Rascals Announces Albany Opening
~New Restaurant and Music Venue Slated for November 2015 Opening~
Albany, NY—Rascals, a unique combination of steakhouse and live music venue, has begun construction for its Albany location at Crossgates Mall. Located on the second floor in a newly constructed wing, Rascals will bring a new experience to Albany. Crossgates Mall is the Capital Region’s premier shopping, dining and entertainment destination offering an impressive selection of national brands and the newest retail concepts.
Philip Lama, CEO of Rascals says, “We could not be more thrilled to announce the arrival of Rascals to Albany and to Crossgates Mall. Our all-star team is comprised of Neil Pelone (NPARCH Architect), Buck Waller (ISP Technologies), Dan Arndt and Keith Burns (URI Construction) and John Foster (Katalyst Restaurant Design). Rascals will be one of a kind—offering three unique experiences with a top of the line steakhouse, three bar areas to socialize and relax in and a stage that will feature local, regional and national acts.”
ISP Technologies, with ASE Service Group, will be providing all audio video components including video walls, installation and design work for the 16,000 square foot Rascals. The ISP cutting edge patented High Definition Distributed System and High Definition Line Arrays, subs and monitors will be used throughout the venue, including a 40 foot stage featuring a 20 foot video wall. The main bar will have a 12 foot video display with four 80 inch screens
Combining top shelf cocktails, hand cut prime Black Angus steaks from local Rising Sun Farm, sleek dining rooms, a lounge and three bars, along with state of the art sound, Rascals will be in a category all by itself. Construction has begun on the project with an anticipated grand opening in November 2015.
ISP Technologies, LLC.
5479 Perry Drive, Suite B
Waterford, MI 48329
Media Contact: Michelle Waller