3/13/18: Today’s Top Tips: Tuesday

MUSIC: The Chieftains @ Proctors, Schenectady. Piper Paddy Maloney has been at the helm of the and his cohorts – flutist Matt Molloy, bodhran player Kevin Conneff, fiddler Jon Pilatzke, harper Triona Marshall, percussionist Alyth McCormack, fiddler-saxophonist Tara Breen, guitarist Tim Edey, as well as dancers Cara Butler and Nathan & Jon Pilatzke — have been playing the classic traditional folk music of Ireland for more than a half century, and it still sounds timeless. 7:30pm. $20-$50. GO HERE for more info…

MUSIC: The Chuck Lamb Trio @ Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs. The monthly Jazz at Caffe Lena session moves to the second Tuesday of the month. With special guest Bobby Milatello, the longtime saxman with the legendary Dave Brubeck Quartet. 7pm. $22.

MUSIC: Three Quarter North @ Troy Savings Bank Music Hall, Troy. The fave Local 518 roots Americana combo plays the [email protected] concert series. Bring yer lunch. 12noon. FREE.

MUSIC: Judah & the Lion @ Upstate Concert Hall, Clifton Park. In support of their second full-length album, Folk Hop N Roll, the guys bring their Going to Mars Tour to town with a wide-ranging sound that incorporates fuzz bass, hip-hop percussion, distorted banjo riffs, and super-sized melodies all stirred into the same mixing pot. With Colony House and Tall Heights. 8pm. $25.

MUSIC: Spell Runner @ Savoy Taproom, Albany. With Cutie and Modern Psychics. 10pm. FREE.

MUSIC: Mark Baptiste @ Moon & River Cafe, Schenectady. 7pm.

TALK: “The Hagiography of Place: Illustrated Legends of the Zenkōji Triad and the Formation of Sacred Cartographies in Medieval Japan” @ Clark Art Institute, Williamstown. Kevin Carr, the Mellon Decade Fellow at the Clark, presents his lecture. 5:30pm. FREE.

COMEDY OPEN MIC: Low Beat Comedy Open Mic Night @ the Low Beat, Albany. 7pm.

OPEN MIC: Open Mic with Cameron & Ryder @ Club Helsinki, Hudson. 6pm sign-up; 7pm show. FREE.

GO HERE for info regarding art gallery and museum exhibits…

Is there an event that we may have overlooked? Just add it in the comment box below…

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