Friday Feb 7, 2014
Blind Pig: Ann Arbor Soul Club
Classic soul music by the local DJ duo of Brad Hales and Robert Wells.
Blue Nile: Louis Johnson
Jazz standards and New Ethiopian jazz by this local pianist and saxophonist.
Chelsea Alehouse Brewery: "Live Jukebox"
The Chelsea Chamber Players are on hand to play requests. A fundraiser for the CCP. 6:30-9:30 p.m.
Crazy Wisdom Tea Room: Kara Kaufmann
Local singer-songwriter whose piano-based pop-rock and pop-folk songs blend seductively atmospheric melodies with sensual, edgy, thoughtful lyrics.
Elks Lodge: Kirsten Carey Quartet
Jazz ensemble led by this local composer-guitarist, who plays frequently with The Great Collapsing Hrung, The Arbor Composers Collective, and James Cornish.
Habitat Lounge: Dan Rafferty Band
8-piece Detroit pop dance band.
Alley Bar & Grill: North Country Flyers
Lansing quintet whose music includes country, southern rock, and country-rock covers and originals.
6-piece band led by guitarist Randy Tessier and featuring vocalist Sophia Hanifi. Their repertoire is an eclectic mix of originals by Hanifi and Tessier and covers of everyone from the Everly Brothers, the Kinks, and the Yardbirds to Miles Davis and Steve Earle. 6:30-9 p.m.
Mash: Billy Mack & the Juke Joint Johnnies
Local roots-rock quartet, led by former Starlight Drifters singer- guitarist Mack, whose repertoire includes originals and rockabilly, early rock 'n' roll, western swing, and hillbilly bop covers.
Veteran local ska and 80s-style pop quintet. 6-8 p.m.
World of Beer: Michael Bush Band
High-energy pop covers by this local band.