The Defibulators


The Defibulators will perform on June 1 at Noon as part of the Made in the Shade of The Egg series. Free and open to the public.

The Brooklyn band The Defibulators inject a serious dose of New York values into bluegrass, country, and rockabilly…. CBGB’s meets the Grand Ole Opry.

Made in the Shade of The Egg performances are held on the outdoor stage on the Empire State Plaza just outside of the main entrance to The Egg.

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Alive at Five | Tumbleweed Highway & Molly Hatchet


Tumbleweed Highway and Molly Hatchet will perform at Alive at Five on August 4. The free concert takes place 5:00 - 8:00 PM in Tricentennial Park (Broadway & Columbia Street).

Deeply rooted in tradition with a present day flavor, Tumbleweed Highway coins their sound "American Rock n Roll".

Alive at Five | Skeeter Creek & Locash


Skeeter Creek and LOCASH will perform at Alive at Five on July 28. The free concert takes place 5:00 - 8:00 PM in Tricentennial Park (Broadway & Columbia Street).

Skeeter Creek from the Adirondack Mountains of Upstate New York has become much more than a band - it's a way of life for these talented, professional musicians.

Alive at Five | Titanics & Bloc Party


Titanics and Bloc Party will perform at Alive at Five on July 21. The free concert will be held 5:00 - 8:00 PM in Tricentennial Park (Broadway & Columbia Street).

After recording a series of ambient pop demos in a shed on his parents property Mark Lombardo turned many heads in the Albany, NY music scene. Titanics offers a fresh and peaceful sound through the use of synthesizers, electronic beats and warm pads.

Alive at Five | Hair of the Dog & Enter the Haggis


Hair of the Dog and Enter the Haggis will perform at Alive at Five on July 14. The free concert runs 5:00 - 8:00 PM. Due to inclimate weather, the concert has been moved to the rain location at the Corning Preserve Boat Launch (Colonie & Water Streets) under the 787 overpass.

Hair Of The Dog has become one of the world’s foremost Celtic rock bands. They’ve released ten wildly popular CDs including “at The Parting Glass”, “Let It Flow”, “Donegal” and “Liam Left The Lights On Again”.

Alive at Five | Thump Gospel & The Chronicles


Thump Gospel (as Michael Jackson) and The Chronicles (as Earth, Wind and Fire) will perform at Alive at Five on June 30. The free concert takes place 5:00 - 8:00 PM at Tricentennial Park (Broadway & Columbia Street).

With a lineup reading like a “who’s who” of the local hip-hop, jazz and funk circuits, Thump Gospel arrived on the Capital Region scene earlier this year as a fully-formed force to be reckoned with.

Alive at Five | Tameka Amar and Tony! Toni! Tone!


Tameka Amar and Tony! Toni! Tone! will perform at Alive at Five on June 23. The free concert runs 5:00-8:00 PM in Tricentennial Park (Broadway & Columbia Street).

Tameka Amar is a highly talented, well-rounded artist born and raised in Upstate, NY. She is a singer, songwriter, and performer, which she has been doing since the age of four. In 2012 Tameka released her first EP “Introducing Tameka Amar” showcasing seven new songs.

Alive at Five | Good Fiction & The Joy Formidable


Good Fiction and The Joy Formidable will perform at Alive at Five on June 16. The free concert runs 5:00 - 8:00 PM in Tricentennial Park (Broadway & Columbia Street).

Good Fiction is a three piece alternative rock band that hails from Albany, NY. Their eccentric fuzz basslines, melodic vocals, and stinging guitar solos have been heard everywhere from basements to headlining gigs.

Alive at Five | Jocamo & Dr. John and the Nite Trippers


Jocamo and Dr. John and the Nite Trippers will perform at Alive at Five on June 9. The free show runs 5:00 - 8:00 PM in Tricentennial Park (Broadway & Columbia Street).

Jocamo is a group of veteran musicians who've taken it upon themselves to bring their old school brew of Funk, R&B, Soul and Rock to the masses.

The legendary Dr. John is a six-time GRAMMY® Award-winning musician and Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee. Known throughout the world as the embodiment of New Orleans’ musical legacy, Dr. John is a true icon in American culture.