Motor City Edutainment Guide
Motor City Edutainment Guide
Detroit & Suburbs
All Around, 25621 Ecorse Rd., Taylor, bet. Beech Daly & Telegraph, 292-6838: Deep South, Mon.Tues.; Jack Rainwater, Wed.-Sun. $1.00 cover Fri.-Sat.
Alvaro's, 1824 W. 14 Mile Rd., Royal Oak, 549-2420: Wayne Harper, 8:30 Mon. -Sat., no cover.
A Train, 48705 Grand River, Novi, 1-348-2820: The Dittilies.
Al Georges, 18458 James Couzens cor. 6 Mile: Opus IV.
Bruno's Lounge, 17323 Harper nr. Cadieux, 882-2010: Detroit Blues Band.
Belanger House, Main at 12 Mile, Royai Oak, 548-8700: Harvest, Tues.Sat.
Bobbies English Pub, 30100 Telegraph, Birmingham, 642-3700: J.C. Heard, wed.-Sat.
Bijou, Southfield Rd., at 13 Mile, Southfield, 644-5522: Jim Jewhurst.
Brendan's Tavern, 34505 Grand River, Farmington, 477-5090: Freeman & Tucker Band.
Barnaby's Lounge, Middlebelt, 2 blks. N. of Ford Rd., Garden City, 4270102: Sweet Thunder for 2 wks.
Bob& Rob's, 28167 John R, Madison Heights, 541-9213: Lenore Paxton sings alone Mon. & Tues., and Don Fagenson on bass Wed.-Sat. No cover.
Bobbies Lounge, 15414 Telegraph, Redford, 531-0189: Zoom thru Oct. 3.
Baker's Keyboard Lounge, 20510 Livernois, 864-1200: Sept. 21-26, Rahsaan Roland Kirk; Sept. 28-Oct. 2, Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers; Oct. 5-10, Grant Green & Quintet;Oct. 14-24, Yusef Lateef & Quintet;Oct. 27-Oct. 31, Ron Carter & Qumtet.
Bogart's, 26355 Michigan Ave. W. of Beech Daly, Inkster, 277-7651: The Sounds Inc. thru Oct.
Bonfire Bar-B-Q, 20070 W. 8 Mile, W. of Evergreen, 355-0077: Ernie at the piano.
Community Music Series, 1st Unitarian Church, Forest at Cass, 8339107: Sun. Sept. 26, "Red Part," Jazz for Gourmet with Eddie Abrams- piano, Mike Lañe- flute, Randy Harp- bass, Frank Isola- drums, 8 pm, $1.50.
Clamdiggers, 30555 Grand River, Farmington Hills, 478-3800: Gary Primo, Mon.-Fri., 4-7; Bob Milne, 7:30 to 11.
Compared To What, Trinity Methodist Church, 13100 Woodward, S. of Davison, Highland Park, 865-3440: Sept. 24, Bob White & Vince Sardowski; Oct. 1, Bob White.
Cobb's Corner, c. of Willis & Cass, 832-7223: Sat. Sept. 25, Sat. Oct. 2, All Directions; every Mon., Bobbie McDonald Jazz Trio. Kitchen open until 11 pm.
The Cabaret, 5830 Connor, Va blk. east of 1-94, DR2-5020: Sept. 22 thru Oct., Chapter Eight.
Dummy George's, 10320 w. McNichols, 341-2700: Sept. 17-26, Eddie Jefferson featured with Roy Brooks and The Artistic Truth; Sept. 29-Oct. 3, Oct. 6-10, Dennis Rowland and Luv.
Delta Lady, Woodward S. of 9 Mile, Ferndale, 545-5483: Satorie until Oct. 9.
Desopper's, 12 Mile and Harper, St. Clair Shores, 775-9291: Entourage.
Doug's Body Shop, 22061 Woodward Ave., bet. 8 & 9 Mile, Ferndaie, 399-1040: Mon. only, Dr. Dick and his Good Vibes; Tues. -Sat., Tommy Good & Plenty. No cover, good food.
Dewey's Lounge, 16400 J.L. Hudson Dr., Michigan Inn, Southfield, 559-6500: Struttin thru Oct.
db's, Hyatt Regency, Dearborn, 5931234: Sept. 20-25, Mel Torme; Sept. 27-Oct. '2, Lou Rawls; Oct. 4-9, Bobby Rydell;Oct. 11-16, Billy Eckstine; Oct. 18-23, Charlie Callas; Oct. 26-30, Phyllis Diller.
Driftwood Lounge, Grand River at Inkster Rd., KE5-6700: Skip Van Winkle now until Oct. 6. Oct. 7, Riot for 2 weeks.
