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1) SkyRide, day-of registration begins at 6 a.m., with bicyclists taking part in the City Loop departing at 8 a.m., then the Skyway Loop leaving at 8:25 on May 20 from LaSalle Park (intersection of Porter Avenue and AmVets Drive). Register from 4 to 8 p.m. May 18 and 19 for $40, then day-of for $50. Commentary: The Skyway's closures have been a thorny issue for drivers …

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Soul Patch, 8 p.m. May 18, Buffalo Iron Works (49 Illinois St.), $12. Buffalo's premiere alternative-rock tribute band Soul Patch is set to return to the Cobblestone District this weekend. Since debuting in 2012, the nostalgic act, which includes Every Time I Die members, Keith Buckley and Steve Micciche, has played everywhere in Buffalo from the Hamlin House to Buff…

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The Darcys, 7 p.m. Nov.2, Mohawk Place (47 E. Mohawk St.), $10. Glossy Toronto duo the Darcys is set to headline a Canada-friendly evening at the downtown music hot spot. The pair's most recent album, the '80s soaked "Centerfold," is a collection of synth-heavy dance pop that finds the group drifting away from its early moody guitar sounds. The shades of new wave and…

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1) Polish Happy Hour, 5 to 11 p.m. Jan 8 at 33 Speakeasy Grill (3455 Genesee St.). Free to attend, and free food is included. Commentary: Free admission if your last name ends with "-ski"! Just kidding. Everyone gets free admission. The Polish cultural event is valuable for several reasons, like embracing traditional drinks, powering through free food, Krupnik, meeting pe…

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You would think that after another year of touring the world fronting Buffalo hardcore heroes Every Time I Die, releasing his debut novel and penning a weekly advice column, Keith Buckley would be due to begin the new year with a breather.On Jan. 8, though, the musician’s other group, the 1990s loving alt-rock cover band Soul Patch, will return to Duke’s Bohemian Grove Bar…

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Are you a ’90s nostalgic itching to hear some Harvey Danger, Everclear or Lit? Well then, Duke’s Bohemian Grove Bar (253 Allen St.) has you covered Friday night as Buffalo’s premier alternative cover band, Soul Patch, returns to the Allentown venue, site of the act’s first show a few years back.The five piece includes Keith Buckley and Steve Micciche of local hardcore hero…

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It's the dawn of a new era for the Queen City Roller Girls, a chance for the hard-hitting, nimble-skating athletes to welcome a bigger audience in the heart of the city. While the official grand-opening of Buffalo RiverWorks is still three weeks away, Friday provides a sneak peek at the venue's progress as well as a chance to see the three-time QCRG defending champion Nic…

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It’s the first full weekend in February, which means one thing: the epic winter crawl between the Super Bowl and St. Patrick’s Day has officially begun. Football is over. Temperatures continue to dip to detrimental levels and, after two full months of these meteorological punches to the face, we’re all ready to hide underneath a pile of blankets until green-hued sunshine …