San Diego based rockers Crocodiles felt most at home after the modest but energetic crowd at Valentine’s tossed articles of clothing onto the No Pepper stage. Between noisy jams, lead man Brandon Welchez admitted that Albany had a special place in Valentine’s — apparently not knowing of its doomed fate. The crowd didn’t seem to be thinking about that either. Ski Lodge opened, coming off their recent full-length debut on Dovecote Records, after local acts Party Boat and slowshine. More from last night’s performance:
Patrick’s work has been published internationally, including on the front pages of the New York Times and Wall Street Journal. After a 10-year career in journalism and marketing, he is now pursuing a graduate degree in public administration. He founded Albany Proper in 2012.