The Greater Niagara Fishing and Outdoor Expo. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Niagara Conference and Event Center, 101 Old Galls St., Niagara Falls. Explore all things fishing related at this massive expo. 278-2100. ccfny.com. $10 "Grounded." 2 p.m. Kavinoky Theatre, 320 Porter Ave. One-woman story of a hot-rod F16 fighter pilot who is grounded and re-trained to fly remote controlled…

The Greater Niagara Fishing and Outdoor Expo. 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Niagara Conference and Event Center, 101 Old Falls St., Niagara Falls. Enjoy everything fishing at this expansive show. 278-2100. ccfny.com. $10 "42nd Street." 2 and 8 p.m. at Shea's Performing Arts Center, 646 Main St. Broadway touring production of classic musical.  847-1410. sheas.org. $25-$65. "Groun…

The Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra and the Irish Classical Theatre are teaming up for a production, with music, of Peter Shaffer's "Amadeus." It's a mad romp. The performance Friday drew a good-sized crowd, all ages. You could tell it would be quite the event, and it was. Vince O'Neill plays Antonio Salieri, and PJ Tighe portrays Mozart. Both seem to relish their …

JAZZ David Murray, Volume 3 (6 discs), Mal Waldron Volume 2 (11 discs), Max Roach, Volume 2 (6 discs), Muhal Richard Abrams (9 discs), all recorded on the Black Saint/Soul Note labels. Something treasurable is happening here. It all goes back to a singular figure. His name was Giovanni Bonandrini. Many, if not most, of the jazz records the Italian and his company …

1) EXPO Souped Up Soup Challenge, 3 to 6 p.m. Jan. 21 at EXPO Market (617 Main St.). Tickets are $12, which you can purchase here, and include the chance to taste 12 different soups. Commentary: EXPO Market houses myriad restaurants - sandwich specialists Bobby Alfman's, health-focused Newbury Street, black rice-wielding Sun Roll, versatile GBGB and Osteria 166 offshoot…

EDM star Datsik stopped in the Town Ballroom on Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, for his Ninja Nation Tour. See the smiling faces of fans in attendance.

Steve Trevino 7:30 and 10 p.m. Helium Comedy Club, 30 Mississippi St. Famed comic and star of his own Netflix special. 853-1211. $20-$28. "Grounded." 7:30 p.m. Kavinoky Theatre, 320 Porter Ave. A one-woman show about a F-16 fighter pilot who is grounded and retrained to fly drones in the Middle East. 829-7668. kavinokytheatre.com. $38-$42. "Dial M For Murder." 7:30 …

The summer concert season in Western New York continues to flesh out as Train will ride it's "Play That Song" tour into town at 7 p.m. June 20 in Darien Lake Performing Arts Center (9993 Alleghany Road, Darien Center). On hand for support is an eclectic batch of opening acts: O.A.R. and Natsha Bedingfield. Best known for chart-topping hit singles like "Drops of Jupiter"…

Sha Na Na. 3 p.m. Fallsview Casino Resort, 6380 Fallsview Blvd., Niagara Falls, Ont., Canada. Doo-Wop icons from "Grease" perform their third night in Niagara Falls. (888) 325-5788. $25 and up. Tokyo Police Club. 7 p.m. Waiting Room, 334 Delaware Ave. Canadian indie-rock band with an upbeat, Strokes-esque style. 849-1000. $18. Kasador. 7 p.m. Tralf Music Hall, 622 Ma…

The Chautauqua Symphony and the Chautauqua Institution are finally again in harmony. After nine months of bargaining, the Musicians of the Chautauqua Symphony voted to ratify a new four-year agreement with the Chautauqua Institution.  The agreement increases compensation by more than 12 percent over  four years, and maintains the ensemble’s current size of 74 memb…

Lucky Peterson’s story comes to us bathed in blues mythology. In Buffalo-born Peterson’s case, however, the mythology is rooted in cold, hard fact. Peterson was born to father James and mother Jarnelle in 1964, and he was instantly surrounded by music. The Peterson paterfamilias was a gritty blues guitarist and singer, and after amassing a then-substantial sum of m…

Ani DiFranco has released a new song and accompanying video dedicated to President Barack Obama. The song, "Deferred Gratification,” is a mournful yet defiant, New Orleans parade-tinged thank you to him. It's one that DiFranco told Rolling Stone salutes President Obama “for being not just the spiritual center of the third verse of this song, but for being the most a…

Third Eye Blind is returning to its roots for its 20th anniversary tour. The rock band will play its self-titled debut album in its entirety when it performs at 7:30 p.m. June 29 at the Darien Lake Performing Arts Center. Silversun Pickups will open the show. Third Eye Blind's 1997 album had five singles including the alt-rock hits "Semi-Charmed Life," "How's It Goin…

"Singin' in the Rain." 2 and 7 p.m. at Elmwood Regal, Transit and Quaker Crossing. A 60th anniversary screening of beloved musical starring Debbie Reynolds, Gene Kelly and Donald O'Connor. $12.50. Sha Na Na. 3 p.m. Fallsview Casino Resort, 6380 Fallsview Blvd., Niagara Falls, Ont., Canada. Doo-Wop singers from "Grease." (888) 325-5788. fallsviewcasinoresort.com. $25 and…