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29+ shows to see: Oct. 19-26

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Jonathan Richman, with drummer Tommy Larkins, returns to Ithaca to perform at the Hangar Theatre on Oct. 22.

Jonathan Richman returns to Ithaca for a Hangar Theatre show, Muriel Anderson comes to Homer Center for the Arts, the Del McCoury Band closes out the concert season at Hammondsport's Point of the Bluff Vineyards, and the Mark O’Connor Duo plays Geneva’s Smith Opera House.

Plus, Cornell Cinema presents a 100th-anniversary screening of “Nosferatu” with a live score by Invincible Czars and Harry Nichols releases his new solo album at Hopshire Farms and Brewery.

For a more extensive roundup of upcoming shows around the Finger Lakes and beyond, check out this extensive, curated list right here!

(Note: the events are listed below in chronological order, in two separate sections)

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Bowie on Screen

Cinemapolis is screening “Moonage Daydream,” a “cinematic odyssey exploring David Bowie’s creative and musical journey.” Directed by Brett Morgen, the film features never-before-seen footage and performances. See the trailer here!

When: now playing

Where: Cinemapolis Cost: $7-$11

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Pluck o’ the Irish

Fiddler Allison Perkins and Nicolas Brown on uilleann pipes will present an evening of traditional Irish music. One of the brightest Irish music duos in the United States, the two have been playing music together for 15 years. Since the release of their album “All Covered With Moss,” they have been bringing their close musical partnership to the stage. “Together and as individual artists, they have performed and taught at festivals, concerts, and tionóil across North America. The two musicians research forgotten settings of obscure tunes and introduce them to audiences in a musical style that is bold, spirited, unique, and undeniably rooted in the tradition. Over the years, they have continued to hone their signature sound and perform for Irish traditional music fans across the country, from San Francisco to Boston.”

When: 7 p.m. Wednesday

Where: The Log House, 133 Sheffield Road, Ithaca

Cost: $20 suggested donation

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Fall Fun

The Ithaca Concert Band (ICB) will present its fall concert, “When Autumn Leaves Start to Fall,” at Ithaca High School's Kulp Auditorium. “This will be a joyous repeat of our Oct. 16 performance at The Historic Park Church in Elmira, NY.”

When: 7-8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 18

Where: Kulp Auditorium, Ithaca High School

Cost: free and open to all; donations welcome

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Spooky Screening

Cornell Cinema will host a 100th-anniversary screening of F.W. Murnau’s legendary 1922 silent film “Nosferatu,” with an original score performed live by the Austin, Texas-based band The Invincible Czars.

“The first cinematic version of Bram Stoker’s ‘Dracula’ is still acclaimed as one of the most powerful films ever made. Murnau’s haunting masterpiece stars Max Shreck as the cursed count, and while all of the elements familiar from later Dracula movies are present—the fangs, the blood, the haunted castle—Murnau’s film is free of the cliches and melodrama. Instead, it offers a stark vision of the struggle between purity and evil, the living and the dead.

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Invincible Czars

“This special centenary screening of the film will be accompanied by the Austin-based The Invincible Czars performing their original score that incorporates parts of Bela Bartok's ‘Six Roumanian Folk Dances’ and utilizes looping, samples, and effects-laden vocals. The music is written for four players and includes electric guitar, bass, violin, keyboard, music box, synthesizer, bass clarinet, flute, glockenspiel, bass guitar, and all manner of percussion.”

When: 7:15 p.m. Wednesday

Where: Sage Chapel, Cornell University

Cost: $10-$12, available online here. “Tickets will be available at the door, but we can accept Cash or Check only! If you’d like to pay by credit card, please buy your ticket online in advance. ATMs are available at the Ho Plaza entrance to the Cornell Store. We will aim to open doors by 6:45 p.m. to accommodate the hundreds (!!) of attendees.”

