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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.These listings are courtesy publications and may change at any time. Please contact the artist or venue to confirm dates. We are not responsible for any incorrect listings.

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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.

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11-16... Frog & The Beeftones Jam 8:30 pm – 12:30 a.m., Venue: The Unicorn, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Mike Skory, Big Willy, Mike Smally, Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Karaoke Kraze, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI

11-17...Chris Canas Band, Venue: Lansing Brewing Co. 7 pm, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Hot Mess, Venue: The Unicorn, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Avon Bomb, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Robert Bradley, Venue: Callahan’s Music Hall, Auburn Hill, MI   ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Deacon Earl 6:30 -7:30 pm, Venue: Lansing City Market, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Smooth Daddy, Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► JPP Band, Venue: Tavern & Tap, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Blue Tuesday, Venue: Jimmie’s Smokehouse, Jackson, MI

11-18...Smooth Daddy, Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Big Boss Trio, Venue: Saugatuck Brewing, 6 – 10 pm, Saugatuck, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Jonestown Crows, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Frog & The Beeftones, Venue: Center Stage, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Orquesta Ritmo, Venue: Urbanbeat, 8:30 -12 mid, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► The Hoopties @ Moriarty’s  Pub, Lansing, MI

11-19...CABS Breakin’ Bread with the Blues, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI 4:00 pm – Nichols and Frog * 5:00 pm – Johnny D Blues Band * 6:00 pm – Frog and the Beeftones * 7:00 pm – Kevin Nichols and Blue Tuesday * 8:00 pm – Twyla Birdsong.

11-20... Keith Minaya and Travis Libby Acoustic Live!, Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Johnny D Blues Night, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI

11-21... TC’s Jam Session, Venue: BLUEStage Club, Napoleon, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► DJ Trivia, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Isley Brothers Power of Peace, Venue: Sound Board, motor City Casino Hotel, Detroit, MI

11-22... Jimmy G and the Capitols Featuring Roger "Kidd Cincinnati" Gentry, Venue: Korner Pub, Owosso, MI 9 -1 am ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Blue Wednesday with the Good Cookies Band, Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Glamhammer, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Open Mic w/Jen Sygit, Venue: Moriarty’s Pub, 9-12 midnight, Lansing, MI 

11-23...Green Door Closed ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Thanksgiving Day!

11-24... Joe Bonamassa, Venue: Fox Theatre Detroit, Detroit, MI, 8:00 PM ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Miranda and the M-80’s, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Be Kind, Rewind, Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Larry McCray, Venue: Callahan’s Music Hall, Auburn Hill, MI   

11-25...The Alligators wsg Tito Villarreal opening, Venue: BLUEStage Club, Napoleon, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Stan Craig & The E Brothers, Venue: Moriarty 9-1, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Icy Dicy, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Frog & The Beeftones, Venue: The Unicorn, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Larry McCray, Venue: Callahan’s Music Hall, Auburn Hill, MI   

11-26...Billy Davis Memphis Blues Challenger Fundraiser, Venue: Callahan’s Music Hall, Auburn Hill, MI   

11-27... Keith Minaya and Travis Libby Acoustic Live!, Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI

11-28... DJ Trivia, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI

11-29...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 

11-30...Frog & The Beeftones Jam 8:30 pm – 12:30 a.m., Venue: The Unicorn, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Mike Skory and Mike Eyia, Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Karaoke Kraze, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI

12-1...Showdown, Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Frog & The Beeftones, Venue: Jumbos, Owosso, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Davy Knowles, Venue: Callahan’s Music Hall, Auburn Hill, MI   ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Smooth Daddy, Venue: The Unicorn, Lansing, MI

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