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Friday Feb 2, 2018

Blind Pig: Shredders

Minneapolis hip-hop quartet. Opening act is Astronautalis, an indie country/hip-hop MC from Florida who once said his ambition is to "be the Van Morrison of this rap shit." Advance tickets: $20. [venue info]

Bona Sera: "Ypsi Pride."

Dance part & drag show. [venue info]

Club Above: "Gyp$y."

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

Conor O'Neill's: Shaun Garth Walker

Local singer-guitarist with an eclectic, wide-ranging repertoire. [venue info]

Crazy Wisdom Tea Room: Jen Cass & the The Lucky Nows

Bluesy Americana roots-rock by an ensemble led by veteran Detroit singer-songwriter Jen Cass. [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]

Mash: Darwin Mamassian

Brighton folk singer-songwriter. 6-9 p.m. [venue info]

Mash: Steve Nardella Rock 'n' Roll Trio Steve Nardella Rock íní Roll Trio

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]

Sweetwaters Coffee & Tea: Simon Mermelstein

Performance by this widely published local poet, a 2-time Pushcart Prize nominee whose work is marked by a self-deprecating sense of humor that is by turns intellectual and playful. [venue info]

Tap Room: Dirty Deville Dirty Deville.

Local psychedelic prog-rock quartet. Opening acts are Parker Projection, a Ypsilanti math rock trio, and Human Skull, a local punk-rock trio. [venue info]


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