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  1. Mike
    July 25, 2015 @ 10:16 am

    Wegmans (East Ave.), Naples (Naples NY), both by Bat McGrath

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  2. muzenews
    July 26, 2015 @ 8:13 pm

    “Southern California Wants To Be Western New York” – Dar Williams
    “How We Got Away” – Mighty Mighty Bosstones (mentions the show where the floor collapsed at the Horizontal Boogie Bar)
    “Rockin’ Rochester” – The Tempest
    “Stockton Gala Days” – 10,000 Maniacs (Only NY mention is the song title)
    “Somebody To Love” – Fountains Of Wayne (mentions Schenectady)
    “Canajohorie” – They Might Be Giants

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  3. Joe Ferrero
    July 27, 2015 @ 3:45 pm

    “Long Point Park” by Richard MacLemale

    The park is located on Conesus Lake, in Livingston County.

    Listen to it at:
    http://richardmaclemale.bandcamp.com/track/long-point-park

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  4. Tad
    July 31, 2015 @ 7:32 am

    My friend Peter Jones, an artist from Woodstock, whose guitar Dylan once borrowed and played at a party, always wondered if the song was about him.

    Going Down To Old Woodstock, by Van Morrison.

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  5. Todd
    January 13, 2016 @ 7:01 pm

    John Fogerty-Rock and Roll Girls
    “If I had my way, I’d shuffle off to Buffalo
    Sit by the lake and watch the world go by”

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  6. Alan Fleishman
    February 17, 2017 @ 11:28 pm

    This Shirt – Mary Chapin Carpenter

    his shirt was a pillow for my head
    On a train through Italy
    This shirt was a blanket beneath the love
    We made in Argeles
    This shirt was lost for three whole days
    In a town near Buffalo
    ‘Till I found the locker key
    In a downtown Trailways bus depot

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  7. Missy Gero
    March 19, 2017 @ 1:20 pm

    Did you mention the song “water Town”?

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    • Chris
      March 19, 2017 @ 1:49 pm

      Never heard of it! Thanks for the tip, I’ll look it up!

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  8. Michael J Nighan
    June 4, 2018 @ 1:39 pm

    Left off “Blue Eagle Jail” by Dan Rice c.1850. Written to “honor” the Monroe County Jail he was locked up in. Still played by traditional banjo players.

    http://minstrelbanjo.ning.com/forum/topics/blue-eagle-jail

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