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Marty and the Blue Notes

GenreClassic Rock
VenueHealthyZone Rink
Description9-10:30pm - Marty Peters fronts this special event for EAMF with a Motown tribute like no other!  Come and dance the night away!  

Scott Celani

GenreAcoustic Rock
VenueAll,Griffon Gastropub
Description10-Midnight - "That Celani is wholly a product of Buffalo's rich music scene is something worth celebrating ."  - The Buffalo News.     Scott Celani and his supporting players are hitting colleges, clubs and festivals all over the U.S.  At a typical show, audience members are treated to Celani's well-crafted, melodic pop songs.  Whether with the full band or in acoustic format (solo, duo or trio), Celani offers a powerhouse of rhythm and melody.   WEB

Jony James with Special Guest Willie Hadath

GenreBlues,Blues/Rock
VenueAll,Wallenwein's
Description7:30-9pm - Jony James is overflowing with soul. It drips down from his hands onto his guitar, in lyrically urgent bends and intense ethereal assaults. It pours out through his weathered, leathery voice, telling vivid, open-minded tales of a tumultuous life, with his impressive song writing skills. Web - FB - Video

Krossfire

GenreClassic Rock,Rock
VenueAll,Riley St. Station
Description9pm-Midnight - A unique "Party Dance Band" made up of four of the very finest, good looking young men you ever seen.  FB 

.22 Calibre

GenreClassic Rock,Rock
VenueBar Bill Tent
Description8-10pm - .22 CALIBRE hits the bullseye with all your rock favorites from a variety of rock genres. They are a party band with a RoCkStaR performance!  Classic, Alternative,  80s, 90s, and More. Artists covered range from:  AC/DC,  Greenday, Guns n Roses, and Led Zeppelin...  Based out of Buffalo, NY this four piece is always ablaze with energy! - Web Video

Ten Cent Howl

GenreAmericana,Roots
Venue42 North Brewing Co
Description9-11pm - Back before computers and cell phones and i-everything, when we were still trying to find our way, in the corners and pockets of our country when things were simpler, though always complicated by the human condition, there was music. It was the feeling of the soft blades of grass between your toes on a warm summer day; of a tall cold glass of lemonade after a back-breaking day of work in the hot sun. It was dancing with your best girl under the stars. It was the voice of life and family and experience and love and heartbreak. It is where we come from and who we are; our roots. Web - FB - Video

Jon Lehning Quartet

GenreJazz
VenueRoycroft Tent
Description7:30-9:30pm -One of Buffalo’s own, Jon Lehning grew up in Niagara Falls and went on to study music performance at the University of Buffalo. Being a local through and through, Jon has been able to tap into the wealth of musical talent located all across Western New York. With the support from local legends like Dave Schiavone, Jim Beishline, Harry Fackleman and Jack Kulp among many others. - FB

Alison Pipitone

GenreRock
VenueAmerican Grille
Description9-11pm - We are so happy to have Alison back at the East Aurora Music Fest!  She was our inspiration through her founding of the Hamburg Music Fest and helped us start EAMF 4 years ago. Come see one of our Fav's!  Web - FB - Video

The Rust Belt Birds

GenreAcoustic Rock
Venue189 Public House,All
Description6:30-8pm - Talented ladies!

The Singlecoils

GenreClassic Rock,Rock
Venue189 Public House
Description4:30-6pm - Awesome trio playing classic rock and blues from Freddie King, the Grateful Dead, Bob Marely, to The Band and everything in between.  Fronted by Buffalo Music Hall of Fame inductee Marty Peters. an EA Musicfest staple and one of our favs!

