Detroit rockers Breathing Underwater will celebrate the release of a new album by headlining this
weekend’s Jam With VAM Festival in Pontiac, organized by Byron Cancelmo, the Waterford-based inventor of the Vocal Acoustic Monitor (VAM), a professional sound aid for singers. performing will be the Los Angeles band Magnetico and Illinois heavy metal guitarist Dave Shankle. The show takes place Saturday (May 24) at the Crofoot, 1 S. Saginaw St., Pontiac. Doors open at 6 p.m. Tickets are $15. Call (248) 858-9333 or visit www.thecrofoot.com.
Sillies guitarist Scott Campbell will play a rare solo show at 10 p.m. Friday (May 23) at Muldoon’s, 3982 W. Auburn Road, Rochester Hills. Admission is free. Call (248) 852-2707
Pontiac’s Eagle Theater hosts the first of a series of Sizzling Summer Sundays! concerts featuring local bands this weekend (May 25). The first show of the series Sunday showcases performances by Head On Crisis, Ebonhand, Infrastar, A Fairwell to Arms and Shot of Adrenaline. Doors open at 7 p.m. Tickets are $10. The Eagles is
located at 15. S. Saginaw St. Call (248) 858-9333 or visit www.thecrofoot.com.
Next week’s Concert For a Cause in Mount Clemens will feature hard and progressive rock from Detroit-area groups Tiles and Mellotron as well as Lansing’s Silent Lapse. The show takes place Thursday (May 29) at the Emerald Theatre, 31 N. Walnut St., Mount Clemens. Doors open at 7 p.m. Tickets are $10 with proceeds going to the Sabrina Black Foundation. A silent auction of rock ’n’ roll memorabilia will also be held to raise money for the charity. Call (586) 913-1921 or visit www.emeraldtheater. com.