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Concert Weekend: Aretha tribute, Postmodern Jukebox, Mummies, Jim McCarty and more...

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

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The late Aretha Franklin gets her due again when the Motown Legends Gospel Choir led by Joan Belgrave and featuring Thornetta Davis, the Undisputed Truth, Mark Scott, El Johnson and others presents a tribute concert at 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 1, in the Detroit Film Theatre auditorium at the Detroit Institute of Arts, 5200 Woodward Ave. The Lisa McCall Dancers also perform. Free with museum admission. Call 313-833-7900 or visit dia.org.

Also Playing:

The tribute band Phluffhead at goes Phish-ing at 9:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 1, at Otus Supply, 345 E. Nine Mile Road, Ferndale. Tickets $15 advance, $20 day of show. Call 248-291-6160 or visit otussupply.com.

Illinois rock duo the Cerny Brothers perform at 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 1, at 20 Front Street in Lake Orion. Ali McManus opens. Tickets $18, 248-783-7105 or 20frontstreet.com.

Claudia Schmidt and Sally Rogers pair up for singer-songwriter special at 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 1, at the Trinity House Theatre, 38840 W. Six Mile Road, Livonia. Tickets $20; 734-464-6302 or trinityhousetheatre.org.

Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox twists contemporary hits yet again on Friday, Feb. 1, at the Fillmore Detroit, 2115 Woodward Ave. Doors at 7 p.m. $25-$75. 313-961-5451 or thefillmoredetroit.com.

The bandaged troupe Here Come the Mummies funk it up Friday, Feb. 1, at Saint Andrews Hall, 431 E. Congress, Detroit. Sun Stereo opens. Doors at 8:30 p.m. Tickets $20 and $50 at 313-961-6358 or saintandrewsdetroit.com.

Chicago rapper Mick Jenkins is joined by Kari Faux on Friday, Feb. 1, at the Shelter, 431 E. Congress, Detroit. Doors at 6 p.m. Tickets $22 at 313-961-6358 or saintandrewsdetroit.com.

Australian singer-songwriter Kasey Chambers comes to Ann Arbor on Saturday, Feb. 1, for a show at The Ark, 316 S. Main St. Carly Burruss opens. Tickets $25 at 734-761-1818 or theark.org.

Chicago's J.D. Simo plays his brand of psychedelic blues rock at 8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 2, at Callahan's Music Hall, 2105 South Blvd., Auburn Hills. Tickets $20 and $15 at 248-858-9508 or atcallahans.com.

The Kris Kurzawa Group plays a night of Frank Zappa music at 9:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 2, at Otus Supply, Ferndale. Tickets $10 advance, $15 at the door, 248-291-6160 or otussupply.com.

The Post Imperial Jazz Band parties at 8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 2, at 20 Front Street in Lake Orion. Tickets $10 and $15, 248-783-7105 or 20frontstreet.com.

May Erlewine performs at 8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 2, at Trinity House Theatre in Livonia. Tickets $20, 734-464-6302 or trinityhousetheatre.org.

The Arizona jam band Spafford plays Saturday, Feb. 2, at the Majestic Theatre, 4140 Woodward Ave., Detroit. Chirp opens. Doors at 8; $17.50 advance, $20 day of. Call 313-833-9700 or visit majesticdetroit.com.

Jim McCarty's Mystery Train rolls out to Westland for a show on Saturday, Feb. 2, at the Token Lounge, 28997 Joy Road. Tckets $10 at 734-513-5030 or tokenlounge.com.

Singer Emily King performs at 9 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 2, at El Club, 4114 Vernor Hwy., Detroit. Tickets $25-$89 at elclubdetroit.com.

Americana acts Dead Horses and the Brother Brothers team up at 8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 2, for a show at The Ark in Ann Arbor. Tickets $20; 734-761-1818 or theark.org.

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