3/8/16: Today’s Top Tips: Tuesday
MUSIC: Tinashe @ Upstate Concert Hall, Clifton Park. The multi-talented singer-songwriter, producer and dancer brings her modern R&B-pop hybrid sound to town in advance of her sophomore CD Joyride, slated for release next month. With Jahkoy and DJ TGIF. 8pm. $28.
MUSIC: Cian Nugent @ the Half Moon, Hudson. Following a pair of stellar instrumental CDs, the guitar master returns with his first vocal album, Night Fiction. With Nap Eyes (in support of their new album, Thought Rock Fish Scale) and hometown guitar explorer Alexander Turnquist. 8pm.
READING/MUSIC: “Everything Dies! A Coloring Book About Life!” @ 51 3rd Street, Troy. Bri Barton reads from her new coloring book, “Everything Dies! A Coloring Book About Life!,” which explores funeral rites from around the world, soil biology, decomposition, the mourning of loved ones and the legacies of human rights leaders. With poet D. Collins and musician Ragliacci. 7pm. $10-$20 sliding scale.
MUSIC: Organ Concert @ Proctors, Schenectady. Pamela Sharpe, Bill Gaillard and Brandon La Venture play Goldie, Proctors mighty Wurlitzer organ as part of the free monthly concert series. 12noon. FREE.