Thursday Mar 27, 2014
Blind Pig: Slaughterhouse
All ages admitted. Hip-hop supergroup whose members include the rappers Crooked I, Joe Budden, Joell Ortiz, and Royce 5'9". Tonight the band celenrates the release of Glass House, its 3rd album on Eminem's Shady label. Advance tickets: $25. 8 p.m.- midnight.
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: Slice
East Lansing pop dance quartet.
Mash: Michael May & the Messarounds
Jazz-inflected blues and blues-rock by this veteran local quartet led by vocalist and blues harpist May.
Melange Subterranean Bistro: Doug Horn Trio
Classic jazz from the American Songbook by this ensemble led by local alto saxophonist Horn. With various drop-in guests TBA. 9:30 pm.-12:30 a.m.
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: Andrew Bishop
Contemporary jazz by an ensemble led by local saxophonist Bishop.
Woodruff's: Mister Suit
Local singer-songwriter whose music blends R&B, soul, and punk. Opening acts are Anonymous Touch, the alter ego of local electronica and hip-hop DJ Charles Trees, and Fred Thomas, a nationally prominent local indie rock singer- songwriter.