Electric 6, Residual Kid to play Blind Pig St. Patty’s Day

. March 1, 2017.

If you’d rather spend your St. Patrick’s Day with big guitars and groove pockets than bagpipes and penny flutes, head down to the Blind Pig on March 17 for a dose of rock and roll with Electric 6.

The band’s genre-dabbling and use of synthesizer, horns and tongue-in-cheek lyrics have spawned a cult following among fans of Andrew W.K., Queens of the Stone Age and Eagles of Death Metal.

The six-piece Detroit-based band gained notoriety in 2003 with their disco-garage rock infused hits “Danger! High Voltage!” and “Gay Bar.” Since then they’ve come in just shy of releasing one full length every year. Their most recent effort, ‘Fresh Blood For Tired Vampyres,’ debuted in October 2016 and was hailed by critics as “back to basics” record.

Electric 6 w/ Residual Kid
Friday, March 17, 9 p.m., 18+ , $15
The Blind Pig, 208 1st St.
734-996-8555 | blindpigmusic.com

Trending

Sharing Untold Stories

Love and Other Futures presents poetry by women of color

Calling in, calling out

Ypsi youth discuss housing and gentrification justice

Gallery Crawl

Following my Detroit Gallery Crawl piece in October Current highlighting contemporary art galleries in Detroit, it seems only fair to highlight the visual arts galleries in Ann Arbor and Ypsilanti.

Holmes Returns to Purple Rose

Fallen Souffle continues trilogy of Sherlock tales