— Vans Warped Tour attendees can keep rocking just up the road from Comerica Park with an afterparty at the Magic Stick that includes a reunion performance by Tough Call as well as sets by Living Like Ghosts and Wilson, and a promised "very special Warped Tour guest." Doors open at 8 p.m. Tickets are $8 in advance, $10 day of show. The Magic Stick is at 4120 Woodward Ave. Call 313-833-9700 or visit www.themajestic.com.
— The arty but raw Detroit trio Duende! headlines a bill that includes Jehovah's Witness Protection Program, Sharky & the Habit and the Eeks on Friday, July 8, at the Pike Room in the Crofoot, 1 S. Saginaw St., Pontiac. Doors open at 8 p.m. Tickets are $7. Call (248) 858-9333 or visit www.thecrofoot.com.
— Timothy Monger from the Great Lakes Myth Society displays his finger-picking roots acumen on Friday, July 8, at PJ’s Lager House, 1254 Michigan Ave., Detroit. Matt Jones & the Reconstruction and the Bell Beat are also on the bill. Doors open at 9 p.m. Tickets are $5. Call 313-961-4668 or visit www.pjslagerhouse.com.
— Singer-songwriter Matthew Varvil, now based in New York City, comes home to perform at the Acoustic Dinner Series at PJ’s Lager House at 8 p.m. Sunday, July 10. The show begins at 8 p.m. to accompany the venue's regular dinner menu. PJ’s Lager house is at 1254, Michigan Ave., Detroit. Call 313-961-4668 or visit www.pjslagerhouse.com.