5/14/12: Today’s Tips: Monday

MUSIC: Ray Wylie Hubbard @ The Linda, Albany. One of the great Texas troubadours makes a very rare Nippertown concert appearance. Yeah, he’s the guy who wrote the classic “Up Against the Wall, Redneck Mother,” but so much more, too. 8pm. $17. More info and videos here…

MUSIC: The Dirt Daubers @ Valentine’s Music Hall, Albany. With the Slaughterhouse Chorus. 8pm. $10. Enter to win a pair of FREE TIX here.

MUSIC: Ingrid Michaelson @ The Egg, Albany. With Scars on 45. 8pm. $25. UPDATE: This show is sold out.

MUSIC: Justin Townes Earle @ Pearl Street, Northampton. With Tristen. 8pm. $20. Read concert review from MASS MoCA, 3/10/12…

STORYTELLING: Storytelling Open Mic Night @ Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs. With featured storyteller Janet Carter. 7pm. $3.

MUSIC: The Willy Amrod Band @ the Bearsville Theater, Woodstock. It’s a CD release party. No, it’s a birthday party. Wait, you’re both right. Funky roots-rocker Amrod is throwing a double-barrelled party with special guests Fred Wesley (James Brown’s band) and Frankie Gadler (NRBQ). The evening will also be captured with a live video shoot. 8pm. $15.

PARTICIPATORY MUSIC: Ukulele Night @ the Moon & River, Schenectady. Ron Gordon leads uke enthusiasts. Come to play or just listen… 7pm. FREE.

MUSIC: Tragedy @ Valentine’s Music Hall, Albany. The veteran Portland, Oregon punks roar into town headlining a bill that also features Born Low, Neutron Rats and Maggot Brain. 7pm. $10.

PARTICIPATORY FILM: “Grease Sing-Along” @ the Palace Theatre, Albany. Call it cinematic karaoke. Join in the fun as you flashback to the ’50s with Sandy and Danny, the T-Birds and the Pink Ladies. 7pm. $7; kids $5.

MUSIC: Erin Harkes & Blaze @ McGeary’s Pub, Albany. 7:30pm. FREE.

MUSIC: The F & G Band @ Club Helsinki, Hudson. Led by vocalist Sandra Taylor, the soul-blues band roars into town in support of their debut album, “Grease Up Yo’ Strutt.” 8pm. FREE.

Comments are closed.

Cartoonist John CaldwellThe Cock'N'Bull RestaurantCaffe LenaJim Gaudet and the Railroad BoysHolly & EvanAdvertise on Nippertown!Artist Charles HaymesBerkshire On StageLeave Regular Radio BehindAlbany PoetsHudson SoundsThe LindaArtist GG Roberts