Saturday Feb 15, 2014
B-Side: Nick Painter Acoustic Resonance
Local indie local folk-rock duo. Opening acts are 2 local indie rock acts, Chris Rawlins and The Goodfellas.
Bar Louie: The Alligators
Detroit R&B and blues band.
Blind Pig: The Bang!
Dance party with this local DJ collective that plays garage and 70s rock.
Blue Nile: Louis Johnson & Friends
Jazz standards and New Ethiopian jazz by this local pianist and saxophonist who is joined by bassist Will Austin and other friends TBA.
Conor O'Neill's: Randy Brock Group
Detroit blues trio.
Crazy Wisdom Tea Room: John Churchville
Local tabla player, accompanied by several musician friends, who plays Indian classical, light classical, fusion, and folk music.
Guy Hollerin's: The Chris Canas Blues Revolution
Detroit blues band fronted by young blues vocalist and virtuoso guitarist Canas.
Habitat Lounge: Persuasion
Versatile Detroit R&B dance band.
Alley Bar & Grill: William Shadrick & the Modern Day Drifters
Howell country quartet led by singer-songwriter Shadrick, whose influences range from Hank Williams and Merle Haggard to Brad Paisley and Alan Jackson.
Lighthouse Coffee Company: Stuart Benbow
Acoustic pop-folk originals and covers by this veteran local singer- songwriter and guitarist who grew up on Ontario.
Mash: Abigail Stauffer
Local singer-songwriter with a rich, resonant alto voice who's known for her piercing, emotionally direct pop-folk and pop-rock songs. She released her debut CD, Alone to Dream, in 2011, and she has just completed her sophomore effort. 6-9 p.m.
Mash: The Bluescasters
Intense, low-down blues and blues-rock by this veteran local quartet.
Woodruff's: "Love Hangover"
Love song covers and originals by one-off pairings of area musicians TBA. A popular annual tradition, this show benefits 826michigan. 7 p.m.-2 a.m.
World of Beer: Sophie Mendel
Pop-rock and pop-folk covers by this local singer-guitarist.