Michigan Happenings 2019

Thu 3/21 6pm • discussion and performance: How Sounds Are Made 1: Ian Fink, Detroit Bureau of Sound Cactus Concert • Light Box (8641 Linwood, Detroit) • $10

Thu 3/21 8pm • Scott Murphy, Betsy Soukup • Trumbullplex • All ages

Thu 3/21 8pm • Korine, Glowing Void, Primer, DJs Jam Jam and Tony Viviano • Outer Limits Lounge

Thu 3/21 8pm • Kesswa, DJ Kayla Hensley • Lo-Fi (Ann Arbor)

Fri 3/22 10pm • Suck It with Looky Looky (live) and DJs Geoffrey LaRue and Bill Spencer • UFO Factory • 18+

Fri 3/22 7pm • performance installation: Cristin Richard: Point of Return • The Detroit Club (712 Cass, Detroit) • $10

Fri 3/22 8pm • Minus 9, Pythian, Surfer James • Old Miami

Sat 3/23 10pm • A Love Eclectic, DJ Beige • Outer Limits Lounge

Sat 3/23 7:30pm • Spiral Stairs • Third Man Records Cass Corridor

Sat 3/23 8pm • Loose Koozies, Tin Foil, Wiccans • Ziggy’s, Ypsilanti • free

Sat 3/23 8pm • Damn the Witch Siren, DUANE, Dr Fadeaway, OLMS • Trumbullplex • $6-10 sliding scale • all ages

Sat 3/23 9pm • Mega Powers, Das Body, FADE, Tammy Lakkis • UFO Factory

Sat 3/23 9pm • Sros Lords, Womb Worm, Too Bad, Bad Molly • Phoney Island (6420 East Forest, Detroit) • $5

Sun 3/24 4pm • PERFORMING ARTS COMMUNION: Rebecca Rosen, Thomas Dunn • St. Luke’s Church (120 N Huron St, Ypsilanti) • free • all ages

Sun 3/24 8pm • CD release show: Planet D Nonet • Trinosophes

Mon 3/25 9pm • Big Mood Mondaze with Silas Green • 734 Brewing (16 E Cross, Ypsilanti)

Wed 3/27 7pm • art opening: Warren Defever “A Thousand Whispers Equals One Meow” • Motor City Brewing Works

Wed 3/27 8pm • Future Punx, Deadbeat Beat, PRC, Keep On Trash DJs • Outer Limits Lounge • $8

Thu 3/28 6pm • film screening: Finally Got the News (1970 documentary about the League of Revolutionary Black Workers in Detroit) • MOCAD

Thu 3/28 8pm • Jenny & Jackie, Milk Bath, Pato Y Pato, Haunted, DJ Shells • Outer Limits Lounge

Thu 3/28 8pm • Rob Noyes, Jon Collin, Nick Schillace • Trinosophes

Thu 3/28 8pm • Gooch Palms, Prude Boys, Primitiv Parts • PJ’s Lager House

Fri 3/29 9pm • Double Winter, Pledge Drive (Chicago), Teener, DJs Greg Baise and AZNAGEEL THE MAGE • UFO Factory

Sat 3/30 11pm-5am • Macho City 10 Year Anniversary with DJs Scott Z, Mike Trombley, Jeffrey Sfire • The Eagle of Detroit • $10 • 21+

Sat 3/30 7pm • Cloud Catcher, Anguish, Blind Haven, Wiccans • Sanctuary Detroit (Hamtramck) • $10

Sat 3/30 7pm • STRENGTH: A Benefit for Justin Walker with The High Strung, Duende, Carjack, Dawg Love, Kommander, Dark Red, OBLISK, Isles of ESP, ZZvava, EnD and more • Ant Hall, Hamtramck

Sat 3/30 8pm • Mdou Moctar, Guerilla Toss • Trinosophes

Sat 3/30 8pm • Blue Jeans, don’t, Anya Baghina • Ziggy’s (Ypsilanti) • all ages

Sat 3/30 9pm • Bureau Trash (Detroit Bureau of Sound), Sard • UFO Factory

Sun 3/31 10pm • Patrice Scott, Basic Soul Unit, J-UL • Motor City Wine (1949 Michigan Ave Detroit) • free

Wed 4/3 8pm • live film score by Tatsuya Nakatani • Trinosophes

Thu 4/4 8pm • Eric B. & Rakim • St. Andrews Hall

Thu 4/4 9pm • Dark Tea, Mantra, Jonathan Franco, Selector Shells • UFO Factory • $7 • 18+

Fri 4/5 7pm • Mott the Hoople • The Fillmore

Fri 4/5 7pm • I Got To Keep Moving: Balance (Michael Malis & Marcus Elliot) with Bill Harris and Gerald Cleaver • Toledo Museum of Art • free • all ages

Sat 4/6 10pm • Human Skull, Hydropark • Lo-Fi (Ann Arbor) • $5

Sat 4/6 8pm • Mars Williams’s Boneshaker with Kent Kessler and Paal Nilssen-Love • Kerrytown Concert House, Ann Arbor • $10 - $25

