Saturday Nov 20, 2021
Ark: Lucy Kaplansky
This acclaimed singer-songwriter, a former clinical psychologist, is known for her strong, supple voice and her wryly engaging blues- and country-flavored ballads. "Kaplansky's voice has a tender, vulnerable, confessional quality, and she consistently uses it to her advantage in neatly tailored acoustic settings," says Washington Post reviewer Mike Joyce. $20.
Bel-Mark Lanes: Salmagundi (canceled)
Local horn-powered Motown/Memphis soul tribute band featuring vocalist Sheila Rhodes. 8-11 p.m.
Blind Pig: Joe Hertler & the Rainbow Seekers
Nov. 19 & 20. Veteran Lansing pop-funk and soul quartet led by singer-songwriter Hertler. Opener: Chirp (on Nov. 19), a local jazz-inflected progressive funk-rock quartet, and Desmond Jones (on Nov. 20), a Grand Rapids funk-rock jazz fusion quintet. $15-$25.
Blue LLama: Sean Dobbins Quartet
Jazz ensemble led by local drummer Dobbins.
Habitat Lounge: Eventjazz
Jazz originals and standards by a local ensemble led by singer- bassist Rob Crozier.
Ypsi Alehouse: Deep Steam
Ypsilanti quartet that plays jazz, rock, and soul covers, along with some originals.
Zal Gaz Grotto: The Rhythm Machines Project
A mix of classic rock, soul, funk, R&B, and jazz fusion by this local sextet. Fronted by vocalists Shannon Lee and Patty O'Connor, with guitarists Kip Godwin and Terry Gordinier, bassist Kim French, and drummer John Marion.
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