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"I guess music, particularly the blues, is the only form of schizophrenia that has organized itself into being both legal and beneficial to society."

                Alexis Korne


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"They've got good fingers, but don't have the voice. Let me tell you something, the blues was meant to be played slow. And they play it too fast.
David "Honeyboy" Edwards on white performers adapting to the blues.

 

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SCHEDULES IN AND AROUND THE AREA. Use at own risk!
Please Note: Schedules Updated Frequently. Check Weekly Schedules:

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Please be advised Gordzillasblues attempts to post schedules for the Greater Central Michigan area. This objective is not set in stone and has some variance. We post what bands send us. If the event is outside the viewing area the posting may not take place. It is at our discretion.

9-21... Face Jam/Mike Skory and Friends, Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Karaoke Kraze, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Frog & The Beeftones Jam 8:30 pm – 12:30 a.m., Venue: The Unicorn, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ DJ Clarinet Combo, Venue: South Lansing Farmers Market, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ War and Treaty, Venue: The Ark, Ann Arbor, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Greg Nagy solo 6pm, Venue: Luicis El Toro, Flint MI

9-22... Smooth Daddy, Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Star Farm, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Frog & The Beeftones, Venue: Lake City Eagles, Lake City, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Mike Skory, Barrel of Blues Open Mic Nights, Venue: Claddagh Irish Pub, 2900 Towne Center Blvd, Eastwood Mall, Lansing, MI

9-23...  Big Boss Band, Venue: Painted Farmgirl Flea Market, Hudsonville Fairgrounds  10 to 2pm, Hudsonville, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Smooth Daddy, Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ TC’s Jams at the BLUEStage TC and Roadmasters, Blue High, Switchback, Venue: BLUEStage Club, Napoleon, MI $10 txts in advance ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Kathleen and Groove Council, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Frog & The Beeftones, Venue: Adrian Eagles, Adrian, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Second Gig: Frog aka Northwind Band, Venue: Silver Dollar Tribute Show, Tequila Cowboy, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Mr. Harrison wsg Harmonica Shaw, 9pm Moriarty’s, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Avon Bomb, Venue: Lansing Brewing Co., Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Z Z Top, Venue: Huntington Event Park, Saginaw, MI 7:30 p m

9-24... Nathan Bell, Venue: Pump House Concerts, East Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄

9-25...

9-26... DJ Trivia, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI   ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Jake Kershaw CD Release Party, Venue: Friends of the Bohm Theatre, 201 S Superior St, Albion, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄

9-27... Blue Wednesday with the Good Cookies Band, Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Johnny D Blues Jam, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI   ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Open Mic w/Jen Sygit, Venue: Moriarty’s Pub, 9-12 midnight, Lansing, MI  ► ♪♫♪ ◄

9-28... Face Jam/Mike Skory and Friends, Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Karaoke Kraze, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Frog & The Beeftones Jam 8:30 pm – 12:30 a.m., Venue: The Unicorn, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ DJ Clarinet Combo, Venue: South Lansing Farmers Market, Lansing, MI

9-29... Big Boss Blues, Venue: Billy’s, Grand Rapids, MI 9:30 – 1:30 pm ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Avon Bomb, Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Glamhammer, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Frog & The Beeftones, Venue: The Roadhouse, Mulliken, MI

9-30... Frog & The Beeftones, Venue: The Roadhouse, Mulliken, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Root Doctor, Venue: Birch Run Blues and Bar B Q, Birch Run, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Orquesta Ritmo, Venue: UrbanBeat, Lansing, MI $10 cover ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Medusa, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI. ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Kathy Ford Duo Barrel of Blues Open Mic Nights, Venue: Claddagh Irish Pub, 2900 Towne Center Blvd, Eastwood Mall, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ DJ Clarinet Combo, Venue: Meridian Farmers Market, Okemos, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ National Guitar Museums traveling exhibit opens Sept. 30, 2017 at the Kalamazoo Valley Museum. "GUITAR: The Instrument that Rocked the World", a free exhibit that runs through Jan. 7, 2018 ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Jimmy McCarty & Mystery Train, Venue: Guy Hollerin's Blues and Brews, Ann Arbor MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄

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