Soulful acoustic rock and blues covers and originals by this local singer-guitarist.
This acclaimed Minneapolis hip-hop MC is known for his resonant soul- and funk-flavored music, arrestingly expressive rapping, and ambitiously searching rhymes. Pitchfork calls him “one of the first great voices to emerge from the underground this century.” Opening acts are Homeboy Sandman, a Queens hip-hop MC known for his blend of left-field humor with dexterous word- play, and The Reminders, a Colorado Springs hip-hop duo. Advance tickets: $16 ($18 at the door).
Local singer-guitarist with an eclectic, wide-ranging repertoire.
Pop covers by this versatile solo guitarist.
All songwriters invited. Hosted by Jim Novak.
Acclaimed Lansing swing-flavored bluegrass band led by singer- guitarist Lindsay Lou Rilko that recently released the CD Release Your Shrouds. Tonight the band shares the bill with The Deadly Gentlemen, a Boston band that plays a bluegrass/punk hybrid known as “grasscore.”
All acoustic musicians invited. Hosted by local singer-songwriter Dave Boutette and Eric Santos.
Dixieland and swing by this local ensemble led by saxophonist and trumpeter Klinger.