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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 our discretion.

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8-16...Kari Holmes at Grand Ledge Music in the Park Concert Series, Grand Ledge, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Frog and the Beeftones at Gus’s, LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Karaoke Kraze at Green Door, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Pat Z at MBC at Midtown Brewing Company, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Thursday at The Exchange, LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  DJ Clarinet (solo) at Dimondale Farmers’ Market 3-7PM, Dimondale, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Mike Eyia Latin Jazz Trio at UrbanBeat Event Center, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Kathleen Murray Band at Lansing City Market, Lansing, MI  

8-17... Jimmy G and the Capitols featuring Kidd Cincinnati at Lansing Brewing Co. 8 -12 PM, LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Don Middlebrook and the Pearl Divers at Lake Lansing Band Shell, Lake Lansing Park South, Haslett, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Deacon Earl at Sirens Bar, Saint Johns, MI 7 PM ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  St Louis Blues Festival in St Louis, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Brenda Loomis Band at City Park Concert, Jerome, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Big Boss Band at City Bandshell Concert, 7:30 to 8:30pm, St. Joseph, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Smooth Daddy at The Exchange, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Kathleen and Bridge Street Band at Moriarty’s, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Miranda and the M-80’s at Green Door, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Ann Arbor Blues Festival, 6:00: The Bob Margolin Trio 7:00: Carolyn Wonderland 8:15: Benny Turner 9:30: Shemekia Copeland at the Washtenaw Farm Council Grounds, Ann Arbor, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Stan Craig Band at Waterfront Bar and Grill, Lansing, MI

8-18... St Louis Blues Festival in St Louis, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Big Boss Band at Moriarty’s Pub, Lansing, MI 9 -1 AM ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Smooth Daddy at The Exchange, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  The Rotations at Green Door, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Frog and the Beeftones at Lake City Eagles, Lake City, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Ann Arbor Blues Festival12:00: Jake Kershaw 1:00: John Sinclair and the Blues Scholars with special guest Don Was 2:00: Nora Jean Bruso 3:00: Pete Anderson 4:15: Scott Sharrard 5:30: Sue Foley 6:45: Larry McCray 8:00: Janiva Magness 9:30: Ana Popovic at the Washtenaw Farm Council Grounds, Ann Arbor, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Blue Soul Express 9:30pm @ Billy’s Lounge, Grand Rapids, MI

8-19... DJ Clarinet (solo) at East Lansing Farmers’ Market 10AM-12, Tom & Mary noon-2PM, Lansing, MI

8-20... Keith Minaya and Travis Libby At The Exchange, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Harper and Midwest Kind at 2pm - Australian Didge- ucation - Kalamazoo Library - Oshtemo Branch, MI

8-21... 7 PM · TC's Jams at the BLUEStage · Napoleon, Mic ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  DJ Trivia at Green Door, LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Jazz Tuesdays at Moriarty’s, Lansing, MI

8-22...Toppermost at Concert in the Park Series, St John’s City Park, St John’s, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Blue Wednesday with Good Cookies Band at The Exchange, LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Johnny D Blues Jam at Green Door, LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Open Mic w/Jen Sygit at Moriarty’s, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►   Harper and Midwest Kind at 7pm - Wenger Pavilion - Baldwin, MI

8-23... Deacon Earl at St. Casimir Church, 800 West Barnes, LANSING, MI 5-7 PM ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Red Herring at Grand Ledge Music in the Park Concert Series, Grand Ledge, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Out of Favor Boys 3 at Fenn Valley Winery, Fennville, MI 5:30 PM ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Frog and the Beeftones at Gus’s, LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Karaoke Kraze at Green Door, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Pat Z at MBC at Midtown Brewing Company, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  DJ Clarinet (solo)  at South Lansing Farmers’ Market 3-5PM, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Thursday at The Exchange, LANSING, MI 

8-24...Black Barn Band at Lake Lansing Band Shell, Lake Lansing Park South, Haslett, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Big Boss Band at Warner Vineyards, Paw Paw, MI 5:00 to 8:00 ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Sloan at Green Door, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  The DJCLARINET COMBO at Roma’s Back Door, Owosso, MI 7-9PM ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Frog and Beeftones at 701 VFW Post, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Harper and Midwest Kind at 8pm - Microbrew Music Fest - Mt Mancelona, Mancelona, MI

8-25... Out of Favor Boys at Turtle Lake Music Festival, 12 PM, Union City, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Out of Favor Boys  SECOND Event, at Cass County Fundraiser, 6 PM Cassopolis, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Scratch Pilots at Green Door, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Harper and Midwest Kind at Eckert’s Apple Orchard, Belleville, MI

8-26...Tommy Castro and the Painkillers at Wildwood Amphitheater, Lake Orion, MI 6 PM

8-27... Keith Minaya and Travis Libby At The Exchange, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►

8-28... DJ Trivia at Green Door, LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Jazz Tuesdays at Moriarty’s, Lansing, MI

8-29...Matt King at Concert in the Park Series, St John’s City Park, St John’s, MI

8-30...Global Village at Grand Ledge Music in the Park Concert Series, Grand Ledge, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Brenda Loomis Band at Potter Park Zoo, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Frog and the Beeftones at Gus’s, LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Karaoke Kraze at Green Door, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Pat Z at MBC at Midtown Brewing Company, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Thursday at The Exchange, LANSING, MI 

8-31...Jeff Baldori at Lake Lansing Band Shell, Lake Lansing Park South, Haslett, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Big Boss Band at Silver Lake Chicken Shack, 6:30 to 10:30pm, Silver Lake, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Icy Dicy at Green Door, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Frog and Beef Tones at  Belding Festival, Belding, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  Orquesta RITMO at UrbanBeat, Lansing, MI

9-1 Return of Three Guinness and a Frog at Blue Goose, Detroit, MI

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