A benefit for the seminal local rock singer-songwriter, who is battling liver disease. With the Detroit psychedelic Americana band Duende, the Ypsilanti Detroit-style rock ’n’ roll trio Disinformants, the Detroit indie garage rock quartet Secret Weapons, the local blues-rock trio Cyrano Jones, the Kalamazoo funk-rock jam band That Freak Quincy, and the Detroit indie rock trio The Static Dial. Hosted by Cult Heroes frontman Hiawatha Bailey.
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.
Holiday music in a wide range of moods, from the reverent to the ridiculous, by this seasonal Chicago-based acoustic quartet known for its delicious vocal harmonies.
Traditional postwar blues, jump blues, and barroom swing by this acclaimed New Baltimore quartet led by singer-guitarist Deming.
Versatile Livonia dance band fronted by vocalist Deena Shields.
Rock’n’roll oldies by this Brighton quartet.
Detroit-area blues band.
Acoustic alternative rock singer-songwriter.
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.
Popular young local acoustic quartet whose music is an enchanting blend of lyric-based folk-rock with Dixieland and gypsy jazz rhythms and harmonies.
Wistful, witty roots-pop by the trio of guitarist Keith Kiser, bassist Ralph McKee, and pedal steel guitarist Mark O’Boyle.