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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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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.

10-19...Michael Eyia w/ Mike Skory, Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄Karaoke Kraze, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄Frog & The Beeftones Jam 8:30 pm – 12:30 a.m., Venue: The Unicorn, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄Greg Nagy Solo Acoustic 6pm, Venue: Luigis El Toro, Flint, MI

10-20...The Rotations, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄Summer of Sol, Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄Chris Canas Band, Venue: Jimmie’s Smokehouse, Jackson, MI 9 pm ► ♪♫♪ ◄Mike Skory Music, Venue: Claddagh Irish Pub, Barrel of Blues Open Mic, Eastwood Mall, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄DJ “Pink” Clarinet, Venue: Eaton Rapids Medical Center, 3 -6 p.m., Eaton Rapids, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄Fat Boy and Jive Turkey, Venue: Moriarty’s Pub, 9 p.m. Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄Smooth Daddy, Venue: Unicorn Lounge, Lansing, MI 9 pm

10-21...War and Treaty, Venue: Walk the Beat Festival, Albion, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄Big Boss Band, Venue: Black River Tavern, South Haven, MI 10:00 to 1:30PM ► ♪♫♪ ◄Soulstice, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄The Hot Mess, Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄Frog & The Beeftones, Venue: Adrian Eagles, Adrian, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄Jimmy G and the Capitols and Deacon Earl & the Congregation, Venue: Walk the Beat, Albion, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄Martilla Sanders and Gee Q Band, Venue: BLUEStage Club, Napoleon, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄Bex Marshall, Venue: Frank Center for the Arts, Marshall MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ DJ  “Pink” Clarinet, Venue: Lansing City Market, 2:30 -5:00 P.M., Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄Smooth Daddy, Venue: Unicorn Lounge, Lansing, MI 9 pm ► ♪♫♪ ◄

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10-23... Singer Songwriter Open Mic at the Bohm, Venue: Bohm Theater, Albion, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄Keith Minaya and Travis Libby Acoustic Live, Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄

10-24... DJ Trivia, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI   ► ♪♫♪ ◄Jazz Tuesday’s Featuring Ramona Collins, Venue: Moriarty’s, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄

10-25... 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  ► ♪♫♪ ◄Deacon Earl, Venue: Allen Farmers Market, 5-7 pm, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄

10-26... Face Jam/Mike Skory and Friends, Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄Karaoke Kraze, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄Frog & The Beeftones Jam 8:30 pm – 12:30 a.m., Venue: The Unicorn, Lansing, MI

10-27...The Ukulele Kings, Venue: Jackson Coffee Company, Jackson, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄Glamhammer, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄Smooth Daddy, Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄Fragment of Sol, Venue: Unicorn, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄Mike Skory Music, Venue: Claddagh Irish Pub, Barrel of Blues Open Mic, Eastwood Mall, Lansing, MI

10-28...Root Doctor, Venue: Michigan Princess Hallowe’en Blues Cruise, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄Pat Zelenka Full Electric Band, Venue: Brick Wall Pub & Grill, Adrian MI 9-1 ► ♪♫♪ ◄Mix Pack, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄Smooth Daddy, Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄Fragment of Sol, Venue:  Unicorn, MI

10-29...Special Guest: Billy Davis and Airey B, Contestants are Big Daddy Fox, Bubba James, Crossfire Blues, The Greyhounds, Devar and the Detroiters, Big B and the Actual Proof, Venue: The 2017 Detroit Blues Challenge Finals, Callahan’s  Music Hall, Auburn Hills, MI

10-30... Keith Minaya and Travis Libby Acoustic Live, Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI

10-31... DJ Trivia, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄Jazz Tuesday’s Featuring Bill Heid and Paul Keller, Venue: Moriarty’s, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄

11-1... 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 

11-2... 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 ► ♪♫♪ ◄

11-3...Frog and Matchette, Venue: Cladaughs, Eastwood Mall, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄Roux, Venue: Green Door, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄ Showdown, Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI

11-4... DJ Clarinet Combo, Venue: Riverwalk Theater, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄Showdown, Venue: The Exchange, Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄Cindy McElroy CD Release Party, Venue: Uban Beat, 7 -10 p.m., Lansing, MI ► ♪♫♪ ◄

 

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