The Glass Onion, a Pop -Punk - Rock cover band will grace the Plattsburgh stage playing some of their usual tunes such as American Idiot, a Coldplay cover “Trouble” and many others.
Hey Sugar & Cooter and the Crawlies at ROTA
PLATTSBURGH — Two part performance featuring: Hey Sugar and Cooter and the Crawlies will erupt at the ROTA Gallery, 50 Margaret Street, on June 22 at 7 p.m.
Hey Sugar is a blazing rock and roller from Montreal to perform at ROTA Gallery. Hey Sugar brings their blend of vintage and modern, a contrast between heavy music and yet apassive ideology. The band bridges the gap between rock’n’roll, hardcore and blues and strongly influenced by the 60s and the 70s genres of rock’n’roll, Hey Sugar brings back the heartbeat of this free minded dream once again. For more information about the band go to their website at http://heysugarband.com.
Cooter and the Crawlies will bring their Saranac surf-rockers sound to the ROTA stage. The band is comprised of two former members of the Groodys/Set To Burn and one former member of Mothra’s Blinding light. Eric Ackerson plays the Bass+Vox, Alex Henry plays guitar and Eric Sternberg takes over percussion.
For more information about the band or to hear their sound to go https://www.facebook.com/pages/Cooter-and-the-Crawlies.
Admission is based on a $3 to $10 pay-what-you-can sliding scale.
Swimming with Champy will play Lake Placid
LAKE PLACID — Swimming with Champy will perform at Smoke Signals, 2489 Main Street, on June 22 at 8 p.m.
Swimmin’ With Champy is Lake Placid’s own not-quitebluegrass supergroup that branches out to include other styles that influence us, from 50s big-band to Iron Maiden.
The bands off-kilter sound comes from members Joe Beneahan on guitar; Sven Curth plying the banjo; Lowell Bailey playing the mandolin; Dick Fitts on bass; Kester Hollrock on the fiddle. Member Lester who took the summer off to have a baby will rejoin the group after hiatus. Fitts rest of us are taking a summer on to play excellent acoustic music.
Sven, Joe and Fitts hail from the band JIM., whose notoriously excellently incoherent fan base has been filling area venues for fifteen or so years.
Lowell hails from area band Big Slyde, and Kester from Big-time out-west band Steam-Powered Airplane.
Mister F will perform at Monopole
PLATTSBURGH — Mister F will perform at the Monopole, 7 Protection Ave, 10 p.m. June 22.
Mister F was formed from a merging of artists from Timbre Coup, progressive rock band hailing from Albany, and Capital Zen, a rock/progressive/funk/jam band based out of Glens Falls.
The members Matt Pickering drums and vocal, Scott Hannay on keyboards/guitar/bass/vocals, Ben Pickering on guitar, bass and vocals and Andrew Chamberlaine on guitar and vocals bring their eclectic, high-energy performance to the stage.