Sat 4/6 8pm • I Got To Keep Moving: Balance (Michael Malis & Marcus Elliot) with Bill Harris and Gerald Cleaver • University of Michigan School of Music, Theater and Dance, Kevreson Rehearsal Hall (Ann Arbor) • free • all ages

Sun 4/7 2pm • I Got To Keep Moving: Balance (Michael Malis & Marcus Elliot) with Bill Harris and Gerald Cleaver • Detroit Public Library Main Branch • free • all ages

Tue 4/9 7:30pm • Nick Mason’s A Saucerful of Secrets • The Fillmore Detroit • $45 and up

Tue 4/9 8pm • Ex Hex, Phased Out • Loving Touch (Ferndale)

Tue 4/9 9pm • Xeno and Oaklander • UFO Factory

Thu 4/11 8pm • Lee Fields • Blind Pig, Ann Arbor

Fri 4/12 7pm • film screening and live performance: Kronos Quartet and Sam Green: ‘A Thousand Ideas’ • Detroit Film Theatre (inside the DIA) • $30

Fri 4/12 8pm • The Scientists, Easy Action • UFO Factory

Mon 4/15 7pm • Acid Mothers Temple • Phog Lounge, Windsor, Ontario • $15/$20

Wed 4/17 8pm • Pedestrian Deposit, Sung Water, Cultural Fog • Tympanum (4661 E 9 Mile Rd, Warren) • $5-8 • all ages

Thu 4/18 7pm • Sunn O))), Papa M • Masonic Temple, Detroit

Thu 4/18 8pm • Heart of the Ghost (DC, Luke Stewart/Ian McColm/Jarrett Gilgore), Pete Larson • Ziggy’s (Ypsilanti) • all ages

Fri 4/19 8pm • Glands of External Secretion (Barbara Manning and Seymour Glass), Masimba Hwati, Mike Dilloway, Crh. Draheim • Tympanum, 4661 East 9 Mile, Warren

Fri 4/19 8pm • Heart of the Ghost (DC, Luke Stewart/Ian McColm/Jarrett Gilgore), Pete Larson, Molly Jones • Trinosophes • all ages

Sat 4/20 8pm • Laraaji • Mahall’s (Cleveland)

Sun 4/21 8pm • Priests • Marble Bar

Tue 4/23 8pm • Deerhoof, Palm, Stef Chura • Blind Pig • $15/$18

Mon 4/29 7:30pm • Sam Amidon, Flashpapr • The Ark (Ann Arbor) • $20 • All ages

Sat 5/4 8pm • Steve Swell / Gehard Ullmann / Fred Lonberg-Holm / Michael Zerang • Trinosophes

Sat 5/4 9pm • Old Time Relijun (K Records/Olympia WA), XV • UFO Factory

Tue 5/7 7pm • Damo Suzuki (of Can, backed by Joel Peterson, Matthew Smith, Abby Alwin, James Baljo, Dave Shettler, Marko Novachcoff), Universal Eyes • Deluxx Fluxx • $20/$25

Wed 5/8 7pm • Mark Lanegan, Simon Bonney • The Shelter, Detroit

Fri 5/10 7:30pm • the chamber music of Joel Peterson • The Cube (Orchestra Hall, Detroit)

Sat 5/11 9pm • Bonny Doon, Mountains & Rainbows, Cultural Fog • UFO Factory

Thu 5/16 8pm • • Outer Limits Lounge

Sat 5/25 12pm-9pm • Michigan Flea & Sound Bazaar with Nate Young, C.R.Odette, Amanda R. Howland, Suckling, Evenings, XV, Red Feather, Isabelle Rew, Ruin, Gabi Losoncy, Vision Board, Skin of the Earth Cinema • Tympanum (4661 E 9 Mile Rd, Warren) • all ages

Mon 5/27 8pm • Urs Leimgruber, Jim Baker • Trinosophes

Sun 6/16 8pm • Kelly Jean Caldwell Band, David Nance Group (Omaha), Long Hots (Philly), DJ Shells • Outer Limits Lounge • $8 • 18+

Fri 6/21 9pm • Lithics (Portland/Kill Rock Stars) • UFO Factory

Sat 6/22 9pm • Viki Viktoria, Shells, Stallone the Reducer, Weirding Module • UFO Factory

Sun 6/30 7pm • Built to Spill • St Andrews Hall • All ages

Mon 7/8 8pm • Bill Callahan • MOCAD

Sat 7/13 8pm • night one: Phil Ranelin’s 80th birthday show • Trinosophes

Sun 7/14 8pm • night two: Phil Ranelin’s 80th birthday show • Trinosophes

Thu 10/3 8pm • Stereolab • Majestic Theatre

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Recurring Events:

MON • Monday Is the New Monday DJ night w vegan food by Julian at Motor City Wine 7PM free

EVERY OTHER MON • Fire Music live jazz/improv/etc at Trixie's 9PM

TUES and THURS • Dennis Coffey performance at Northern Lights Lounge 8PM 21+ free

WED • Duality/Detroit (Ian Finkelstein & guests: live jazz, funk, electronic) at Motor City Wine 8PM $5