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Homegrown Happenings: Jim McCarty, the Ragbirds and more...

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* Guitar hero Jim McCarty brings a bigger-than-usual & Friends show to Callahan's Music Hall on Friday, March 23, with Detroit native James Montgomery coming back from Boston and guitarist Jeff Grand joining the musical festivities. Showtime is 8 p.m. Tickets are $15. Callahan's is located at 2105 South Blvd., Auburn Hills. Call 248-858-9508 or visit www.atcallahans.com.

* Ann Arbor's Ragbirds celebrate the release of their latest folk/roots album, "Travelin' Machine," with a performance at 8 p.m. Friday, March 23, at the Ark, 316 S. Main St., Ann Arbor. Matt Jones and the Reconstruction will open. Tickets are $20. Call 734-461-1451 or visit www.theark.org.

* Pop-punk rockers Every Avenue from Marysville, Mich., headline group grope that also includes We Are the In Crowd, Plug In Stereo, the Audition, Simple as Surgery and Aim Your Arrows on Sunday, March 25, at the Crofoot Ballroom, 1 S. Saginaw St., Pontiac. Doors open at 6 p.m. Tickets are $15. (248) 858-9333 or visit www.thecrofoot.com.

* Up and coming metro area groups including Myths and Legends, Aeris, Kesto, Closed For Winter and others, perform on Sunday, March 25, at the Pike Room in the Crofoot, 1 S. Saginaw St., Pontiac. Doors open at 5 p.m. Tickets are $10 in advance, $12 day of show. (248) 858-9333 or visit www.thecrofoot.com.

* Detroit Music Awards-nominated singer-songwriters Julianne Ankley, Billy Brandt, Tosha Owens, Carolyn Striho and Gia Warner will perform in a showcase as part of Zumba Mexican Grille's Charity Preview Party at 5 p.m. Wednesday, March 28 at the restaurant's new location, 304 N. Main St., Royal Oak. Admission is $5 and includes music and food. Call 248-521-1400 or visit www.zumbagrille.com.

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