11/28/14: Today’s Tips: Friday
MUSIC: Holidelic @ Club Helsinki, Hudson. The brainchild of the E Street Band’s Everett Bradley, the Xmas-rated holiday-funk spectacular is part dance party, part funk concert, part comedy show and part pure George Clinton-inspired fa-la-la fun. 9pm. $25 & $30. Also at 9pm on Saturday. GO HERE for more info…
MUSIC: Brooks Williams @ Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs. The singer-songwriter writes grooving songs and delivers them with an easy-going vocal style and monstrous guitar chops as he walks the line between blues and Americana. With Sari Kane & Dave Steele. 8pm. $20.
MUSIC: Amy Helm’s “Oh to be Home Again” @ Levon Helm’s Barn, Woodstock. Amy Helm’s musical homecoming with guests Elizabeth Mitchell, Dan Littleton, Connor Kennedy, Lee Falco, Brandon Morrison, Mike + Ruthy, more. 8pm. $35. UPDATE: This show is now officially sold out.
ARTSWALK: Troy Night Out @ various locations, Troy. Visual art exhibits, music, shopping, fun and more… 5-9pm. FREE.
THEATER: “The Secret Garden” @ Capital Repertory Theatre, Albany. Frances Hodgson Burnett’s beloved book comes to life in the Tony Award-winning musical about an orphan girl who transforms a dead and wasted garden into a paradise where hearts can grow and miracles can happen. Directed by Maggie Mancinelli-Cahill. 8pm. $20-$65. Through Sunday, December 21.
MUSIC: Jeanne O’Connor Trio @ the Crown Grill, Saratoga Springs. The jazz singer and her band – pianist Nat Phipps and bassist Pete Toigo – serve up jazz classics, blues, Brazilian music and more. 7pm.