1/8/13: Today’s Tips: Tuesday

NOTE: Today is the 45th anniversary of the release of “Sittin’ On the Bay” by Otis Redding, less than a month after the soul great tragically died in a plane crash in Wisconsin. The song went on to reach the top of the Billboard pop singles chart just a few months later, where it stayed at #1 for four consecutive weeks.

MUSIC: The Bill Horrace Trio @ Troy Savings Bank Music Hall, Troy. The jazz bassist leads his threesome for a Music @ Noon lunchtime concert. 12noon. FREE.

MUSIC: Keith Pray’s Big Soul Ensemble @ the Van Dyck, Schenectady. 21st century big band jazz. 8pm. FREE.

PARTICIPATORY MUSIC: Open Mic Night @ Coffee Planet, Ballston Spa. Nancy Walker hosts the open stage for musicians, poets and spoken word artists. Sign-up at 6:30pm.

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  1. Von says

    What??? No comment on Elvis’ 78th birthday ??

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