Kicking it off with some live Stones covers. So have at it.
Did I mention that yet? I s’pose not. So there you go. New stuff is coming in February, including two shows: a late-nite set February 3 in New York City, and Valentine’s Day at (where else?) Valentine’s in Albany. Both very different, but very cool gigs. The kind of themed, mix-it-up gig I really dig […]
From the Oct. 17 edition: It’s hard to imagine an artist more prepared for the evolving nature of the music industry than Bryan Thomas. The singer, songwriter, who works for New York State United Teachers by day, has used a variety of talents, from online business savvy to his design skills creating Web sites, and […]
Did someone at Metroland hear my whining about not having a pic (again!) on the Hidden City web site? Now I feel stupid. From this week’s Metroland. Photo Credit: Chris Shields. FASHION ROCKS. Saturday night (Sept. 24) at the Lark Tavern saw the blending of two worlds: the rockers and the fashionistas (we’re guessing it […]
TheHiddenCity has photos up from this weekend’s Fashion Rock show at Tess’ Lark Tavern in Albany and the Hanslick Rebellion reunion show at CBGB’s in New York City. You should see them. At Tess’ insistance, we showed the Babylon music video as a warm up for the Fashion Rock show – but better yet, later […]
Tess gets the last word in today’s Times Union: [Tess] Collins, the refreshingly blunt owner of Tess’ Lark Tavern in Albany, cares deeply for her customers; she loves to make them happy with food and drink. She’s liberal with beverage rounds on the house, has used past customer complaints as suggestions to improve business and […]
Acoustic soul rock, that is. Here are the liner notes. Spy Love Box.The Babylon B-Sides. 1. Spy (4:23)2. Love (American Style) (3:33)3. Box (5:33)4. Harder (6:09)5. Beatitude (5:28)6. Julia (8:48)7. Babylon (reprise) (2:21) All songs by Bryan Thomas copyright 2004, 2005 Radical Plastical Music. This collection of bootleg demos recorded in Bryan’s bedroom is the […]
Photo documentation of the Abbey Lounge fun is all at the webcam right about now. Thanks to the Fluttr Effect friends for the flowers, Mercy James Gang for the CD and laughs, Thirsty for pushin’ me, Carl for making things easy (once again), and to J-Po for rockin’ my rock world. Johnny slipped me a […]