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Concert Weekend: Fusion Shows, Brothers Osborne, John Oates, Jill Jack and more...
More than 15 acts — including Japanese Breakfast, Foxing, Shortly, Olivia Millerschin, Kimball and more — will perform as part of Fusion Shows' 11th birthday show at 6 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 12 in the Crofoot Complex, 1 S. Saginaw St., Pontiac. Tickets $23 at 248-858-9333 or thecrofoot.com.
• The brassy Ann Arbor Afro Caribbean troupe Jive Colossus performs, with Nadir Omowale & Distorted Soul opening, at 8:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 11, in the Parliament Room at Otus Supply, 345 E. Nine Mile Road, Ferndale. Tickets $10 in advance, $25 at the door. call 248-291-6160 or visit otussupply.com.
• Singers Dave Boutette and Kristi Lynn Davis team up for a Friday Night Live concert at 8 p.m. Jan. 11 at the Farmington Civic Theater, 33332 Grand River Ave. Scott Martin opens. Tickets $15; 248-471-1951 or the FCT.com.
• Nina and the Buffalo Riders saddle up for a show at 8 p.m. Friday, Jan. 11, at 20 Front Street in Lake Orion. Tickets $15 at 248-783-7105 or 20frontstreet.com.
• The country duo the Brothers Osborne, along with Wild Feathers, rocks on Friday night, Jan. 11, at the Fillmore Detroit, 2115 Woodward Ave. Doors at 7 p.m. Tickets $32.50-$49.50 at 313-961-5451 or thefillmoredetroit.com.
• The Michigan Philharmonic plays "Miniature Masterpieces" at 7 and 8:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 11, at the Detroit Institute of Arts, 5200 Woodward Ave. Free with residency or museum membership. 313-833-7900 or dia.org.
• Indian-born Micki Singh brings his unique sonic fusion to town for a show Friday, Jan. 11, at the Majestic Theatre, 4140 Woodward Ave., Detroit. Wiggi and G. Sidhu also perform. Doors at 10 p.m. $25 advance, $30 day of show. 313-833-9700 or majesticdetroit.com.
• John Oates performs, sans Daryl Hall but with Adam Ezra opening, at 8 p.m. Friday, Jan. 11, at The Ark, 316 S. Main St., Ann Arbor. Tickets are sold out. Info at 734-761-1451 or theark.org.
• Singer-songwriter Jo Serrapere teams up with the Willie Dunns at 8 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 12, at 20 Front Street in Lake Orion. Tickets $15; 248-783-7105 or 20frontstreet.com.
• The Prince Experience — A Tribute to Prince parties like it's, well, you know, on Saturday, Jan. 12, at Saint Andrews Hall, 431 E. Congress St., Detroit. Tickets $13 at 313-961-8358 or saintandrewsdetroit.com.
• The Latin Jazz All Stars play Afro Cuban, Salsa, Brazilian and more at 8 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 12, in Aretha's Jazz Cafe at Music Hall Center, 350 Madison Ave., Detroit. Tickets $30. Call 313-887-8500 or visit musichall.org.
• Jill Jack celebrates the 20th anniversary of her album "Too Close to the Sun" during her annual birthday concert at 8 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 12, at The Ark in Ann Arbor. Tickets $20 at 734-761-1451 or theark.org.
• Audra Kubat, Anthony Retka and Escaping Pavement will be featured during Steve Taylor's Songwriters Sunday show at 6 p.m. Jan. 13 at Dixie Moon Saloon, 111 S. Main St., Royal Oak. Tickets $10; 248-850-7075 or dixiemoonsaloon.com.
• Makeout, Story Untold, Handguns and others rock on Sunday, Jan. 13, at the Shelter, 431 E. Congress St., Detroit. Doors at 6 p.m.; $15 at 313-961-8358 or saintandrewsdetroit.com.
• Justin Roberts and the Not Ready for Naptime Players perform a family show at 1 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 13 at The Ark in Ann Arbor. Tickets are $15 adults, $12 children. Call 734-761-1451 or visit theark.org.
• Carrie Newcomer drops in to The Ark for a 7:30 p.m. concert Sunday, Jan. 13. Tickets are $25. Call 734-761-1451 or vsiit theark.org.
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