Thanks For The Memory: Hotel Henry Summer Jazz Series Suspended

We have heard from many in the community that the Hotel Henry Summer Jazz Series has been the highlight of their summer. Beautiful starry nights and astonishingly superb jazz music have accompanied the Hotel Henry bucolic setting and the superb food and drinks provided by the 100 Acres Kitchens. In what will be forever known […]

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New York State SLA Responds To Questions On Phase 3/4 Guidelines

In a commentary on Saturday, August 23, JazzBuffalo joined a chorus of other news media, venue owners, and musicians unsettled about a clarification on guidelines by the New York State Liquor Authority. As first reported by Syracuse.com, the SLA issued this initial statement of clarification: “Please note that only incidental music is permissible at this […]

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#SaveOurStages Movement Is Formed As Concert Venues Struggle to Survive

Like a light switch turned to off, the live music scene found itself in the dark overnight in mid-March. The COVID-19 pandemic causing many states to shut down restaurants, music clubs, and concert venues. Nearly two months later, concert venues and music clubs find little prospects for a quick reopening. These include the many jazz […]

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The Only Thing That Matters, Right Now: Stay Home

As we watch the latest announcement by Governor Cuomo regarding a 100% reduction in workforce statewide due to COVID19, we are most likely in a state of shock and astonishment. The mandate calls for all non-essential workers to stay home. We have been hit by a barrage of new terms on how to conduct our […]

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