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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!
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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.

1-19... Frog and the Beeftones, Venue: The Unicorn, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫ Karaoke Kraze, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫ Mike Skory & Friends w/Hank Mowery & Mike Eyia 9pm, Venue: the Exchange, Lansing MI

1-20... Dr. Howard, Venue: The Unicorn, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫ Sally Rogers and Claudia Schmidt, Venue: MSU Community Music School, East Lansing, MI 7:30 – 10 pm ♪ 🎹 🎸♫ Root Doctor, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫ Chris Canas, Venue: Bella Notte, Jackson, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫ The Hot Mess/ Tabs Bday Bash, Venue: Michigan Princess Riverboat, Venue: Lansing, MI 9 pm ♪ 🎹 🎸♫ Hoopties, Venue: Moriarty’s Pub, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫

1-21... Jim McCarty and Mystery Train, wsg Pat Smillie, Venue: Gem Theater 2017 Winter Blues Series, Gem Theater, St. Louis, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫ Dr. Howard, Venue: The Unicorn, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫ Global Village, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫ Stan Craig and the E Brothers, Venue: Moriarty’s Pub, Lansing, Mi 9 pm – 1 am ♪ 🎹 🎸♫

1-22... Sunday Funday, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫ Michael Dease CD Release “All These Hands”, Venue: The Robin Theater, Lansing, MI 

1-23...  Open Mic Night at the Bohm, Venue:  the Bohm Theatre, 7-10pm, $5, Albion, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫ Culture Vulture, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫

1-24... DJ Trivia, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫ Jazz Tuesday, Venue: Moriarty’s Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫

1-25... Johnny D Blues Jam, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫ Good Cookies 8-12 Midnight, Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫  Open Mic w/Jen Sygit, Venue: Moriarty’s Pub, 9-12 midnight, Lansing, MI 

1-26... Frog and the Beeftones, Venue: The Unicorn, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫ Karaoke Kraze, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫ Face Jam/Mike Skory, Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫ The Temptations wsg Soul Experience, Venue: Kalamazoo State Theater, Kalamazoo, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫

1-27...No Stars, Venue: The Loft, Q 106 Homegrown Throwdown, Lansing, MI 7 – 12 mid ♪ 🎹 🎸♫ Jimmy G and the Capitols featuring Kidd Cincinnati, Venue: The Unicorn, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫ Star Farm, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫ Kathleen Bolthouse, Venue: Ladies Sing the Blues to benefit Relief After Violent Encounter R.A.V.E, Gallery Brewery, Portland, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫ Hot Mess, Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫ Taylor Taylor, Venue: Grand Ledge Opera House, Grand Ledge, MI 7:30 pm ♪ 🎹 🎸♫ America, Venue: Kalamazoo State Theater, Kalamazoo, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫ John McCutheon, Venue: MSU Community Music School, East Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫

1-28... Jimmy G and the Capitols featuring Kidd Cincinnati, Venue: The Unicorn, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫ MI Big Boss, Venue: Ann Arbor Distilling Company, Ann Arbor MI.  ♪ 🎹 🎸♫ Bobby Murray, Venue: Callahan’s Music Hall *pm, Auburn Hills, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫ Star Farm, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫

1-29... Sunday Funday, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI   ♪ 🎹 🎸♫

1-30... Culture Vulture, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫

1-31... DJ Trivia, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫ Jazz Tuesday, Venue: Moriarty’s Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫ 33rd Annual International Blues Challenge – January 31 – February 4, 2017 in Memphis Tennessee. ♪ 🎹 🎸♫

2-1... 33rd Annual International Blues Challenge – January 31 – February 4, 2017 in Memphis Tennessee. ♪ 🎹 🎸♫ Johnny D Blues Jam, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫ Good Cookies 8-12 Midnight, Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫  Open Mic w/Jen Sygit, Venue: Moriarty’s Pub, 9-12 midnight, Lansing, MI 

2-2.. Frog and the Beeftones, Venue: The Unicorn, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫  33rd Annual International Blues Challenge – January 31 – February 4, 2017 in Memphis Tennessee. ♪ 🎹 🎸♫ Karaoke Kraze, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫ Face Jam/Mike Skory, Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫

2-3... Frog and the Beeftones, Venue: The Unicorn, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫ James Hill & Anne Janelle, Venue: Ten Pound Fiddle, MSU Community Music school, East Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫  ♪ 🎹 🎸♫ 33rd Annual International Blues Challenge – January 31 – February 4, 2017 in Memphis Tennessee. ♪ 🎹 🎸♫ Avon Bomb, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫

2-4... Frog and the Beeftones, Venue: The Unicorn, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫ 33rd Annual International Blues Challenge – January 31 – February 4, 2017 in Memphis Tennessee. ♪ 🎹 🎸♫ Icy Dicey, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫

 

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