Tuesday Jul 30, 2019
Blind Pig: Michigan Rattlers
All ages admitted. Countrified rock 'n' roll by this critically acclaimed Petoskey trio, currently based in L.A., that cites AC/DC, Chet Atkins, Eric Clapton, and Creedence Clearwater Revival as influences. Openers: Brother Elsey, a Detroit folk-rock quartet, and Adventures with Vultures, the stage name of Plymouth folk-blues singer-songwriter Matt Sauter. $15 ($17 at the door). 8 p.m.-midnight.
Club Above: Open Mike
Hosted by Reigna Rein. Sign-up begins at 9 p.m. No cover. 10 p.m.-2 a.m.
Earle: Jake Reichbart
Solo jazz guitarist. Solo jazz pianists TBA occasionally substitute.
Habitat Lounge: Dave Menzo
This local pop-rock 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. Photo: Myra Klarman.
Ravens Club: Chris Buhalis
Popular local singer-songwriter who sings engaging, fresh-minded folk-country originals, often with an acerbic topical edge, in a rich, warm voice. His latest CD, Big Car Town, is a collection of songs exploring and celebrating his working-class heritage.
Zal Gaz Grotto: Paul Klinger's Easy Street Jazz Band
Dixieland and swing by this local ensemble founded by the late saxophonist and trumpeter Klinger.
Zou Zou's Cafe: "Groovy Tuesday"
Local folk & blues Americana trio of guitarists Mike Steele and Tommy Reifel and multi-instrumentalist Wes Fritzemeier. 8-10 p.m.
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