Saratoga Jazz Festival tickets

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Maceo Parker, this weekend at the Friehoffer Jazz Festival at SPAC

The Freihofer's Saratoga Jazz Festival is this weekend at SPAC, and we've got two pairs of tickets good for the entire weekend. Among the lineup this year: Maceo Parker, Diana Krall, Esperanza Spalding, the Mingus Band, The Yellowjackets and more.

We have two pairs of tickets to give away. To enter the drawing, please post a comment answering this question:

What's your favorite band name? It can be the name of a band that exists, or you can make up one of your own --like a Swedish folk band called No Liquidos Calientes or whatever. That counts.

We'll draw two winners at random. The deadline to enter is Friday, June 29 at 10 am.

Very, very important: One entry per person. You must answer the question to be eligible. You must post your comment by 10 am on Friday June 29, 2012. You must include a working email address (that you check regularly) with your comment. The winner will be notified via email by noon Friday (June 29) -- and must respond by 5 pm Friday.

photo: Ines Kaiser


Mr. Tumnus and the Jazz Sax Six

scratch gravel road - This band name was made up by my husband but not used.

Day Drinker

The Bachelors of Science! (drum and bass producers.)

!!! - I'm still not even sure how to say it.

Definitely Dr. Teeth and The Electric Mayhem.

Frank and the Beans

Col. Bruce Hampton and The Aquarium Rescue Unit

Los Straitjackets

Attractive Nuisance

Real - Parliament Funkadelic/P-Funk All Stars.
The Macbook Pros.

I once had a band called Maturing Falcons (name taken from a TU headline about baby birds on the Dunn bridge). We only wrote songs about birds.

Hey! That's My Bike!

Nervous Virgins


Hypnotic Clambake

life among the trees

Lady Coders

Naptime and The Magnetic Blankets.

Colonel Bruce Hampton & The Aquarium Rescue Unit, Toad the Wet Sprocket

Panic! At the Disco

Crash Test Dummies

Darryl and the Hannahs


Bitches Brewers


The Strokes!

Free Beer and Chicken!

My favorite actual band name is Return to Forever because they were awesome.

The Dictatortots

Anson's Pants.

AOA Mary's dear husband will know exactly whose pants I am referring to...



Eastbound Jesus


craig and his wonderful list!

The Legits

Fluff Mullett

Built to Spill

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