4/26/17: Today’s Top Tips: Wednesday

April 26th, 2017, 7:00 am by Greg

MUSIC: Brian Wilson @ the Palace Theatre, Albany. The legendary Beach Boys musical mastermind has extended the final performance run of his Pet Sounds 50th Anniversary World Tour. With Al Jardine, Blondie Chaplin and the rest of the top-notch band… 8pm. $39.75-$89.75.

MUSIC: Tommy Castro & Mike Zito @ the Upper Room, Albany. Two great blues guitarslingers team up with Castro’s band, the Painkillers, for the Six Strings Down Tour. 7pm. $25 & $35.

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CIRCUS: Circus 1903 @ Proctors, Schenectady. Flashback with a turn-of-the-century circus spectacular with life-size elephant puppets. 7:30pm. $20-$70.

MUSIC: Hamell on Trial @ the Low Beat, Albany. The Wednesday happy hour residency comes to a close… 7pm.

MUSIC: College of St. Rose Jazz Ensemble @ the Van Dyck, Schenectady. 7pm.

MUSIC: Masters of Nostalgia @ One Caroline Street Bistro, Saratoga Springs. Dave Pedinotti leads the classic rockers. 8:30pm.

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

TALK: “A Ninth for the NewMillennium: Marking Time in 9 Beet Stretch” @ Williams College Bernhard Music Center’s Room 30, Williamstown. Harvard’s Professor Alexander Rehding discusses Leif Inge’s “9 Beet Stretch,” a digital installation stretching the sounds of a CD recording of Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony to a length of 24 hours. 4:15pm. FREE.

OPEN MIC: SABS Open Mic & Jam @ Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs. Saratoga Acoustic Blues Society’s monthly session features host Sonny Speed and featured performer Robin O’Herin. 7pm sign-up; 7:30pm start. $5; FREE students.

THEATER ON SCREEN: “Twelfth Night” @ Proctors’ GE Theatre, Schenectady. Simon Godwin directs this joyous new National Theatre production of Shakespeare’s classic with Tamsin Greig as the transformed Malvolia. 2 & 6:30pm. $15.

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