Thursday Feb 13, 2014
Blind Pig: The Wild Feathers
Straight-ahead rock 'n' roll with booming harmonies by this Nashville quintet that recently released its eponymous debut CD. Opening acts are Saints of Valory, an Austin arena- oriented pop-rock quartet that features elegant pop hooks, shimmering guitars, and emotionally charged lyrics, and Jamestown Revival, an Austin folk-rock duo with a strong Southern rock flavor that has a brand-new CD, Utah. Advance tickets: $13 ($15 at the door).
Conor O'Neill's: Mossy Moran
Traditional singer from Ireland.
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: Mark Chichkan Duo
Rock duo led by veteran Windsor singer-guitarist Chichkan.
Melange Subterranean Bistro: Doug Horn Trio
40s & 50s swing and bebop by a jazz ensemble led by local alto saxophonist Horn. With various drop-in guests TBA.
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: The Rachel Mazer Trio
Vocal and instrumental jazz by this trio led by Mazer, a U-M jazz studies singer-saxophonist whose influences range from Billie Holiday to Beyoncé. With pianist Andrew Hintzen and bassist Joe Fee. Tonight's program features music on the theme of love in anticipation of Valentine's Day.
Wolverine State Brewing Co.: The Low Voltage
The local pop-folk singer-songwriter duo of Colin Simpson and Emily Fox.
Woodruff's: The Paths
This U-M student indie rock quintet celebrates the release of its debut EP. Opening acts are the Detroit Americana rock 'n' roll quartet F. Patrick James, the local pop-rock singer- songwriter Michael Spain, the local rock-fusion quartet Of One, and the Ferndale punk-rock quartet Due North.