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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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4-16... Brad Cole, Erin Sax wsg Chris Edrington, Venue: Pumphouse Concerts, 368 Orchard St. East Lansing, MI ♪♫♪ Frog & The Beeftones Jam 8:30p.m. – 12:30a.m., Venue: The Unicorn, Lansing, MI ♪♫♪ Lauren Mitchell Band, Venue: Callahan’s Music Hall, Auburn Hills, MI ♪♫♪  Skory Oke Open Mic with Mike Skory, Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI 8pm – 12  ♪♫♪  Karaoke Kraze, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI  ♪♫♪ 

4-17...Really, Really 9:30-10:30, Big Boss Blues 11am – 12:00 noon. & Chris Kishman and the Real Deal, 12:30 – 1:30 am, Venue: WGVU Blues Fundraiser, Blues Matters Benefit, Billy’s Lounge, Grand Rapids, MI  ♪♫♪  Avon Bomb, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI  ♪♫♪  Showdown, Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI  ♪♫♪  Larry McCray, Venue: Bell's, Kalamazoo MI  ♪♫♪ 

4-18...Scott Holt Band, Venue: Callahan’s Music Hall, Auburn Hills, MI  ♪♫♪  Fragment of Soul, Venue: Knob Hill, Dewitt, MI  ♪♫♪  Joe Bonamassa, Venue: Fox Theater, Detroit, MI  ♪♫♪  Root Doctor with Freddie Cunningham, Blue Soul Express, Hank Mowery and the Hawktones, The Hoopties, 33rd Street Band , Venue: WGVU Blues Fundraiser, Blues Matters Benefit, Billy’s Lounge, Grand Rapids, MI  ♪♫♪  Summer of Sol, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI  ♪♫♪  Showdown, Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI  ♪♫♪  Bobby Rush two shows Doors open 4pm show 5:30pm tickets 25 at door; doors 9pm, show 10:30pm 35 at door, Venue: PNA Hall, 638 Page Ave, Jackson, MI  ♪♫♪ 

4-19...Smokin’ Joe Kubek and B’nois King, Venue: Callahan’s Music Hall, Auburn Hills, MI  ♪♫♪  Cheering for Chelsea: The Rotations, Peggy & The Poor Boys, The Hot Mess, Lisa B & the BackBeats, Pat Zelenka Project. Many other great local musicians will also be joining. 2pm, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI  followed by Comedy Night  ♪♫♪  Greg Nagy & Friends: Featuring, Harper and Midwest Kind and Joe and Vicki Price, 7:00pm, Venue: Scooter's Bar & Grill, Flint, Michigan

4-20... Spoonful, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI

4-21... D J Trivia and Scratch Pilots, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI  ♪♫♪  Open Mic w/Jen Sygit, Venue: Dagwood’s, Lansing, MI 

4-22... Good Cookies Blues and Jam, Venue: The Exchange 8pm -12 midnights, Lansing, MI  ♪♫♪  Johnny D Blues Jam, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI  ♪♫♪ 

4-23... Kathleen and Bridge Street Band, Venue: Moriarty’s Pub, 9-12, Lansing, MI  ♪♫♪  Todd Rundgren, Venue: The Intersection, 7pm doors, Grand Rapids, MI  ♪♫♪  Skory Oke Open Mic with Mike Skory, Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI 8pm – 12  ♪♫♪  Karaoke Kraze, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI  ♪♫♪ 

4-24... Steve Nardella and Chicago Blues Band, Venue: Callahan’s Music Hall, Auburn Hills, MI  ♪♫♪  Frog & The Beeftones Jam 8:30p.m. – 12:30a.m., Venue: The Unicorn, Lansing, MI  ♪♫♪  Root Doctor with Freddie Cunningham, Venue: Steel Stock, Steele Elementary School, Mason, MI  ♪♫♪  Global Village, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI  ♪♫♪  The Lash with Jen Sygit “One Last Paycheck”, Venue: The Avenue, Lansing, MI  ♪♫♪  Deacon Earl, Venue: Lansing City Market 11 am, Lansing, MI  ♪♫♪ 

4-25... Eddie Shaw & The Wolf Gang, Venue: Franke Center, Marshall, MI.  ♪♫♪  Sonny Moorman, Venue: Callahan’s Music Hall, Auburn Hills, MI  ♪♫♪  Stan Budzynski and Third Degree, Venue: Mack’s Barn, Grand Ledge, MI  ♪♫♪  Frog and the Beeftones, Venue: Jackson Eagles, Jackson, MI  ♪♫♪   Rotations, Venue: The Colonial, Lansing, MI  ♪♫♪  From Big Sur, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI  ♪♫♪  Summer of Sol, Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI  ♪♫♪  Lisa B Trio 7pm, Venue: Thornapple Jazz festival, Hastings, MI  ♪♫♪ 

4-26...Joe Louis Walker, Venue: Callahan’s Music Hall, Auburn Hills, MI  ♪♫♪  Comedy Night, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI  ♪♫♪  La Batterie Drum Concert, Venue: Dart Auditorium,3pm – 5pm Featuring Col. Mike Daniels and the Bash Battalion, Lansing Community College, Lansing, MI  ♪♫♪ 

4-27... Spoonful, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI

4-28... D J Trivia and Scratch Pilots, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI  ♪♫♪  Open Mic w/Jen Sygit, Venue: Dagwood’s, Lansing, MI 

4-29...Good Cookies Blues and Jam, Venue: The Exchange 8pm -12 midnights, Lansing, MI  ♪♫♪  Johnny D Blues Jam, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI  ♪♫♪ 

4-30... JAMM'S 3RD Annual International Jazz Day Party, Venue: Libby’s Jazz Club, Jackson, MI  ♪♫♪  The Lash, Venue: The Avenue, Lansing, MI  ♪♫♪  Frog & The Beeftones Jam 8:30p.m. – 12:30a.m., Venue: The Unicorn, Lansing, MI ♪♫♪    Skory Oke Open Mic with Mike Skory, Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI 8pm – 12  ♪♫♪  Karaoke Kraze, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI  ♪♫♪ 

May 1...Ekoostik Hookah, Venue: Callahan’s Music Hall, Auburn Hills, MI  ♪♫♪  Ten Pound Fiddle's 40th Birthday Party, Venue: Unitarian Universalist Church 8pm – 10pm  Unitarian Universalist Church, East Lansing, MI  ♪♫♪  Acme Jam Company, Venue: The Unicorn, Lansing, MI   ♪♫♪ 

5-2...Chris Degnore and Alyssa Simmons, Venue: Callahan’s Music Hall, Auburn Hills, MI ♪♫♪ Acme Jam Company, Venue: The Unicorn, Lansing, MI ♪♫♪ Deacon Earl 10am, Venue: Meridian Twp. Farmers Market, Okemos, MI