Dee Jays Lounge, 52899 Van Dyke at 24 Mile Rd.,Shelby Township, 731-6175: Box Lunch.
Emerald Lounge, c. of Chene & Palmer, 925-1265: Sept. 26, 5-10 pm, Fashion Show with The Floater & The Flaming Emeralds.
Ethel's Cocktail Lounge, 7341 Mack E. of Grand Blvd., 922-9443: Albert King, Sept. 24-25 Joe Tex, Sept. 30-Oct. 3.
Francesco's, 22302 Michigan Ave., bet. Outer Dr. & Southfield, Dearborn, 561-1655: The New Medium, Sept. 14-Oct. 2.
Gino's Falcon Showbar, 19901 Van Dyke. at Outer Dr., 893-0190: The Eye.
Gaines Lounge, 9850 Wyoming, 9345511: Herman Terrance Band.
Holiday Inn Lounge, Woodward N. of Davison, Highland Park, 8834550: Dave Hamilton.
Hungarian Village, 1001 Springwells at 1-75,843-5611: Sanyika and his Hungarian Gypsies. No cover.
Henry's Cocktail Lounge, 7645 Fenkell 5 blks. W. of Livernois, 3419444: Please cali for information.
Interlude Lounge, 5491 E. 12 Mile Rd., Warren, 751-4340: Jerry Libby & Co.
Inn Between, 3270 w. Huron, Waterford, 1-682-5690: Sept. 26-28, Cher; Sept. 29-Oct. 2, Travis.
J.C. 's Rock Saloon, 14050 Gratiot bet. 6 4. 7 Mile, 526-3445: Sept. 24-Oct. 3, Badge; Elfstone thru Oct.
King's Row Showcase Lounge, W. Chicago at Meyers, 834-1260: Sept. 23-27, Skip Mahoney & the Casuals; Sept. 30-Oct. 5, Al Wilson.
La Honda, 6340 Auburn Rd., utica, 1-739-1017: Jim Gold.
The Library, 37235 Groesbeck, Mt. eiemens, 1-465-6579: The I Band.
The Landing, 10 Mile & Southfield, Southfield, 557-5035: Torn Powers. Oct. 10 thru Nov.
The Living Room, 23307 Telegraph, 676-7373: Kenny Miller & the Winding Road (country-western).
Las Vegas Club, 3400 Bagley, 5544370: Los Montaneses Del Alamo; Sat.-Sun., Ray Naple & Orchestra
Leone's Lounge & Arcade, 2179 Fort Park St. 3 blks. S. of Southfield, Lincoln Park, 382-9725: Sept. 21-25, Ruby Jones.
Little David's Cocktail Lounge, 8417 Livernois at Joy Rd., 933-0660: The Mirage Band featuring Charlie on electric piano and Butch Cheetam (formerly of the Gaslights).
Mardi Gras, Fullerton & Livernois, 931-3212: Please cali for more Information.
Music Station, Midtown Theater, Canfleld at Third, Sept. 24-25, Sam Sanders & Visions; Oct. 1-2, Tribe.
Olde World Cafe, Pine Lake Mall, Orchard Lake Rd. at Lone Pine Rd., West Bloomfield, 851-3252: Sept. 22-25, Cari Glover; Sept. 26-28, Jan Eugenides.
The Old Mill's Attic, 5838 Dixie Hwy., Waterford, 1-623-9300: Jo Anti Allen.
Odyssey, 87346 Ford Rd., Dearborn Hts., 278-8597: Miran.
Playboy Club, 20231 James Couzens, S. of 8 Mile, 863-8855: A Touch of Vegas.
Peppermill Lounge, 8 Mile E. of Groesbeek, 526-4502: Torn Powers, Sept. 22-Oct. 6.
Perfect Blend, 24901 Northwestern Hwy., Fidelity Bank Bldg., Southfield, 353-4070: Sept. 22-26, Dan Schaefer; Sept. 27-30, Mickeys Pulsating Unit.
Phelp's Cocktail Lounge, 900 Oakland, 867-2321: Sept. 24-27, Bobby "Blue" Bland. Showtime 10 pm.
Poison Apple, 38418 Ford Rd., Westland, 326-3500: Riot and Scandies
Powers Place, 30750 Little Mack, Sunny Acres Golf Club, 293-1410: Sept. 22-25, Eddie Powers Touch System.
Rappa House Concert Cafe, 96 E. Fisher Fwy., 961-9846: After hours jam sessions, Sat. 2-6 am.
Red Carpet, 16427 E. Warren at Outer Dr., 885-0570: Pete Zangara every Mon., 10 pm.
