2/23/19: Today’s Top Tips: Saturday

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MUSIC: Kaki King @ MASS MoCA’s Club B10, North Adams. Jazz/shoegaze/post-rock guitar wizard opens a portal every time she touches her guitar. With this intimate show, she brings us “Data Not Found,” an exploration of big data in contemporary culture. This multimedia journey is in collaboration with Data Humanism advocate Giorgia Lupi and video designer Max Bernstein, with generous technical support from Potion. 8pm. $26, $40; students $15.

FESTIVAL/FILMS: The Day Before the Awards Film Festival East Greenbush Community Library, East Greenbush. In advance of Sunday’s Oscars it’s a movie marathon of nominated films, including “Bohemian Rhapsody,” “The Wife,” “Can You Ever Forgive Me?,” “A Star Is Born,” “First Man,” “BlacKKKlansman.” FREE. GO HERE for more info and the complete screening schedule…

MUSIC: Tom Chapin @ Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs. The New York Times calls the multi-talented three-time Grammy winner “one of the great personalities in contemporary folk music.” 4 & 8pm. $19. UPDATE: The 8pm show is now officially sold out…

MUSIC: Eastbound Jesus @ Brown’s Brewing Co.’s Revolution Hall, Troy. Brown’s free anniversary party starts at 1pm. Tickets required for the evening concert, starting at 7pm with the Mallett Brothers Band. UPDATE: The concert is now officially sold out…

BURLESQUE: Bing Bamboo Room Burlesque @ Hudson Harbor Steak & Seafood House, Albany. Host Evil Dan welcomes some of the top burlesque and variety acts, including featured performer Titania Nox and the debut of Deja Day. 8pm. $20. GO HERE for more info…

MUSIC: Turbine Sunrise @ Jupiter Hall, Guilderland. Album release party. With Safety Meeting, Ferriday, Son of a Gun, Iüdica. Doors open at 7pm. $12.

COMEDY: Nick Di Paolo @ Cohoes Music Hall, Cohoes.
This is the new date for Nick Di Paolo’s show, which was originally scheduled for Saturday, March 9. 8pm. $30 & $35.

MUSIC: Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness @ Upstate Concert Hall, Clifton Park. It’s the Upside Down Flowers Tour. With Flor and Grizfolk. 7pm. $32.

MUSIC: Tom Rush @ the Iron Horse Music Hall, Northampton. The veteran folkster who helped usher in the singer-songwriter era. 7pm. $50.

MUSIC: Skeletons in the Piano Tribute Concert @ Putnam Place, Saratoga Springs. Celebrate Skeletons in the Piano, and the songs of Eli Hargrave, one more time. Skeletons in the Piano members will be joined on stage by special guests to perform songs from both Skeletons in the Piano and Sacred Order of Future Ghosts. With Fine Grain and Dirt Church. 8pm. FREE.

THEATER: The Lightning Thief @ Proctors, Schenectady. This winning adaptation of the best-selling Disney-Hyperion novel by Rick Riordan lands in the Electric City for a two-night stand. 2 & 8pm.

MUSIC: Windscape @ Skidmore College’s Zankel Music Center, Saratoga Springs. 8pm. $8; seniors $5; students/children FREE.

COMEDY: Pretty Much the Best Comedy Show @ Proctors’ Underground, Schenectady. Stand-up comedian Mike Recine headlines. 8pm. $20.

MUSIC: Get Up Jack @ the Parting Glass, Saratoga Springs. 7pm. $12.

MUSIC: Peggy Lynn & Dan Duggan @ Old Songs, Voorheesville.
Dan Duggan and Peggy Lynn are celebrating 10 years of marriage and 15 years of performing together. 7:30pm. $25

THEATER: Bindlestiff Family Cirkus @ Club Helsinki, Hudson. Led by by the husband-and-wife duo of Stephanie Monseu and Keith Nelson, the Cirkus is in the vein of an old-time medicine show, featuring an eclectic array of ad hoc performers – making every show different. 9pm. $35.

MUSIC: Scott Sharrard @ Colony, Woodstock. Guitarist and bandleader for the Gregg Allman Band since the Fall of 2008. With Rachel Ana Dobken. 8pm. $20.

MUSIC: Joe Mansman & the Midnight Revival Band @ the Hollow Bar + Kitchen, Albany. With Bad Mothers, Tell Keller, El Modernist. 8pm. $12.

GO HERE for the latest info regarding art gallery and museum exhibits…

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