Thursday Dec 19, 2013
Blind Pig: All Tied Up
Livonia alternative rock quartet. Opening acts are Rambling Way, a Plymouth rock 'n' roll quartet, and Running Youngs, a Livonia pop-punk garage quartet.
Conor O'Neill's: Lucas Paul Band
Local quartet led by pop-rock singer-songwriter Paul.
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: Slice
East Lansing pop dance quartet.
Mash: Laura Rain & the Caesars
An intense fusion of funk, soul, and blues by this Detroit quintet fronted by vocalist Rain.
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: Brad McNett Trio
Local jazz trio led by McNett, a vocalist who specializes in tunes from the Great American Songbook.
World of Beer: Steve Taylor Three
Acoustic trio led by Lake Orion Americana singer-songwriter Taylor.