6/6/11: Today’s Tips: Monday
FILM: “Small Town Murder Songs” @ Proctors, Schenectady. A modern-day gothic tale of crime and redemption written and directed by Ed Gass-Donnelly. 5:45 & 7:30pm. $6. Through Wednesday.
MUSIC: Jim Gaudet & the Railroad Boys @ McGeary’s, Albany. Wry, witty songs and some mighty fine bluegrass pickin’ and harmonies. 7:30pm. FREE.
MUSIC: Honest Hands @ Club Helsinki, Hudson. With Hallow Bug. 8pm. FREE.
COMEDY/MUSIC: Monday Night Madness @ Villa Valenti Pub, Troy. Ralph Renna hosts the showcase featuring the acoustic classic rock duo of Tom & Greg, as well as the stand-up of Vernon Payne. 7pm. FREE.
MUSIC: Michelle Stewart @ Quintessence, Albany. Classical Italian violin music. 7pm. FREE.
OPERA ON TELEVISION: “Nixon in China” @ WMHT-TV. “Great Performances” brings the long overdue Metropolitan Opera premiere of John Adams’ masterwork to your living room. 2:30am.