Friday Jan 19, 2018
Ann Arbor Distilling Co.: Darrin James Band
Blues-inflected folk-rock by this local singer-songwriter whose new CD, Strange Storm, is a collection of songs responding to the contemporary climate of constant violence, blatant greed, religious hypocrisy, and political chaos.
Club Above: Superkaine
Old-school hip-hop MC.
Crazy Wisdom Tea Room: Stuart Benbow
Acoustic pop-folk originals and covers by this veteran local singer- songwriter and guitarist who grew up in Ontario.
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.
Habitat Lounge: 50 Amp Fuse
Popular Detroit 70s and 80s classic rock band.
Live: The Shelter Dogs
Local self-styled "lounge-a-billy" trio that plays vintage swing, rockabilly, and blues. With upright bassist Todd Perkins, guitarist Pete Bullard, and drummer Tom Twiss. 6:30-9 p.m.
Silvio's Organic Pizza: Tim Prosser
A mix of folk and pop covers and originals by this local singer- mandolinist, who is joined by guest musicians TBA.
Sweetwaters Coffee & Tea: Mercury Salad Sandwich
Local roots music quartet led by singer-songwriter Brooke Ratliff and guitarist Kurt Bonnell that describes its music as "acoustafunk with some bluegrass thrown in."
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