1/4/15: Today’s Tips: Sunday
MUSIC/FUNDRAISER: The Nellies @ Jose Malone’s, Troy. A benefit concert to help raise funds for John Drost’s medical expenses. With the Legendary Characters, Paul Rosenberg and Out of the Blues. 4pm. FREE; donations encouraged.
MUSIC: The Ballroom Thieves @ Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs. The Boston-based trio – featuring guitarist Martin Earley, percussionist Devin Mauch and cellist Calin Peters – roll into the Spa City in support of their self-titled EP. 7pm. $18.
MUSIC: Karl Berger’s “In the Spirit of Don Cherry” @ the Falcon, Marlboro. Karl Berger and band – Steven Bernstein, Peter Apfelbaum, Tani Tabbal and Mark Helias – bring us into the mind the of the unique musical fusion that Cherry created in the ’70s. 7pm. Donations encouraged.
MUSIC: The Dino Cimino Jazz Trio @ the Schenectady County Public Library’s McChesney Room, Schenectady. The annual Beat the Snow Winter Concert Series kicks off its 2015 schedule with some jazz. 2:30pm. FREE. GO HERE for more info…
MUSIC: Norm Schaffer @ the Lion’s Den at the Red Lion Inn, Stockbridge. 8pm. FREE.