Ypsilanti indie rock band. Opening acts are Livonia singer- songwriter Nicole P'Simmer, the Detroit acoustic folk- rock trio The Hand in the Ocean, Well Fire, the local rock band The Bowling Green, the Brooklyn (MI) postpunk rock quintet White Pineapple, Girth, and Unicorn.
Local acoustic string jam quintet that plays a brand of twangy roots-folk music fused with elements of jazz and psychedelic rock that it calls “down-home funkgrass.” In the Cavern Club.
Acoustic rock-based originals by this popular veteran local rock ’n’ roll singer-songwriter. He has a new CD, Lovers, Liars & Losers.
Grand Rapids pop-rock quintet.
Veteran local classic rock band that plays 60s-80s covers. 6-9:30 p.m.
Local roots-rock quartet, led by former Starlight Drifters singer- guitarist Mack, whose repertoire includes originals and rockabilly, early rock ’n’ roll, western swing, and hillbilly bop covers.
Dec. 28-Jan. 1. 5-night showcase of 60 local and Michigan bands in a wide spectrum of genres. Daily lineups available at mittenfest.org. A benefit for the nonprofit youth tutoring and writing center 826michigan. $10 per night. 5 p.m.-2 a.m.