7/20/15: Today’s Top Tips: Monday
MUSIC: Ramblin Jug Stompers @ McGeary’s Pub, Albany. Bowtie is on the lam, so Tom Lindsay of Lost Radio Rounders will be stepping in to lend a hand to Cousin Clyde, Mister Eck and Wild Bill on an evening of vintage Americana tunes. 7:30pm. FREE.
MUSIC: Wolf Eyes @ the Low Beat, Albany. The industrial noise boys from Detroit have an long, illustrious career – having released more than 100 recordingsa (including some released on Sub Pop); graced the cover of the WIRE Magazine; toured with Sonic Youth; and collaborated with Anthony Braxton. Now the trio is making its long-overdue Nippertown debut. With psych-punk-garage kings Private Parts and Century Plants. 6pm.
MUSIC: CompuWorks Shire City Sessions @ Shire City Sanctuary, Pittsfield. US Elevator – the collaboration project between Johnny Irion and San Francisco-based producer Tim Bluhm – will be joined onstage by members of Rhode Island’s Deer Tick. With a solo set by Deer Tick’s Ian O’Neil. And the Gypsy jazz and swing-centric combo, the Lucky 5. 5pm. FREE.
THEATER: The Mettawee River Theater Company @ the Georgi On the Battenkill, Shushan. Performing “Out of the Past,” a 40-year retrospective of songs and scenes from the Mettawee troupe’s past four decades. 8pm. FREE.
THEATER: “Deathtrap” @ BTG’s Fitzpatrick Main Stage, Stockbridge. Ira Levin’s Tony-nominated comedy-thriller stars Gregg Edelman, Alison Fraser, Eric Hill, Tom Pecinka and Debra Jo Rupp. 7pm. $62. Through July 25.