From the Memorial Auditorium to the Stanley Center for the Arts and Saranac Thursday, Utica is a stop for lots of national touring musical acts. Lucky for us the art of bootlegging is alive and well. Thanks to YouTube and some smart phone and camera-totting concertgoers we've got lots of these magical musical moments preserved. Here are some of the best concerts that have happened in Utica recently.

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    Ride My See-Saw

    Moody Blues

    The Moody Blues closed their July 2010 show at the Stanley with 'Ride My See-Saw'

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    Say Hey (I Love You)

    Michael Franti

    Michael Franti brought his positive and high energy vibes to Saranac Thursday in June of 2011. Here's his signature song.

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    Lucky

    Jason Mraz

    Jason Mraz performs this song with Colbie Calliat on his CD and he handles the solo version fine during his show at the Stanley Theatre.

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    Sentimental Street

    Night Ranger

    Fun piano play from the 80s rockers caught live during Saranac Thursday during summer 2010.

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    If I Die Young

    The Band Perry

    The Band Perry was part of the programming at Mohawk Valley Community College during the spring 2011 semester.