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Wednesday Dec 6, 2017

Babs' Underground: Dave Menzo photo by Myra Klarman

This local singer-songwriter uses guitar, bass, synths, and other electronics to improvise instrumental tracks on the spot to sing with. His recent CD, Shhh, is a collection of cinematic soundscapes created entirely with acoustic, electric, and electronic instruments from the Ann Arbor District Library Music Tools collection. [venue info]

Blind Pig: Cross Street Renegades

Versatile Ypsilanti rock quintet led by singer-songwriter Ted Thrasher. Opening acts are Naked Shark, a local psychedelic funk blues rock jam band, and Lily Livers, a Detroit pop-punk trio. [venue info]

Chelsea Alehouse Brewery: Thunderwüde

Bluegrass and related roots music by the Chelsea trio of guitarists Jason Dennie and George Merkel and multi-instrumentalist Wes Fritzemeier. [venue info]

Earle: Jake Reichbart

Solo jazz guitarist. Solo jazz pianists TBA occasionally substitute. [venue info]

Habitat Lounge: Wych Elm

Local string sextet that plays a stylishly pungent, soul-infused mix of folk, rock, jazz, and old-time music. [venue info]

Mash: Barelyon

Soulful pop-rock by this Detroit duo. [venue info]

Old Town: Janelle Reichman Quartet

NYC-based jazz clarinetist-saxophonist Reichman is an Ann Arbor native whose music reflects a range of influences from traditional and modern jazz to funk and avant-garde. According to a Jazz Improv review, she "seems to defy logic and possibility in her speed, dexterity, and musicianship." [venue info]

Session Room: Chirp

Local jazz-inflected progressive funk-rock quartet. [venue info]


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