The Troy rock quartet Greenstreet will hold its annual holiday party/performance Friday (Dec. 21) at the Magic Bag, 22920 Woodward Ave., Ferndale. Lime Regal and Jeff Tessler will kick off the evening. Doors open at 8 p.m. Admission is $8. Call (248) 544-3030 or visit www.themagicbag.com.
The RJ Spangler Trio, featuring Colton Weatherston and Duncan McMillan, will spin through a pre-holiday weekend repertoire of swing jazz, standards, ballads and organ boogaloo at 10 p.m. Saturday (Dec. 22) at the Cadieux Cafe, 4300 Cadieux Road between Mack and Warren avenues, Detroit. Cover is $3. Call (313) 882-8560 or visit www.cadieuxcafe.com.
Legendary Detroit hard rockers Speedball donít play often, but when they do itís a noise worth celebrating. The quartet cranks it up this Saturday (Dec. 22) at Smallís, 10339 Conant St., Hamtramck. Easy Action is also on the bill. Doors open at 8 p.m. Admission is $6. Call (313) 873-1117 or visit www.smallsbardetroit.com.
Fast-rising modern rockers Bang Bang are home for the holidays and will also hunker down at Smallís for a Sunday (Dec. 23)night throwdown. Ancourage will open. Doors open at 8 p.m. Admission is $10.75. Call (313) 873-1117 or visit www.smallsbardetroit.com.