The stage name of Mike Silverman, a Berkeley-based classically trained bassist who has created his own instrument, the “Magic Pipe,” which his website describes as a “system of electronically wired steel plumbing, shaped somewhat like a harp, with a thick bass string wired from top to bottom and a hole that billows smoke during the climax of his live shows.” Opening act is Captain Ahab’s Motorcycle Club, a northern California chamber pop ensemble led by singer-songwriter (and filmmaker) Cory McAbee. Advance tickets: $12 ($14 at the door).
Veteran local roots-rock singer-guitarist.
Modern jazz and improvised music by a variable cast of local musicians led by alto, tenor, and baritone saxophonist Dan Bennett.
80s and 90s pop covers by this Detroit acoustic duo.
Redford blues and blues-rock band.
Local ensemble led by guitarist Belhaj that plays a range of New Orleans jazz styles, from struts, stomps, cakewalks, and rags to pop tunes, marches, and classical favorites.
Local jazz ensemble led by trumpeter Anderson.
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.