9/12/12: Today’s Tips: Wednesday
MUSIC: The Wheelbarrow Boys @ Olde English Pub, Albany. The inaugural concert for the duo of Scott Hopkins on banjo (Beartracks, Fairview Avenue) and Mat Kane on fiddle (Jim Gaudet & the Railroad Boys, the Pool Boys, Disposable Rocket Band), playing an assortment of bluegrass breakdowns, old timey fiddle tunes, gypsy jazz standards, catchy originals, Irish reels and maybe even a Swedish schottis. 8pm. FREE.
MUSIC: Jorma Kaukonen @ Bearsville Theater, Woodstock. The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame guitarist teams up with his Hot Tuna bandmate Barry Mitterhoff (on mandolin) for an acoustic duo performance. 8pm. $25, $35 & $45.