Eden's Original Singer Songwriter Contest - June 23, 7:30 pm. 

Eden Cafe, 269 Osborne Rd, Loudonville, NY.  518-977-3771.


The Rustic Barn, Troy.  Jack Empie & Friends, March 10,  2018,   8:00pm.   

150 Speigletown Rd, Troy, NY 12182. (518) 235-5858. 


Live at The Linda, prior to the Sierra Club Monthly Program.. Jack Empie & Friends, Feb. 22, March 22,  April 10 & 26, May 24, and June 21, 2018.  6 - 7 pm, The Linda -  WAMC's Performing Arts Studio, Albany, NY.


Harvest Dance with Jack Empie & Friends  -  Nov. 18, 2017
Live at The Petersburgh Veterans Memorial Hall, 71 Main St, Petersburgh, NY 12138. Pot Luck Live Music 7-9pm, Come Dance!


Dyken Pond, Cropseyville - Music Under the Trees, Dyken Pond Center - Jack Empie and Friends.  6-9 pm in the Amphitheater, 475 Dyken Pond Road, Cropseyville, NY 12052.
For Info: dykenpond@gmail.com  or  518 658-2055. August 26, 2017


Live at The Linda, prior to the FOOD FOR THOUGHT film. Jack Empie & Friends, April 20, May 18,  Sept. 21, Oct. 19, and Nov 16, 2017.   6 pm, The Linda -  WAMC's Performing Arts Studio, Albany, NY.


The Chapel - Jack Empie & Friends played on May 20, 2017 at  609 Croton Falls Rd, North Salem, NY.


Church of Christ - Jack Empie and Friends playing at The Church of Christ Dinner Hour, Saturday, March 11, 2017,  5 - 7 pm,   Route 155.

Olde Hoosick Tavern, Jack Empie and Friends will be at Stem Cells for Stein - Fundraiser for Margaret Stein (Davis). All proceeds go toward her expenses  as she fights leukemia. Sunday, March 12, 2017,  12 - 4pm at The Olde Hoosick Tavern, 4324 NY RT 7, Hoosick, NY 12206. Food - Music - Raffle - Silent Auction


The Linda, Albany - Jack Empie and Friends in Concert - Join Jack and his friends for a fun night of music. Saturday, January 14, 2017,  8pm at The Linda - WAMC's Performing Arts Studio, 339 Central Ave, Albany, NY. 12206. http://www.thelinda.org/event/jack-empie-and-friends/


Music Under the Trees, Dyken Pond Center - Jack Empie and Friends.  6-9 pm in the Amphitheater, 475 Dyken Pond Road, Cropseyville, NY 12052.

For Info: dykenpond@gmail.com or 518 658-2055. July 30, 2016


Live at The Linda, prior to the FOOD FOR THOUGHT film. Jack Empie & Friends, May 19,  June 16,  July 21, Aug. 18, Sept. 15, Oct 20, Dec 15, 2016, Jan 19, 2017, Feb 16, and March 16.   6 pm, The Linda -  WAMC's Performing Arts Studio, Albany, NY.


Dance & Potluck Dinner 

Jack Empie & Friends Live at The Petersburgh Veterans Memorial Hall, 71 Main St, Petersburgh, NY 12138. Pot Luck 6:00 - 7 pm, Live Music 7-9 pm,   May. 21, 2016.


Live at The Linda, prior to the FOOD FOR THOUGHT film. Jack Empie & Friends, April 2016   6 pm, The Linda - WAMC's Performing Arts Studio, Albany, NY.


Live at The Linda, prior to the FOOD FOR THOUGHT film. Jack Empie & Friends, March 17, 2016   6 pm, The Linda - WAMC's Performing Arts Studio, Albany, NY.


The Rustic Barn, Troy, NY.  Jack Empie & Friends, March 12 , Sept. 24, 2016, and March 11, 2017.  8:00pm.    The Rustic Barn, 150 Speigletown Rd, Troy, NY 12182. (518) 235-5858. 


Dee Dee’s Tavern, 647 Watervliet Shaker Rd, Latham, NY 12110.  Jack Empie & Friends

  Feb. 19, 2016. 8:00pm - 12pm.  For info: (518) 785-4410 | info@deedeestavern.com, 


Live at The Linda, prior to the FOOD FOR THOUGHT - Autism In Love - film. Jack Empie & Friends,  Feb. 18, 2016,  6:00pm. Keep the love alive! Don't miss this performance.


Live at The Linda, prior to the FOOD FOR THOUGHT - THE ARMOR OF LIGHT film. Jack Empie and Friends, Thursday, Jan 21, 2016   6 pm


Live @ The Linda! "An Evening of Original Music"  with Jack Empie and Friends
Saturday, Oct 17, 2015,  8pm at The Linda - WAMC's Performing Arts Studio, Albany, NY.

It's important to stay true to your roots.

We will be giving away copies of our new CD "Hearts of Rhythm - Live at the Rustic Barn" to 5 lucky winners at the Linda! Good Luck! 


Harvest Moon Dance & Pot Luck    -  Oct. 31, 2015
Jack Empie & Friends Live at The Petersburgh Veterans Memorial Hall, 71 Main St, Petersburgh, NY 12138. Pot Luck 6pm, Live Music 7-9pm, Come Dance!

About Jack

Jack Empie performs live each month at The Linda, prior to the Sierra Club Monthly Program, usually held on the 4th
Thursday of the month, 6 pm,
The Linda  - WAMC's Performing Arts Studio,  339 Central Ave, Albany, NY. 12206. Film 7-10 pm.

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Jack is available to play at your next private or public event, and party's.

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"Jack Empie & Friends" is Jack's band that performs original, inspirational music. Playing electric and acoustic guitar,  harmonica, and soon to be entertaining you with his fiddle, Jack plays various types of music with an ever changing cast of his talented musician friends. Whether performing songs he's written or the music of others, he always delivers a great show. The band is a regular at The Linda, where they perform Live prior to the "Sierra Club Monthly Program". Jack's friends include: Peter McGowan (bass guitar, vocals), Gilles Gagnon (Drums),  Donnie Moore (drums) and Gabe Parrales (Rhythm, vocals, guitar, base guitar). "I'm truly blessed to work with such gifted, dedicated musicians," says Jack.


An exceptional songwriter and guitarist, Jack sings and plays original songs with flavor, zest, and an outpouring of notes & words from his heart & soul. Inspired by music legends and talented musicians you probably never heard of, Jack writes music as he feels it... whether he"s watching a sunset, listening to summer in the evening darkness, barreling down a country road, being in love, getting dumped... wondering why?, or on fire with desire  -- because music is life!!


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