MUSIC: Grimes @ Basilica Hudson, Hudson. The cute, captivating and utterly infectious Canadian electro-pop songstress makes a stop in Hudson. Really?!? Oh, my… With Elite Gymnastics and Myths. 7pm. $15.
MUSIC: King Conquer @ Upstate Concert Hall, Clifton Park. Frontman James Mislow leads the Florida death-metal combo. With Bermuda, In Dying Arms, the Last Ten Seconds of Life, Towers, Declarations, the Alaskan and I Am the Anchor. 7pm. $15.
MUSIC/TALK: Stephen Drury @ Williams College’s Brooks-Rogers Recital Hall, Williamstown. The renowned pianist and conductor presents an introduction to John Cage’s 1948 masterpiece, “Sonatas and Interludes for prepared piano,” discussing the music and life of Cage and demonstrating the process of the prepared piano. 4:15pm. FREE.
DANCE ON FILM: “Move to Move” @ Proctors, Schenectady. Netherlands Dance Theatre presents four contemporary ballets choreographed by Alexander Ekman, Sol Léon & Paul Lightfoot and Ohad Naharin. 2 & 7pm. $15; ages 17 and under $10.