Famous Fred and the Creatures Unknown

GenreClassic Rock
Venue11th Frame Bar,All
Description10:30-midnight - Playing the best of The Doors as well as some other classics from a time when music was at its finest. Web - FB - Video

Dave Constantino Band

GenreBlues/Rock
VenueBar Bill Tent
Description6:30-8pm - Dave Constantino has a tasteful & polished blues rock style that has made him a legendary Western New York and National Guitarist and Singer. First inductee into the Buffalo Music Hall of Fame in 1983!   Web - FB - Video

JJ Swing

GenreRock
VenueHealthyZone Rink
Description7-8:30pm - JJ Swing is an 8-piece high energy party band performing a wide variety of music featuring hits by: Chicago; Earth,Wind and Fire; Blood Sweat & Tears; Stevie Ray Vaughn, Van Morrison, Brian Setzer, Blues Brothers and so much more!  Don't miss these guys!  WEB

Patti Parks Band

GenreBlues
VenueWallenwein's
Description3-4:30 - The Patti Parks Band is one of Western New Yorks most versatile and experienced groups, comprised of the most talented musicians that have come along. INSPIRING, SOULFUL & FRESH! Web

Young Relics

GenreAcoustic Rock,Rock
VenueAll,Griffon Gastropub
Description8-9:30pm -We're here to fill your ears with the enjoyable sounds of modern and classic rock...with a twist. - FB

Wilson Curry with Falling Rock

GenreCountry,Country Rock,Rock
VenueAll,Rookies Sports Bar
Description10-11:30 - Rock & Roll, New Country and more! - WEB

Willie May

GenreBlues
VenueAll,Wallenwein's
Description7:30-8:10pm - Willie has taken his original blend of music to the blues clubs from The LaFayette Tap Room in Buffalo to Antones in Austin, TX, The Black Swan in Toronto, The Penny Arcade in Rochester, The Dinosaur BBQ in Syracuse, Hard Rock Cafe Niagara Falls, The Slippery Noodle in Indianapolis, Fat Fish Blue in Cleveland, Bflo Blues in Pittsburgh, and to countless other venues on thousands, yes thousands, of occasions. - WEB

Doug Yeomans and the Lo Blu Flame

GenreAcoustic Rock
VenueAmerican Grille
Description5:30-7pm -Yeomans navigates easily through rock and roll, rhythm and blues, blues, country, and bluegrass. His guitar playing, songwriting, and vocals have earned him accolades an including the Buffalo Music Hall of Fame, 2004 - WEB

Gravy

GenreJazz
VenueRoycroft Tent
Description6-7:30pm - GRAVY is a virtuosic jazz/funk quartet from Buffalo, NY that plays a gelatinous blend of eclectic arrangements spanning sonic space and time. WEB

Katy Miner

GenreJazz
VenueRoycroft Tent
Description3-4:30 - Voted one of Buffalo’s favorite jazz vocalists, is a vocal chameleon – covering jazz, pop, broadway and classical. WEB

Workingman’s Dead

GenreClassic Rock
VenueAll,American Legion Post
Description5-9pm - Guess who's back for EA Musicfest!?   Grateful Dead music for deadheads, by deadheads.  Your favorite local GD tribute band's favorite local GD tribute band.  FB

Hintz of Thunder

GenreCountry
VenueAmerican Grille
Description3:30-5pm -Western New York's newest Country band playing Today and Yesterday's top Country hits! - FB

Jay McDonnell Duo

GenreAcoustic Rock
VenueRookies Sports Bar
Description8-9:30pm - Acoustic duo playing Beatles, Barenaked Ladies, Eagles, Simon & Garfunkel, Blue Rodeo, CCR, Loggins & Messina, CSNY, Springsteen and LOTS MORE! FB

Tom Stahl and the Dangerfields

GenreFolk
Venue42 North Brewing Co
Description6:30-8pm - Folk Rock Served With A Side Of Sarcasm - Web - Video

Black Diamond

GenreBlues/Rock,Rock
VenueRiley St. Station
Description8-9:30pm - Buffalo area band playing Blues, Soul,Rock and Roll with a dash of Funk. Web

