5/4/17: Today’s Top Tips: Thursday

May 4th, 2017, 7:00 am by Greg

MUSIC: The Wailin’ Jennys @ Troy Savings Bank Music Hall, Troy. The Americana trio of Nicky Mehta, Ruth Moody and Heather Masse boasts three distinct voices in lovely harmony. 7:30pm. $29, $32 & $39.

MUSIC: Harpeth Rising @ Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs. Another fab female trio – featuring cellist Maria Di Meglio, Michelle Younger on banjo and Jordana Greenberg on violin – plays their chamberfolk in the Spa City in support of their new album, Against All Tides. 7pm. $24.

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TALK/MUSIC: “Deconstructing the Beatles: Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band” @ Hudson Valley Community College’s Bulmer Telecommunications Center Auditorium, Troy. Beatles expert Scott Freiman shares his in-depth, multimedia exploration of what is arguably the most important rock & roll album ever made. 11am. FREE.

MUSIC: La Voz de Tres @ Senate Garage, Kingston. Featuring vocalist Natalia Bernal, guitarist Jason Ennis and keyboardist Mike Eckroth, the trio is joined by special guest multi-instrumentalist Paul McCandless. 7:30pm. $15.

MUSIC: Tom Connelly Akstens @ Crandall Public Library’s Folklife Center, Glens Falls. In support of his latest album, Flow, the engaging American folk and blues singer-songwriter is joined by Brian Melick and Michael Gold. 7pm. FREE.

MUSIC: S.E. Ward @ One Caroline Street Bistro, Saratoga Springs. Chapel Hill-based shoegaze indie rock. With Mike O’Donnell. 9pm.

MUSIC: Blank Slate @ the Low Beat, Albany. With Brett Petersen and Henry’s Rifle. 8pm.

MUSIC: Johnny Nicholas & Hellbent @ The Falcon, Marlboro. Veteran bluesman. With Scrappy Jud Newcomb. 7pm. Donation encouraged.

MUSIC: Binger @ Parish Public House, Albany. With Sammich. 8pm. $8.

COMEDY: Tony Hinchcliffe @ the Funny Bone, Guilderland. 7:30pm. $12. Through Saturday.

THEATER: “Beauty & the Beast” @ Cohoes Music Hall, Cohoes. 7pm. $17.

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