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In the early 80’s, I was an underaged aspiring musician, desperately trying to break out of my high school music scene to be a part of something bigger. I think the drinking age was still 18; but I was far from the cutoff age, and looked even younger, so getting into clubs to see bands […]

Photo by Raeanne Wright Music is entertainment. It is also telepathy. It is the sharing of experience that defies words, even when words accompany the rhythms and melodies. We share experiences because we realize that what we go through can be beautiful and ugly and either way it can inspire more than just us. I […]

Hello Capital Land, and welcome to the second installment of “Capital Region Timekeepers”.  As a drummer from the area, it’s my pleasure to spotlight some of the exceptional drummers in the area.  This week, we’re shifting gears and will talk about jazz. Although the Capital Region has always had a vibrant jazz scene, I feel that […]

Anyone who knows me knows me knows I am a huge fan of the band Bumpin Uglies. The thing most people probably don’t know is why. Long before Bumpin Uglies played at Putnam Place, I was indoctrinated to the Uglies and “Uglies Nation” quite by accident. I entered a Facebook contest to see a local […]

THE HAPPY FITS LOOK FOR SOMEONE TO DANCE WITH ON NEW SINGLE “DANCE ALONE” LISTEN HERE & CATCH THE HAPPY FITS LIVE ON TOUR ACROSS THE U.S. NOW, INCLUDING A STOP AT SHAKY KNEES FESTIVAL ON MAY 1 AT 6PM TICKETS ON-SALE NOW Lively alt-rock-pop trio The Happy Fits return with their second vibrant single, […]

As Day Two dawns I begin to fully understand the scope of what I’m trying to accomplish. I feel daunted, but excited at all of the possibilities ahead! And somehow I had missed that Nikki Giovianni is doing a session on Saturday at the Mill and Mine! Like… the REAL Nikki Giovianni?!? (I thought it was someone […]

Today we speak with Michelle Moyer owner and founder of Perpetual Vibes. RRX: Perpetual Vibes. Explain in your own words what it is that you do. MM: Perpetual Vibes is a marketing management company, specifically for artists or any type of talented person really. I’ve talked with people such as book authors to musicians. Right […]

Dan Shapiro is a guitarist and vocalist in Builders, a band with a philosophy that matches Shapiro’s own fierce work ethic. Shapiro is also the owner of the Troy Speakeasy, a local venue that really puts the y in ‘do it yourself.’ Shapiro has been working on rebuilding what was once a stripped down, barren […]

RRX: We’re speaking with Carole Pope.  Thanks so much for your time. CP: Glad to be here. RRX: You were born in England and moved to Canada and subsequently all  around.  When did you start to become interested in music and the arts? CP: I think that started when I was nine. I don’t know. […]

There’s a magic in music, a mysticism, only less in the way of sorcery, and more in the way that a bonfire is mystical. But at its heart, music is a communication. Whether it’s a call to your mind with moving, or novel chord progressions, or the simple backgrounds overlayed by a smooth voice telling […]


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