Wednesday Jul 30, 2014
Bar Louie: Laith Al-Saadi
Soulful acoustic rock and blues covers and originals by this local singer-guitarist.
Bigalora: Ron Brooks Trio
Mainstream bebop-rooted jazz by this trio led by veteran local bassist Brooks. With pianist Tad Weed and drummer George Davidson.
Chelsea Alehouse Brewery: "Live Bluegrass"
Bluegrass and related roots music by the Chelsea trio of guitarists Jason Dennie and George Merkel and multi-instrumentalist Wes Fritzemeier.
Crossroads Bar & Grill: Blues Jam
Hosted by Blues Dog Inquisition, an Ypsilanti quintet that plays hard-driving classic Chicago blues. All blues players invited.
Habitat Lounge: Darian Duo
Detroit area R&B pop duo fronted by vocalist Darian Taschner.
Mash: Heather Luttrell & the Possum Den
Blues-based acoustic roots music that styles itself "outlaw Americana for the thinking drunk" by this veteran ensemble from Atlanta that's fronted by Luttrell, a big-voiced singer-songwriter whose influences range from Big Mama Thornton to Bonnie Raitt to Jenny Lewis. 6-9 p.m.
Mash: Michael May Duo
Duo led by local blues and blues-rock singer-harpist May. 6-9 p.m.