A celebration of the folk legend’s 91st birthday features in-the- round performances by an all-star lineup of area singer- songwriters, including Chris Buhalis, Kitty Donohoe, Dick Siegel, Paul Tinkerhess, Matt Watroba, and the singer- songwriter duos Mustard’s Retreat and Gemini. A benefit for the Ark. $10.
Ypsilanti folk-rock trio that, according to Real Detroit Weekly, “finds the muddy creek where David Byrne’s church-striding, big- shouldered cowboy meets Tom Waits’s scruffy romantic with the cigarette-scorched croon.” Opening acts are Gun Lake, a local trio led by singer-songwriter Mark Fain, and National Ghost, a Detroit Americana quartet.
Local singer-guitarist with an eclectic, wide-ranging repertoire.
Ann Arbor-based string sextet that plays Bulgarian, Serbian, Greek, Albanian, and Macedonian music. 8 p.m.
Popular Flint dance band.
Rock covers and originals by this Royal Oak singer-songwriter.
New local swing trio led by vocalist Sinatra.
Local quartet led by pop-rock singer-songwriter Paul.
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.