9/6/15: Today’s Top Tips: Sunday

September 6th, 2015, 7:58 am by Greg

MUSIC: MaryLeigh Roohan @ Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs. It’s the CD release party for the Saratoga Springs native’s new EP, Living Alone. 7pm. $22 (includes a copy of the new CD).

EVENT: Cynthia Elise Memorial @ the Low Beat, Albany. Recently we lost a longtime local musician. Tonight there will be a gathering to celebrate her life, sharing stories and memories. 6pm.

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FESTIVAL/MUSIC: ScumFest 2015 @ 618 Humphrey Road, Duanesburg 2169 Heldeberg Trail, Berne. It’s the fourth gathering of reunited veteran punk bands and their like-minded contemporaries, including Capitle, the Fatalitees, the Riggs, Point Blank, the Plague, Sadistic Gerbils, Phantom Signals, Chloroform Party and Vicious Rotten Hell Bastards. 12noon. $15, includes food.

MUSIC: Zac Brown Band @ Saratoga Performing Arts Center, Saratogs Springs. The good ole boys bring their Jekyll + Hyde Tour to town to wrap up the 2015 concert season at SPAC. With Drake White. 7pm.

FESTIVAL/MUSIC: Final Stretch Music Festival @ various locations, Saratoga Springs. In conjunction with the last weekend of horse racing at the track, it’s a free outdoor music bash spread across various spots downtown. Featuring the Hot Club of Saratoga, Alan Darcy, Bolton, Nolan & Greene, King’s English and the Racing City Chorus. 7pm. FREE. GO HERE for more info and the complete schedule of bands…

CABARET: Charles Busch @ Club Helsinki, Hudson. The Tony Award nominee returns for his annual Labor Day performance. His all new show “That Girl/That Boy” features Tom Judson on the piano and promises to be an evening of glamour, music, gossip, comedy and general mayhem. 8pm. $60. GO HERE for more info…

FESTIVAL/MUSIC: Capital District Scottish Games @ Altamont Fairgrounds, Altamont. From the caber toss to the pipe bands, it’s all things Scottish. Featuring Colin Grant-Adams, the Brigadoons, Aaron Drescher, the American Rogues. Gates open at 9am. $12; children age 12 and under are FREE. GO HERE for more info and the complete schedule of bands…

FESTIVAL/MUSIC: Hooley On the Hudson @ Rondout Waterfront, Kingston. It’s the halfway to St. Patrick’s Day celebration with cultural exhibits, food & craft vendors, children’s activities and lots of live music on three stages, including the Andy Cooney Band, McLean Avenue, BarleyJuice, Solas An Lae, Mac Talla Mor and more. 11:30am-9pm. FREE.

THEATER: “Dirty Paki Lingerie” @ Bridge Street Theatre, Catskill. Directed by Erica Gould, Aizzah Fatima plays six Pakistani-American Muslim women ranging in age from a six to 65 and a dozen other minor characters. Cross-cultural sparks fly and preconceptions about Muslim women, sex and politics are hilariously shattered. 2pm. $15; $10 students & seniors.

CABARET: Joe Iconis & Friends: Musical Outcasts @ Mr. Finn’s Cabaret at Barrington Stage Co., Pittsfield. Musical theater rabble rouser Joe Iconis (“The Black Suits”) is back with his unique mash-up of show tunes, cabaret and rock ‘n’ roll jamboree. 8pm. $30. GO HERE for more info…