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rkstar.com: Indie Indie
    On the simplest level, Indie is short for independent, a DIY attitude. The music is often borderline experimental and lo-fidelity. Though for the purposes of this site Indie is often used to describe a festival sort of show with varying acts that can not be classified easily.

Read more about the Indie genre and bands associated with it at Allmusic.


Indie Concert Listings
DateBand/Artist VenueCost/Details/Vibe
Thursday,
Jul. 16. 5pm
  Atlas Genius,
  Rival Galaxies
Riverfront Park
Albany, NY
FREE. All Ages.
Alternative, Indie
Friday,
Jul. 24. 7pm
  Cold War Kids,
  In the Valley Below,
  Civil Twilight
Northern Lights$10-$22. 16+
Indie, Alternative
Monday,
Jul. 27
  Motion City Soundtrack,
  Sorority Noise,
  The Spill Canvas
Northern Lights 16+
Alternative, Indie, Punk Pop
Wednesday,
Jul. 29. 8pm
  InterpolNorthern Lights$25-$28. 16+
Alternative, Indie
Thursday,
Aug. 6. 5pm
  Blue Oyster Cult,
  Blotto
Corning Preserve Boat Launch
Albany, NY
FREE. All Ages.
Progressive, Indie
Wednesday,
Aug. 12
  Psychedelic Furs,
  The Church
Northern Lights 16+
Indie
Wednesday,
Sep. 23. 8pm
  Yo La Tengo,
  Dave Schramm
Troy Savings Bank Music Hall
Troy, NY
$27-$34. All Ages.
Indie
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