Tag Archives: jam bands

Formula 5 Goes On Hiatus

(Writer: Doug Quimby) Formula 5 has announced that they will be going on hiatus. For the past seven years they’ve been touring, and have established a great fanbase and made themselves at home in the jam scene. It’s sad to see these guys stop playing when they all have so much talent and they put on such amazing shows. Whether

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Umphrey’s McGee Stops By the Capitol Theatre For A Sunday Show

Umphrey’s McGee stopped at the historic Capitol Theatre on October 14th as part of their 2018 fall tour. UM’s first set included some bust outs like The Pequod and Come Together, where they invited Tierjinii Jackson and Ori Naftaly of Southern Avenue to join them on stage.  The entire show was live broadcasted for free through UM’s YouTube channel, allowing

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Formula 5 Celebrates Band Members’ Birthday with Show at The Hollow

Formula 5, a well-known local Upstate New York jam band, took the stage on Saturday Sept. 29 @ The Hollow and brought one of their best shows yet to the capital district. The two-set show, which was also used to celebrate Greg Marek (Drummer) and Matt Richards (keyboardist/vocals)  birthday, was groovy and a  funk-filled night. The opening act was  Vermont

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Funk Night with Hayley Jane & Friends

Parish Public House hosted yet another funk night on  June 21 and this time brought the unique and melodic voice of  Hayley Jane whom was accompanied by friends for Funk Night in Albany. The line-up included her friends Michaelangelo Carruba (Turkuaz), Beau Sasser (Kung Fu), Justin Henricks (Wurliday, The Chronicles) and Daniel Lawson. Below are photos detailing the night:

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Formula 5 Treats Fans To A Hometown Show In Lake George

Formula 5 made its way back home last Friday night at King Neptunes in Lake George, New York. The band decided to treat their fans to three sets. They opened up with a Bob Dylan classic, “Tangled up in Blue” followed by “Catch Me,” from their sophomore album Edging On Catastrophe. Next saw light to “The Clear” which smoothly transitioned into “Sneaking

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