5/8/13: Today’s Tips: Wednesday

MUSIC: Bad Books @ the Holler Kitchen + Bar (formerly the Bayou Cafe), Albany. With Shone. 8pm. $13.50.

FILM: “Our Nixon” @ the Sanctuary for Independent Media, Troy. Former Capital Region resident Penny Lane returns to screen her acclaimed documentary, produced with more than 500 reels of rediscovered Super 8 home movie footage filmed by the 37th president’s closest aides, including Nixon chief of staff H.R. Haldeman, domestic affairs adviser John Ehrlichman, and special assistant Dwight Chapin between 1969 and 1973. Followed by Q&A with the filmmaker. 7pm. $10 suggested donation; student/low income $5.

MUSIC: Podunk Throwbacks @ American Glory, Hudson. 6pm.

TALK: John Blowers @ the Arts Center of the Capital Region, Troy. The author of “Life on Tilt: Confessions of a Poker Dad” – which he describes as “a fictional autobiography” – offers a multimedia presentation and a preview of his sequel, “Life After Tilt.” Proceeds will go to Junior Achievement of Northeastern NY. 7:30pm. $10.

MUSIC: Lee Shaw & Rich Syracuse @ the Stockade Inn, Schenectady. 6pm. FREE.

MUSIC: Moonshine Holler @ the Lion’s Den at the Red Lion Inn, Stockbridge. 8pm. FREE.

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