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Conerts: Fillmore re-opening, Tributesville, Noah Cyrus, Celtic Thunder and more...
 

By Gary Graff
ggraff@digitalfirstmedia.com, @GraffonMusic on Twi

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The Fillmore Detroit, 2115 Woodward Ave., re-opens after more than four months of renovations with two shows: EDM artists Zhu and Tokimonsta play Saturday, Oct. 6. (doors at 8 p.m., $29.50-$45); and on Sunday, Oct. 7, Troy's We Came As Romans makes its first appearance since the death of singer Kyle Pavone, opening for Bullet For My Valentine (doors at 6:30 p.m. $25-$59.50). Call 313-961-5451 or visit thefillmoredetroit.com.



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The Tributesville series, showcasing local tribute bands, swings back into action with the Bob Seger group Lookin' Back on Friday, Oct. 5, at the Library Sports Pub & Grill, 42705 Grand River Ave., Novi. Future shows will pay tribute to Van Halen, the Eagles, Elton John, Steely Dan and others. Tickets are $22.50. 248-349-9110 or visit Tributesville.com.



Singer-songwriter Amy Helm, daughter of The Band's late Levon Helm, performs at 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 5, at Otus Supply, 345 E. Nine Mile Road, Ferndale. Brett Lucas opens. Tickets $20 advance, $25 day of show; 248-291-6160 or visit otussupply.com.



Detroit guitar fixture Ron English celebrates the release of his new album "Dance/Cry/Dance" with shows through Saturday, Oct. 6, at the Dirty Dog Jazz Cafe, 87 Kercheval, Grosse Pointe. Cover varies depending on time. Call 313-882-5299 or visit dirtydogjazz.com.



Music For The Masses pays tribute to Depeche Mode on Friday, Oct. 5, at the Magic Bag, 22920 Woodward Ave., Ferndale. Doors open at 8 p.m. $12. 248-544-1991 or visit themagicbag.com.



Noah Cyrus, Miley's younger sister, takes the stage Friday, Oct. 5, at Saint Andrews Hall, 431 E. Congress St., Detroit; doors open at 7 p.m., $20 and $28, 313-961-8961 or saintandrewsdetroit.com.



Leonard Slatkin returns as Musical Director Laureate to open the Detroit Symphony Orchestra's new season, with guest violinist Gil Shaham, Friday through Sunday, Oct. 5-7, at Orchestra Hall, 3711 Woodward Ave., Detroit. The orchestra plays pieces by Prokofiev, Erb and Elgar. Sunday's performance will be webcast at 3 p.m. via dso.org/live. Call 313-576-5111 or visit dso.org.



Grammy Award winner Alessia Cara will speak about her career at 2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 5, at the Detroit Institute of Music Education (DIME) 1265 Griswold St., Detroit. Free and open to the public. Call 313-223-1600 or visit dime-detroit.com.



The Growlers the band, not the beer container plays on Friday, Oct. 5, at the Majestic Theatre, 4140 Woodward Ave., Detroit. Kirin J. Callinan opens. Doors at 7 p.m. $25 advance, $30 day of show. Call 313-833-9700 or visit majesticdetroit.com.



Australian electronic duo The Presets plays Friday, Oct. 5, at the Magic Stick, 4120 Woodward Ave., Detroit. Doors at 8 p.m. $15 advance, $20 day of show. Call 313-833-9700 or visit majesticdetroit.com.



Audtra Kubat, Scott Fab, Don Duprie, Sean Blackman, Anthony Retka and Kate Hinote and 19 other artists will perform at the Detroit Folk Festival, an 11-hour show starting at noon on Saturday, Oct. 6, at the Old Miami, 3930 Cass Ave., Detroit, $7 advance, $10 at the door with proceeds going to InsideOut Literary Arts; 313-831-3830 or visit oldmiami.business.site.







The popular Celtic Thunder celebrates its 10th anniversary as Celtic Thunder X, playing at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 6, at the Fox Theatre, 2211 Woodward Ave., Detroit. Tickets start at $23.50; 313-471-7000 or visit 313Presents.com.



The duo Swearingen and Kelli, which logs time in Michigan and Pennsylvania, performs at 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 6, at 20 Front St. in Lake Orion; $20 at 248-783-7105 or 20frontstreet.com.



Minneapolis hip-hop duo Atmosphere throws down with deM AtlaS, The Lioness and DJ Keezy on Saturday, Oct. 6, at Saint Andrews Hall, Detroit. Doors at 8 p.m., $28 at 313-961-8961 or saintandrewsdetroit.com.



New York rockers Dreamers shares a bill with Weathers and Morgan on Saturday, Oct. 6, at the Shelter, 431 E. Congress St., Detroit. Doors at 6 p.m., $18 at 313-961-8961 or saintandrewsdetroit.com.



Dark Star Orchestra channels classic Grateful Dead on Saturday, Oct. 6, at the Majestic Theatre, Detroit. Doors at 7 p.m. $27 advance, $33 day of show. Call 313-833-9700 or visit majesticdetroit.com.



The Virginia roots troupe Carbon Leaf, with Freddy & Francine, play at 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 6 at The Ark, 316 S. Main St., Ann Arbor; $30 at 734-761-1800 or theark.org.



The Devil Wears Prada rocks hard with Fit For A King and '68 on Sunday, Oct. 7, at Saint Andrews Hall, Detroit. Doors at 7 p.m., $23 at 313-961-8961 or saintandrewsdetroit.com.



Swedish metal faves Wintersun, with Ne Obliviscaris and Sarah Longfield, bring the noise on Sunday, Oct. 7, to the Majestic Theatre, Detroit. Doors at 6 p.m., $25 advance, $30 day of show. Call 313-833-9700 or visit majesticdetroit.com.



Perennial folk favorite Josh White Jr. brings his decades-spanning repertoire to Ann Arbor at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 7, at the Ark; $30 at 734-761-1800 or theark.org.

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