Local tabla player, accompanied by several musician friends, who plays Indian classical, light classical, fusion, and folk music.
6-piece band led by guitarist Randy Tessier and featuring vocalist Sophia Hanifi. Their repertoire is an eclectic mix of originals by Hanifi and Tessier and covers of everyone from the Everly Brothers, the Kinks, and the Yardbirds to Miles Davis and Steve Earle. 5:30- 9:30 p.m.
Local band led by singer-guitarist Jerry Mack that plays a mix of houserocking blues, uptown swing, soulful R&B, and roots rock.
Versatile horn-driven R&B, boogie-rock, blues, and jazz ensemble led by veteran Detroit trombonist Beddow.
Veteran area acoustic duo that plays country-folk originals.
Rock cover band from Milan whose repertoire ranges from Steely Dan to the Mavericks.
Veteran Detroit jazz vocalist who specializes in standards associated with Ella Fitzgerald, Sarah Vaughan, Carmen McRae, and Billie Holiday.
Local composer-pianist, the winner of the 2010 U-M New Music on the Block competition, whose music ranges in style from classical and jazz to Argentine tango and Persian piano music.
Local self-styled “lounge-a-billy” trio that plays vintage swing, rockabilly, and blues. With upright bassist Todd Perkins, guitarist Pete Bullard, and drummer Tom Twiss.
With bands TBA who record for this local record label. 8 p.m.- midnight.
Popular young local acoustic quartet whose music is an enchanting blend of lyric-based folk-rock with Dixieland and gypsy jazz rhythms and harmonies. Tonight the band celebrates the release of its debut CD, Baby to Beast. Opening acts are Grand Rapids lo-fi country-folk duo Strawberry Heritage, the Toronto Americana folk-rock band The Weather Station, and the Durham (NC) postpunk country-rock quintet JKutchma & the Five Fifths.
Wistful, witty roots-pop by the trio of guitarist Keith Kiser, bassist Ralph McKee, and pedal steel guitarist Mark O’Boyle.