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Flyin’ Fingers

Pierre Bensusan returns to Trumansburg to showcase his dazzling guitar style. Described by the L.A. Times as "one of the most unique and brilliant acoustic guitar veterans in the world music scene today," Bensusan’s name “became synonymous with contemporary acoustic guitar genius, long before the terms New Age, New Acoustic Music, or World Music were invented. He has the ability to make a single guitar sound like an entire band as he brings the audience on a mesmerizing musical journey. And yet, Bensusan is more than what any musician or music lover expects from a guitarist. He is a composer as well as a bilingual and a brave improvisational vocalist, melding whistles and resonant low notes with something like his own scat technique.” Find out more here.

When: 7:30 p.m. Wednesday

Where: Trumansburg Conservatory of Fine Arts

Cost: $20, available online here

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Going Big

The Deep Dive Big Band makes its debut under the direction of local jazz professor Greg Evans, who teaches at Ithaca College and Cornell University and plays drums with Rose and the Bros and other area bands. The DDBB will feature players from Cornell University, Ithaca College and the greater Ithaca Community every other Wednesday for the coming month.

When: 8-10 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 5, Oct. 19 and Nov. 2

Where: Deep Dive

Cost: free; ages 18 and up

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Cool for Cats

Cornell’s Midday Music in Lincoln series continues with pianist Thomas Feng, who will give a recital titled “Short Stories for Cats and Keys.” Featuring music by Daniel Pesca, Obadiah Díaz Wright, and Hiromi, Feng performs “a magical-realist-tinged recital inspired by the introvert's best friend: the domestic cat.”

When: 12:30 p.m. Thursday

Where: Lincoln B20, Cornell University

Cost: free and open to all

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Ready for Release

Local singer-songwriter Harry Nichols – known for his bands Noon Fifteen, The Funx, Julia Felice and the Whiskey Crisis, Baku, etc. – will host a release show for his new album, “Songs for the Rich and Beautiful,” which is his first solo album since 2014. “We’ve got a full band for my stuff, and we’re gonna play through some new tunes and all the oldies,” says Nichols. “I’ll have a few CDs of the new record with me if you like to kick it old school! Otherwise, check it streaming starting Oct. 14.”

Local indie rockers Leo and the Maydays will open the show.

When: 6-8 p.m. Friday

Where: Hopshire Farms and Brewery, Dryden

Cost: free; donations welcome

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Red Wave

“Big Red Icon Redux” will feature three bands from Cornell University: A6, a pop, R&B, and neo-soul band that plays originals and a wide variety of covers; The Fuse, who blend grunge, metal, and rock; and The Battlefront, a blues-rock band led by guitarist Spencer Nachman.

When: 8 p.m. Friday

Where: Deep Dive

Cost: $10

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Eclectic Electricity

The Electrozone returns with another cool event, promising “an amazing evening of sounds to tickle your ears and smash your minds!” On the bill are Ithaca punk band Skip Tracer; Rochester’s own Dr. Hamburger, who “provides emanating forces to heal hamburgers both psychically and energetically”; Alfred’s Modular Moose, “a solo project which combines elements of electroacoustic and noise music to invent improvised acousmatic sound-environments with implied hallucinatory narratives. Their process involves sculpting sound as an artistic medium, creating and iterating feedback systems, and exploring space and time with standing waves and phasing phenomena (among other nodes of research)”; Ithaca’s Piyawat Louilarpprasert, a “rebel Thai composer taking music to unheard heights,” and Miles Jefferson Friday, a composer and musician “employing a variety of tools including programming languages, instruments, software, and other devices and objects”; and Ithaca’s Phantom Project, “a sonic exploration of the Satanic Panic using samples and other diabolical devices.”

When: 8 p.m. Friday

Where: Sacred Root Kava Lounge & Tea Bar

Cost: $10-$15

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Muriel Anderson

Guitar Great

An acclaimed guitarist/harp-guitarist and composer “who embraces music from all over the world with grace, joy and humor, Muriel Anderson returns to CNY, ready to showcase her impressive technique and sublime musicianship. Her multimedia show “brings you on a planetary tour of tastes, images, and music with a backdrop of stunning visuals by photo-artist Bryan Allen.” Find out more about her here!

