Weekly Feature

2017-08-10 / Entertainment

Performance

thurs. 10

The New Direction Band — Will perform at the Lackawanna Senior Center Concert in the Park, 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 10, at 230 Martin Road, Lackawanna. www.thenewdirectionband.com

. Buffalo Jazz and Swing Band — Performing as part of the Easy Listening Concert series, 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 10, at Raymond Klimek Veterans Park, 700 River Road, North Tonawanda. 695-8520

. Noche de Tangos y Canciones — With Moshe Shulman (bandoneon and violin), Ivan Docenko (piano) and Miguel Benitez (guitar and vocals), 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 10, at PAUSA Art House, 19 Wadsworth St., Buffalo; $ (cash-only cover charge). 697-9075, www.pausaarthouse.com

fri. 11

Terry Lee Goffee — Johnny Cash tribute band, 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 11, at the Riviera Theatre, 67 Webster

St., North Tonawanda; $. 692-2413, www.rivieratheatre.org

Mr. Speedy: World’s Best KISS Tribute — 8:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 11, at the Gusto Grandstand of the Erie County Fairgrounds, 5600 McKinley Parkway, Hamburg; $. 649-3900, www.ecfair.org

Old Falls Street Party — With the Gravy, 5 p.m., and Rob Falgiano, 7 p.m., Friday, Aug. 11, on Old Falls Street’s Middle Block, part of Old Falls Street, USA, a three-block destination in Downtown Niagara Falls, N.Y. FallsStreet.com

The Eric Johnson Trio — With Eric Johnson (guitar), Ed Croft (bass), and Robert Garrett (drums), 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 11, at PAUSA Art House, 19 Wadsworth St., Buffalo; $ (cash-only cover charge). 697-9075, www.pausaarthouse.com

sat. 12

The New Direction Band — With The Auslanders, performing at the German-Polish Celebration at Spring Garden Park, 4:30-9:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 12, at 3838 Two Rod

Road, East Aurora. 674-1539

French ConéXion — French ConéXion plays new musette, manouche, Brazilian choros, tangos, jazz standards, originals and any other tunes that come their way and catch their fancy, with Bernard Kunz (guitar), Jeremy Spindler (accordion), and Dave Phillips (drums), 8 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 12, at PAUSA Art House, 19 Wadsworth St., Buffalo; $ (cash-only cover charge). 697-9075, www.pausaarthouse.com

sun. 13

Pine Grill Reunion — Will reunite jazz and blues greats from the now-closed Pine Grill. The second Sunday lineup includes the Carol McLaughlin Quintet, Brian Freeman and Friends, and others, 4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 13, at Martin Luther King Jr. Park, Best Street and Fillmore Avenue, Buffalo. Free.

mon. 14

Higher Ground Bluegrass Band — Part of Bluegrass Mondays, 7

p.m. Monday, Aug. 14, Hennepin Park Gazebo, 4th and Center Street, Lewiston; Free.

tues. 15

The Steam Donkeys — Performing as part of the Elmwood Village Summer Concert Series, 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 15, at Bidwell Parkway, at Elmwood Avenue, Buffalo.

The New Direction Band — Performing for the Buffalo Polka Boosters meeting, 8-10:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 15, at Polish Falcons, 445 Columbia Ave., Depew.

wed. 16

McCarthyizm — Will perform as part of a free outdoor summer concert series, 7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 16, at the Bassett Park Amphitheater, 359 Klein Road, Williamsville. 689-1425

Terry Buchwald — Commemorating the 40th anniversary of the death of Elvis Presley, 7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 16, in Fireman’s Park, Broadway and Church, Alden.

Disco Duck — Part of the

Wednesday Night Summer Concert Series, 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 16, at Buffalo River Fest Park, 249 Ohio St., Buffalo; Free. www.thevalleycenter.com

The RoadRunners — Performing as part of the Elderwood Cruise Night Summer Music Series, 6 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 16, at Elderwood at Amherst, 4459 Bailey Ave., Buffalo. www.elderwood.com

thurs. 17

Eliot Scozzaro Quintet — Join Elliot Scozzaro accompanied by the 2017 International Trombone Association competition grand prize winner and Glenn Miller alum Brendan Lanighan, 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 17, at PAUSA Art House, 19 Wadsworth St., Buffalo; $ (cash-only cover charge). 697-9075, www.pausaarthouse.com

fri. 18

Parrots of the Caribbean — Jimmy Buffett tribute band, 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 18, at the Riviera Theatre, 67 Webster St., North Tonawanda; $. 692-2413, www.rivieratheatre.org

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