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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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Blues Radio Programs: Lansing Community College Radio WLNZ 89.7
Blues Before Sunrise: Sunday: 1-6am: Tuesday-Fri Midnight to 1am Old Time Blues Favorites
Blues Rock Show: Saturday: Midnight-1am: Blues and Rock
The Blues Beat: Monday - Friday : 10 pm - 12 midnight : Variety Blues Music
Big Band Swing: Saturday 7 p.m., Sunday: Noon, Fridays: 1 a.m.

 

 

 

 

 

 



 


 

4-10... Frog & The Beeftones Jam 8:30p.m. – 12:30a.m., Venue:  The Unicorn, Lansing, MI.◄ ♫♫♫ ►Buzz and Buster Midtown Super Hero’s, Venue:  Midtown Beer Company, Lansing, MI◄ ♫♫♫ ►Blues Jam w/ the Out of Favor Boys, Venue:  The 411 Club, Kalamazoo, MI◄ ♫♫♫ ►Skory Oke Open Mic with Mike Skory, Venue:  The Exchange, Lansing, MI 8pm – 12◄ ♫♫♫ ►Americana and Ladies Night, Venue:  Green Door, Lansing, MI◄ ♫♫♫ ►Fat Boy and Jive Turkey, Venue:  Moriarty’s, Lansing, MI.

4-11...Big Boss Blues, Venue:  Rockford Brewing Co., Rockford, MI 8:00 to 11:00◄ ♫♫♫ ►Avon Bomb, Venue:  The Exchange, Lansing, MI 8pm – 12◄ ♫♫♫ ►Jive Darma, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI◄ ♫♫♫ ►Bob Schultz & Doug Decker, Venue:  "Mangia Mangia Jazz & Blues Concert Series” 7:00. (Formerly "Blackhawk Jazz & Blues Concert Series"), Richland, MI.◄ ♫♫♫ ►Kev Nichols and Blue Tuesday, Venue:  The Roadhouse, Jackson, MI◄ ♫♫♫ ►WRKR/Budweiser Blues Series with Sharrie Williams and Sena Ehrhardt present Ladies Night at the Kalamazoo State Theatre, Venue:  404 S. Burdick St., Kalamazoo, MI  Tickets $18 in advance/$20 at the door. For more information, call 269-345-6500 or go to www.kazoostate.com.

4-12...Big Boss Blues, Venue:  Malarky’s Pub: Trio gig, Grand Rapids, MI 7:00 to 10:00◄ ♫♫♫ ►Patio Heroes, Kellie Rao and Friends, buzzbangpow, The Rhythm Kings, Venue: Callahan’s Music Hall, Auburn Hill, MI◄ ♫♫♫ ►Big Bucks and the Loose Change Blues Band with Headband, Venue:  Eagle Inn, Eagle, MI 9pm-1am◄ ♫♫♫ ►Avon Bomb , Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI 8pm – 12◄ ♫♫♫ ►Life Support, Venue:  Green Door, Lansing, MI◄ ♫♫♫ ►Ben Hassinger, Venue:  Lansing City Market, Lansing, MI◄ ♫♫♫ ►Gee Daddy's BIG Blues Revue, Featuring Martila Sanders, Venue:  Warehouse, Battle Creek, MI◄ ♫♫♫ ►Frog and the Beeftones, Venue:  Hot Shots, Portland, MI◄ ♫♫♫ ►Marci Linn Blues Band, Venue:  the 411 Club, Kalamazoo, MI

4-13...Joe and Vickie Price, Venue:  Greg Nagy Saturday Night Music Series, Scoters Bar and Grill, Flint, MI.◄ ♫♫♫ ►Sunday Funday, Venue:  Green Door, Lansing, MI◄ ♫♫♫ ►REO Speedwagon, Venue:  Kalamazoo State Theater, 404 Burdick, Kalamazoo, MI Tickets available through Ticketmaster online at ticketmaster.com or phone at 1-800-745-3000.  Tickets available in-person-only at the State Theatre Box Office◄ ♫♫♫ ►

4-14... Elden Kelly and the Next Step, Venue:  Green Door, Lansing, MI◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Open Mic Blues Mondays w/Hittin’ Home 6:30 – 10:30pm, Venue:  Suits Tavern, 210   S Washington, Lansing, MI

