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Saturday Jan 27, 2018

Ann Arbor Distilling Co.: The George and Laura Duo The George and Laura Duo

Funky soul and R&B by the duo of vocalist Laura Rain and her husband, guitarist George Friend. [venue info]

Blind Pig: The Macpodz

Immensely popular veteran local jam band that plays an invigorating mix of R&B, soul, rock, and hard jazz it calls "disco bebop." Opening act is Luke Winslow-King, a Cadillac-bred Americana singer- songwriter and guitarist who currently lives in New Orleans, Winslow- King specializes in a style of prewar pop music steeped in blues and jazz, along with originals in the same vein. [venue info]

Club Above: "Drew Denton Presents."

DJs play hip-hop and electronic dance music. [venue info]

Conor O'Neill's: Me & Joe Smith

Detroit funkabilly duo. [venue info]

Crazy Wisdom Tea Room: Judith Banker

Veteran local singer-songwriter and guitarist who recently released the CD Devils Never Cry. Banker is joined tonight by Scott Fab, a veteran Ferndale folk-rock singer-songwriter with an enchantingly expressive vocal style, and Ed Dupas, a local country-folk Americana singer-songwriter whose influences range from Springsteen to Steve Earle. [venue info]

Earle: Rick Burgess Trio

Jazz ensemble, named after the late jazz pianist and Earle cofounder Burgess, featuring drummer Robert Warren and a rotating roster of bassists and pianists. [venue info]

Guy Hollerin's: Steve Nardella Rock 'n' Roll Trio Steve Nardella

Ann Arbor's most passionate and compelling roots-rocker performs fiercely cathartic, blues-drenched reworkings of rock 'n' roll and rockabilly classics and obscure gems, along with some authentic Muddy Waters and John Lee Hooker blues. [venue info]

Habitat Lounge: The Front Men

Detroit vintage-rock band. [venue info]

Mash: Michael May & the Messarounds

Jazz-inflected blues and blues-rock by this veteran local quartet led by vocalist and blues harpist May. [venue info]

Mash: Rick Straub

Acoustic covers of singer-songwriter pop-folk and folk-rock by this Northville singer-guitarist. 6-9 p.m. [venue info]

Silvio's Organic Pizza: Paul Rhodes

Acoustic jazz and classic rock by this local pianist. [venue info]


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