Thursday Dec 12, 2013
Blind Pig: Trembling Earth
Manchester-based blues-inflected folk-rock jam band fronted by Waycross (GA) singer-guitarist John Heath. Opening acts are the Dallas Barr Band, a Brighton rock band led by singer- guitarist Barr, and The Vagrant Symphony, an Ypsilanti indie rock band.
Conor O'Neill's: Jimmy Auquier
Acoustic pop-rock singer-guitarist from Detroit.
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: The Whistle Stop Revue
Port Huron acoustic folk-rock string trio whose music draws on a wide range of influences from blues and bluegrass to reggae and jazz.
Melange Subterranean Bistro: Doug Horn Trio
Classic jazz from the American Songbook by this ensemble led by local alto saxophonist Horn. With various drop-in guests TBA.
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.
Vinology: Keith Kaminski Trio
Local jazz ensemble led by saxophonist Kaminski.
World of Beer: Michael Bush Band
High-energy pop covers by this local band.