Shattered Glass

GenreRock
Venue11th Frame Bar,All
Description8-9:30pm - Live shows are full of improvisation and have been described as solid, high energy, alternative, professional and from the heart. - WEB

McCarthyizm

GenreIrish Rock
VenueHealthyZone Rink
Description5-6:30 - Born in the days before alternative was a marketing term, McCarthyizm soon became a band known for blending 60’s garage and 80’s underground rock with strong melodies and intelligent lyrics. Add some raucous rhythm and a tasty measure of Celtic flavoring and you’ve got a cocktail with a punch that delivers one helluva good time, all the time. Web

Busted Stuff

GenreClassic Rock,Rock
Venue42 North Brewing Co
Description8-9:30pm - Busted Stuff named DUO Of The Year multiple times!!  Influences include Dave Matthews, Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin, Yanni, Jean Luc Ponty, & Pat Metheny. Do not miss Busted Stuff. Web - FB - Video

Acoustified Duo

GenreAcoustic Rock
VenueRookies Sports Bar
Description6-7:30pm -"Not the usual" tunes from 60's, 70's, 80s and 90s rock to American folk rock. From bands like: Bad Company, Scorpions, Kings Of Leon, Blind Faith, Ten Years After, Pain of Salvation,BORNS, Incubus, Imagine Dragons, R.E.M., Collective Soul, Alter Bridge, Steven Wilson, Seal, The Hip, Edie Brickell, 3 Dog Night, Motley Crue, Bon Jovi, Aerosmith, Coldplay, Led Zeppelin, Pink Floyd and much more.  .  Web - Video

Miller and the Other Sinners

GenreBlues,Rock
VenueBar Bill Tent
Description6-8pm - High energy show within a bed of roots blues, soul, and gospel grooves. Web - FB - Video

True Blue

GenreAcoustic Rock,Blues,Folk
VenueGriffon Gastropub
Description6-7:30pm - True Blue draws their influences from old time and traditional Americana, Blue Grass and Blues styles, but also add an eclectic, modern touch to their show. Their unique styling of Americana, Bluegrass and Blues music appeal to a wide audience. Old and young alike will feel like dancing and singing along. Web - Video

Wasted Whiskey

GenreCountry,Country Rock
VenueAll,Bar Bill Tent
Description3:30-5pm - Pushing the boundaries of country music is what Wasted Whiskey does best. Since 2010, Wasted Whiskey has been entertaining country fans in the  Upstate New York and Northern Pennsylvania regions. With a raucous mixture of classic country, southern rock, and recent country hits, Wasted Whiskey is guaranteed to entertain your venue no matter the size or occasion! - WEB

The Leftovers

GenreIrish Rock
VenueHealthyZone Rink
Description3-4:30pm -With music ranging from popular drinking songs to the historical and poignant rebel songs of Irish past, the LeftOvers offer a large variety of tunes and ballads. Their live shows are rowdy and lots of fun! - WEB

The Good Neighbors

GenreAlternative,Rock
Venue11th Frame Bar,All
Description6-7:30pm - Buffalo based alt rock/indie pop band. We like music.  - FB

Mike Zogaria Duo

GenreAcoustic Rock
VenueRiley St. Station
Description6-7:30pm - Mike Zogaria is a singer/songwriter from Buffalo,NY whose catchy songs,unique voice & relatable lyrics are quickly becoming fan favorites. Mike has just released his 3rd CD the self titled "MIKE ZOGARIA", which is available NOW at his shows AND on all major digital download sites.  WEB

Holly Kirchmeyer

GenreAcoustic Rock
Venue189 Public House,All
Description2-3pm - East Aurora's own young talent! Web - Video

Keith James

GenreAcoustic Rock
Venue42 North Brewing Co
Description6-7:30 - Keith James (Shuskie) is a pop musician from Buffalo, NY. He also appeared on S6 of NBC's The Voice.  WEB

