Charles Emanuel finds 'Freedom' with new R&B love songs

On the new album "Freedom," Charles Emanuel expands on his acoustic-driven pop-soul sound with rich R&B songs about the power of love.

Music Reviews

Dave Matthews guitarist Tim Reynolds steps into the spotlight with a solo show

Best known as Dave Matthews Band's lead guitarist, Tim Reynolds headlines Lincoln Hill Farms BrewFest with a solo acoustic set on Aug. 13.

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The Pickle Mafia serves up mercurial jazz grooves on 'Pass the Gabagool'

The Pickle Mafia combines easy listening with serious musicianship on its full-length debut album.

Music Reviews

Guitarist Simon Fletcher's new composition features sounds for all seasons

Musician Simon Fletcher will perform a new instrumental song cycle on July 29 as part of Avon Park Theater's grand reopening.

Music Features

GrassRoots rocks a milestone birthday

The beloved Finger Lakes music festival marks 30 years of making music and memories.

Music Features

After a two-year hiatus, Rochester gets its jazz on

Rochester's Jazz Fest is back, with a record number of free shows.

Music Features

Viv Sound embraces satire on 'Karen'

John Viviani of Viv Sound offers a touch of humor as he portrays a "Karen" trying to orchestrate her hissy fit routine.

Music Reviews

On 'Homemade Pie,' Johnny Dowd adopts a more organic sound

But the music is still built around Dowd's dark lyrics and inimitable voice, as well as a blend of country, folk, blues, and rock influences.

Music Reviews

Eastman School moves to prioritize racial equity with new hire

Crystal Sellers Battle begins her position as Eastman School of Music's first associate dean of equity and inclusion on June 1.

Music Features

Rose & The Bros expands its rootsy reach with 'It's Music'

Ithaca band Rose & The Bros delves deep into Cajun music on their latest album, "It's Music."

Music Reviews


Marß @ Abilene

Marß @ Abilene

WC Edgar @ Lovin' Cup

WC Edgar @ Lovin' Cup

Deck the Halls: A Celebration of English Renaissance Madrigals @ Third Presbyterian Church

A cappella music by Byrd, Morley, Tomkins, Vautor, Weelkes, etc., interspersed with...

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