Punchy, upbeat techno-pop band fronted by Dear, an inventive Detroit musician, on vocals and computer. Opening act is Charles Trees, a local hip-hop DJ. Advance tickets: $12 ($14 at the door).
Highly regarded local experimental acoustic roots-music sextet that calls its music “bluegrass folk-rock with a touch of Irish whiskey.”
Pop covers by this versatile solo guitarist.
Local indie pop-folk singer-songwriter.
Mainstream bebop-rooted jazz by this trio led by veteran local bassist Brooks. With pianist Tad Weed and drummer George Davidson.
Chicago-based postpunk rock trio whose influences range from Tom Waits to Elliot Smith to Nirvana. Opening acts are Dirty Deville, a local reggae-flavored blues-rock quartet, and Life Size Ghost, a local rock band.