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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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6-14...Root Doctor at Grand Ledge Music in the Park Concert Series, Grand Ledge, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Pat Z at MBC wsg Alex Mendenall at Midtown Brewing Company, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Face Jam/Mike Skory and Friends at The Exchange, LANSING, MI. ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Karaoke Kraze at Green Door, LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Frog and the Beeftones at Gus’s, LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Jazz Thursday’s with Happenstance at UrbanBeat, Lansing, MI

6-15...Jimmy G and the Capitols featuring Kidd Cincinnati at Champions, Holt, MI 8 – 12PM ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Smooth Daddy at Lake Lansing Band Shell, Lake Lansing Park South, Haslett, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Out of Favor Boys at South Haven Harborfest – South Haven, MI 6 p.m. ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Out of Favor Boys at Black River Tavern, South Haven, MI 10 p.m. ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Orquesta RITMO at fundraiser in Grand Rapids for Cuban Hospitals on Maryland Ave, Grand Rapids, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Sloan at Green Door, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Showdown at The Exchange, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Spoonful:  Stokes, Smalley, Frog at Unicorn, Lansing, MI

6-16...Phil Denny CD Release Align at The Loft, LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Big Boss at Red’s Sports Bar, 8-12 mid, Middleville, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Out of Favor Boys at Battle Creek Harley Davidson – Battle Creek, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Mike Espy and Vehicle City All-Stars at Beale St. BBQ 7 – 10PM, Fenton, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Orquesta RITMO at the Ann Arbor Summer Fest, Rakham Main Stage, 10 PM, Ann Arbor, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Time2Play at Reno’s East, 6pm to 10pm, East Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Potts RD at Green Door, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Showdown at The Exchange, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Frog and the Beeftones at Lake City, MI

6-17... June MAD Week at Wheatland Music Festival Site, located just west of 5161 Pierce Rd, Remus, MI http://www.wheatlandmusic.org/june-mad-week/ ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Root Doctor at Dockers, Muskegon, MI 3 – 7 PM

6-18... June MAD Week at Wheatland Music Festival Site, located just west of 5161 Pierce Rd, Remus, MI http://www.wheatlandmusic.org/june-mad-week/ ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Keith Minaya and Travis Libby Acoustic Live! At The Exchange, LANSING, MI. ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Open Mic Monday at MBC, LANSING, MI

6-19... June MAD Week at Wheatland Music Festival Site, located just west of 5161 Pierce Rd, Remus, MI http://www.wheatlandmusic.org/june-mad-week/  ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Big Boss at River Rouge Blues Series, Rockford, MI 7 – 9 PM ◄ ♫♫♫ ► DJ Trivia at Green Door, LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Tue 7 PM · TC's Jams at the BLUEStage · Napoleon, Mic ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Jazz Tuesdays at Moriarty’s, Lansing, MI

6-20... June MAD Week at Wheatland Music Festival Site, located just west of 5161 Pierce Rd, Remus, MI http://www.wheatlandmusic.org/june-mad-week/ ◄ ♫♫♫ ► OFB3 @ O’Duffy’s Pub, Kalamazoo, MI, 8 p.m. ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Root Doctor at Lansing Concert in the Park at Risdale Park, 7 – 9 PM, LANSING, 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 Pub, 9-12 midnight, LANSING, MI  ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Sea Cruisers at Concert in the Park Series, St John’s City Park, St John’s, MI

6-21... June MAD Week at Wheatland Music Festival Site, located just west of 5161 Pierce Rd, Remus, MI http://www.wheatlandmusic.org/june-mad-week/  ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Soulstice (Yankee Doodle Days ) at Grand Ledge Music in the Park Concert Series, Grand Ledge, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Pat Z at MBC wsg Alex Mendenall at Midtown Brewing Company, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Face Jam/Mike Skory and Friends at The Exchange, LANSING, MI. ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Karaoke Kraze at Green Door, LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Frog and the Beeftones at Gus’s, LANSING, MI  

6-22...Capital City Chordsman at Lake Lansing Band Shell, Lake Lansing Park South, Haslett, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  June MAD Week at Wheatland Music Festival Site, located just west of 5161 Pierce Rd, Remus, MI http://www.wheatlandmusic.org/june-mad-week/ ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Summer Solstice Jazz Festival at East Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Big Boss at Moriarty’s, LANSING, MI 9 -1 AM ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Root Doctor at Summer Solstice Jazz festival, Education Stage, 8:30 – 9:30 PM, East Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► 9:30 - The Rotations at the Exchange, LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Avon Bomb at Green Door, LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Frog and the Beeftones at Unicorn, Lansing, MI

6-23... June MAD Week at Wheatland Music Festival Site, located just west of 5161 Pierce Rd, Remus, MI http://www.wheatlandmusic.org/june-mad-week/ ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Who Dat? Blues Band, Big Al and the Heavyweights, Luke Repass Band, Marci Linn Band, Danae and the Grind   at Marshall Blues Festival, Marshall, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Summer Solstice Jazz Festival at East Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Deacon Earl at Meridian Township Farmers Market, Okemos, MI 3 -5 ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Big Boss at FennValley Wine Festival, 1 -3 PM, Fennville, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Orquesta RITMO at the East Lansing Jazz Festival, East Lansing, MI 9:30 PM ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Icy Dicy at Green Door, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Frog and the Beeftones at Center Stage, Lansing, MI

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6-25... Keith Minaya and Travis Libby Acoustic Live! At The Exchange, LANSING, MI. ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Open Mic Monday at MBC, LANSING, MI

JUNE 26, 2018... Blues and Bayous Tour with John Fogerty, Willie Nelson, and ZZ Top at Soaring Eagle and Casino, 7 – 11 PM Mt Pleasant, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► DJ Trivia at Green Door, LANSING, MI

6-27... Lansing 'Concerts in the Park Series' with Delilah DeWylde at Ferris Park, 7 – 9 PM,  LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  97LAV Summertime Blues wsg/The LARRY McCRAY Band at DeltaPlex Arena Parking Lot, 2500 Turner, Grand Rapids, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Mike Eyia soloat Farmers Market, Kalamazoo Street, LANSING, MI 5 – 6:30 PM ◄ ♫♫♫ ► 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 Pub, 9-12 midnight, LANSING, MI  ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Ben Daniels Band at Concert in the Park Series, St John’s City Park, St John’s, MI

6-28... Deacon Earl at South Lansing Farmers Market, LANSING, MI 3 -5 PM ◄ ♫♫♫ ► The Invasion at Grand Ledge Music in the Park Concert Series, Grand Ledge, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Pat Z at MBC wsg Alex Mendenall at Midtown Brewing Company, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Big Boss at FennValley Trio Gig, Fennville, MI 5:30 -7:30 PM ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Mother Haggard Duo: Kathleen Walters and Doug Fritch at Waterfront Bar and Grill6 – 10 PM, LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Root Doctor at Oxford Concert in the Park, Oxford, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Face Jam/Mike Skory and Friends at The Exchange, LANSING, MI. ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Karaoke Kraze at Green Door, LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Frog and the Beeftones at Gus’s, LANSING, MI

6-29...Meridan Community Band at Lake Lansing Band Shell, Lake Lansing Park South, Haslett, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Deacon Earl Acoustic at Siren’s Bar, St Johns, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Big Willy at Green Door, LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Twila Birdsong at Moriarty’s, Lansing, MI

6-30...Unlimited at Classic Pub, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Big Boss at Lolo’s Bar and Grill, 4 -8 PM, Holland, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Miranda and the M-80’s at Green Door, LANSING, MI

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