When: 8 p.m. Friday

Where: Center for the Arts, Homer

Cost: $30-$33, available online here

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Coast to Coast

Two upstate acts who have recently received national attention will play this weekend at Funk ‘N Waffles in downtown Syracuse. Friday, Sophistafunk returns for its first hometown show since appearing as the house band on Guy Fieri’s new Food Network show, “Guy’s Ultimate Game Night.” The Balkun Brothers will open the show

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Saturday, Rochester’s Danielle Ponder will showcase the powerhouse vocal style that has earned her a rapidly growing following around the country, with an appearance on CBS and a tour with Leon Bridges just two recent highlights of her burgeoning career. Her debut solo album is titled “Some Of Us Are Free.” Read more about her here! Stephen Phillips will open.

When: 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday

Where: Funk ‘N Waffles

Cost: $20 for Sophistafunk, $15 for Danielle Ponder

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International Ambassadors

Cornell Department of Music faculty pianist Miri Yampolsky welcomes cellist Ariel Tushinsky and violinist Yuval Herz for two chamber music concerts in Barnes Hall. At 8 p.m. Friday, Yampolsky and Tushinsky present a recital of romantic works including Brahms’ Sonata in E Minor, Schumann’s Fantasiestucke, Op. 73, and Grieg’s Sonata for Cello and Piano. Herz joins them at 8 p.m. Sunday to perform Haydn’s Trio in A Major, Brahms’ Sonata for violin and piano No. 2 in A Major, and Beethoven’s Archduke Trio Op. 97.

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Praised by the New York Times for his “haunting and ravishing” artistry, Israeli violinist Yuval Herz is a regular guest leader with orchestras in Europe, including the Mahler Chamber Orchestra, Bayerischer Rundfunk Orchester, Luxembourg Philharmonic Orchestra, Dresden Staatskapelle Orchestra, and others. Cellist Ariel Tushinsky was one of the founders of the Jerusalem Trio, with which he performed for 30 years around the world. Tushinsky has performed as a soloist with orchestras including the Israeli Philharmonic, the Calgary Philharmonic, the Chile Philharmonic, the Rishon Lezion Symphony, the Israel Symphony and more, and he regularly performs at international festivals.

When: 8 p.m. Friday and Sunday

Where: Barnes Hall, Cornell University

Cost: free and open to all

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Insane in the Brain

Legendary hiphop group Cypress Hill returns to central New York. “Three decades ago, B-Real, Sen Dog, and DJ Muggs sparked a trip that left popular culture stoned, stunned, and staggering in anticipation for more. Naming themselves after a local street in Los Angeles, Cypress Hill burst on the scene in ‘91 with the release of their self-titled debut album. Singles ‘How I Could Just Kill a Man’ and ‘The Phuncky Feel One’ became underground hits and the group’s pro-marijuana stance earned them many fans among the alt-rock community. Cypress Hill followed their debut with Black Sunday in the summer of ‘93, which debuted at #1 on Billboard’s Top 200, garnered three GRAMMY® Award nominations, and went 3X Platinum in the U.S. As a result, Cypress Hill became the first rap group to have two albums in the top 10 of the Billboard 200 charts at the same time and are the first Latino-American hip-hop group to achieve platinum and multi-platinum success.”

When: 8 p.m. Friday

Where: The Vine Showroom, del Lago Resort and Casino, Waterloo

Cost: $59-$99, available online here

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The Del McCoury Band

Voice of Bluegrass

The Del McCoury Band returns to the Finger Lakes region to close out Concerts at Point of the Bluff’s 2022 season. A National Heritage Fellow, a member of the Grand Ole Opry, and a member of the International Bluegrass Hall of Fame, the 83-year-old McCoury is the most-awarded artist in bluegrass history, including nine IBMA Entertainer of the Year Awards. Find out more about him here! The Travelin’ McCoury’s, which is led by Del’s sons Ronnie and Rob, will open the show.

When: 3 p.m. Saturday

Where: Point of the Bluff Vineyards, Hammondsport

Cost: $40-$75, available online here

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In the Twilight

In the annual Chorus Twilight Concert, Cornell's celebrated treble choir, conducted by Joe Lerangis, presents an evening featuring Cornell songs and repertoire from around the world.

