Friday Feb 14, 2014
Alley Bar & Grill: Off Our Meds
Classic and contemporary rock by this local band.
Blind Pig: Eaddy
This Ypsilanti hip-hop MC celebrates the release of his new album, The Pop EP. Opening acts are several other local hip-hop MCs and ensembles, including King Milo, J. Spikes, Fly Guy Lou, 100 Proof, Pinnacle ENT., J-Classic, K. Fizzle, and Mafia Music Group.
Blue Nile: Louis Johnson
Jazz standards and New Ethiopian jazz by this local pianist and saxophonist.
Crazy Wisdom Tea Room: Spencer Michaud
Local singer-songwriter and acoustic guitarist whose music blends Motown, Tin Pan Alley, and folk.
Habitat Lounge: Persuasion
Versatile Detroit R&B dance band.
Live: The Terraplanes
Local band led by singer-guitarist Jerry Mack that plays a mix of houserocking blues, uptown swing, soulful R&B, and roots rock. 6:30- 9 p.m.
Mash: Mike Vial
Howell pop-rock singer-songwriter. 6-9 p.m.
Rush Street: Legendary Wings
Local jazz quintet that focuses on dynamic, challenging, and less commonly heard music from the modern jazz repertoire interspersed with free improvisation. The usual lineup features saxophonists Dan Bennett and Tim Haldeman, Fender Rhodes electric pianist Matt Endahl, bassist Jordan Schug, and drummer Nick Collins.
Silvio's Organic Pizza: Old Friends
The local acoustic trio of Gary Williamson, Shekinah E., and Griff Griffin perform an eclectic mix of songs by everyone from Otis Redding and Neil Young to Santana and Pink Floyd.
Woodruff's: Jango Jams
Originals, along with a wide range of classic and modern rock covers, by this local band fronted by singer-songwriter Sean Demonner. Opening act is Salmagundi, a Detroit band that plays classic horn-powered Memphis-style rock 'n' roll. 6-8 p.m.
Woodruff's: "Bloody Valentine Massacre"
With bands TBA.
World of Beer: Ryan Dunlap Duo
Acoustic duo led by this northern Ohio pop-folk singer-songwriter and guitarist.