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Ann Arbor Distilling Co.: Sam Corbin

Lansing pop-folk singer-songwriter whose influences range from Leonard Cohen to Bob Dylan. [venue info]

B-Side: "Battle of the Bands."

Local teen bands in all genres compete in 2 rounds for gigs at Top of the Park, on WCBN-FM, and more. Participants: the indie rock band Left Lanes, the deathcore band Colorless Exile, the indie pop band SunnyHeadache, the alternative rock band Alt Facts, the neo-soul ensemble Prophecy, and the funk band Impulse. 7-11 p.m. [venue info]

Blind Pig: Bars of Gold

Ferndale postpunk pop-rock quintet. Openers: Minihorse, a local rock band, and Dogleg, a local posthardcore emo band. $10. [venue info]

Bona Sera: "PoptART."

Drag show. 11 p.m.-1:30 a.m. [venue info]

Conor O'Neill's: Chirp

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

Crazy Wisdom Tea Room: San, Emily, & Jacob San, Emily, & Jacob

Multi-instrumentalist San Slomovits (best known as half of the popular family-friendly duo Gemini) and his violinist daughter, Emily Slomovits, are joined by bassist Jacob Warren to perform a wide range of traditional and contemporary acoustic folk, jazz, and classical music, including material from their CD, Innocent When You Dream. [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: Jimmy McCarty & Mystery Train

Popular rockabilly and roots-rock band led by veteran Detroit guitarist McCarty. [venue info]

Mash: Detroit's Own Soul Purpose Detroit's Own Soul Purpose

An eclectic mix of genres from funk and blues-rock to hard country by this Westland quintet fronted by vocalist Carol Holmes. [venue info]

Mash: Mike Vial

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

Rumpus Room: Brotha James

80s-style pop-rock with an inspirational edge by Elk Rapids one-man band Jeremy Reisig. Opener: Jacob Gibson, a Howell singer- songwriter. 8:30 p.m.-midnight. [venue info]

Zou Zou's Cafe: John Latini

Acoustic rock-based originals by this popular veteran local rock 'n' roll singer-songwriter. His new CD, The Blues Just Makes Me Feel Good, is a collection of soul-infused R&B songs. [venue info]

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