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Best Concerts Aug 1 - 31

Philadelphia Orchestra - Carmina Burana at Saratoga Performing Arts Center

Philadelphia Orchestra - Carmina Burana

No season is complete without a rousing performance of Carl Orff's lustful and triumphant Carmina Burana and its showstopping O Fortuna chorus. Conductor and Grammy winner (and perfumer!) Fabio Luisi conducts the Philadelphia Orchestra through this roof-raising piece, joined by the Mendelssohn Chorus of Philadelphia, Philadelphia Boys Choir and Philadelphia Girls Choir, as well as soprano Audrey Luna, tenor Sunnyboy Dladla and baritone Sean Michael Plumb.

John Legend at Saratoga Performing Arts Center

John Legend

EGOT holder and twelve-time Grammy award winner John Legend is hitting the road this year as he heads out on his 'Evening With John Legend' tour, he will be joined by full orchestra and gospel choir. You can expect to hear your favorite songs, with tracks like "All of Me", "Ordinary People" and "Green Light" in his back pocket, gear up for a night like no other with the "King of Valentine's Day".

New Kids On The Block at Saratoga Performing Arts Center

New Kids On The Block

In an era where boy bands, girl bands and bubblegum pop stars ruled the roost, New Kids On The Block were the first of the preteen sensations to hit multi-platinum. Expect to hear hits 'Hanging Tough', 'I'll Be Loving You (Forever)', and 'Step By Step'. Join all five members and dance the night away on The Magic Summer 2024 Tour!

Doobie Brothers at Saratoga Performing Arts Center

Doobie Brothers

Blue-eyed soul and soft rockers The Doobie Brothers have become an indelible part of the American musical landscape, making their mark as a durable and resilient band that fearlessly embraces genres ranging from RnB to classic rock and boogie. Their incredible 50-year + career has seen a host of talented performers join their evolving line-up including crooner Michael McDonald and guitarist Jeff "Skunk" Baxter.

Blackberry Smoke at Kitty Carlisle Hart Theatre The Egg

Blackberry Smoke

With a musical style as diverse and colorful as their fragrant name, Blackberry Smoke effortlessly blend Southern-fried blues rock with country and a sprinkling of gospel and RnB for good measure. This heady sonic infusion has seen the bearded quintet blast out of their hometown of Atlanta, Georgia and onto world stages in recent years. Don't miss them as they hit the road again!

Hank Williams Jr. at Saratoga Performing Arts Center

Hank Williams Jr.

Expect a whole lotta old-school country swagger from a night with Hank Williams Jr. The son of legendary Hank Williams is a star in his own right, Williams Jr. stepped out from his daddy's shadow back in 1975 and, with the release of 'Hank Williams Jr and Friends', showed the world what he can do! A purveyor of catchy, hard rock influenced country blues, multi-instrumentalist Jr provides an eclectic show, full of anthemic classics, low key covers and of course, his unique commentary.

The Taylor Party - Taylor Swift Tribute at Colony

The Taylor Party - Taylor Swift Tribute

If your ticket to the Eras tour remains in your wildest dreams, don't worry lover, because this all-out dance party will give you your Swift fix and then some! Celebrating all of Taylor's iconic periods in an awesome DJ-led concert, it's time to apply your perfect red lip and pick out your sparkliest threads and come and join The Taylor Party!

Aug 2

Colony

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Cage The Elephant at Saratoga Performing Arts Center

Cage The Elephant

Get ready to rock out with Cage the Elephant, as they gear up to drop their latest album, Neon Pill, and hit the road for an epic North American tour! Known for their electrifying stage presence, the band promises to deliver all their hard-hitting rock anthems and heartfelt ballads straight to your ears.

Joe Bonamassa at Palace Theatre Albany

Joe Bonamassa

Joe Bonamassa is the guitarist's guitarist. A master of the blues, Bonamassa easily ranks alongside the more well known Clapton or Jeff Beck. Such was his prodigious talent that he supported B.B. King at the tender of age of twelve in 1989, and was christened by King as "one of a kind." Since then, he's played with anyone who is anyone and released a formidable catalogue of studio albums.

Primus at Saratoga Performing Arts Center

Primus

The ever-undefinable Primus have a huge 2024 ahead of them. As well as touring with Coheed & Cambria and A Perfect Circle, the band are also doing a string of headline sets throughout the USA. Composed of bassist/vocalist Les Claypool, guitarist Larry "Ler" LaLonde, and drummer Tim "Herb" Alexander, Primus has been pushing boundaries for nearly 40 years.

Tedeschi Trucks Band at Saratoga Performing Arts Center

Tedeschi Trucks Band

The Grammy-winning husband and wife duo Susan Tedeschi and Derek Trucks are hitting the road. Comprised of slide guitar virtuoso Trucks, the feisty vocals of Tedeschi and a backing band of killer brass and rhythm section musicians, the Tedeschi Truck Band do southern-fried soul like no one else's business.

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