Thursday Sep 5, 2019
Blind Pig: Tiny Tree
Muskegon postrock duo. Openers: the Muskegon hardcore quartet Pharoin, the Grand Rapids death metal band Pain Divine, and the Grand Rapids doom metal band Funeral Noise. $7-$10.
Blue Llama: LL7 Latin Jazz
This highly regarded 7-piece Detroit ensemble, founded by the late Lynn LaPlante, performs high-energy Latin-inspired jazz in the tradition of Poncho Sanchez, Tito Puente, & the Spanish Harlem Orchestra.
Club Above: Green Chi
Local progressive rock jam band. Opener: Chirp, a local jazz- inflected progressive funk-rock quartet.
Conor O'Neill's: Scottie Alexander & the Atomic Donuts
Ensemble led by Alexander, a Brighton singer-pianist who plays pop-rock covers by everyone from Elton John and Lionel Richie to Matchbox Twenty and Kings of Leon.
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 Band
Ensemble led by local pop-rock singer-songwriter Menzo.
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.
Zou Zou's Cafe: Open Mike
All acoustic musicians invited.
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