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Thunderbird Music & Art Festival at The Michigan Theater

March 18, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - March 19, 2017 @ 3:30 am

A little over ten years ago, the Thunderbird Coffeehouse closed its doors but the spirit of art, music, and discussion lives on.To celebrate those times there will be a music and art festival featuring a number of great bands and artists.

The cost will be $8 in advance. Tickets the day of are $10 or $8 with two canned non perishable items. A free cup of Lovebuzz is included with the purchase.

Bands/musicians are:
The Jackpine Snag(doomy blues from Lansing),
The Jacktown Hustlers(good old pop funk from Jackson)
Josh Barton (Lansing’s librarian poet troubador)
Darling Down (Jackson pop punk band)
Nick Thurston (Jackson’s starchild)
God and the Architects(Jackson’s pop guitar poets)
The Orbiters (Jackson big sound space gaze)
Streakng In Tongues (Flnt/ Jackson punk mod)
Corpse Preparation (Jackson Metal)
Ernie Lanni Velasco (pop and Americana)
theillalogicalspoon (Jackson freakfolk)
foreverStardust(Vaudeville Folk Alternative)
Conspicuous Bystanders (Jackson Rock)
and Brian Tucker.

Also featuring poets Regan Sova and Afaf Asma and BearWolf.

A variety of artists will be set up: TJ Mixon(comic and pop art), Dionne Trip (surrealist, innovative), Doug Jones (modern), Justine Nicole Melville (textile artist), Hylan Darris (mind bending post modernism), Seth Kofflin(tag, graffiti), Jacob Myers (modern), Shawn Wernette(post modern) and Trevi Gnodtke.

Screen print Thunderbird shirts will be available.

Games will be set up: chess, backgammon, and dao.

The theatre’s cash bar will be open.

Tickets at www.michigantheatre.org

Sponsored by Nostalgia Ink and AJC (anonymous Jackson Citizen)

Official after party at the Town Bar.


March 18, 2017 @ 6:00 pm
March 19, 2017 @ 3:30 am