When: 6 p.m. Saturday

Where: Bailey Hall, Cornell University

Cost: Tickets are available for purchase at cornelltickets.com and at the door. Advance tickets are $15 for adults and $8 for students. Tickets at the door are $17 for adults and $10 for students.

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New York Grooves

A couple of months after headlining the Ithaca Night Bazaar, Mikaela Davis returns for a club show. Hailing from the Rochester region, the singer-songwriter-harpist is now based in the Hudson Valley. Her debut album “Delivery” came out in 2018. Learn more here!

Opening the show is Babehoven, a Hudson, New York-based band led by singer-songwriter Maya Bon; their debut album, “Light Moving Time,” is out on Oct. 28 via Double Double Whammy. Find out more here!

When: 8 p.m. Saturday

Where: Deep Dive

Cost: $15 in advance, available online here; $20 day of show

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Richman Returns

Jonathan Richman makes a welcome return to Ithaca, performing for the first time in a theater setting. One of rock’s most-beloved cult figures, Richman made his mark in the Modern Lovers in the early 1970s, and has since gone on to release a string of solo albums that showcase his inimitable lyrical and vocal style. He’ll be, as always, by drummer Tommy Larkins, for the show. Richman notes: “The music we’re doing now works well in quiet places like theaters and performing art centers. We still don’t use a program or a set list so we don’t know what we’ll do until we do it. Please do not expect old songs. Many singers my age do a retrospective; this show is not like that. It’s mostly stuff made up in the last 3 and 4 years. Some of the songs presented might be in different languages; this is not to be esoteric or clever, it’s because the different languages help me express different feelings sometimes. One last thing, my idea of a good show has nothing to do with applause. It’s about if all the songs I sang that night were ones that I felt.” Hear some of his music here!

When: 8 p.m. Saturday

Where: Hangar Theatre, Ithaca

Cost: $36, available online here

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Wright Angles

Acclaimed comedian Steven Wright returns to Ithaca to showcase his distinctive deadpan humor. Find out more about him here!

When: 8 p.m. Saturday

Where: State Theatre of Ithaca

Cost: $25-$45, available online here Event Info

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Cat Scratch Fever

Syracuse’s Trauma Cat will make its Ithaca debut at the Range, hot on the heels of releasing its latest album, “The Truth Doesn’t Live Here.” Self-described as “America’s sorriest ‘power’ trio” – at “once a superlative and a self-own befitting of the strange, tongue-in-cheek musicians at the group’s core,” Trauma Cat is “equal parts band and absurdist performance art troupe.” Co-fronted by guitarist Ralph Kojig and bassist Roman Pando with drummer Rutger DiBoyere, Trauma Cat’s sound “is the bastard child of Cake and Tool, or a modern American answer to XTC — a collage of art rock and progressive rock with shades of post-punk, shoegaze, and powerpop. Lyrically, Kojig’s and Pando’s songs often reflect on religion, death, and the internet.”

Local garage rockers Microbes, Mostly will open the show

When: 9 p.m. Saturday

Where: The Range

Cost: $10

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Songs to Sing

Local favorite Bronwen Exter makes a welcome return to the stage, along with her full band, for their first show since Feb. 2020. She’ll be joined by Jen Middaugh (harmonies), Michael Stark (keys), Matthew Saccuccimorano (drums), Jason Shegogue (guitar and lap steel) and John Young (electric and double bass), along with a surprise guest or two. “We’ve been rehearsing our butts off,” says Exter. “We'll play two sets, all original, lots of new songs.”

When: 7 p.m. Sunday (postponed from August 28)

Where: Argos Warehouse

Cost: $10-$20 sliding scale, open to all ages.

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Bringing the Noise

Ithaca Underground presents a brief evening of live electronic+guitar from Baltimore's Overcalc, the solo project of Nick Skrobisz of Multicult, the Wayward, et al. Also on the bill are locals Flose, “a nondenominational live ‘noise’ project, extending out of an improvisational practice centered around a fascination with the sonic potential of small, toy, and non-instruments exploded by contact mics and manipulated by pedals,” and the dichotomy of sound, a new project from Andrew Hernandez II and Park Doing.

