Weekly Feature



2018-11-08 / Entertainment

Performance

thurs. 8

. Miller & The Other Sinners
“Sinfully Re-imagining The Music Of
Skynyrd,” 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 8, at
The Tralf Music Hall, 622 Main St.,
Buffalo; $. 852-2860,
www.tralfmusichall.com,
www.ticketmaster.com
. French ConéXion — Modeled
after the work of Ricardo Galliano,
chansons (French songs) of Edith Piaf,
jazz standards, and gypsy music of
Eastern Europe, the group puts a
unique and distinctive twist on
everything they do, 7:30 p.m. Thursday,
Nov. 8, at PAUSA Art House, 19
Wadsworth St., Buffalo; $ (cash-only
cover charge). 697-9075,
www.pausaarthouse.com
fri. 9
. Puddles Pity Party — Puddles
Pity Party has 286,000 fans on

Facebook and more than 76 million
views on YouTube for his
interpretations of classics by ABBA,
Bowie, Cheap Trick and Queen, and
for being on “America’s Got Talent,” 8
p.m. Friday, Nov. 9, at the Buffalo
State College Performance Arts Center
at Rockwell Hall, 1300 Elmwood Ave.,
Buffalo; $. 878-3005,
www.buffalostatepac.org
. Craig Warner Quintet — With
Craig Warner, Avery Weissman (bass),
Stu Weissman (guitar), Nelson Starr
(keyboards and vocals) and Reggie
Evans (drums), 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 9,
at PAUSA Art House, 19 Wadsworth
St., Buffalo; $ (cash-only cover charge).
697-9075, www.pausaarthouse.com
. Lotus Land: Rush Tribute
An authentic three-piece Rush tribute
band, as part of the $20 Friday Night
Tribute series sponsored by Kenmore
Mercy Hospital, 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 9,
at the Riviera Theatre and Performing
Arts Center, 67 Webster St., North

Tonawanda; $. 692-2413,
www.rivieratheatre.org
. Scarlet Begonias — Grateful
Dead tribute band, 9 p.m. Friday, Nov.
9, at The Sportsmen’s Tavern, 326
Amherst St., Buffalo; $. 874-7734,
www.sportsmenstavern.com
sat. 10
. Italian Night at The Riv
Special evening featuring The Uncle
Louie Variety Show & the Italian born
singer/songwriter Marco Amadio, 8
p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, at the Riviera
Theatre and Performing Arts Center,
67 Webster St., North Tonawanda; $.
692-2413, www.rivieratheatre.org’
. The Buffalo Silver Band
The group presents “Duty, Honor, and
Valor: Remembering the U.S. and the
End of the Great War.” The BSB
marks the centenary of the occasion
with a repeat performance of their 2016
program that marked the entry of the
U.S. into the conflict. The program will
feature vocalists Paula McGirr, Jennifer

Mernitz, Steven Brachmann and
Michael Harris with narration and
commentary by Mike Randall, 7:30
p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, at Lippes
Concert Hall in Slee Hall, UB North
Campus, Amherst; $. 645-2921,
www.sleebuffalo.edu
. Dave Schiavone Quintet
Plays Stan Getz...and More
Classic arrangements of Stan Getz’ hits
by one of Buffalo’s top arranger,
bandleader and saxophonists, Dave
Schiavone, with Mark Filsinger
(trumpet), George Kane (guitar), Buddy
Fadale (bass) and Tom Kasperek
(drums), 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, at
PAUSA Art House, 19 Wadsworth St.,
Buffalo; $ (cash-only cover charge).
697-9075, www.pausaarthouse.com
sat. 10 & sun. 11
. Jazz Impressions: 1968
Star People playing Miles Davis in
1968, with Bobby Militello (alto sax
and flute), Tim Clarke (trumpet), Andy
Weinzler (tenor sax), George Caldwell
(piano), Joe Goehle (bass) and John
Bacon (drums). Jeff Miers, Buffalo
News music critic, will offer social
commentary through music criticism of
the times, and actress Constance
Caldwell will interpret brief selections
from James Baldwin, Denise Levertov
and Shakespeare as it related to 1968
and the present, 7:30 p.m. Saturday,
Nov. 10, at the Kenan Center’s Taylor
Theater, 433 Locust St., Lockport
(433-2617), and 2:30 p.m. Sunday,
Nov. 11, at the Buffalo History
Museum, 1 Museum Court, Buffalo
(873-9644); $.
sun. 11
. American Legion Band
Veteran’s Day Concert
Celebrate Veteran’s Day with a patriotic
and entertaining concert including
rousing marches by the 80-member
National Champion American Legion
Band of the Tonawandas symphonic
concert band. Salute our veterans in
attendance during the performance,
7:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 11, at the

Riviera Theatre and Performing Arts
Center, 67 Webster St., North
Tonawanda; $. 692-2413,
www.rivieratheatre.org
. JazzBuffalo Presents: Joe
Policastro Trio — The Joe Policastro
Trio is a Chicago-based jazz trio led by
bassist Joe Policastro and featuring
guitarist Dave Miller and drummer
Mikel Avery, 7 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 11,
at PAUSA Art House, 19 Wadsworth
St., Buffalo; $ (cash-only cover charge).
697-9075, www.pausaarthouse.com
mon. 12
. The Bobby Militello Quartet
— With Bobby Jones, Jim Colemon
and John Bacon Jr., 6 p.m. Monday,
Nov. 12, at Flying Bison Brewery, 840
Seneca St., Buffalo. 873-1557,
www.flyingbisonbrewing.com
wed. 14
. The Buffalo Jazz Composers
Workshop and Poetry Alliance
— Part of Jazz Impressions: 1968, the
concert will feature newly composed
music and poems by writer David
Landry’s Poetry Alliance. Musicians
will feature Tim Clarke (trumpet),
Kelly Bucheger (sax), Nelson Rivera
(sax), Alec Dube (vibraharp), Jared
Tinkham (guitar), Joe Goehle (bass)
and John Bacon (drums), 8 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 14, at Hallwalls
Contemporary Arts Center, 341
Delaware Ave., Buffalo; $. 854-1694,
www.hallwalls.org
thurs. 15
. Tim Clarke Soultet Featuring
Darryl Washington
Buffalo-based quintet that brings to life
seldom-heard, groove-driven Latin,
hard bop, and soul-jazz tunes from the
1950s to the early 1990s, with Clarke
(trumpet and flugelhorn), Darryl
Washington (drums), Nelson Rivera
(tenor sax), Ed Croft (bass) and Harry
Graser (keys), 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov.
15, at PAUSA Art House, 19
Wadsworth St., Buffalo; $ (cash-only
cover charge). 697-9075,
www.pausaarthouse.com

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