Saturday May 25, 2019
Ann Arbor Distilling Co.: Rob Crozier
Solo performance by this local jazz bassist, who also plays ukulele, didgeridoo, and more.
Blind Pig: Tim Meadows
A Highland Park native who's best known from his 10-year run as a cast member of SNL, Meadows is an actor-comic whose stand-up act blends personal and pop culture musings with a lot of bantering with his audience. $20 ($25 at the door).
Blue Llama: Ralph Peterson & the Messenger Legacy Band
Art Blakey tribute band led by drummer Peterson, a former longtime member of Blakey's Jazz Messengers. The band has a brand-new CD, Legacy: Alive Vol. 6 at The Side Door. $30-$40. 7 & 9:30 p.m.
Conor O'Neill's: Beach Daisy
Local indie quartet whose music blends pop, rock, and folk.
Crazy Wisdom Tea Room: Jere Stormer
Urban folk originals and covers by this singer-songwriter from Ferndale.
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: Soulstice
Hard-driving horn-fueled funk dance band from East Lansing.
Mash: Michael May & the Messarounds
Jazz-inflected blues and blues-rock by this veteran local quartet led by vocalist and blues harpist May.
Mash: Mike Vial
Local pop-rock singer-songwriter. 6-9 p.m.
Rumpus Room: Botala
A mix of traditional Afro-Cuban and Brazilian music with soul-house and Afrobeat by DJ Greg Vadnais, who provides live percussion.
Silvio's Organic Pizza: Mary Ann Kirt
Pop-folk and indie rock originals by this local singer-guitarist.
Ypsi Alehouse: K Michael Joseph
Local singer-songwriter whose music is an acoustic blend of electropop, nu jazz, and ambient music. Also, an eclectic mix of covers. 8-10 p.m.
Zou Zou's Cafe: John Louis Good
Jackson singer and multi-instrumentalist who plays rockabilly, country, and folk music on guitar, harmonica, kazoo, jaw harp, and bass.
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