Take four of the best guitar players from around the globe, put them on the same stage and let them jam — you now have a six-string fan's dream. But it's also the dream of Brian Gore, the versatile virtuoso from San Francisco, who organized International Guitar Night, a tour that brings together himself, England's Adrian Legg, Germany's Lulo Reinhardt and Brazil's Marco Pereira. Although their styles vary greatly — from lightning-fast fingerstyle to Brazilian waltzes — they all have one thing in common: they can miraculously blend those very different styles together. 8pm. $30. 316 S. Main St. 734-761-1818. www.theark.org
The Ann Arbor District Library’s staff observed the progressing spread of COVID-19 with a keen eye towards optimal safety measures. Like all libraries, it remained closed for the duration of the three-month period of Michigan’s shelter-at-home executive order, to curtail the spread of the virus. But Sherlonya Turner says that while their staff certainly considered
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There’s a solid likelihood one of your favorite bands stopped through this 400-capacity venue on 1st. St. on their way to their higher-tier status. Nirvana was at the Blind Pig in 1989 (opening for the Flaming Lips). Pearl Jam and the Smashing Pumpkins came through on respective tours in 1991. A few other names to
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