Thursday May 23, 2019
Blue Llama: Nomad: Grant Green Project
All-star local jazz ensemble plays the entirety of 20th- century composer-guitarist Grant Green's 1965 LP Idle Moments.
Circ Bar: "Dance Party"
With different DJs TBA each week.
Conor O'Neill's: Dickie D
Solo performance by local banjoist Rick Delcamp, a member of the popular local roots music sextet Dragon Wagon.
Detroit St. Filling Station: "Bluegrass & Beer Thursday"
The local Pontiac Trailblazers, a bluegrass quartet led by bassist Ryan Shea, performs a set and then hosts a jam session during a 2nd set. Bring your instrument.
Earle: Jake Reichbart
Solo jazz guitarist. Solo jazz pianists TBA occasionally substitute.
Habitat Lounge: Cetan Clawson
Monroe psychedelic blues-rock trio.
Last Word: The Pherotones
A wide range of jazz and jazzed-up popular music, from the 1920s to the present, by this all-star local quartet. With trumpeter Ross Huff, pianist Giancarlo Aversa, bassist Brennan Andes, and drummer Wes Fritzemeier.
Mash: Dave Menzo
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. 6-9 p.m. Photo: Myra Klarman.
Oz's Music Environment: "Guitarist Network."
All guitarists invited for a weekly jam session and group lesson that concludes with a group performance. 7:30-9 p.m.
Tap Room: Electric Open Mike
Hosted by The Martindales, a local band led by singer- guitarist Brian Brickley that plays blues and rock covers and originals. All electric musicians invited.
Whitmore Lanes & Lounge: Open Mike
Hosted by area singer-songwriter Mark Vashon.
Zou Zou's Cafe: Open Mike
All acoustic musicians invited. Hosted by Rochelle Clark.
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