Wednesday Jan 29, 2014
Bar Louie: Laith Al-Saadi
Soulful acoustic rock and blues covers and originals by this local singer-guitarist.
Black Pearl: Garret Bielaniec & Company
Classic rock and blues covers by this singer-guitarist duo.
Blind Pig: The Hand in the Ocean
Detroit acoustic folk-rock trio whose influences range from Tom Waits to Modest Mouse and Mumford & Sons. Opening acts are Nigel & the Dropout Palisades, a Detroit electronic dance- rock duo, and George Morris & the Gypsy Chorus, a Detroit electronic pop-roock quartet.
Habitat Lounge: Slice
East Lansing pop dance quartet.
Katie's Food and Spirits: Acoustic Open Mike
All musicians invited. Hosted by John Germain and Drake Morency.
Mash: Open Mike Night
All musicians invited.
Ravens Club: Ron Brooks Trio
Mainstream bebop-rooted jazz by this trio led by veteran local bassist Brooks. With pianist Tad Weed and drummer George Davidson.
Woodruff's: Chris Mills Band
Alt-country-flavored indie rock band led by southern Illinois singer-songwriter Mills. Opening acts are 2 nationally prominent local veterans, the versatile local indie rock singer-songwriter Fred Thomas, and Jim Roll, a singer-songwriter known for his barbed alt-country-flavored folk-rock ballads and love songs.