November Shows Across the State Presented by NYS Music

NYS Music is proud to present a number of shows all across New York State during the month of November! Represented cities include Albany, Saratoga Springs, Cohoes, Buffalo, Rochester, and Syracuse.


November 3 – Those in the Capital Region should come out to see RAQ with Goose at The Hollow, brought to you by Guthrie/Bell Productions and NYS Music. Should be a great night of funk, folk, and rock ‘n’ roll! Event link

Saratoga Springs

November 4 – Catch members of Snarky Puppy, Moe., and more in Everyone Orchestra with Yes Darling kicking off the show in Saratoga Springs’ Putnam Den. (Brought to you by NYS Music and Guthrie/Bell Productions). Event link

November 10 – Gang of Thieves is ready to rock Putnam Den and plans to make audiences believe in rock ‘n’ roll again. Event link


November 10 – See electric rock jam band Max Creek at Cohoes Music Hall in Cohoes, NY! (Brought to you by NYS Music and Guthrie/Bell Productions). Event link


Nietzsche’s FolkFest event link

November 8 – Nietzsche’s FolkFest Day 1 will include Wheels & a Crowbar, Oddjob Ensemble, Mike & Kathy, Cairde “that’s Irish for friends,” Old Time Hoedown, Tough Old Bird, No Illusions, and Tyler Westcott & Dr. Jazz.

November 9 – Nietzsche’s FolkFest Day 2 will feature Rockabilly Steve & BR3, James Robert Kibby, The Dishonest Fiddlers, The Observers, Nickel City String Band, Greg Barresi, and The Heenan Brothers.

November 10 –  Nietzsche’s FolkFest Day 3 will feature Dave Brown, Ryan Sutherland, Seth Faergolzia’s Mutibird, The Old Main, and Copper & Gin.

November 11 – Jonathan Richman will play at 8 pm, and FolkFest will resume with Day 4 with Chris James and Mama G, Pine Fever, Folkfaces, The Catskill Mountain Boys, The Crooked North, and Jonathan Richman.

also at Nietzsche’s in November:

November 4 – Nietzsche’s Phish Tribute Night is an event you don’t want to miss! Performing are members of Intrepid Travelers, along with Adam Bronstein Music (Gravy), and Anthony (Esquandolas) Henry. Event link

November 22 – Come out for Intrepid Space Turkey, Thanksgiving Eve Edition featuring Intrepid Travelers and Space Junk. Event link

November 24 – Celebrate the day after Thanksgiving with One World Tribe and Buffalo Afrobeat Orchestra! Event link

November 30 – Join Esmay’s birthday celebration with Humans Helping Humans with Esmay and Friends, Emanon, Daddy Longleg’s Homegrown Revival, Stereonest, and K-Rog. Event link

Rochester – Funk ‘N Waffles – Hear live music here 7 days a week!

November 3 – Check out Broca’s Area for some future soul music blending some hip-hop and R&B with The Dirty Grass Players for fantastic bluegrass music. Event link

November 8 – Listen to the duel banjo picking from The Lowest Pair with Pete Johnson starting off the show. Event link

November 11 – Check out Rochester band The Buddhahood for some reggae, rock, and ska with The Big Take Over. Event link

November 14 – It’s going to be one funky and soulful evening featuring Orgone with Sophistafunk. Event link

November 17 – Spend the night listening to Jamaican reggae with Admiral Tibet with General Trees. Event link

Syracuse – Funk ‘N Waffles – Hear live music here 7 days a week!

November 3 – Enjoy a night out with Scott Sharrard & The Brickyard Band featuring a night a blues, funk, and rock. Event link

November 4 – Come see the Charlie Hunter Trio for some jazz fusion! Event link

November 8 – Check out Cleveland-based band Broccoli Samurai for some electronic and funk jams. Event link

November 15 – Listen to some folk and Celtic music on violin from Gaelynn Lea and Dave Mehling. Event link

November 17 – Moonchild is gearing up to play Funk ‘N Waffles with MG3 Jazz Organ Trio. Event link

November 18 – Come out for some Afro, dance, and funk from Big Mean Sound Machine with Bellas Bartok. Event link

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