The 9th annual Motor City Blues & Boogie Woogie Festival kicks off tomorrow night (October 5th), running through Saturday evening at the Music Hall in the downtown Center for the Performing Arts. Friday night's festivities are headlined by Koko Taylor & Her Blues Machine, joining the Tommy Castro Band, Ruthie Foster and Ana Popovic. Saturday's show is headlined by that terrific Austinite Marcia Ball, who will be joined on the bill by the Deanna Bogart Band, Leon Blue, Matt Wigler and Frank "Sugar Chile" Robinson.

Koko Taylor rocks Detroit Friday night.


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