11/27/10: Today’s Tips: Saturday
MUSIC: The LateShift @ Valentine’s Music Hall, Albany. Young and rockin’, the LateShift celebrates the release of their debut album, “Feet On The Street.” With the Ashbury, Valerie Webb and Eric Benjamin. 7pm. $5.
MUSIC: Doc Scanlon’s Pan Atlantic Swingsters @ Daisy Baker’s, Troy. What is this? The 27th or 28th different band variation led by Doc Scanlon? Whatever. With French washboardist extraordinaire Stephane Seva on board, this one sounds especially intriguing. 10pm. $10.
MUSIC: Bella’s Bartok CD Release Party @ New Stage Performing Arts Center, Pittsfield. The popular eleven-piece band, known locally for their eclectic mix of waltz-punk, glam rock and circus themed electric art rock, will perform their new album “At the Kingmaker’s Ball.” 9pm. $10.
ARTSWALK: Housatonic Holiday Artwalk @ Downtown Housatonic. Peruse the galleries, studios and shops. 11am-5:30pm, FREE
TATTOOS/MUSIC: Rat-A-Tat 5 Tattoo & Music Expo @ Northern Lights, Clifton Park. Lots of tattoo and piercing booths. Lots of music, too, including Underdog, Murphy’s Law, Stigma, Murderer’s Row, Dead Stuff, Divinity Theory, Kill All Betrayers, Black Tie Operation, Word for Word, Black John Wayne, Damnation Alley, Apathy Arising, Brawler, Dangerfield and Hands Up. 1pm. $10 in advance; $15 at the door.