Local singer-guitarist with an eclectic, wide-ranging repertoire.
This local singer-songwriter performs his annual tribute to Hank Williams and Townes Van Zandt to mark the anniversary of their deaths. He’s accompanied by dobro player Keeney and mandolinist Jason Dennie. 5 p.m. until he’s done.
All songwriters invited. Hosted by Jim Novak.
Dec. 28-Jan. 1. 5-night showcase of 60 local and Michigan bands in a wide spectrum of genres. Tonight: the popular Lake Orion experimental bluegrass-based folk-rock ensemble Frontier Ruckus, the Detroit rock trio Jamaican Queen$, the Ypsilanti psychedelic soul band Bad Indians, the Detroit rock ’n’ roll quintet Pink Lightning, the Detroit rock 'n' roll trio The Kickstand Band, the Brighton rock trio Chit Chat, the Detroit progressive pop-rock quartet Phantom Cats, the self- styled “quirk pop” band Ghostlady, the UP indie rock trio Pioneer Parade, and the local guitar-and-drums blues-folk-rock duo del Brutto. A benefit for the nonprofit youth tutoring and writing center 826michigan. $10 per night. 5 p.m.-2 a.m.