Item 6 / Press

“Trace’s Closes Out In Style by Kathy Stockbridge Trace’s Bar and Grill in Rome, New York has been one of the single sources of live entertainment for Romans for the past three years. Due to unforeseen circumstances, Trace’s will be closing their doors. Heathre and Phillip Price, owners, have been supportive of local musicians over the years and in true form decided to celebrate by hosting a “Farewell Party” on April 25th and 26th.”

“It is with great excitement that The Utica Music and Arts Festival announces the first 50 acts confirmed for the 2014 festival on September 12 and September 13th in Utica, New York. A wide variety of genres of music and bands from both the local area as well as around the country are in this initial round of confirmations and the festival family is, as always, very glad to welcome with open arms this talented group of performing artists both known and new. Driftwood RootsCollider The Moho Collective SOLARiS Sirsy Street Rock Mafia The Bomb Nineball The Rick Short Band The End Men Archipelagos Copper Vein Clones The Upstate Outlaws Falling From One Glen Street Item 6 Time Lab DJ Ease One DJ T-Sap Tha Time Travler DJ Bizznezz Chemical Kain Pale Green Stars Professional Victims Ghostfeeder Banooba Bear Grass J. Schnitt.. This is like the starting gunshot at the gates, kids! Go forth, slurp up samplings from this deep well of creativity and be ready to shake your thangs come September!”

“You may’ve seen her at Hannaford in Washington Mills, or you may know her as your kid’s special ed teacher at BOCES in Waterville, but this totally unassuming girl is also known for moonlighting as the lead singer of the band, Item 6. Debra Huebner was on break from teaching this week so we finally got her in studio to share more about her life and to zip a song your way too. Listen up!”