1/7/12: Today's Tips: Saturday
MUSIC: The Elvis Birthday Bash @ The Linda, Albany. For the annual tribute to the King of Rock & Roll, Mark Gamsjager & the Lustre Kings celebrate Elvis’ 77th birthday with Johnny Rabb and a batch of other special guests. 8pm. $20.
COMEDY: Jim Gaffigan @ Proctors, Schenectady. Stand-up comic, actor and writer. 7pm. $35.75 & $42.75. UPDATE: This show is sold out.
MUSIC: The Laurie Berkner Band @ Proctors, Schenectady. Children’s music. 11am. $25 & $35.
MUSIC: Ellis Paul’s Concert for Kids @ Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs. 11am. $10; children $5.
ROLLER DERBY: The Albany All Stars @ the Washington Avenue Armory, Albany. AASRD take on the Oz Roller Girls from Oswego. With live music by Mirk. $12; children under 12 $4.
MUSIC: Steve Gillette & Cindy Mangsen @ Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs. The husband and wife folk duo celebrates of the release of their new album, “Home by Dark.” 8pm. $17.
MUSIC: SPIV U:K @ the Bearsville Theater, Woodstock. Psychedelic British rock. 9pm. $10.
MUSIC: Michael Benedict Jazz Vibes @ 74 State, Albany. 8pm.
MUSIC: Michael Powers Frequency @ Club Helsinki, Hudson. Two-time W.C. Handy Blues Award-winner and his band. 9pm. $18.
MUSIC: The Big Takeover @ Red Square, Albany. With King Django. 9pm. $10.
MUSIC: The Peg Delaney Trio @ Provence at Stuyvesant Plaza, Albany. Piano jazz. 7pm.
MUSIC: The Viking @ Northern Lights, Clifton Park. With Upon the Sky, Johnny Booth, Dawn Of The Hero and Changing Tides. 7pm. $12.
MUSIC: Refuse Resist @ Valentine’s Music Hall, Albany. The Boston hardcore band headlines the night, which also features Stressbomb, Sped, New Red Scare and Chase Bastards. 7pm.
MUSIC: The Terry Gordon Quartet @ Cooper’s Cave, Glens Falls. 9pm.
MUSIC: The Doc Scanlon Trio @ Lanie’s Cafe, Loudonville. 8:30pm. FREE.