7/24/18: Today’s Top Tips: Tuesday

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MUSIC: Iberi Choir @ Music Haven, Schenectady. An a cappella choir from the Republic of Georgia, Iberi are proponents of their country’s ancient polyphonic song, which has been recognized by UNESCO as a masterpiece of “intangible heritage.” 7pm. FREE. GO HERE for more info and the complete concert series schedule…

MUSIC: JD McPherson @ Club Helsinki, Hudson. The retro-rocker brings his uncanny style of early rock ‘n’ roll and vintage R&B to Hudson. Hailing from Oklahoma, the former art teacher comes across as a modern-day Elvis Presley raised on Led Zeppelin, punk-rock and Wu-Tang Clan. With Sam Lewis. 8pm. $25 & $35.

FAIR: Saratoga County Fair @ Saratoga County Fairgrounds, Ballston Spa. Kicking off the fair season with music by Motion Blur, Rick Bolton & Friends, John Kribs & Friends, TJ Greene’s Elvis Tribute Show and more. Opens at 9pm. Through Sunday.

MUSIC: A$AP Ferg @ Upstate Concert Hall, Clifton Park. The Mad Man Tour. With Buddy and IDK. 8pm. $33.

MUSIC: Bill Murray, Jan Vogler & Friends @ Glimmerglass Opera, Cooperstown. Yes, that Bill Murray in a one-night-only program of chamber music and literature with cellist Jan Vogler, pianist Vanessa Perez and violinist Mira Wang. 8pm.

MUSIC: Triple Play @ Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs. Three versatile musicians – Peter Madcat Ruth (harmonica, guitar, jaw harp, percussion, vocals), Joel Brown (guitar, vocals) and Chris Brubeck (bass, bass trombone, piano, vocals) – bring a rare level of joy, virtuosity and American spirit to folk, blues, jazz and classical music. 7pm. $32. UPDATE: This concert is now officially sold out…

MUSIC: Bang On a Can Gallery Recital @ MASS MoCA, North Adams. Downtown NYC composer-producer Eve Beglarian joins the Banglewood festival for pieces that have their roots in literature. Her piece “The Marriage of Heaven and Hell” comes from her reading of William Blake, her piece “Waiting for Billy Floyd” comes from reading Eudora Welty; and more. 4:30pm. FREE with museum admission.

MUSIC: Music in the Park @ Stony Creek Town Park, Stony Creek. Featuring the Lustre Kings. 7pm. FREE. GO HERE for more info and the complete concert series schedule…

THEATER: Ring of Fire: The Music of Johnny Cash @ Capital Repertory Theatre, Albany. Take an exuberant ride on the rails, into the backwoods and onto the wide-open highway with the music of Johnny Cash! This remarkable life story features 31 foot-stompin’, emotionally-packed songs including “Country Boy,” “A Thing Called Love,” “Folsom Prison Blues,” “Daddy Sang Bass,” “Ring of Fire,” “I Walk the Line,” “I’ve Been Everywhere,” “A Boy Named Sue” and “Sunday Morning Coming Down.” 7:30pm. Through Sunday, August 12. GO HERE to read our review…

MUSIC: Brunswick Summer Concerts @ Brunswick Family Community Center, Troy. Featuring the Kyle Bourgault Band. 6:30pm. FREE. GO HERE for more info and the complete concert series schedule…

MUSIC: Devon Allman Project @ Bearsville Theater, Woodstock. The second generation of the Allman Brothers Band, as Gregg Allman’s son is joined by Duane Betts. 8pm. $35-$55.

MUSIC: Tuesday Nights in the Park @ Cook Park, Colonie. Featuring City Beat. 6:30pm. FREE. GO HERE for more info and the complete concert series schedule…

GO HERE for info regarding art gallery and museum exhibits…

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