Friday Aug 30, 2019
Ann Arbor Distilling Co.: Monte Pride
Lansing pop-folk singer-songwriter and fingerstyle guitarist.
Blue Llama: Rayse Biggs Quartet
Ensemble led by local jazz trumpeter Biggs.
Conor O'Neill's: Matt Styles
DJ with an eclectic mix of music.
Conor O'Neill's: Shaun Garth Walker
Local singer-guitarist with an eclectic, wide-ranging repertoire.
Crazy Wisdom Tea Room: Nathan Zoob / Guy Russo
Double bill. Zoob is a Pittsburgh-bred indie folk-rock singer- songwriter, and Russo is a Pittsburgh pop-folk-singer-songwriter.
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.
Live: Black Jake & the Carnies
Popular Ypsilanti octet that calls its energetic, foot-stomping blend of punk, old-time music, and bluegrass "crabgrass." 6:30-9 p.m.
Mash: Michael May & the Messarounds
Jazz-inflected blues and blues-rock by this veteran local quartet led by vocalist and blues harpist May.
Mash: Robert Johnson
Solo acoustic folk and blues by this Northville singer- guitarist. 6-9 p.m.
Rumpus Room: Open Mike
All musicians invited. Hosted by Jacob Gibson. Sign-up begins at 6 p.m. 7-11 p.m.
Session Room: Naked Ace
Local 11-piece rock, blues, and soul cover band.
Silvio's Organic Pizza: Chuck Swanagan
Local Americana folk-rock singer-guitarist.
Ypsi Alehouse: Y-Town Hoolies
Local band that plays traditional and contemporary Irish songs. 7-9 p.m.
Zou Zou's Cafe: Annie Capps
Local singer-songwriter and electric guitarist who writes thoughtful, distinctively personal, warmly exuberant folk-rock songs that are both musically sophisticated and down-home. She's accompanied by her husband, guitarist Rod Capps. Capps has a new CD, Searching for Neverland. 7-9 p.m.
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