With a “freeform” songwriting approach, After Hours doesn’t conform to a traditional setlist structure, instead embracing a mix of different musical styles with improvisation. The band’s songs, written collaboratively and individually, are born out of Ann Arbor and Ypsilanti’s do-it-yourself (DIY) music scene.
The Ypsilanti Americana folk-rock quartet has released their second EP, “Pandemonium,” featuring a laid-back, twangy sound layered with beefy bits of funk, folk, and country smashed between two thick slices of acoustic-centered goodness.
Boutette and Davis started singing together on their back porch about six years ago and became a duo after performing at the Nor-East’r Music & Art Festival in Mio, Mich. They made their official debut at the 2014 Ann Arbor Summer Festival on the acoustic stage.
The roots rock and bluegrass trio will perform their monster folklore music for the fourth time at Holler Fest, a three-day festival filled with music, workshops and hearty meals on the 125-acre Frog Holler Farm in the Irish Hills.
Honey Monsoon drenches the minds of Om of Medicine patients with soothing jazz-inspired sounds at the Ann Arbor-based medical cannabis dispensary.
After releasing their self-titled debut album last summer, Talking Ear started searching for a way to take their creative growth beyond performing and recording. Enter: podcasts.