By: Ann Marie Awad
John & Mary have played together for decades, releasing the their first album, Victory Gardens, in 1990. The band has collaborated with the likes of Joey Molland and Alex Chilton. So, needless to say, they’re kind of a big deal. As John & Mary & The Valkyries, they are backed by a Buffalo
all-star band, including Nelson Starr, Pat Kane, Rob Lynch, Doug Yeomans, Kent Webber and Joe
The 21 and over event costs only $5 for members, $10 for non-members. It starts at 5:00 PM and goes until 8:00, perfect for grabbing dinner before hand and heading out for a couple drinks afterward, if you even still need them.
Ann Marie Awad is a
senior English major at the University at Buffalo, who is also studying
journalism. Awad has been published in Artvoice, Generation Magazine
and Eat Me Daily (a food blog). She has a passion for supporting local
businesses, great coffee and Saturday mornings at the farmers market.