Raven Gallery, 29101 Greenfield, Southfield, 557-2622: Sept. 2426, Mirabai (guitar & piano); Sept. 28-Oct. 3, Louisiana Red (blues); Oct. 5-Oct. 17,Cove (folk 8, blues); Oct. 19-24, Sonny Terry & Brownie McGhee.
Roman Gate, Woodward at 14 Mile, Royal Oak, 549-4141: Kelly Franklin, Fri.-Sat.
Roman Tenace, 27822 Orchard Lake at 12 Mile, Farmington, 851-4094: Cathy Landis, Tues.-Sat. thru Oct.
The Raleigh House, 25300 Telegraph, Southfield, 353-1100: Mon. Oct. 11-7 pm;Wed. Oct. 13-7 pm-10:30 pm; Thurs. Oct. 14-7 pm, Paul Anka.
Roostertail, Palm River Room, 100 Marquette at the river, 823-2000: Sept. 21-Oct., Jubilation, starring the many moods bf Paul Lochrico.
Shorecrest Lounge, 23117 Harper, St. Clair Shores, 776-3033: Sept. 17Oct. 3, Riviera's; Sept. 11-Oct. 10, Danny Woods.
Sandpiper, 15123 E. Warren, 8845900: Copeland Blues Band, Sept. 24-Oct. 8.
The Starting Point Showcase Nite Club, 25060 Southfield Rd. cor. 10 Mile, 557-5075: Sept. 20-25, Baraboo; Sept. 27-Oct. 2, Air Tight.
Shirley's, 9 Mile & Mack, St. Clair Shorcs, 778-3290; Featherstone, "Ved.-Suns., Sept. 15-19, Sept. 22-27.
Stock Exchange Lounge, 27554 w. Warren W. of Inkster Rd., 2617130: T.B. Conspiracy.
Studio Lounge, 6921 Wayne Rd., Westland, 729-2540: Sept. 21-26, Fourth Chapter.
Tipperary Pub, 8287 Southfield, Detroit, 271-5870: Jim Perkins & the Tipperary Aires.
Top of the Ponch, 2 Washington Blvd., 966-0200: Mei Bal! & Colours, Tues.-Sat. No cover thru Oct. 9.
Ted's Gatsby Room, woodward at Square Lake Rd., Bloomfleld hills. 1-388-0237: The Showcasemen.
Top of the Flame, atop Mich. Consolidated Gas Bldg., Woodward at Jefferson, 965-4044: Tues.-Thurs., pianist Hank VanStedan; Fri.-Sun., pianist and bass guitarist until 1 am.
Tudge's Pub, 22512 Mack, st. Clair Shores, 50"s Rock and movies, plus weekly trivia contest.
Trio, at Franklin PI., Northwestern Hwy. & 12 Mile, Southfield, 3581860: Bobbie Laurel Trio. 24 Karat, Telegraph s. of 6 Mile, KE12332: Sept. 22-27, Curtis Highflash; Sept. 29-Oct. 4, Night Crawlers.Oct. 6-11, Night Crawlers.
Vineyards, Franklin at Northwestern, Southfield, 357-2579: Ursula Walker, Jack Brokensha, and Matt Michaels.
Vargo's, 30325 W. 6 Mile Rd., Livonia, 261-3600: Billy Rose & Quartet.
Union St. I, 15016 Mack, Grosse Pte. Park, 331-0018: Sept. 26, Robín Morgan; Sept. 27, Aurel Roy; Sept. 26, Roy Kamalay; Sept. 29, Stanley & Hollars; Sept. 30, Jan Eugenides; Oct. 1-2, Mike Monahan.
Union Street II, 4145 Woodward, nr. Wayne state, 832-8015: Sept. 27, Bill Simpson; Sept. 28, Aurel Roy; Sept. 29, Jan Eugenides; Sept. 30, Don Tapert; Oct. 1, Stuart Mitchell.
Windjammer, Plymouth at Farmington Rd., Livonia, 422-7155: Eddie Kay, Fri.-Sat.
Watt'sClub Mozambique, Fenkell at Northlawn, 864-0240: Sept. 2126, Ronnie Dyson.
West Side Six, 24052 W. McNichols, 'Ar bik. from Telegraph: MonTues., Salem Witchcraft; Wed.-Sun., White Wolf.
The Ark Coffeehouse, 1421 Hill st., 761-1451: Every Wed., open mike hootenanny, $.75; 924-25, Utah Phillips, $2.50.
The Apartment, 2200 Fuller Rd., (in Huron Towers), 769-4060: New Direction every Mon.-Sat.
