Wednesday Mar 18, 2020
Blind Pig: Kat & the Hurricane
Genre- & gender-bending Madison (WI) trio that plays a brand of synth-based pop-rock it calls "sad lesbian music." Openers: Ship & Sail, the stage name of Ypsilanti Americana singer-songwriter Colin Haggerty, and singer-songwriter Luke Powell. $10.
Blue LLama: Bob Sweet Quartet
Jazz ensemble led by veteran local drummer Sweet, an original member of the Sun Messengers. With guitarist Max Bowen, saxophonist Tim Haldeman, and bassist Andy Cafferty.
Chelsea Alehouse Brewery: Thunderwüde
Bluegrass and related roots music by the Chelsea trio of guitarists Jason Dennie and Tommy Reifel and multi-instrumentalist Wes Fritzemeier.
Detroit St. Filling Station: Andrew Brown's Djangophonique
Vintage jazz in the style of gypsy guitarist Django Reinhardt's 1930s Parisian swing by a local quartet led by guitarist Andrew Brown. With guitarist Erik McIntyre, clarinetist Tyler Rondo, and bassist Jorian Olk-Szost.
Earle: Jake Reichbart
Solo jazz guitarist. Solo jazz pianists TBA occasionally substitute.
Habitat Lounge: Justin Wierenga
Grand Rapids progressive rock singer-songwriter & multi- instrumentalist.
Mash: Sugartips Acoustic
Acoustic postpunk rock cover duo from suburban Detroit. 6-9 p.m.
Old Town: Ben Green Trio
Jazz ensemble led by local trumpeter Green. With guitarist Ian Eylanbekov, drummer David Ward, and a bassist TBA.
Ypsi Alehouse: John Louis Good
Jackson singer and multi-instrumentalist who plays folk and country music on guitar, harmonica, kazoo, jaw harp, and bass. 7-9 p.m.
Zal Gaz Grotto: Jean Wilson & Friends
Jazz standards by a Saline quartet fronted by singer-pianist Wilson. 7-10 p.m.
Zou Zou's Cafe: Open Mike
All acoustic musicians invited.
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