Michigan Happenings 2019

Sat 4/20 10pm • Mike Servito, Erika, BMG, Rebecca Goldberg • Tangent Gallery (715 E Milwaukee Detroit) • 21+

Sat 4/20 4pm-9pm • Psy Jazz Matinee with At Risk Youth, Pink Chunk Jazz Band, Public Urination, The Amoeba Boys and more • Trixie’s (Hamtramck) • $5 • 21+

Sat 4/20 7pm • art opening: Thelonius Bone “Alcoholics Anonymous Redux” with DJ Wade Kergan • UFO Factory • free

Sat 4/20 7pm • art opening: Plants Make People Happy with Lindsay Farris, Ash Nowak, Eileen Lee, Vanessa Beard, Debbie Carlos • Grey Area (4200 W Vernor Hwy Detroit) • free • all ages

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

Sat 4/20 8pm • Heart of the Ghost (DC, Luke Stewart/Ian McColm/Jarrett Gilgore) • Robinwood Concerthouse (Toledo)

Sat 4/20 8pm • MonkeyBarz After Dark with Jamall Bufford, Keem the Franchize, T.Calmese, Wu Zee, DJ TJ and more • Spread Art (formerly CAID 5141 Rosa Parks Detroit) • $10 suggested • all ages

Sat 4/20 9pm • XV, Public Urination, The Avatars • Elks lodge (220 W Sunset Ann Arbor)

Sun 4/21 11am • Gospel Brunch with DJ Yeti and Baobab Fare • UFO Factory

Sun 4/21 8pm • Priests, Gurr, True Blue • Marble Bar

Sun 4/21 8pm • Wiccans, Wolf Eyes, Satanhaus, The Picassos • The Sanctuary (Hamtramck)

Sun 4/21 8pm • Uroboros Sextet, Hydropark, Sun Trash • Spread Art (formerly CAID 5141 Rosa Parks Detroit) • all ages

Sun 4/21 8pm • Science Man, Werewolf Jones, Sros Lords • Outer Limits Lounge

Sun 4/21 8pm • Reaches, Rabbits Daughters, DPT, Patrick Elkins • Dreamland Theater (Ypsilanti) • all ages

Sun 4/21 9pm • Mike Huckaby, Deon Jamar, Lorenzo, Yukiko • TV Lounge

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

Wed 4/24 8pm • Outer Limits Trivia Night #3 with Greg Baise • Outer Limits Lounge

Fri 4/26 10pm • Suck It with Ali Berger (live) and DJs Ron Like Hell, Geoffrey LaRue, & Bill Spencer • UFO Factory • $10

Fri 4/26 8pm • Hot Garbage (Toronto), Double Winter, Phased Out • Outer Limits Lounge

Sat 4/27 7pm • Great Black Music with Thalatha (Hakim Jami, Ali-Allan Colding, Aurora Harris) • Liberal Arts Gallery (3361 Gratiot Ave Detroit) • $20

Sat 4/27 8pm • Art opening & performanCe: Joshua Kochis (art show) with performances by Kevin McKay, Isaac Levine, Fat Angry Hens • Spread Art (formerly CAID, 5141 Rosa Parks, Detroit) • Free • All ages

Sat 4/27 8pm • Jib Kidder, Philip Gayle, Shizka & The Lamb Life Orchestra • Dreamland Theater (Ypsilanti) • $7 • all ages

Sun 4/28 7pm • Death, Timmy’s Organism • Deluxx Fluxx • $20/$25 • 18+

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

Mon 4/29 8pm • fire music mondays: A Quartet of Improvisers (Kaleigh Wilder - Baritone Sax, Marcus Elliot - Winds, Jake Shadik - Electronics, Rafael Statin - Electronics), The Spacementnauts (Erik Gustafson - Guitar Machine, Roberto Warren - Space Stick, Djallo Djakate - Machines/Synth) • Trixie’s (Hamtramck)

Tue 4/30 2pm • public hearing: Detroit City Council Hearing on Marathon Petroleum • Detroit City Council (2 Woodward Ave, Room 1340, Detroit)

Wed 5/1 7pm • film screening: Salt of the Earth (1954) • Cinema Detroit

Wed 5/1 8pm • Emily Reo, Foxes in Fiction, Duane • Marble Bar

Thu 5/2 6:30pm • community forum: Open Housing Forum hosted by City of Ypsilanti Housing Affordability & Accessibility Committee • Riverside Arts Center (76 N Huron St Ypsilanti)

Thu 5/2 7pm • Orville Peck, Kelly Jean Caldwell Band • PJ’s Lager House

Thu 5/2 8pm • Wet Dog, OHNONOTSID, EddieLogix, JoRadSilver • Donovan’s Pub (3003 W Vernor Hwy Detroit)

Fri 5/3 10pm • FIT Siegel, Isaac Prieto • UFO Factory

Fri 5/3 8pm • Britney Stoney, Tanager, Fat Angry Hens • Ziggy’s (Ypsilanti) • all ages

