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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


Lookin' In

"Lookin' In "


"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.

Schedule Posting Disclaimer: Gordzillasblues.com is a privately owned web site solely managed by an individual(s) interested in blues music. We do not, at this time, solicit advertising nor receive compensation from any commercial organization. Music schedules posted on this web site generally pertain to BLUES music.  Gordzillasblues.com allows certain leeway for genres as jazz, rock, R&B, gospel, bluegrass, and some country. All others forms of musical varieties are not posted on this web site. Gordzillasblues.com reserves the sole right in administering the music schedule for publication on the web site.

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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12-7... Frog & The Beeftones Jam 8:30 pm – 12:30 a.m., Venue: The Unicorn, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫ Face Jam/Mike Skory and Friends, Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫  Karaoke Kraze, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫  Open Mic/Jam, Venue: Waterfront Bar and Grill, Lansing, MI 6 – 10 PM

12-8...Out of Favor Boys, Venue: Old Dog Tavern, Kalamazoo, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫  Gary Hoey, Venue: Callahan’s Music Hall, Auburn Hill, MI   ♪ 🎹 🎸♫  Unlimited, Venue: Coach’s Pub, Lansing, MI 9 pm ♪ 🎹 🎸♫  Smooth Daddy, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫  Avon Bomb, Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫  Stan Budzynski & 3rd Degree, Venue: Moriarty’s, Lansing, MI 9-1 am ♪ 🎹 🎸♫  Tab Benoit @ Kalamazoo State Theatre, Kalamazoo MI

12-9... Avon Bomb, Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫  Hot Mess, Venue: the Green Door, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫  Buzz & Buster, Venue: Pump House Concerts, 7 PM · Pump House Concerts · East Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫  Jimmy Stagger "Both Sides of the Blues" acoustic 1st act, w/band 2nd act @ BLUEStage Club, Napoleon MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫  Chris Canas Band @ Guy Hollerin's Blues and Brews, Ann Arbor MI

12-10...No schedule

12-11... Manic Monday, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫  Tab Benoit, Venue: Callahan’s Music Hall, Auburn Hills, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫ 

12-12... DJ Trivia, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫  Gregg Hill, Venue: Jazz Tuesdays, Moriarty’s Pub, Lansing, MI

12-13... Blue Wednesday with 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 

12-14...Frog & The Beeftones Jam 8:30 pm – 12:30 a.m., Venue: The Unicorn, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫  Face Jam/Mike Skory and Friends, Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫  Karaoke Kraze, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫  Open Mic/Jam, Venue: Waterfront Bar and Grill, Lansing, MI 6 – 10 PM

12-15...Anthony Gomes, Venue: Callahan’s Music Hall, Auburn Hill, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫  Smooth Daddy, Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫  Avon Bomb, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫   Deacon Earl and Deacon Earl & The Congregation, Venue: The Unicorn, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫  Kathleen & the Bridge St Trio, Venue: Waterfront Bar and Grill 6 – 10 PM, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫ 

12-16... Smooth Daddy, Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫  Medusa, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫  Frog and the Beeftones, Venue: Roadhouse, Mulliken, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫ 

12-17... The McKee Brothers in Concert, Venue: UrbanBeat Event Center, Lansing, MI  3-6 p.m.

12-18...Manic Monday, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI

12-19... TC’s Jam Session, Venue: BLUEStage Club, Napoleon, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫  DJ Trivia, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI

12-20... Blue Wednesday with 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  ♪ 🎹 🎸♫  Stan Budzynski & 3rd Degree 10 -1 AM, Venue: Stober’s, Lansing, MI

12-21...Frog & The Beeftones Jam 8:30 pm – 12:30 a.m., Venue: The Unicorn, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫ Face Jam/Mike Skory and Friends, Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫ Karaoke Kraze, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫  Open Mic/Jam, Venue: Waterfront Bar and Grill, Lansing, MI 6 – 10 PM

12-22... Big Boss Blues, Venue: Union Cabaret and Grill, Kalamazoo, MI 9 -12:30 am ♪ 🎹 🎸♫  Soulstice, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI

12-23...Curtis Sumter Project featuring Toasha Owens, Mike “Albion Smith” Crupi opening, Venue: BLUEStage Club, Napoleon, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫  Bobby Murray Christmas, Venue: Callahan’s Music Hall, Auburn Hill, MI  ♪ 🎹 🎸♫  Home For Christmas - Downbeat Groove, Venue: UrbanBeat Event Center, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫  Global Village Festivus, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ♪ 🎹 🎸♫  Frog and the Beeftones, Venue: Festivus Party, Center Stage, Lansing, MI

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