4-15... Open Mic w/Jen Sygit, Venue:  Dagwood’s, Lansing, MI◄ ♫♫♫ ►DJ Trivia and The Scratch Pilots, Venue:  Green Door, Lansing, MI

4-16...Johnny D Blues Jam, Venue:  Green Door, Lansing, MI◄ ♫♫♫ ►Good Cookies 8pm – 12 mid, Venue:  The Exchange, Lansing MI, 8:30 -11pm

4-17... Frog & The Beeftones Jam 8:30p.m. – 12:30a.m., Venue:  The Unicorn, Lansing, MI◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Blues Jam w/ the Out of Favor Boys, Venue:  The 411 Club, Kalamazoo, MI◄ ♫♫♫ ► Skory Oke Open Mic with Mike Skory, Venue:  The Exchange, Lansing, MI 8pm – 12◄ ♫♫♫ ►Big Willy, Venue:  Green Door, Lansing, MI

4-18... Root Doctor, Kathleen and Bridge Street Band, Venue:  WGVU Blues Fundraiser, Billy’s, Grand Rapids, MI◄ ♫♫♫ ►Biscuit Miller, Venue:  The 411 Club, Kalamazoo, MI◄ ♫♫♫ ►Big Boss Blues, Venue:  Louis Benton Lounge, Grand Rapids, MI◄ ♫♫♫ ►Scott Holt Band, Venue: Callahan’s Music Hall, Auburn Hill, MI◄ ♫♫♫ ►Smooth Daddy, Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI 8pm – 12◄ ♫♫♫ ►Soulstice, Venue:  Green Door, Lansing, MI◄ ♫♫♫ ►The John Patrick Peters Band, Venue:  Grand Haven Eagles Grand Haven, MI◄ ♫♫♫ ►Frog and the Beeftones, Venue:  Center Stage, Lansing, MI

4-19...Biscuit Miller and the Mix wsg Natalie and the Gem Tones, Venue:  2014 Gem Theater Winter Blues Series, Gem Theater, St Louis, MI.◄ ♫♫♫ ►Boss Blues, Venue:  The Ledges Sports Bar and Grill, Grand Ledge, MI◄ ♫♫♫ ►Smooth Daddy, Venue:  The Exchange, Lansing, MI 8pm – 12◄ ♫♫♫ ►Phunk Sway, Venue:  Green Door, Lansing, MI◄ ♫♫♫ ►The John Patrick Peters Band, Venue:  Grand Haven Eagles Grand Haven, MI◄ ♫♫♫ ►Matt Larusso, Venue: Lansing City Market, Lansing, MI◄ ♫♫♫ ►Frog and the Beeftones, Venue:  Center Stage, Lansing, MI◄ ♫♫♫ ►Big Boss Blues, Venue:  Ledges Sports Bar & Grill. Grand Ledge, MI◄ ♫♫♫ ►Free Blues Show with Greg Nagy, Venue:  The Warehouse, Battle Creek, MI

4-20... The Angelo Santelli Band, Venue:  Stober’s, Lansing, MI◄ ♫♫♫ ►Sunday Funday, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI

4-21... Elden Kelly and the Next Step, Venue:  Green Door, Lansing, MI◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Open Mic Blues Mondays w/Hittin’ Home 6:30 – 10:30pm, Venue:  Suits Tavern, 210   S Washington, Lansing, MI

4-22... Open Mic w/Jen Sygit, Venue:  Dagwood’s, Lansing, MI◄ ♫♫♫ ►DJ Trivia and Scratch Pilots, Venue:  Green Door, Lansing, MI |

4-23...Gurf Morlix, Venue:  Pumphouse Concerts, 368 Orchard, East Lansing, MI◄ ♫♫♫ ►Johnny D Blues Jam, Venue:  Green Door, Lansing, MI◄ ♫♫♫ ►Good Cookies 8pm – 12 mid, Venue: The Exchange, Lansing MI, 8:30 -11pm◄ ♫♫♫ ►

4-24... Frog & The Beeftones Jam 8:30p.m. – 12:30a.m.,Venue:  The Unicorn, Lansing, MI◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Blues Jam w/ the Out of Favor Boys, Venue:  The 411 Club, Kalamazoo, MI◄ ♫♫♫ ► Skory Oke Open Mic with Mike Skory, Venue:  The Exchange, Lansing, MI 8pm – 12◄ ♫♫♫ ►Hidden Agenda, Venue:  Green Door, Lansing, MI |