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8.30.12 Sonic Lunch // Theo Katzman

Sonic Lunch wraps its fifth season of free summer concerts with a live performance by Theo Katzman this Thursday at noon.  At 25, New York City-bred musician Theo Katzman is all but a household name in the Ann Arbor area. As...
by Jenn Sibert


8.23.12 Sonic Lunch // Black Jake & the Carnies

Ypsilanti’s Black Jake & the Carnies are performing live this week at Bank of Ann Arbor’s Sonic Lunch in downtown’s Liberty Plaza. As the Brothers Grimm approached folklore, Black Jake & the Carnies approach b...
by Jenn Sibert


The Ragbirds

8.12.12 Sonic Lunch // The Ragbirds

Before embarking on their “Six Wheels on the Road Fall Tour” next month, The Ragbirds are giving Bank of Ann Arbor’s Sonic Lunch a live performance this Thursday at Liberty Plaza. The very international but a...
by Jenn Sibert


8.9.12 Sonic Lunch // Seth Bernard & May Erlewine – [Moved to The Ark]

From the roots of Michigan music to Bank of Ann Arbor’s Sonic Lunch comes songwriter duo Seth Bernard and May Erlewine. After having each established independent careers, the pair came together six years ago to create a combi...
by Jenn Sibert


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8.2.12 Sonic Lunch // The Macpodz w. Sophistafunk

The Macpodz, a fixture in the local music scene, play this week’s Sonic Lunch. Self-descriped as “disco bebop, salsa rave, alien exhaust jazz”, their music has a combination of funk, rock and electronic. The band members ...
by Jenn Sibert



7.26.12 Sonic Lunch // Mayor Hawthorne & The County

*Note tomorrow’s Sonic Lunch has moved from Liberty Plaza to the Michigan Theater. Doors open at 10:30 a.m. and the first 1,700 people will be guaranteed in.  Bank of Ann Arbor is bringing R&B/hip-hop artist Mayor Ha...
by Jenn Sibert


MichFork: Mittenfest, Loose Joints and some Lightning Love

I tell myself: it only feels like everyone’s in Chicago. It’s Saturday as I write this. I can see it: a sea of tied-dye and ironic animal-themed cotton T’s, bulbous sunglasses masking faces burnt by July’s rays, their t...
by Jeff Milo


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7.12.12 Sonic Lunch // Scars on 45

Playing on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, landing on this season’s Grey’s Anatomy soundtrack, and releasing a debut album are just a few examples of what UK-bred Scars on 45 have been up to since performing last summe...
by Jenn Sibert


neil young - americana

Too Much Back Story? Too Much Music? Not Enough?

Neil Young has secured my deepest of admiration and the biggest reason is that I keep finding new reasons to give him said-admiration. I can’t quite pin him down because he has so much to pin down, particularly in back-story....
by Jeff Milo

Frontier Ruckus by John Hanson

7.5.12 Sonic Lunch // Frontier Ruckus with Chris Bathgate

Two of our favorites, and former iSPY Magazine covers are coming to Sonic Lunch today!  Bank of Ann Arbor’s Sonic Lunch opens with Chris Bathgate, the Iowa-born and Michigan local singer/songwriter, who has received both d...
by Jenn Sibert



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