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Homegrown Happenings: School of Rock, Lord Scrummage and more...
 

By GARY GRAFF
of the Oakland Press

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* It’s a School of Rock weekend in Pontiac with three different programs from the national operation’s Rochester branch. At 6 p.m. Friday, Sept. 10, the students will present Mock Rock, covering groups such as Spinal Tap, Tenacious D, the Blues Brothers and others at The Crofoot Ballroom, 1 S. Saginaw St. At 3 p.m. Saturday they’ll play the music of Nirvana and Green Day at the Eagle Theater, 15 S. Saginaw, and at 6:30 p.m. Sunday it will be a full show of Beatles at the Eagle Theater. Admission for each show is $10. Call 248-858-9333 or visit www.thecrofoot.com.

* Chelsea’s John Zainea & the Mania play Sufjan Stevens-influenced folk-rock on Friday, Sept. 10, in the Vernors Room at The Crofoot, 1 S. Saginaw St., Pontiac. Beats & Angels and Mike Tatu are also on the bill. Doors open at 9 p.m. Admission is $5. Call 248-858-9333 or visit www.thecrofoot.com.

* Indie rockers Lord Scrummage surface on Friday, Sept. 10, for a show at PJ’s Lager House, 1254 Michigan Ave., Detroit. Battlehootch is also on the bill. Doors open at 9 p.m. Admission is $5. Call 313-961-4668 or visit www.pjslagerhouse.com.

* The Stumbling Mice from Macomb Township will play blues and rock covers on Saturday, Sept. 11, at Callahan’s Music Hall, 2105 South Blvd., Auburn Hills. Doors open at 8 p.m. Call 248-858-9508 or visit www.atcallahans.com.

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