When: 7 p.m. Sunday CANCELED!!

Where: The Rest Gallery, 113 W. State St., Ithaca

Cost: $10

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The Mark O'Connor Duo

Perfect Pair

The Mark O’Connor Duo comes to Geneva, with the legendary multi-instrumentalist – guitar, fiddle, mandolin – joined by his wife, violinist and fiddler Maggie O’Connor. Mark has won three Grammys, seven CMA awards as well as several national fiddle, guitar and mandolin champion titles, while Maggie has performed a variety of styles around the world. Together they have appeared as guest soloists with the Singapore Chinese Orchestra, the Santa Rosa Symphony, the Walla Walla Symphony, the Nashville Symphony with the O’Connor Band, and many other symphony orchestras performing his compositions ranging from his “Strings and Threads Suite” to his “Double Violin Concerto” and “Johnny Appleseed Suite.” Find out more here! And here!

When: 8 p.m. Sunday

Where: The Smith Opera House, Geneva

Cost: $33-$43, available online here

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Get Rhythm

Dave Davies RhythmMakers return for Jazz Mondays, as Dave Davies, Doug Robinson, Brian Earle, and Chad Lieberman will play classic jazz, blues, originals, and more.

When: 5-8 p.m., second and fourth Mondays of each month

Where: South Hill Cider

Cost: free; donations welcome

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Cool Beans

Magic Beans returns to downtown Ithaca. Hailing from Boulder, Colo., the funk-Americana-improv project has built up a national reputation and resume in its 10-year career. In April, the band released its third studio album, “Slice of Life,” a “14-song documentation of a year spent away from the familiar confines of the road.” Find out more here. Southern Tier funk-rock trio Amongst the Monks opens the show.

When: 8 p.m. Monday, Oct. 24

Where: The Upstairs

Cost: $15 in advance, available online here; $20 at the door

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Ready to Rock

Connecticut hardcore heroes Hatebreed bring their “20 Years Of Perseverance” tour to upstate New York to promote their eighth album “Weight of the False Self.” Fronted by singer Jamey Jasta, the band also includes guitarists Frank Novinec and Wayne Lozinak, bassist Chris Beattie, and drummer Matt Byrne. Find out more here. Gatecreeper, Bodysnatcher, and Dying Wish will open the show.

When: 6 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 25

Where: The L, 116 Breesport Road, Horseheads

Cost: $35, available online here

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The Session Must Commence

Harkening back to the late 1990s, Jay Spaker’s Soul Session Tuesdays reunites members of Sugarmoan, one of the best Ithaca bands of its era, as the Real Live Sextet. Spaker will be joined by Mike Stark, Lee Hamilton, Thom Sayers, Zaun Marshburn, and Brian “Willie B” Wilson for a “weekly get down featuring classic soul, funk & boom bap” with “deejays & live players cookin’ up the abstract.”

When: 9 p.m. Tuesdays beginning Oct. 18

Where: Argos Warehouse Lounge & Event Space

Cost: $10 at the door (cash or Venmo)

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Going Galactic                            

Cornell’s Midday Music for Organ series with Jeffrey Snedeker, who performs Gustav Holst’s “The Planets.” “The orchestral colors of Gustav Holst’s popular work ‘The Planets’ are exquisitely captured in Peter Sykes’ transcription for the organ, created specifically for a large Aeolian-Skinner instrument very similar to the organ at Sage Chapel. The recent restoration of this organ has revealed a dazzling sonic palette, with sounds that have not been heard in their original brilliance for decades.”

When: 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 26

Where: Sage Chapel, Cornell University

Cost: free and open to all

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Going Deep

Practice Presents hosts its first event at Deep Dive, with local hardcore stalwarts Mill Bastards joined by fast-rising garage rockers Microbes, Mostly and metal riffmeisters Cobra Cadaver, who just unveiled their debut album.

