Michigan Happenings 2019

Wed 1/16 7pm • Happy Birthday, Susan Sontag • Play House (12657 Moran, Detroit) • free ($5 suggested donation)

Thu 1/17 8pm • Atomic (Norway) • Trinosophes

Fri 1/18 10pm • SUCK IT! • UFO Factory • $10

Fri 1/18 5pm • art opening: Mike Kelley and David Ireland: Acts and Sites • Elaine L. Jacob Gallery (Wayne State University)

Fri 1/18 7:30pm • Electronic Music Faculty Ensemble • Schaver Music Recital Hall (Wayne State University) • free

Fri 1/18 7pm • Grails, Helen Money, Parker Projection, Porton Down • The Sanctuary • $12/$15

Fri 1/18 8pm • Tin Foil, The Cheetahs, Shadow Show • Outer Limits Lounge

Sat 1/19 6pm • Two Rooms Records showcase with Sam Hooker and Joel Peterson • Satellite Records (Kalamazoo)

Sat 1/19 9pm • The Air Up There with Sheefy McFly, Miz Korona, Milfie, Dag, Motorkam, and more • UFO Factory

Tue 1/22 8pm • Derek Worthington’s Lossy Codecs • Ziggy’s (Ypsilanti)

Thu 1/24 9pm • Throwaway, Scissor Now!, Louis Picasso and the Gallery • The Blind Pig • $8

Fri 1/25 7:00pm • three plays by Karilu Alarcon Forshee, Bridget Michael, Emily Roll, with a special performance by C. Cirocco • Room Project (6513 Woodward, Detroit)

Fri 1/25 9pm • 3FT, Jonathan Franco, Smile (formerly Tile), DJ Greg Baise • UFO Factory

Sat 1/26 8pm • Slithis Survival Kit (Pete Larson/Fred Thomas/Chuck Sipperley/Dave Sharp) • Encore Records (Ann Arbor) • free • all ages

Wed 1/30 9pm • Video Age, Jackson Macintosh (TOPS), Shadow Show, DJ Greg Baise • UFO Factory

Fri 2/1 8pm • Chandra, Tyvek • Third Man Records Cass Corridor • all ages

Sat 2/2 9pm • Mantra (formerly Growwing Pains), Soviet Girls, PRC • UFO Factory

Sat 2/2 9pm • Chandra, Tyvek • Happy Dog (Cleveland)

Fri 2/8 Omar-S, Norm Talley • Marble Bar

Fri 2/8 9pm • • Marble Bar

Sat 2/9 9pm • Palaces (album release), Javelins, Deadbeat Beat • UFO Factory

Mon 2/11 8pm • Party Knullers (Fred Lonberg-Holm & Jaimie Branch) • Trinosophes

Thu 2/14 7pm • Village of Love: Benefit Show for Planned Parenthood with Anna Burch, Stef Chura, Britney Stoney, don’t, Deadbeat Beat, True Blue and more • Deluxx Fluxx • $15 • all ages

Sat 2/16 8pm • Top Ranking Reggae Selections • Outer Limits Lounge

Sat 2/16 9pm • Paint Thinner (record release) • UFO Factory

Tue 2/19 8pm • Kurt Vile, The Sadies • Majestic Theatre • $27/$30

Fri 2/22 9pm • Bush Tetras • UFO Factory

Sat 2/23 9pm • Kikagaku Moyo • Blind Pig (Ann Arbor) • $12/15 • 18+

Tue 2/26 9pm • The Chills • Outer Limits Lounge

Thu 2/28 9pm • Empress Of • UFO Factory

Wed 3/6 8pm • Raka (Dr. Pete Larson on nyatiti, Dave Sharp on synth, Mike List on percussion) • Old Town, Ann Arbor

Fri 3/8 7pm • Body/Head, Viki Viktoria, Mark Morgan • MOCAD

Thu 3/28 8pm • Sneaks • Outer Limits Lounge

Sat 3/30 8pm • Mdou Moctar • Trinosophes

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

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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