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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.

 

 

 

 

 

 




9-11...Karaoke Kraze Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Frog & the Beeftones Jam 8:30p.m. - 12:30 a.m. Venue: The Unicorn, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Skory Oke Open Mic with Mike Skory Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI 8pm – 12 ► ♪♫♪ ◄

9-12...Big Boss Blues Venue: New Holland Brewing Co., Holland, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Late Edition Band 8:30 – 1am Venue: Unicorn, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Randy Brock, The Soul Men with Paradise Band Venue: Blues, Brews, and Barbeque, 3601 Ford Road, Westland, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Frog & The Beeftones Venue: Center Stage, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Late Edition Band 8:30 – 1am Venue: Unicorn, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄

9-13... Late Edition Band 8:30 – 1am Venue: Unicorn, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Big Boss Blues Venue: New Holland Brewing Co., Holland, MI  ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Big Bill Harwell Band, Chris Canas Band, Alligators, Boa Constrictors, Motor City Kings Venue: Blues, Brews and Barbeque, 3601 Ford Road, Westland, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄   12pm,  Kev Nichols Venue: Alzheimer's Walk Venue: Cascades Park,  Jackson, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Frog & The Beeftones Venue: Artesian Wells  127 and US27, Cement City, MI  and Frog & The Beeftones Venue: Devil’s Lake Yacht  Club, Manitou Beach, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ The Groove Council Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI Happy Birthday JR Ray and TJ Jackson ► ♪♫♪ ◄  

9-14...Nathan Bell Venue: Pumphouse Concerts, East Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Sunday Funday Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI

9-15...Wishbone Ash Venue: Callahan’s Music Hall, Auburn Hills, MI. ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Manic Monday Karaoke Kraze Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI

9-16...D J Trivia Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Open Mic w/Jen Sygit Venue: Dagwood’s, Lansing, MI 

9-17...Chris Duarte Venue: Callahan’s Music Hall, Auburn Hills, MI. ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Johnny D Blues Jam Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Good Cookies 8-12 midnight Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Suzi and the Love Brothers Venue: The Waterfront, Lansing City Market 6:30-10:30pm

9-18...Karaoke Kraze Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Frog & the Beeftones Jam 8:30p.m. - 12:30 a.m. Venue: The Unicorn, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Skory Oke Open Mic with Mike Skory Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI 8pm – 12 ► ♪♫♪ ◄

9-19...  Old Town Blues Festival Performers: 5:00-6:00 pm Twyla Birdsong South Stage 6:00-7:00 pm Big Boss Blues Band North Stage 7:00-8:00 pm Harper & Midwest Kind South Stage 8:00-9:00 pm Greg Nagy North Stage 9:00-10:30 pm Mike Morgan with Hank Mowery & the Hawktones South Stage 10:30-11:30-ish Champagne & the Motor City Blues Crew North Stage

MICA STAGE (City Lot 56 at the South end of Turner St.) 5:00-5:45 pm: Harper Didgeridoo Workshop 6:15-7:00 pm: Red Herring (youth blues/rock) Venue: Old Town Blues Fest, Lansing, MI

Glamhammer Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ 8:30pm, Kev Nichols & Blue Tuesday Venue: the Hard Knock Grill, Jackson, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Frog & The Beeftones Venue: Unicorn, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄

9-20...Big Boss Blues Venue: Nick Finks, Grand Rapids, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Avon Bomb Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Rusty Wright Band Venue: Romulus Pumpkin Festival, Romulus, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ 7pm, Kev Nichols Venue: Meckley's Cidery, Somerset Center, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Frog and the Beeftones Venue: The Unicorn, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄

Old Town Blues Festival Performers: 2:00-2:45 pm & 3:15-4:00 pm Kathleen & the Bridge Street Band South Stage 4:00-5:00 pm Junior Valentine North Stage 5:00-6:00 pm Marci Linn Band South Stage 6:00-7:00 pm Frog & the Beeftones North Stage 7:00-8:00 pm Root Doctor featuring Freddie Cunningham South Stage 8:00-9:00 pm Bull Halsey North Stage 9:00-10:30 pm Sharrie Williams South Stage 10:30-11:30-ish Those Delta Rhythm Kings North Stage

MICA STAGE (City Lot 56 at the South end of Turner St.)  2:00-3:00 pm:  Andy Wilson-Harmonica for Kids 3:15-4:00 pm:  Gina Garner and Brian Kandler – Blues Brawl Duo Winner 4:15-5:15 pm: Matchette & Frog 5:30-6:30 pm: Allen Bates – Lap slide guitar exhibition & workshop 6:45-8:00 pm: Deacon Earl Venue: Old Town Blues fest, Lansing, MI

9-21... Sunday Funday Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄

9-22... Manic Monday Karaoke Kraze Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI

9-23... Open Mic w/Jen Sygit Venue: Dagwood’s, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ D J Trivia Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄

9-24... Johnny D Blues Jam  Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Good Cookies 8-12 midnight Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Gina Sicilia Venue: Callahan’s Music Hall, Auburn Hills, MI. ► ♪♫♪ ◄

9-25... Frog & the Beeftones Jam 8:30p.m. - 12:30 a.m. Venue: The Unicorn, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Skory Oke Open Mic with Mike Skory 8pm–12 Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Karaoke Kraze Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