3/2/16: Today’s Top Tips: Wednesday
MUSIC: Ra Ra Riot @ the Hollow Bar + Kitchen, Albany. The Syracuse indie rockers roll into town on the heels of their brand new album, Need Your Light. With Baltimore psychedelic quintet Sun Club in support of their debut album, The Dongo Durango. 9pm. $17.
MUSIC: Judy Collins @ the Iron Horse Music Hall, Northampton. The 76-year-old Judy Collins is as creatively vigorous as ever, writing, touring worldwide, and nurturing fresh talent like her opening act, Ari Hest, who she’s collaborating with on a forthcoming album. 7pm. $55. Also at 7pm on Thursday.
THEATER: “Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson” @ UAlbany’s Performing Arts Center, Albany. The emo-rock musical takes audiences through the life of America’s seventh president and comically examines American politics. 7pm. $20; $15 students & seniors. Through Saturday.