Category: Special Event

Special Event

Daniel Ho ‘Ukulele Workshop

The Ark 316 S. Main, Ann Arbor, MI, United States

Six-time Grammy winner, Daniel Ho, will be teaching techniques and singing in the Hawaiian language using his original song, Aloha Pumehana, co-written by Hawaiian Music scholar and University of Michigan professor Amy Kuʻuleialoha Stillman!

Special Event

Colin Hay

Royal Oak Music Theatre 318 W 4th St, Royal Oak, MI, United States

Singer-songwriter Colin Hay, most beloved for his intimate, confessional live shows is most widely known for being an influential and celebrated frontman. The range of artists who have chosen to cite him as a muse or who have found themselves on stage with him in the past year spans the genre landscape from heavy metal, to Americana, to Cuban rhythms and beyond. His inclusion as a playlist favorite from the likes of Metallica to The Lumineers reflects his continuing relevance and broad appeal.

$44.50, $84.50

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Bela Fleck “My Bluegrass Heart”

Royal Oak Music Theatre 318 W 4th St, Royal Oak, MI, United States

Over the last four decades, Béla Fleck has made a point of boldly going where no banjo player has gone before, a musical journey that has earned him 16 Grammys in nine different fields, including Country, Pop, Jazz, Instrumental, Classical and World Music. But his roots are in bluegrass, and that’s where he returns with his first bluegrass tour in 24 years, My Bluegrass Heart.  

$35, $49.50, $59.50, $75.00

Special Event

Alan Doyle

Special Guest: Adam Baldwin

Royal Oak Music Theatre 318 W 4th St, Royal Oak, MI, United States

There are few artists capable of appealing to music fans of all stripes, and Alan Doyle is one of them. From the moment he burst onto the scene in the early 1990s
with his band Great Big Sea, Canadians fell in love with the pride of Petty Harbour, Newfoundland, whose boundless charisma and sense of humor was eclipsed only by his magnetic stage presence.

$25.00, $39.99, $49.99, $59.99
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Molly Tuttle & Golden Highway

The Majestic Theatre 4140 Woodward Ave., Detroit, Michigan, United States

Grammy winner Molly Tuttle brings her band to The Majestic Theatre with their new album, "City of Gold." One of the most compelling new voices in the roots music world, Molly Tuttle is a virtuosic multi-instrumentalist and singer/songwriter with a lifelong love of bluegrass, a genre the Northern California-bred artist first discovered thanks to her father (a music teacher and multi-instrumentalist) and grandfather (a banjo player whose Illinois farm she visited often throughout her childhood).

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The Decemberists

Special Guest: Ratboys

Royal Oak Music Theatre 318 W 4th St, Royal Oak, MI, United States

at Royal Oak Music Theatre For over 20 years, The Decemberists have been one of the most original, daring, and thrilling American rock bands. Founded in the year 2000, The Decemberists’ distinctive brand of hyper-literate folk-rock set them apart from the start with the release of their debut EP 5 Songs in 2001. Since then, the band has released nine full-length albums that are unbound by genre and highly ambitious, ranging from Americana-leaning storytelling epics to elements of 70's prog and hard rock.

Special Event

Gregory Alan Isakov

Special Guest: Mon RovÎa

Hill Auditorium 825 N University Ave, Ann Arbor, MI, United States

Born in Johannesburg, South Africa, and now calling Colorado home, horticulturist/musician Gregory Alan Isakov has cast an impressive presence on the indie-rock and folk worlds with his six full-length studio albums: That Sea, The Gambler; This Empty Northern Hemisphere; The Weatherman; Gregory Alan Isakov with the Colorado Symphony; Evening Machines (nominated for a Grammy award for Best Folk Album), and his newest album, Appaloosa Bones.

$47, $57, $77, $107, $21 Students

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Andrew Bird

Opener: Amadou & Mariam

Royal Oak Music Theatre 318 W 4th St, Royal Oak, MI, United States

Andrew Bird is an internationally acclaimed, Grammy-nominated multi-instrumentalist, vocalist, whistler, and songwriter who picked up his first violin at the age of four and spent his formative years soaking up classical repertoire completely by ear. Since beginning his recording career in 1997, Bird has released 17 albums and performed extensively across the globe. He has recorded with the Preservation Hall Jazz Band, appeared as “Dr. Stringz” on Jack’s Big Music Show, and headlined concerts at Carnegie Hall, Sydney Opera House, Walt Disney Concert Hall, Red Rocks Amphitheatre, and festivals worldwide.

$49.50, $89.50
Special Event

Iron & Wine

Masonic Cathedral Theatre 500 Temple Street, Detroit, MI, United States

Sam Beam is a singer-songwriter who has been creating music as Iron & Wine for over a decade. Through the course of seven albums, numerous EPs and singles, and the initial volumes of an Archive Series - Iron & Wine has captured the emotion and imagination of listeners with distinctly cinematic songs.

$34.50, $49.50, $59.50
Special Event

The Avett Brothers

Special Guest: Sammy Rae & The Friends

Masonic Temple Theatre

Three-time Grammy Award nominees The Avett Brothers made mainstream waves with their 2009 major label debut "I And Love And You." In 2016, the band was inducted into the North Carolina Music Hall of Fame. Their latest album, "The Third Gleam" debuted at #1 on Billboard’s Americana/Folk Albums chart, #1 Rock Albums, and #1 Vinyl Albums. "Swept Away" - a musical inspired by & featuring the music of The Avett Brothers - premiered in January 2022 at Berkeley Repertory Theatre to rave reviews from audiences and critics and is currently in D.C. for a limited pre-Broadway engagement at Arena Stage.

$45, $55, $69.99, $89.99, $129.99, $250
Special Event

Graham Nash

Royal Oak Music Theatre 318 W 4th St, Royal Oak, MI, United States

Legendary artist Graham Nash is a two-time Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee - with Crosby, Stills, and Nash and with the Hollies. He was also inducted twice into the Songwriter's Hall of Fame, as a solo artist and with CSN, and he is a GRAMMY Award winner. Towering above virtually everything that Graham Nash has accomplished in his long and multi-faceted career, stands the litany of songs that he has written and introduced to the soundtrack of the past half-century. His remarkable body of work, beginning with his contributions to the Hollies continues all the way to his most recent album, "Now," released in 2023.

$45, $65, $85, $125