Ann Arbor Observer cover
Indigo Blue Bunting Says Hello in Style
Ann Arbor Weather:
Friday May 24, 2019
Follow us: facebook twitter RSS feed

Nightspots

Monday Dec 31, 2018

Bookmark and Share  
 

Blind Pig: Stormy Chromer

Local progressive jam-rock quartet. Openers: Chirp, a local jazz-inflected progressive funk-rock quartet, and Biomassive, a Traverse City electronic jam band that plays originals and covers of the Grateful Dead. $15. 9 p.m.-2 a.m. [venue info]

Bona Sera: "PoptART."

Drag show. [venue info]

Club Above: Hullabaloo

Veteran local 9-piece collective whose upbeat, energetic music draws on ska, jazz, funk, punk, and Latin influences. [venue info]

Detroit St. Filling Station: Detroit Street Hot Club

Vintage jazz in the style of Django Reinhardt's 1930s Parisian swing by the local quartet of guitarists Andrew Brown and Michael Harrington, bassist Ryan Shea, and violinist Tyler Rindo. [venue info]

Guy Hollerin's: Lady Sunshine & the X Band Lady Sunshine

Popular local gospel-flavored blues band led by Lady Sunshine, a fiery, rich-voiced singer whose style blends elements of Aretha Franklin, Koko Taylor, and Denise LaSalle. The band has a new CD, Big Sexee. $40 (includes champagne toast and light hors d'oeuvres buffet at midnight) in advance and (if available) at the door. 9 p.m.-1 a.m. (doors open at 8 p.m.). [venue info]

Habitat Lounge: The Front Men

Detroit vintage-rock band. Also, in the Weber's Inn ballroom, the Nightline, a veteran Top 40 dance band. [venue info]

Mash: Michael May & the Messarounds

Jazz-inflected blues and blues-rock by this veteran local quartet led by vocalist and blues harpist May. 8 p.m.-2 a.m. [venue info]

Zal Gaz Grotto: Cellar Cats Cellar Cats

An eclectic mix of rock 'n' roll, Motown, blues, soul, R&B, progressive rock, and swing by this ensemble of veteran local musicians fronted by singer-flutist Patty O'Connor. With guitarist and harmonica player Myron Grant, guitarist Kip Godwin, keyboardist Mark Wight, bassist Terry Gordinier, drummer John Marion, and Charles Dayringer on congas, clarinet, and sax. A benefit for SafeHouse. 10 p.m.-1 a.m. [venue info]


today's event calendar



You might also like:

Green Backlash
Talk of mandatory energy audits has Realtors seeing red.
Julie Halpert
Modern History
Kristine Bolhuis and John Holkeboer saved a blighted Midcentury Modern home-and a neighborhood.
Grace Shackman
Photo: Carrot tops
Subscribe to the Ann Arbor Observer
Celebrate International Jazz Day with Vincent York at Kerrytown Concert House
Join alto saxophonist on April 30 to recognize jazz as an internationally binding art form
a2tix (sponsored content)
Daycares and Preschools
Driving High
Legalization or not, it's still a no-no.
James Leonard
Trendy Brunch on the South Side
Anna's reflects a generational shift.
Sabine Bickford
Gifts in Chelsea
Avocado Toast and Buddha Bowls
A boomer goes bowling.
Lee Lawrence
Food Gatherers Grillin benefit 2019
A guide to Ann Arbor Area Summer Camps for kids
Link to view the Ann Arbor Observer Healthy Living & Lifestyle advertorial