11/25/09: Today’s Tips: Wednesday
MUSIC: “Rock for Love” @ Revolution Hall, Troy: An all-star benefit show to help pay off the mountain of medical bills facing flamboyant frontman Tommy Love. Featured bands include Super 400, Blue Hand Luke, Blue Machine, Saville Row and Johnny Mystery & the Mysteios. 8pm. $10.
MUSIC: In This Moment with In Fear and Faith, Motionless in White, Contempt, Restless Streets @ Northern Lights, Clifton Park: With former Nippertown resident Maria Brink handling the microphone for a homecoming show, In This Moment charges into Clifton Park’s rock palace for some pre-holiday headbanging. 7:30pm. $14.
THEATER: “MY Fair Lady” @ Capital Repertory Theater, Albany: Does the rain in Spain still fall mainly on the plain? Find out on opening night of Lerner and Loewe’s classic Henry Higgins vs. Eliza Doolittle musical. Through Sunday, December 20. 7:30pm. $34, $39, $42, $47.
MUSIC: Ten Year Vamp @ the Bayou Cafe, Albany: Singer Debbie Garbrione and the boys are celebrating a big milestone – their 500th gig. And if you get there early (8pm) and wear a 10YV t-shirt, the band is buyin’ your beer.
MUSIC: These Are the Hits with MotherJudge @ Tess’ Lark Tavern, Albany: This big Thanksgiving Eve throwdown features Nippertown’s notorious all-star power-trio classic-rock supergroup featuring Albie (the Black Fuel), John Brodeur (the Suggestions, etc.) and Bob Buckley (Kamikaze Hearts). 10pm. $5.