Local teen punk band whose influences include the Sex Pistols and the Casualties. Opening acts are Dry Eyes, a local teen punk band whose influences include Siouxsie & the Banshees and the Dead Kennedys, and The Veins, a local teen duo that specializes in grungy punk anthems.
Self-styled Detroit “splatter punk” quintet. Opening acts are the Ypsilanti rock ’n’ roll band Bad Indians, the Detroit postpunk hard-rock quintet Kommie Kilpatrick, and the local punk duo K9 Sniffies.
Detroit blues trio.
Chicago alt-folk singer-songwriter who writes darkly soulful tunes with a rootsy vibe about life just outside the lines. She has released 4 CDs, including the recent February.
6-piece band led by guitarist Randy Tessier and featuring vocalist Sophia Hanifi. Their repertoire is an eclectic mix of originals by Hanifi and Tessier and covers of everyone from the Everly Brothers, the Kinks, and the Yardbirds to Miles Davis and Steve Earle. 5:30- 9:30 p.m.
Lansing quintet led by vocalist Freddie Cunningham that plays a rich, varied blues and R&B repertoire that ranges from ZZ Hill to Billie Holiday to B. B. King to Bobby Blue Bland.
Versatile Detroit R&B dance band.
Local indie pop-folk singer-songwriter.
Redford blues and blues-rock band.
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.
Lansing psychedelic-rock band.
Drag show and gay and lesbian dance night hosted by Maxi and Jennifer of the House of Chanel, with a DJ TBA.