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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 at our discretion.

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2-22...Face Jam/Mike Skory and Friends at The Exchange, LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Karaoke Kraze at Green Door, LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Frog and the Beeftones Big Blues Jam Session at Gus Bar, 7pm - 2321 W Michigan Ave, LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Kyle Hilton Open Mic Jam 7 -10:30 PM at The Big Time Bar & Grill, Charlotte, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► John Nemeth & the Blue Dreamers @ Callahan’s, Auburn Hills, MI

2-23...Star Farm at Green Door, LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Summer of Sol At The Exchange, LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Hank Mowery & the Hawktones @ Billy’s Lounge, Grand Rapids, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Radience: Women of Motown at Cobo Great Hall, Wharton Center, MSU, East Lansing, MI 8 PM ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Big Boss Band at Union Cabaret 9 -12 pm, Kalamazoo, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Freddie Cunningham Band at Moriarty’s, LANSING, MI

2-24... Studebaker John and the Hawks at BLUEStage Club, Napoleon, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Star Farm at Green Door, LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Be Kind, Rewind At The Exchange, LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Laith Al-Saadi at Lone Oak, 8400 Ann Arbor Rd, Grass Lake, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Jimmy G & The Capitols featuring Kidd Cincinnati at Sirens, 119 E. Walker, St Johns, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Big Boss Band at Bengel Wildlife Center, Bath, MI 7:30 – 11:30 PM ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Thirsty Perch at Billy’s, Grand Rapids, MI

2-25...Big Boss Band at Louise’s Trophy House Grill and Fundraiser, Kalamazoo, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Fragment of Sol at Unicorn, LANSING, MI |

2-26... Keith Minaya and Travis Libby Acoustic Live! At The Exchange, LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Fragment of Sol at Williamston Pub, Williamston, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►

2-27... DJ Trivia at Green Door, LANSING, MI

2-28...Robert Cray Band at Kalamazoo State Theater, Kalamazoo, 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

3-1... Face Jam/Mike Skory and Friends at The Exchange, LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Karaoke Kraze at Green Door, LANSING, MI

3-2... Bridge St Band Birthday Bash! At UrbanBeat Event Center, Old Town, LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Miranda at Green Door, LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Avon Bomb At The Exchange, LANSING, MI

3-3... 2018 Gem Theater Winter Blues Series with Jim McCarthy and Mystery Train with Pat Similie at Gem Theater, St. Louis, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Frog and the Beeftones at Green Door, LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Avon Bomb At The Exchange, LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Stan Budzynski & 3rd Degree at Moriartys, LANSING, MI  9-1 |

3-4... KVBA Winter Blues Series w/Steve Pesch Band, Blue Soul Express 2pm at Shakespeare’s Pub lower level, Kalamazoo MI

3-5... The Chris Canas Band at Bohm Theatre, 201 S. Superior St, Albion, MI Join us in celebrating our third year of Blues at the Bohm! Tickets $10 7pm – 10pm ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Keith Minaya and Travis Libby Acoustic Live! At The Exchange, LANSING, MI

3-6...Deacon Earl at Stober’s Bar, LANSING, MI 10 pm – 1 am ◄ ♫♫♫ ► DJ Trivia at Green Door, LANSING, MI

3-7...Big Boss Band Performing at the Music Factory, 191 Angell Street, Battle Creek, MI.  We would love to see everyone at this show to demonstrate there is support for blues based music in Battle Creek. ◄ ♫♫♫ ►  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 

3-8... Face Jam/Mike Skory and Friends at The Exchange, LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Karaoke Kraze at Green Door, LANSING, MI

3-9...The Rotations at Green Door, LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Smooth Daddy At The Exchange, LANSING, MI

3-10...Hank Mowery and the Hawktones at BLUEStage Club, Napoleon, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► The Hot Mess at Green Door, LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Smooth Daddy At The Exchange, LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Out of Favor Boys at OFB Trio Potter’s Lounge, 7pm, Kalamazoo, MI

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3-12... Keith Minaya and Travis Libby Acoustic Live! At The Exchange, LANSING, MI

3-13... DJ Trivia at Green Door, LANSING, MI

3-14... 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 

3-15... Face Jam/Mike Skory and Friends at The Exchange, LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Karaoke Kraze at Green Door, LANSING, MI

3-16...Glamhammer at Green Door, LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Star Farm at Green Door, LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Showdown At The Exchange, LANSING, MI

3-17...St Patrick’s Day Mayhem at Green Door, LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Star Farm at Green Door, LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Showdown At The Exchange, LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Out of Favor Boys St. Patrick’s Day at Shakespeare’s Pub, 8pm Kalamazoo, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Stan Budzynski & 3rd Degree at Bengel Wildlife Center Bath, MI  7-11  

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