5/24/13: Today’s Tips: Friday


MUSIC: SPAC Battle of the Bands @ SPAC’s Spa Little Theater, Saratoga Springs. Nine bands battle it out for top honors. 7pm. $20. GO HERE for the complete updated performance schedule and more info… GO HERE to enter to win a pair of FREE TICKETS…

MUSIC: SPAC Battle of Bands After-Party @ Putnam Den, Saratoga Springs. It’s the official SPAC Battle of the Bands after-party featuring performances by the North & South Dakotas and VONTUS, as well as the newly crowned 2013 SPAC BoB winner. 10pm. $7; FREE with SPAC Battle of the Bands ticket stub.

MUSIC: The Grand Slambovians @ Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs. 8pm. $34; age 13 & under $16.

MUSIC: Pete Donnelly & the Wise Easy @ Valentine’s Music Hall, Albany. The Figgs’ fab bassist steps out on his own with his other band. With Hand Habits. 9pm. GO HERE to enter to win FREE TICKETS…

MUSIC: 13 Feet of Bluegrass @ Mabee Farm, Rotterdam Junction. Kicking off the summer-long Howlin’ at the Moon concert series. With singer-songwriter Cosby Gibson. 7pm.

FESTIVAL/MUSIC: GottaGetGon @ the Saratoga County Fairgrounds, Ballston Spa. It’s Day One featuring a potluck dinner and the New Generation Folk Concert emceed by Hannah Rosen featuring performances by Aaron Welcher, Driftwood and Molly Durnin. Gates open at 3pm. More info here…

MUSIC: The Erin Harkes Band @ Dinosaur Bar-B-Que, Troy. 10pm. FREE.

MUSIC: Man Man @ BSP Lounge, Kingston. The rambunctious, unpredictable Philly-based rockers roar into Kingston with their assortment of unusual musical instruments and bottomless imagination. With Breakfast in Fur and Paperhaus. 9pm. $9 in advance; $12 at the door.

MUSIC: Stellar Young @ McGeary’s Pub, Albany. It’s the Summer Is Comin’ Bash, complete with a Best Hawaiian Shirt contest. With MaryLeigh Roohan. 9pm. $5.

MUSIC: The Terry Gordon Quartet @ 9 Maple Avenue, Saratoga Springs. 9pm.

MUSIC: Bill Kirchen & Too Much Fun @ the Bearsville Theater, Woodstock. The twangmaster returns. With Billy Rogan. 9pm. $20.

MUSIC: Kevin & Katie McKrell @ the Parting Glass, Saratoga Springs. 9pm.

DANCE: The Paul Taylor Dance Company @ the Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center, Great Barrington. The program features Kith and Kin; Lost, Found and Lost; and Offenbach Overtures. 8pm. $10-$75. Through Sunday.

MUSIC: Peg & Bill Delaney @ One Caroline Street Bistro, Saratoga Springs. 7:30pm.

MUSIC: Siobahn Hotaling @ More Bread & Jam Cafe, Cohoes. With Spring Water. 6pm.

MUSIC: Frame @ the Lion’s Den at the Red Lion Inn, Stockbridge. The fiddle and guitar duo performs folk-rock, Celtic and classical music. 9pm. FREE.

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  1. dan hogan says

    Soul Sky at Brown’s Brewery too

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