Catching Up With the Collective Vol. 5
By now, our beloved Buffalo summer is in full swing. This is also true for our Collective artists, who have PLENTY going on! Start your July off strong by seeing some awesome live music this week and next.
Friday, July 2nd
Tonight, consider taking a drive out to Ellicottville to catch the Girls of Grosh (Megan Brown & Grace Lougen). They'll be kicking off the Ellicottville Summer Music Festival at the gazebo from 7-9pm. Find out more here.
Also tonight, Saranaide is at the Slyboots Circus Summer Camp at the Heron. The festival grounds of the Great Blue Heron are BEAUTIFUL, so consider checking this one out. Find more info here.
Check out all of Saranaide's summer shows.
If you're planning on staying local tonight, Adam Bronstein Trio (featuring Joe Goretti and Anthony Henry) is playing a free show at 12 Gates Brewing Company, 6-9pm. Check out some of Adam's original repertoire for jazz trio!
Saturday, July 3rd
On Saturday, head up to Youngstown for the historic Jon Fohl Band at The Ontario House AKA "Stone Jug." The band, featuring Zak Beutel (Intrepid Travelers) and Sean McNamara (Mosswalk), hits from 7-10pm. Find more info here.
Wednesday, July 7th
On Wednesday, catch local trash-country outfit Shoot Ya at Nietzsche's with Jungle Steve and Paul Howard. The show is at 8:30pm with a $5 cover at the door.
Listen to Shoot Ya's latest release on Spotify.
Thursday, July 8th
The Funk Knights hit The Cave on Thursday for their monthly funk night presented by NYS Music. The show is from 7-10pm with a $10 cover at the door. Musicians are welcome to sit in!
Friday, July 9th
The Girls of Grosh are back on July 9th -- this time on a cocktail cruise aboard the Harbor Queen! The event runs from 7-9pm at the Buffalo Waterfront. Tickets are available here.
If you're looking for jazz, catch Andrew Peruzzini Jazz Masters at Pausa Art House. The show features George Caldwell, John Bacon, Gilbert Pease, and Carol McLaughlin. There are still tickets available here.
If you're looking for a road trip, Intrepid Travelers will be making their return to the Riverboat Bar in Alexandria Bay, NY. The show kicks off at 10pm and IT will be playing 2 sets.
Saturday, July 10th
Grosh -- the full band -- is hitting Sportsmens Tavern on July 10th. The show is 9pm-midnight with a $10 cover.
Sunday, July 11th
Come on back to Sportsmens on Sunday for the matinee show: SuperTribute -- A Tribute to Supertramp. The show features Ellen Pieroni (hey, that's me!), Donny Frauenhofer & Jon Fohl (Intrepid Travelers), Sean McNamara (Mosswalk), Cody Barcroft (Shoot Ya), and Ryan Campbell. Catch this collection of local musicians hitting some of Supertramp's best hits from 4-7pm -- the perfect Sunday hang. Tickets are available here.
7/14: Intrepid Travelers Unofficial Lettuce After Party at The Ontario House AKA "Stone Jug"