Brad Greenhill (of 312food.fm) and Gauri Thergaonkar (of Durham’s Tracklements, formerly of Zingerman’s Deli) are doing a series of six dinners at Jefferson Market on the last Saturday of every month. They say “Each of the four course dinners will vary in cuisine and concept, tied together as a series by our focus on expressing the best of the season’s ingredients and our own food stories and experiences.” Having attended one of Gauri’s spice-themed dinners at Pot & Box last year (each dinner was centered around a specific spice), we can say two things: 1. This will be good, and 2. Reserve in advance. $45/person, $65 with beverage pairings. Details and schedule at http://www.3112food.fm/saturdays.
Doogatron are inventive disciples of techno and house, creating textured synth-prog jams that blend machine-like precision with the human touch of improvisation. These 21st century torchbearers of Detroit’s electronic music fuse the old-school analog synthesizers with new-school digital technology. Their debut album comes out November 2nd… Doogatron Album Release Nov 2nd @ Ziggy’s with Jason Hogans (aka brownstudy) Sleezy
Little Traps might trick you. The intonation of acoustic guitars, sanguine pedal steel, brushy drums and tender vocalizations will bring you in close, make you sit down cross legged and ready yourself for the understated swoon of endorphins typically triggered by “folk music.” And you lean in closer…, a bit closer still. And those lyrics hit
Muse Atelier Vintage, a boutique featuring unique clothing items, accessories, and original artwork, is now open at 336 S. Ashley in Ann Arbor.
Local piercing parlor, Pangea Piercing, which opened in 2002, has permanently closed. Former owner, J.C. Potts, made the decision to close after allegations of expressing racist sentiments.