The gypsy jazz group Hot Club of Detroit will host its sixth annual Detroit Django Reinhardt Festival
Friday (March 27), paying tribute to the threefingered Belgian guitarist and inventor of the gypsy form. Guitarist Frank Vignola and violinist Zach Brock also will be part of the show, which starts at 8 p.m. at Cliff Bell’s, 2030 Park Ave., Detroit. Tickets are $10. Call (313) 961-2543 or visit www.cliffbells.com.
The ‘dotte Arts Project’ (DAP) is hosting a show Friday (March 27) at Pontiac’s Pike Room to raise money for its summer festival, which takes place in conjunction with the Wyandotte Street Fair. Among the 17 performers will be Misty Lyn & the Big Beautiful, Frontier Ruckus, Tone and Niche and DJ Bouget. The Pike Room is in the Crofoot Ballroom, 1 S. Saginaw St., Pontiac. Showtime is at 8 p.m. Tickets are $10. Call (248) 858-9333 or visit www.thecrofoot.com.
Ferndale’s Magic Bag will be rockin’ Friday night (March 27) with a triple bill headlined by Shram and also featuring the Matt Austin Band and Barefoot Girls. Doors open at 8 p.m. at the Bag, 22920 Woodward Ave., Ferndale. Tickets are $8. Call (248) 544-3030 or visit www. themagicbag.com.
Local rockers Mansfield Park celebrates the release of a new EP, “For the Fallen,” with an all-ages show Saturday (March 28) at the Crofoot Ballroom, 1 S. Saginaw St., Pontiac. Doors open at 4 p.m. Tickets are $10. Call (248) 858-9333 or visit www.thecrofoot.com.