Tim Britt

GenreAcoustic Rock
Venue42 North Brewing Co
Description4-5:30pm - With an engaging personality, and vocals that range from a soft vibrato to a raspy rocker, from an operatic falsetto to a mellow baritone, this solo acoustic act continually proves he can entertain a vast audience, and never fails to impress. Web - FB - Video

Planet Three

GenreRock
Venue11th Frame Bar,All
Description630-8pm - Winner of the 2015 Music Mania battle of the bands at the Music Room in East Aurora, Planet Three emerges from the depths of Marilla to bring you space-aged power rock with influences from modern psychedelia to classics such as Pink Floyd and Led Zeppelin. Web - FB - Instagram: @planet_three

The Formula Band

GenreOther
VenueAll,Bar Bill Tent
Description2-3:30pm - THE FORMULA  is an authentic Italiano band that has captured a versatility balance...showing off their knack for arranging and performing old Italian classic hits as well as a fresh young modern dance sound, and with a twist of Latino.- WEB

Amanda Nagurney

GenreAcoustic Rock,Country,Country Rock
VenueRookies Sports Bar
Description4-5:30pm - Amanda Nagurney, singer, songwriter and musician has opened for many Nashville Recording Artists such as Travis Tritt, Sara Evans, Gretchen Wilson, The Band Perry and many more! - FB

Max Muscato Trio

GenreAcoustic Rock
VenueRiley St. Station
Description 4-5:30 - Max's unique sound is a tapestry created from his greatest influences; John Mayer, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Stone Temple Pilots, Led Zeppelin, Pink Floyd and composers Yanni, Enya, John Williams, Paul Cardall among others. After years of developing as an artist Max crafted a signature sound and incorporated it into all of his compositions, from the edgiest piece to the most tranquil.  WEB

Jeremy Keyes Band

GenreBlues
VenueWallenwein's
Description6-7:15pm - From Buffalo, NY, Chicago style Blues featuring an all star band of seasoned players, representing WNY at the 2017 International Blues Challenge. WEB

Jessica Sam and Sam Tambe

GenreAcoustic Rock
VenueAll,Griffon Gastropub
Description4-5:30pm - Jessica is a female vocalist from East Aurora who performs music in the area. She is currently collaborating with local (and awesome!) musicians to bring you great nights out in your favorite local venues. Most often compared to Norah Jones.  Classic hits, folk, jazz, blues, rock, soul - all the good stuff. - FB

Hayden Fogle Band

GenreBlues
VenueWallenwein's
Description4:30-5:15pm - If you close your eyes and just listen to the music, you would never know that the person playing the guitar is only 16 years old.  Hayden discovered the blues at an early age while living in Mississippi and started playing guitar just before his 9th Birthday. He was birthed into the music scene at age 12 when blues legend Buddy Guy invited him to play alongside him for a sold-out show at the one of the largest music venues in his hometown of Buffalo, NY.  - Web - FB - Video

Matt Connolly

GenreAcoustic Rock,All
Venue189 Public House
Description3:15-4:15 -Winner of the EA Musicfest Music Mania competition hosted by the Music Room of East Aurora.  Check out this fine young talent! -  VIDEO

East Aurora High School Jazz Band

GenreJazz
VenueRoycroft Tent
Description2-3pm - Jazz ensemble performs Big Band music, Smooth Jazz, Hits of today, and more!

Yoshi

Genre
VenueYoshi
DescriptionMusic All Day!  Stop on in! Located on Elm Street in East Aurora. WEB

Purr-fect Tea and Tea Lounge

Genre
VenuePurr-fect Tea
DescriptionMusic all day!  Stop on in - Main Street EA. FB

The Music Room

GenreAll
VenueAll,The Music Room
DescriptionMusic all day! Located on Oakwood plaza, a community center with a recording studio and a live performance stage located in East Aurora, NY. We cater to local musicians and fans of local music. - WEB