8/25/10: Today’s Tips: Wednesday

MUSIC: Justin Bieber @ the Times Union Center, Albany. Bieber fever sweeps through Nippertown. With Sean Kingston and some other opening acts. 7pm. $31.50, $41.50, $51.50.

MUSIC: Creed @ Saratoga Performing Arts Center, Saratoga Springs. Creed or Bieber? Bieber or Creed? This really is a tough decision, ain’t it… With Skillet and Theft. 7:30pm. $16-$26.

DANCE: Vanaver Caravan @ Jacob’s Pillow, Beckett. Celebrating its 35th anniversary, the Vanaver Caravan brings traditional and contemporary music and dance from around the world to the Doris Duke Theatre with the family-friendly “Earthbeat!” Through Sunday, August 29. 8:15pm. $36.

MUSIC: My Morning Jacket @ Mountain Park, Holyoke. After touring with Ben Sollee and Daniel Martin Moore as Appalachian Voices this summer, Yim Yames – excuse me, I mean Jim James – is back with My Morning Jacket. With Grace Potter & the Nocturnals opening the show. 7pm. $36.

MUSIC: Holly & Evan @ Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs. Up and coming acoustic blues duo heads into the fabled coffeehouse as part of the Emerging Artist Concert Series. 7pm. $5. (Related story: Holly & Evan interview)

Blue Hand Luke, Whoa Nelly! @ Rockin’ on the River, Hedley District, Troy at 5pm
Stone Revival Band featuring Vinnie Amico @ Putnam Den, Saratoga Springs at 10pm
The Lustre Kings @ Shepard Park, Lake George at 7:30pm
Lucky Ticket @ the Town Hall Courtyard, Halfmoon at 6pm
Too Human @ Troy Public Library, Troy at 6:30pm
The Rymanowski Brothers Orchestra @ Freedom Park, Scotia at 7pm
Smile @ Burbank Park, Pittsfield at 6pm

2 Responses to “8/25/10: Today’s Tips: Wednesday”

  1. Creed? Um, no.
    Bieber? God No.
    Holly & Evan? Yup!

  2. Justin Bieber and Creed on the same night? Isn’t that a sign of the end times? Save us, David Cross!

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