1/26/16: Today’s Top Tips: Tuesday

January 26th, 2016, 7:00 am by Greg

READING: W.B. Belcher @ Northshire Bookstore, Saratoga Springs. The Greenwich author celebrates the publication of his first novel, “Lay Down Your Weary Tune” by Other Press. Following the reading and signing, there will be a reception at Caffe Lena, which features prominently in the book. 6pm. FREE.

THEATER: “Naked Influence” @ Capital Repertory Theatre, Albany. It’s opening night of the world premiere! Suzanna Bradbeer’s play delves into into the world of strip clubs for a spellbinding tale about a charismatic exotic dancer who finds herself engulfed in a doomed relationship with a congressman. 7:30pm. Through Sunday, February 14.

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MUSIC: Noise Nomads @ Upstate Artists Guild, Albany. The Albany Sonic Arts Collective presents the western Mass. noise ripper. With Matt Weston and Grab Ass Cowboys. 8pm. $5.

MUSIC: The Weather Station @ the Iron Horse Music Hall, Northampton. The Weather Station is the project of Canadian folk-based songwriter Tamara Lindeman. 7pm. $14.

OPEN MIC/COMEDY: The Low Beat Comedy Open Mic @ the Low Beat, Albany. Hosted by Carlisle Carey. 7:30pm sign-up.

OPEN MIC: Open Mic with Cameron & Ryder @ Club Helsinki, Hudson. 6pm sign-up; 7pm show. FREE.