3/21/13: Today’s Tips: Thursday
MUSIC: Helen Reddy @ the Troy Savings Bank Music Hall, Troy. The incomparable Helen Reddy – singer of more than a dozen powerful Top 40 hits, including “I Am Woman”, “Delta Dawn,” “Angie Baby” and “Candle on the Water” – is touring for the first time since 2002. 8pm. $28 & $36.
MUSIC: Stick Men @ the Van Dyck, Schenectady. The all-star prog-rock trio features King Crimson alum Tony Levin (Chapman stick, bass) and Pat Matelotto (drums) along with guitarist Markus Reuter as the celebrate the release of their new album Deep. Kicking off the 66th anniversary weekend of the Van Dyck. 7 & 9:30pm. $22.
TALK: “Speaking So To Speak: A Lecture with Johannes Goebel” @ the Arts Center of the Capital Region, Troy. The director of EMPAC at RPI discusses the manner in which words and art are bonded and yet separate. 7pm FREE.
MUSIC: Aoife Clancy @ Crandall Public Library, Glens Falls. One of the Divas of Irish and contemporary folk music, she’s the daughter of Bobby Clancy of the legendary Clancy Brothers and a former member of Cherish the Ladies. 7pm. FREE.