10/22/13: Today’s Tips: Tuesday
MUSIC: Roger Hodgson @ The Egg, Albany. “Right, right, you’re bloody well right…” The voice and songwriter of Supertramp steps into the spotlight with his band – Aaron Macdonald (sax, harmonica, keyboards), Bryan Head (drums), Kevin Adamson (keyboards) and David J. Carpenter (bass) – to play his classic Supertramp hits (“Give a Little Bit,” “The Logical Song,” “Take the Long Way Home,” “Dreamer” and more), as well as songs from his solo albums and new songs. 8pm. $49.50, $59.50 & $79.50.
MUSIC/WORKSHOP: Matt Durfee & Music Matters @ the Albany Public Library, Albany. Singer-songwriter-guitarist Durfee offers a free concert prior to the Music Matters Guitar Workshop taught by Tor Loney and Ben Himmelfarb. 6pm music; 7pm workshop. FREE. GO HERE for more info…
FILM/DISCUSSION: “No One Knows About Persian Cats (Kasi az Gorbehaye Irani Khabar Nadareth)” @ UAlbany Performing Arts Center’s Recital Hall, Albany. Bahman Ghobadi’s award-winning 2009 quasi-documentary offers a glimpse into Iran’s forbidden underground music scene, as recently imprisoned Iranian musicians attempt to put together a band and secure travel documents to play some concerts in Europe, all the while trying to avoid police detection for their illegal activity. Followed by Q&A with Iranian musician Rana Farhan. 7pm. FREE.