2/2/15: Today’s Top Tips: Monday

February 2nd, 2015, 8:00 am by Greg

MUSIC: Jim Gaudet & the Railroad Boys @ McGeary’s Pub, Albany. Bluegrass pickin’ and singin’ with wry songwriting. 7:15pm. FREE. UPDATE: This show is cancelled due to the storm.

FILM: “The Treasure of Sierra Madre” @ Proctors, Schenectady. Three unlucky Americans find gold in the Mexico hills. Oscars for director John Huston and his father, Walter Huston, for supporting actor. Co-stars Humphrey Bogart. 2:30, 5 & 7:30pm. $5.

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MUSIC: Joe Driscoll & Sekou Kouyate @ the Falcon, Marlboro. The collaboration between a rapper/beatboxer/singer-songwriter from Syracuse, NY and an electrifying African kora sensation from Guinea pushes genre boundaries and has earned raves worldwide. US born, UK-based Driscoll speaks no French and Kouyate, from the West African country of Guinea, little English. In support of their new album, Faya. With hip-hop poet Decora. 7pm. Donations encouraged. UPDATE: This concert has been camcelled due to visa problems.

READING: William Daubney @ the Waterford Public Library, Waterford. The author will be reading and discussing his latest suspense novel, “Spindle City Blues,” which is set in 1950’s Cohoes. 6:30pm. FREE. UPDATE: This reading has been cancelled, as the library is closed due to the storm.