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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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10-18... Jeff Shoup and Friends at the Exchange, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►Karaoke Kartel at Green Door, LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►Deacon Earl at St. Casimir Church, 800 West Barnes, LANSING, MI 3 -5 PM ◄ ♫♫♫ ►Jazz Thursdays at UrbanBeat Event Center, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►Open Mic Jam hosted by Hilton Rock and Soul Review at Tony M’s, Lansing, MI 7 PM ◄ ♫♫♫ ► Meet Me at the Crossroads: Old Time / Blues / Honky Tonk Duos at Robin Theater, LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►Blues/Rock Jam w/TC & the Roadmasters 7pm @ BLUEStage Club, Napoleon MI

10-19...Big Willy at Green Door, LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►Showdown At The Exchange, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►Scott Holt @ Callahan’s, Auburn Hills, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►Lonesome Ace Stringband! At 7:30 pm, MSU Community Music School, East Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►Frog and the Beeftones at VFW 701, Lansing, MI

10-20... James Reeser and the Backseat Drivers and Horse Cave Trio at the BLUEStage Club, 398 Brooklyn Rd, Napoleon, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►Mike Espy Group @ Beale Street BBQ, Fenton, MI 7-10 pm ◄ ♫♫♫ ►The Hot Mess at Green Door, LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►Orquesta Ritmo at UrbanBeat, Lansing, MI  8:30 PM $10 per person ◄ ♫♫♫ ►Mike Espy Group @ Beale Street BBQ, Fenton, MI. 7-10 pm ◄ ♫♫♫ ►Out of Favor Boys at Scotty’s Sandbar, Bay City, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►Hawktones at Lansing Brewing Company, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►Showdown At The Exchange, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►Deacon Earl at Blues Reggae, Americana, & More, 5151 Marsh Rd, Okemos, MI  ◄ ♫♫♫ ►Frog and the Beeftones at Mortiarty’s, Lansing, MI

10-21...2018 Detroit Blues Final Challenge 2-6 PM at Token Lounge, Westland, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►Marie Muladaur at Tip Top Deluxe Bar & Grill, Grand Rapids, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►

10-22... Keith Minaya and Travis Libby At The Exchange, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►Open Mic Monday at MBC, Lansing, MI

10-23... DJ Trivia at Green Door, LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►Jazz Tuesdays at Moriarty’s, Lansing, MI

10-24... 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 

10-25... Jeff Shoup and Friends at the Exchange, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►Karaoke Kartel at Green Door, LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►Jazz Thursdays at UrbanBeat Event Center, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►DJ Clarinet at Williamston Senior Citizens Luncheon, Williamston, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►Frog abd Kathy Ford at Sir Pizza, Lansing, MI

10-26...The Hawktones at Lansing Brewing CO. Lansing, MI 8 -11 PM ◄ ♫♫♫ ►Dave Sharp Worlds Quartet with special guest Elden Kelly at UrbanBeat, Lansing, MI 8- 11 PM ◄ ♫♫♫ ►Out of Favor Boys at JT’s Billiard Bar and Grill, Coldwater, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►Jimmy G and the Capitols featuring Kidd Cincinnati at Unicorn, Lansing, MI 9 -1 AM ◄ ♫♫♫ ►Avon Bomb At The Exchange, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►StarFarm at Green Door, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►Time2 Play at Reno’s East, 7 – 11PM, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►Frog and Matchette at Mancinos, Jackson, MI

10-27...Root Doctor at Halloween Blues Cruise on the Michigan Princess, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►Grady Hall and the Disciples of Funk, 8:00 PM 11:30 PM at UrbanBeat Event Center, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►Out of Favor Boys 3 at Potter’s Lounge, Kalamazoo, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►Avon Bomb At The Exchange, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►StarFarm at Green Door, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►Deacon Earl at Blues Reggae, Americana, & More, 5151 Marsh Rd, Okemos, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►Frog and the Beeftones wsg Gina at Center Stage, Lansing, MI

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10-29... Keith Minaya and Travis Libby At The Exchange, Lansing, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►Open Mic Monday at MBC, Lansing, MI

10-30... DJ Trivia at Green Door, LANSING, MI ◄ ♫♫♫ ►Rodney Whitaker CD Release Party at Jazz Tuesdays, Moriarty’s, Lansing, MI

10-31... Blue Wednesday with Good Cookies Band at The Exchange, LANSING, MI  ◄ ♫♫♫ ►Johnny D Blues Jam  Hallowe’en Night Party at Green Door, LANSING, MI  ◄ ♫♫♫ ►Open Mic w/Jen Sygit at Moriarty’s Pub, 9-12 midnight, LANSING, MI 

11-1...Salute to Vets: Honoring Sisters Who Served: Performances by Larry McCray and Tell Yo Mama, at Tequila Cowboy, Lansing Mall, Lansing, MI Doors 6 PM, Music 8 PM $10.00 Vets and Students, $15 Advanced and $20 at Door