With several southeastern Michigan teen hip-hop acts, including Branch, Locker Crew, Cauzndefx, JJRoyce, and Airospace.
Detroit trio that plays layered, atmospheric goth-rock ballads. Opening acts are the Ypsilanti experimental postpunk psychedelic goth-rock quintet Nightbeast, the Detroit space-pop duo Michael Mars & the God Particle, and the Detroit postpunk, postindustrial minimalist-synth DJ collective Something Cold.
Local quartet led by pop-rock singer-songwriter Paul.
Local tabla player, accompanied by several musician friends, who plays Indian classical, light classical, fusion, and folk music.
Detroit blues band led by guitar virtuoso Josh Ford.
Detroit vintage-rock band.
Detroit blues and blues-rock quartet.
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.
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.
Local acoustic string trio that describes its music as “jazz- grass/punk-folk ... with a little swing dished out on the side.”
Indianapolis pop-folk singer-songwriter. Opening acts are Kalamazoo pop-folk singer-songwriter Carrie McFerrin, the Grand Rapids folk-influenced pop-rock duo Kelsey Rottiers & the Rising Tide, and the Howell pop-rock band Mike Vial & the Great Lake Effect.