Thursday Nov 14, 2013
Blind Pig: The Main Squeeze
Bloomington (IN) postfunk quintet whose music also draws on jazz, rock, R&B, hip-hop, and electro influences.
Conor O'Neill's: Anthony Paparelli
1990s to contemporary acoustic rock covers by this singer- guitarist.
Elks Lodge: The Glimpses Duo/Trio/Quartet/Quintet
Modern jazz and improvised music by a variable cast of local musicians led by alto, tenor, and baritone saxophonist Dan Bennett.
Habitat Lounge: Scotty Alexander Duo
Pop-rock covers by everyone from Elton John and Lionel Richie to Matchbox Twenty and Kings of Leon by this duo led by Brighton singer-pianist Alexander.
Mash: Menna Mulugeta
German-Ethiopian jazz singer known for her rich, voluminous alto and expressive dynamics who is making her debut American tour.
Ravens Club: Alex Belhaj New Orleans Trio
Local ensemble led by guitarist Belhaj that plays a range of New Orleans jazz styles, from struts, stomps, cakewalks, and rags to pop tunes, marches, and classical favorites.
Silvio's Organic Pizza: Neal Anderson Quintet
Local jazz ensemble led by trumpeter Anderson.
Tap Room: Electric Open Mike
Hosted by The Martindales, a local band led by singer- guitarist Brian Brickley that plays blues and rock covers and originals. All electric musicians invited.
Wolverine State Brewing Co.: Abigail Stauffer
Local singer-songwriter with a rich, resonant alto voice who's known for her piercing, emotionally direct pop-folk and pop-rock songs. She released her debut CD, Alone to Dream, in 2011, and she has just completed her sophomore effort.
With a smorgasbord of different area bands each night. Tonight: Black Jake & the Carnies, Beggars, Lawless Carver, Truman, Congress, Buffay, Double Weirdo, SuperBomb, Zombie Jesus and the Chocolate Sunshine Band, We Can Do Better, and a band TBA. 7 p.m.-2 a.m.
World of Beer: Jay Fry
Local rock 'n' roll singer-songwriter and guitarist.