When: 9 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 26

Where: Deep Dive

Cost: $10

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Orchestral Maneuvers

Symphonic rock legends Renaissance, featuring founding vocalist Annie Haslam, will bring its Legacy Tour to Central New York. The band, which celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2019, is “widely recognized for its integration of rock and classical music, the use of a full symphony orchestra, and the five-octave voice of Haslam. Renaissance secured its place on the world stage with a top ten hit ‘Northern Lights’ and performed at some of the world’s most prestigious venues including the Royal Albert Hall in London and Carnegie Hall in New York each with full orchestra live on stage. An album release from one of the Carnegie Hall concerts is considered a staple among fans of symphonic rock to this day.” The band and orchestra will be playing a unique line up of selections that will include Haslam’s favorite Renaissance classics alongside favorites from her many solo recordings. Find out more here.

When: 8 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 26

Where: Center for the Arts, Homer

Cost: $35-$40, available online here

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More Shows

Lloyd Graves, Harry Aceto, and Friends play the Trumansburg Farmers Market at 4-7 p.m. Wednesday

Joey Arcuri, Nate Richardson and Greg Evans play jazz at the Argos Inn at 5-7 p.m. Wednesday

Sacred Root Kava Bar and Tea Lounge hosts its weekly Open Mic Night at 7 p.m. Wednesday

The Range hosts its weekly Salsa Night Latin Dance Party, featuring DJs and dance lessons, from 7:30 p.m. to 1 a.m. Wednesday

Jeremy Bussman hosts the weekly Open Mic Night at the Upstairs at 8-11 p.m. Wednesday

Raedwald Howland-Bolton returns to South Hill Cider at 5-8 p.m. Thursday

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Louiston returns to Atwater Winery at 5:30-7:30 p.m. Thursday; he’ll be joined by Chris Ploss and Joey Arcuri for a rare full-band concert

Aiken is at Cortland Beer Company at 6 p.m. Thursday

Benny T brings his Open Mic Posse to Crossroads Bar & Grille in Lansing at 6:30 p.m. Thursday

Sarah Haggerty makes her Ithaca debut at the Downstairs at 8-10 p.m. Thursday

Bob Roberts Calamity is at Pete’s Cayuga Bar at 9 p.m. Thursday

GoGone plays happy hour at Deep Dive at 5-6:30 p.m. Friday

Tenzin Chopak and Emmett Scott are at Two Goats Brewing at 5 p.m. Friday

The Gabe Stillman Band plays the Oasis at Hazlitt 1852 Vineyards at 5:30-8:30 p.m. Friday

The East-West Blues Band is at Seneca Lake Brewing’s Beerocracy Pub at 6-9 p.m. Friday

Sam Swanson is at Grist Iron Brewing at 6-9 p.m. Friday

Billy Golicki is at Seneca Lake resorts at 6-9 p.m. Friday

Johnny West is at McGraw Box Brewing at 6-8 p.m. Friday

Rocco Rich is at the Dryden Hotel at 6-8 p.m. Friday

Rachel Beverly is at BRU64 at 6-8 p.m. Friday

The Junkyard Heights Trio is at Homer Hops at 6-9 p.m. Friday

Butternut Creek Revival is at Heuga’s Alpine in Tully at 7-10 p.m. Friday

TJ Sacco and Brianna Jesse are at The Glen Haven at 8-11 p.m. Friday

M3 is at Cortland Beer Company at 8 p.m. Friday

Chasing Neon is at the St. Charles Hotel in Cortland at 8:30 p.m. Friday

Bad Alibi is at Matt’s Place in Beaver Dams at 8 p.m. Friday

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Rochester’s Personal Blend joins forces with Ithaca’s own Metasequoia at the Range at 9 p.m. Friday ($5)

Triple 5 Spout continues its October residency at the Downstairs at 9 p.m. Friday; this week, they’re joined by Mazurka, a new project from Steve Gollnick, Jason Dengler and Susanna Drbal.