Fri 5/3 8pm • Britney Stoney, Tanager, Fat Angry Hens • Ziggy’s (Ypsilanti) • all ages

Fri 5/3 8pm • Alexander (New Haven CT), Tyler Hicks, Shells • Tympanum (4661 E 9 Mile Rd, Warren) • all ages

Sat 5/4 2pm-3:30pm • LECture: The Roots of Slavery, White Supremacy & Capitalism with Dr. Gerald Horne • Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History

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, Dr. Pete Larson, DJ Greg Baise • UFO Factory

Sat 5/4 9pm • Peanut Butter Wolf, J Rocc, DJ Dez Andres • Marble Bar • $10 / $12

Sun 5/5 7pm • Ava Mendoza • Entropy Stereo (25908 West Six Mile, Redford) • $10

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

Fri 5/10 7pm • STORYTELLING AND SONG CYCLE PERFORMANCE: Songs & Stories My Mother Taught Me by Patricia Wheeler, Sonya Belaya and more • Detroit Institute of Art

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

Sun 5/12 2pm • adrienne maree brown: emergent strategy and pleasure activism • Detroit Public Library Main Branch (Old Fine Arts Room, 3rd Floor) • free • all ages

Mon 5/13 9pm • Dehd, Soviet Girls, 2000Blue • UFO Factory

Wed 5/15 8pm • Acid Dad, Johnny Ill, Milk Bath, DJ Jam Jam • Outer Limits Lounge

Thu 5/16 8pm • Radiator Hospital, Deadbeat Beat, Big Nothing, Dont • Outer Limits Lounge

Thu 5/23 9pm • Drinkard Sisters • Cadieux Cafe

Fri 5/24 10pm • Snake Pit with Scott Zacharias, Bill Converse, Enrique (live), Sync Sapro (live), Nickolaus Typaldos (live), Mauri Menjivar, Nihal Ramchandani • Menjo’s Entertainment Complex (928 W McNichols Detroit) • $10 • 21+

Fri 5/24 11pm • Music Gallery Nine • Artist Village Detroit • $20 / $10 with Detroit ID • 21+

Fri 5/24 7pm • Hans-Joachim Roedelius and Tim Story • Toledo Museum of Art • $16

Sat 5/25 10pm • Tresor Detroit with Mark Ernestus, Regis + Veronica Vasicka, Claude Young, Daniel Bell, Orphx, Wata Igarashi, Marcellus Pittman, Unirhythm, Bill Converse • Tangent Gallery (715 E Milwaukee Detroit)

Sat 5/25 10pm • Egyptian Lover, Anthony Parasole, Rrose and more • Marble Bar

Sat 5/25 11pm • Detroit Love with Carl Craig, Seth Troxler, DJ Minx, DJ Dez Andres, Mirko Loko, Al Ester • Magic Stick

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

Wed 5/29 8pm • Olden Yolk, Sung Water, Kevin McKay • Outer Limits Lounge

Thu 5/30 7pm • Lost in Sound with Balance (Michael Malis/Marcus Elliot) • Tangent Gallery (715 E Milwaukee Detroit)

Mon 6/3 9pm • Simon Joyner, Flashpapr • UFO Factory

Mon 6/10 7pm • Anika • Deluxx Fluxx • $10

Fri 6/14 8pm • 3FT • Outer Limits Lounge

Sat 6/15 9pm • Piffle, Crode, Shinies, Severous • The Old Miami • $5

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

Tue 6/18 8pm • Duane, Son Step, Honeybabe, Kite Splash • Outer Limits Lounge

Wed 6/19 8pm • Indigenous Minds (Hamid Drake, Josh Abrams, Jason Adasiewicz) • Trinosophes

Thu 6/20 6pm • Parliament-Funkadelic • Michigan Lottery Amphitheatre (Sterling Heights)

Fri 6/21 9pm • Lithics (Portland/Kill Rock Stars), Jenny & Jackie, XV • UFO Factory

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

Thu 6/27 8pm • Dressy Bessy, Potty Mouth, Colleen Green, Prude Boys DJs • Outer Limits Lounge • $12

Fri 6/28 8pm • Tim Buchanan, Loose Koozies, DJ Miles Haney • Outer Limits Lounge

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

Sat 7/6 Lucas Abela aka Justice Yeldham • TBD • $10

Mon 7/8 8pm • Bill Callahan • MOCAD

Tue 7/9 8pm • Tal National (Niger), Sessa (Brazil) • Trinosophes

Sat 7/13 7pm • Sebadoh, Eleanor Friedberger • The Shelter • $20

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

Tue 7/23 8pm • Amyl and The Sniffers, Prude Boys • Outer Limits Lounge • $10

Sat 8/3 8pm • Bryan Ferry • Fox Theatre • $39.50 and up

Wed 9/11 8pm • Les Filles de Illighadad (Niger) • Trinosophes

Mon 9/30 8pm • Tinariwen • Crofoot Ballroom (Pontiac)

Thu 10/3 8pm • Stereolab • Royal Oak Music Theatre

Fri 10/4 8pm • Sarah Davachi • Trinosophes

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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