6/29/16: Today’s Top Tips: Wednesday

June 29th, 2016, 7:00 am by Greg

MUSIC: Legendary Sons Night @ the Empire State Plaza, Albany. Featuring second generation musicians Shooter Jennings (sone of Waylon Jennings), Devon Allman (son of Gregg Allman) and the Mallett Brothers Band (led by sons of David Mallett). 5pm. FREE. GO HERE for more info and the complete concert series schedule…

MUSIC: The So So Glos @ Riverfront Park, Troy. The Rockin’ on the River concert series continues with the brooklyn punk band in support of their new album Kamikaze. With Stellar Young. 5pm. FREE. GO HERE for more info and the complete concert series schedule…

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MUSIC: Lost Radio Rounders @ the East Greenbush Community Library, East Greenbush. The vintage Americana duo performs “Carl Sandburg’s American Songbag.” 7pm. FREE: registration encouraged. GO HERE for more info and the complete concert series schedule…

THEATER: “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof” @ the Fitzpatrick Main Stage, Stockbridge. Tennessee Williams’ classic directed by Pulitzer Prize-winner David Auburn. 7pm. $62. Through Saturday, July 16.

MAGIC: The Naked Magic Show @ Proctors, Schenectady. A boisterous, R-rated magic show. Chippendales-meets-David Copperfield? 7:30pm. $25-$125 (including VIP package with meet and greet). A pre-show party, beginning at 6pm, will feature shopping, psychic readings and cocktails.

THEATER: “American Son” @ Barrington Stage Company’s Boyd-Quinson Mainstage, Pittsfield. Christopher Demos-Brown’s explosive new drama examines our nation’s racial divide through the eyes of an estranged, interracial couple. Over the course of one evening, the couple’s disparate backgrounds collide as they confront an unexpected crisis involving their son, the police and an abandoned car. 7pm. Through Saturday, July 9. GO HERE to read review…

MUSIC: Nouveaux Honkies @ the Cock ‘N Bull, Galway. Country meets blues meets soul meets folk meets Americana…and then some. 7pm.

MUSIC: Teresa Broadwell Quintet @ the Empire State Plaza, Albany. Greater Nippertown’s premier jazz vocalist-violinist and her band cook up a repertoire chockfull of standards, swing and bebop as the Made in the Shade of The Egg lunchtime concert series continues. 12noon. FREE. GO HERE for more info and the complete concert series schedule…

THEATER: “Kimberly Akimbo” @ Barrington Stage Company’s Blatt Center, Pittsfield. Starring Debra Jo Rupp (“That ’70s Show”) and set in the wilds of suburban New Jersey, David Lindsay-Adaire’s hilarious and heartrending play focuses on a teenager with a rare condition causing her body to age faster than normal… and her dysfunctional family. 7:30pm. Through Saturday, July 16. GO HERE to read review…

MUSIC: Better by Morning @ Dinosaur Bar-B-Que, Troy. Rockin’ on the River after-party. 8:30pm. FREE.

MUSIC: Skeeter Creek @ Frank A. Leak Amphitheater for the Arts in Cook Park, Colonie. Postponed from Tuesday due to the sever weather. 6:30pm. FREE. GO HERE for more info and the complete concert series schedule…

THEATER: “Fiorello!” @ the Unicorn Theatre, Stockbridge. What is a progressive politician? Look no further than Pulitzer and Tony Award-winning musical “Fiorello!,” a big-hearted look at Mayor LaGuardia and his battle for the people of New York City. Directed by Bob Moss. 7pm. $60. Through Saturday, July 23. GO HERE to read review…

MUSIC: Peter Asher & Albert Lee @ the Iron Horse Music Hall, Northampton. Yes, that would be Peter of Peter & Gordon and the legendary guitarmaster – talking about their many intersections at crucial moments in music history and playing songs by the Everly Brothers, Buddy Holly and others. 7pm. $22.50.

THEATER: “Island Song” @ Wood Theater, Glens Falls. Adirondack Theatre Festival kicks off its season with the new musical from Sam Carner and Derek Gregor examining the struggle of finding love, the struggle of finding success, and above all, the struggle of finding yourself in a big city where everyone seems somehow interconnected. Directed and choreographed by Marlo Hunter. 2 & 7:30pm. $32, $38 & $45. Through Saturday, July 2.

MUSIC: The Deadbeats @ the Low Beat, Albany. If it’s Wednesday, it must be the Deadbeats… 10pm.

MUSIC: Winchester & Young @ North End Firehouse lawn, Rensselaer. The Rensselaer Family Summer Concert Series continues with the acoustic duo. 6pm. FREE. GO HERE for more info and the complete concert series schedule…

MUSIC: Scotia-Glenville Pipe Band @ Freedom Park, Scotia. 7pm. FREE. GO HERE for more info and the complete concert series schedule…