4/23/12: Today’s Tips: Monday
MUSIC: The Twilite Broadcasters @ One Caroline Street, Saratoga Springs. The kickass bluegrass trio from Asheville, North Carolina, serves up an evening of vintage country harmony and old-time fiddle tunes. 6pm.
FILM/DISCUSSION: “Gravity Hill Newsreels: Occupy Wall Street (Series One and Two)” @ EMPAC at RPI, Troy. Jem Cohen screens his recent documentary work around Occupy Wall Street 2pm. FREE.
MUSIC: Ramblin Jug Stompers @ McGeary’s Pub, Albany. 78RPM music for the 21st century with Cousin Clyde, Bowtie, Mister Eck, Wild Bill and special guests. 7pm. FREE.
MUSIC: Passion Pit @ Northern Lights, Clifton Park. Boston-based electro-popsters. With Arms. 7:30pm. $30.
MUSIC: George Kilby, Jr. & the Road Dogs @ Club Helsinki, Hudson. Churnin’ up the blues… 8pm. FREE.
MUSIC: Skidmore College Big Band @ Skidmore College’s Zankel Music Center, Saratoga Springs. 8pm. FREE.
DISCUSSION: Gema Corredera @ Williams College’s Brooks-Rogers Recital Hall, Williamstown. The Cuban vocalist leads a class on Cuban Popular Music. 1:10pm. FREE.
READING: Melissa Pritchard @ Bard College Bertelsmann Campus Center’s Weis Cinema, Annandale-on-Hudson. The award-winning author reads from her new fiction collection, “The Odditorium.” 2:30pm. FREE.