“Best in Jazz 2013”

Hi Friends–

We have just been voted Best Jazz Band by Metroland for the 2nd year in a row! Please check out the write up here: http://metroland.net/2013/07/24/best-of-music-2013/

We are also playing a happening music festival this Saturday in Peru, NY. It’s called Backwoods Pondfest, and there is a great lineup! For tickets and more details, visit their site: http://backwoodspondfest.com/

We hope to see you out there!

~The Chronicles

Spring Fest!

Hey Folks–

We will be playing this Saturday June 1st at Perfect Blend Cafe in Delmar. This is a free event and there will be plenty of great bands, food and drinks. Perfect Blend is located at 376 Deleware Ave. in Delmar, NY. Here is the list of peformers:

11:00AM – Emma Torncello

1:30PM – The Chronicles

4:30PM – The Wheel

8:00PM – Raisin Pods (Members of Raisinhead & Ominous Seapods)

~The Chronicles

Dirty Dozen Mardi Gras!

Less than 2 weeks away — we are opening for the world famous Dirty Dozen Brass Band! What’s a better way to bring in the Mardi Gras spirit than with the DDBB!? We are super pumped to be sharing the stage and to be playing at the gorgeous Massry Center of the Arts. If you haven’t been, here’s your opportunity. Tickets here:

http://www.strose.edu/about_saint_rose/massry_center_for_the_arts/premiereperformances

Oh- and if you missed our show this past Saturday, please take the time to check out Turkuaz – http://www.turkuazband.com

BIG LOVE!

DDBB & The Chronicles

DDBB & The Chronicles

NEXT WEEK!

Hello!

We are super happy to be releasing our album next week. Tune into WCDB Albany 90.9 on Friday night around 11p and on Saturday morning around 10a. We will be hangin’ with Jody Lofi Lobo on Friday and Bill McCain on Saturday to promote our new album. Tune in and have a chance to win a pair of free tickets to our cd release party on December 14th! PLUS we will be playing cuts from our new album! Thank you all so much for the love and support over the past 3 years. We could not have done this without you! Here is a sample of the album cover:

 

The Chronicles Album

Bella Terra Music Festival

We are very very excited to be warming up the stage for the infamous Melvin Seals and Jerry Garcia Band this Friday! Bella Terra Fest. is a 4-day Music Festival “celebrates a positive and progressive outlook and lifestyle, grassroots organization and activism, consciousness and creativity, self expression through artistic mediums, and the pursuit of a holistic existence that balances body, mind & spirit.”

We will be playing this Friday the 17th from 4p – 5p on the main stage. Tickets can also be purchased from us at a discounted price ($85 3-day and $90 4-day). You can check out the festival here: http://www.bellaterrafestival.com

Hope to see some familiar faces in the crowd!

 

P.S. – a couple weeks back, Albany’s Alternative Newsweekly recognized us as the Best of Jazz in the area!

http://metroland.net/2012/07/19/best-of-arts/

Summer Dates!

We hope you’re enjoying the beautiful weather. Here are places you can see and hear us this summer!

7/6BeatShot Music Fest – Red Square, Albany NY – http://www.facebook.com/events/420046291362462/

7/28 – Centro Civico’s 2012 Community Fest – Veteran’s Field, Amsterdam NY – http://www.centrocivico.org

8/17 – Bella Terra Music Festival – Stephentown NY – http://www.bellaterrafestival.com

8/22 – Blackstones – Laconia, NH – http://www.nhjazz.com

8/23 – Brandon Music – Brandon, VT

8/24 – Studio 99 – Nashua, NH

8/25 – Jah Fest – Ravena NY