The Blind Pig, 208 S. First St. 9944780: 922 &. 29, Benson & Drellis Quartet; 924-25, The Tribe ($1.50); 927, Boogie Woogie Red. Cover $1 downstairs only Mor). & Wed.; $1 up & down on weekends.
Blue Frogge, 611 Church St. (off South University), 995-5955: Disco Mon.-Sat.
Del Rio, 122 W. Washington St., 7612530: Every Mon. lunch, guitarist Gale Benson, 12-1 -.30; every Sun. afternoon beginning at 5:30, live jazz, free.
Mr. Flood's Party, 120 w. Liberty, 994-9824: 922-25 & 29, Longhorn; 9/26, Gwen & Kevin; 9/27, Eric Glatz; 9/28, Gemini; 9/3010/2, Red Mountain String Band. $.75 cover Wed. & Thurs., $1$1.50 Fri. & Sat.;every Fri. afternoon 4:30-7:30, Mike Smith & His Country Volunteers, free.
Golden Falcon, 314 Fourth Ave., 7613548: Every Sun., Benson & Drellis Quartet; every Mon., II V I Orchestra (15 piece jazz band); every Wed., Headwind; every Thurs., The Silvertones; every Fri. & Sat, Melodioso. $1 cover.
Heidelberg, 215 N. Main, 663-7758: Every Fri. & Sat., Mustard's Retreat in the Rathskeller, no cover.
Jackson Road Logging Co., 2800 Jackson Rd. (in the Ramada Inn), 7690700: Disco every night except Mon., $1 cover.
Page One, Arborland Shopping Ctr., 971-6877: Salazar nightly, $1 cover on weekends.
Pretzel Bell, 120 E. Liberty, 7611470: Every Fri. & Sat., The RFD Boys.
The Roadhouse, North Territorial at U.S. 23, 4 miles north of Ann Arbor: 922, 23 & 24, Citizen's Band (Rusty Day); 929, 101 & 2, The Rockets; 106, 8 & 9, The After HoursBand. Open 9 pm-2 am Wed., Fri. & Sat.
Rubaiyat, 102 S. First St., 663-2401: Every Fri. & Sat., Celebration; every Tues. & Thurs., disco.
Sandlewood Lounge, 100 S. Fourth Ave. (in the Ann Arbor Inn), 7699500: Reelin' Kite every Mon.Sat.; live jazz Sunday nights; live jazz on Fri. & Sat. downstairs in the Pub.
Second Chance, 516 E. Liberty St., 994-5350: 922, Luther Allison; 923-26, Brainstorm; 927, Mojo Boogie Band; 928, Lightnin'; 929-103, Salty Dog. Cover weekdays $1 students$1.50 others; weekends $1.50 students$2 others.
Westbank, 2900 Jackson Rd. (in the Holiday Inn West), 665-4444: Birch & Co. every night but Sun.
Casa Nova Restaurant. 11 W. Michigan Ave., 483-3027: Every Wed.Sat., Sequoia, no cover.
Hungry Charlie's, 705 w. Cross, 4826271: Pete Miller with John & Ned every night, 9:30, $.60 cover.
The Pub, 205 W. Michigan Ave., 4852573: Every Wed.-Sat., Denny Brown & Jan Cole beginning at 9:30 (organ, piano & drums).
Spaghetti Bender, 23 N. Washington, 485-2750: Every Sunday, 9-11, Stoney Creek, no cover, no minimum, food tin 12.
The Sure Thing, 327 E. Michigan Ave., 482-7130: Axis Mon.-Thurs.; Tantrum Fri. & Sat.
T.C. 's Speakeasy, 207 W. Washington, 483-4470: Every Sun., John Jocques; every Mon. & Tues., Mike Lebert; every Wed. & Thurs., Ty Cool; every Fri. 8. Sat., Ty Cool & Mark Hurst. No cover.
Silver Dollar Saloon, 3411 E. Michigan Ave., E. Lansing, 1-517-3512451: Sept. 20-26, Cazmir; Sept. 27-Oct. 3, Airbus.
Olde World Cafe, 211 M.A.C. Ave., E. Lansinq. 517-351-3535: Sept. 24, Bob & Larry; Sept. 25, Barry Bros; Sept. 26, Joel Grifka.
Hobies, 930 Trowbridge, E. Laising, [ (517)351-3800: Sept. Sun. 12-19- 26, Joel Mabus; Mon. 13-20-27, Roy Kamalay; Tues. 14-21-28, Joel Grifka; Wed. 15-22-29, . ern Lights; Thurs. 16-23-30, Bob j. Bailey; Fri. 17, John Campbell; Sat. 2 5, Schrieber & Pinkney.
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