11/2/11: Today’s Tips: Wednesday

November 2nd, 2011, 9:00 am by Greg

MUSIC: Lindsey Buckingham @ The Egg, Albany. Fleetwood Mac’s main man rolls into town with his band in support of his excellent new solo album, “Seeds We Sow.” 7:30pm. $32.50, $38.50, $55.

FILM: “Metropolis” @ the Spectrum 8 Theatres, Albany. Giorgio Moroder’s controversial re-mix interpretation of Fritz Lang’s classic. One night only. 9:30pm. $9.25; seniors $7.50; children $6.50.

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MUSIC: Umphrey’s McGee @ Northern Lights, Clifton Park. 8:30pm. $25.

READING: Amy Tan @ Hudson Valley Community College’s Bulmer Telecommunications Center, Troy. 11am. FREE.

MUSIC: Who’s Bad? @ Vapor, Saratoga Springs. Michael Jackson tribute act. 6 & 8pm. $20.

READING: Poetry Open Mic Night @ Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs. With featured reader Carolee Sherwood. Sign-up at 7pm; readings at 7:30pm. $3.

FILM: Liza Johnson @ RPI’s Center for Biotechnology and & Interdisciplinary Studies Auditorium, Troy. iEar presents the screening of three of her short films – “In the Air,” “South of Ten” and the work-in-progress “Tide Come In” – followed by a discussion with the artist/filmmaker/Williams College professor. 7:30pm. FREE.

MUSIC: New England Winds @ William S. Hackett Middle School, Albany. The quintet of the United States Air Force Band of Liberty performs popular, Broadway, patriotic, jazz and folk music. 7pm. FREE.

MUSIC: Brandi Carlisle @ the Calvin Theatre, Northampton. A rare solo tour. With Katie Herzig. 8pm. $26. $36.