12/30/11: Today’s Tips: Friday
NOTE: There will be no Troy Night Out arts walk tonight.
MUSIC: No Outlet @ Putnam Den, Saratoga Springs. The acoustic blues power trio features an all-star line-up of musicians – Kevin Maul (dobro, slide guitar and vocals), Dale Haskell (vocals and drums) and Trey Anastasio Band member Tony Markellis (acoustic bass). 9pm. $5.
MUSIC: Around the World and Back @ Valentine’s Music Hall, Albany. With Wild Adriatic, Heart Foundation, Orphan Legs and Carl Daniels. 7:30pm. $8.
MUSIC: Brian Patrik @ the Moon & River Cafe, Schenectady. The Hearing Aides’ main man goes solo for a night. With Rick Sacchetti. 8pm. FREE.
MUSIC: Big Frank & the Bargain Bingers @ Bat Shea’s, Troy. It’s the official grand opening of Artie Fredette’s newest watering hole with pipers at 6pm; Big Frank & the boys at 9pm; and lots of Guinness all night long.