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Old Town

122 W. Liberty [map]
662-9291
oldtownaa.com facebook.com/oldtownjazz/

This downtown corner bar features live music Sun., Wed., & occasional other nights, 8-10 p.m. No dancing, no cover. The performers are usually accompanied by various drop-in friends.

 
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August 4: Jim Roll

Nationally prominent local singer-songwriter known for his barbed alt-country-flavored folk-rock ballads and love songs. He's joined tonight by some guest musicians TBA.

August 7: Ben Jansson Trio

Local jazz ensemble led by saxophonist Jansson. With bassist Kurt Krahnke and drummer Pete Siers.

August 7: Ryan Racine

Veteran local alt-country honky-tonk and rockabilly singer- songwriter.

August 14: Dr. Peter Larson

Jazz ensemble led by this local guitarist.

August 18: Jen Sygit

Lansing singer-songwriter and guitarist known for her bluesy lyrics, down-home music, and sultry vocals.

August 21: Mohan Ritsema Trio

Local jazz ensemble with tenor saxophonist Jonathan Lynn, bassist Mohan Ritsema, and drummer David Alvarez.

August 25: Adam Labeaux

An eclectic mix of jazz, folk, soul, funk, and rock originals by this local singer-songwriter, a former Ragbirds guitarist.

August 28: A2 Jazz & Strings

With guitarists Brendan Lolly & Ryan McCollough, bassist Tinm Flood, and drummer Garrison Mull

September 4: Bob Sweet Quartet

Jazz ensemble led by drummer Sweet, with saxophonist Andrew Bishop, guitarist Max Bowen, & bassist Kurt Krahnke.

September 8: Matt Jones & the Reconstruction

Local band led by Jones, a popular pop-folk singer-songwriter whose latest CD, Half Poison, Half Pure, is a collection of well- crafted, emotionally penetrating songs about dark times.

September 11: Music Makers Vol. 1.

Local jazz ensemble with saxophonist Tim Haldeman, trumpeter Justin Walter, pianist Jonathan Taylor, and bassist Will McEvoy.

September 15: Ed Dupas

Local country-folk Americana singer-songwriter whose influences range from Springsteen to Steve Earle.

September 18: Jesse Kramer Trio

Jazz trio led by drummer Kramer.

September 22: Midwest Territory Band Rollie Tussing

Local acoustic trio led by blues-oriented vocalist and guitar virtuoso Rollie Tussing. With bassist Serge van der Voo and percussionist Jim Carey.

September 25: Paul VornHagen Trio.

Jazz standards by this local trio led by veteran saxophonist and flutist VornHagen.

September 29: Jaime Marvin

Columbiaville (MI) pop-folk singer-songwriter.




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