4/10/13: Today’s Tips: Wednesday
MUSIC: Graham Parker & the Rumour @ The Egg, Albany. Squeezing Out Sparks once again! One of Britain’s original Angry Young Men of the New Wave and the original members his pub-rollickin’ band reunited in 2012 to record a new album Three Chords Good, their first together in more than 30 years. 7:30pm. $29.50.
MUSIC: Valerie Naranjo @ College of Saint Rose’s Massry Center, Albany. The acclaimed percussionist from “Saturday Night Live!” and Broadway’s “The Lion King” offers a benefit concert for RISSE, a local refugee center. 8pm. Donation. Also a West African percussion clinic at 4:30pm.
FILM: “A Place at the Table” @ Spectrum 8 Theatres, Albany. A feature-length documentary about hunger in contemporary America. Followed by a panel discussion. 6:30pm. $9.50; seniors $7.75; children $6.75.
TALK: Susan Hamlin @ Schenectady County Public Library, Schenectady. The lecture “Dogs and People: The Heart Connection” and a discussion new science and holistic ways to deepen natural kinship with dogs. 7pm. FREE.