12/30/16: Today’s Top Tips: Friday

December 30th, 2016, 7:43 am by Greg

MUSIC: Rock of Ages featuring The Weight @ The Egg, Albany. Former members of The Band – including guitarist Jim Weider and drummer Randy Ciarlante – are joined by the King Harvest Horns to recreate The Band’s classic Academy of Music performances that resulted in the live album, Rock of Ages. 7:30pm. $34.

MUSIC: The Suitcase Junket @ Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs. It’s been a long six months since Caffe Lena’s last performance took place at 47 Phila Street, but now after extensive renovations and upgrades the famed coffeehouse is re-opening once again tonight with the delightful Suitcase Junket. 8pm. $24. UPDATE: This show is officially sold out…

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MUSIC: Woody Pines @ NaNola, Malta. It’s an evening of down-home swing, gonzo folk and raise-the-rafters, boot-shakin’ jump blues. 8:30pm. UPDATE: This show has been cancelled…

MUSIC: Grassroots Rebels @ the Low Beat, Albany. With Fine Grain and the Stash. 8pm.

MUSIC: The New Deal @ Putnam Den, Saratoga Springs. With Leila. 9:30pm. $20.

MUSIC: Start Making Sense @ the Hollow Bar + Kitchen, Albany. Talking Heads tribute. With HmfO. 9:30pm. $20.

MUSIC: Big Medicine @ the Parting Glass, Saratoga Springs. 9pm. $5.

MUSIC: Joe Mansman & the Nidnight Revival Band @ Dinosaur Bar-B-Que, Troy. With Soul Sky. 9pm. FREE.

COMEDY: Rob Maher @ Funny Bone, Guilderland. 10pm. $12.

MUSIC: Enter the Haggis @ the Iron Horse Music Hall, Northampton. 7 & 10pm. $25. Also at 7 & 10pm Saturday.

MUSIC: Dub Mob @ the Station Bar, Woodstock. With ENZ. 10pm.