Brad Mehldau comes to Michigan Theater. Combining jazz and rock influences, Mehldau brings his unique style to the Michigan Theatre tomorrow. Expect many different influences in his performance when he takes the stage at 8 p.m. Tickets are $18 – $44.
AT THE ARK
The Ark is clearly known for its abundance of folk music, but rarely does it bring in such talent as Charlie King. His songs have been recorded by many of the world’s top folk artists. Known for his songwriting prowess, King brings his blend of political and satirical songs to the Ark on Sunday afternoon. Doors open at 2:00 p.m. and tickets are $15.
AT THE DRUM
Tony Barnstone visits Shaman Drum tonight. Barnstone doesn’t tread lightly and will explore elements of sex, drugs and ugly street life when he reads selections from his latest book, “The Golem of Los Angeles.” Check out his reading at 7 p.m.
AT THE PIG
Detroit lyricist Invincible, and East-Coast upstarts J.A.M.E.S. WATTS and Gist, perform tonight at the Blind Pig at 9:30 p.m. 2006 Michigan Idol runner up Angela Davis (LSA Senior) and DJ Graffiti will also be performing. Party favors from Motivation, Atlantic Records, and Universal/Motown Records. Tickets are $5, or $8 if you’re under 21.