Opera Ithaca will be presenting its Pop-Up Concert series taking place inside The Gallery at South Hill from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday in conjunction with Ariel Bullion Ecklund and Domenica Brockman’s “Interpretation of Line X 2” exhibit

Electrolyte plays brunch at Deep Dive at 12-4 p.m. Saturday

Chasing Neon is at Tim's Pumpkin Patch in Marietta at 2-5 p.m Saturday

Joel Kane is at Chateau Dusseau in Locke at 2-5 p.m Saturday

Cisco and Friends will play Lucky Hare Brewing's fourth annual Hare Roast at 2-5 p.m. Saturday in Hector

Amongst the Monks play the Lucky Hare Brewing Stage in Press Bay Alley at 3-5 p.m. Saturday

Patchwork Down will play at an Open House at a newly renovated event facility at 2100 Agard Road in Trumansburg at 4-6 p.m. Saturday

The Mary Ott Band is at Liquid State North Shore at 4-7 p.m. Saturday

Nikolai Ruskin plays Brookton’s Market at 5-7 p.m. Saturday

Past My Bedtime is at McGraw Box Brewing at 5-8 p.m. Saturday

Wayne Gottlieb and Harry Aceto play Ithaca Coffee Company at 5-7 p.m. Saturday

Kaity Davis is at Owasco Lake Brewing at 5-7 p.m Saturday

The FAR Trio is at Two Goats Brewing at 5 p.m. Saturday

Tenzin Chopak and Emmett Scott are at Stone Bend Farm at 6-8 p.m. Saturday

Stereopticon will play Lucky Hare Brewing's fourth annual Hare Roast at 6-9 p.m. Saturday in Hector

Molly and the Ringwalds are at Owego Street Makery in Cortland at 6-9 p.m. Saturday

Hot Dogs and Gin are at Grist Iron Brewing at 6-9 p.m. Saturday

The Kitestring Duo is at Summerhill Brewing at 6-8 p.m. Saturday

Black & Blue is at Homer Hops at 6-9 p.m. Saturday

Jimi Marley plays ONCO Fermentations in Tully at 6 p.m. Saturday

Adam Parker is at the Homer Elks Lodge at 7-9 p.m. Saturday

86ers frontman Josh Dolan plays a couple of solo sets at Sacred Root Kava Bar at 8 p.m. Saturday

Jess Novak is at The Glen Haven at 8-11 p.m. Saturday

Exit 11 is at Cortland Beer Company at 8 p.m. Saturday

Wayne Gottlieb, Ken Zeserson, and Stu Zimny play the Sunday Jazz Brunch at the Stonecat Café from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday

Small Tattoo — Jeff Claus, Michelle Delco, Judy Hyman, Sally Freund, and David Jones — is at Brookton's Market from 11 a.m to 1 p.m Sunday

Khalil Jade plays Treleaven Winery at 1-4 p.m. Sunday

Deep Dive hosts the Caravan Vintage Bazaar at 2-7 p.m. Sunday

The Tarps play Americana Vineyards Winery at 2-4:30 p.m. Sunday

CNY Songbirds, as “Babylon Sisters” will sing the songs of Steely Dan at the Homer Center of the Arts at 4 p.m. Sunday

Cielle on Solid Ground is at Two Goats Brewing at 4 p.m. Sunday

The Downstairs hosts a Jazz Jam at 6 p.m. Sunday

Rochester rockers Maybird will play a free show at Deep Dive at 8 p.m. Sunday

Brett Beardslee brings his weekly Monday Night Blues back to Rasta Ranch Vineyards at 5-8 p.m. Monday

The Center for the Arts in Homer hosts its weekly Open Mic Night at 7-9 p.m. Tuesday

Jasperoo plays the Trumansburg Farmers Market at 4-7 p.m. Wednesday

Joey Arcuri and Friends play jazz at the Argos Inn at 5-7 p.m. Wednesday

Sacred Root Kava Bar and Tea Lounge hosts its weekly Open Mic Night at 7 p.m. Wednesday

The Range hosts its weekly Salsa Night Latin Dance Party, featuring DJs and dance lessons, from 7:30 p.m. to 1 a.m. Wednesday

Jeremy Bussman hosts the weekly Open Mic Night at the Upstairs at 8-11 p.m. Wednesday

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Jim Catalano covers the Finger Lakes music scene for WITH (90.1 FM in Ithaca, WITHradio.org) and its affiliates.