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Concert Weekend: Greensky Bluegrass, Claude VonStroke, Dorothy, Trippie Redd and more...

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

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Kalamazoo-formed Greensky Bluegrass picks 'n' grins, with Billy Strings opening, on Friday and Saturday, Feb. 8-9, at the Fillmore Detroit, 2115 Woodward Ave., Detroit. Doors at 7 p.m. Tickets $20-$49.50, limited two-day tickets $50. Call 313-961-5451 or visit thefillmoredetroit.com.

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Jan Krist and Jim Bizer, with Mark Reitenga opening, play the Friday Night Live series at 8 p.m. Feb. 8 at the Farmington Civic Theater, 33332 Grand River Ave. Tickets are $15; 248-474-1951 or theFCT.com.

We just can't get enough of the Depeche Mode tribute band Music For the Masses, which plays Friday, Feb. 8, at the Magic Bag, 22920 Woodward Ave., Ferndale. Doors at 8 p.m. $12. 248-544-3030 or themagicbag.com.

Detroit-bred DJ Claude VonStroke comes home for a pair of shows Friday and Saturday, Feb. 8-9, at the Magic Stick, 4120 Woodward Ave., Detroit. Doors at 9:30 p.m. Friday tickets $35; Saturday is sold out. Call 313-833-9700 or visit majesticdetroit.com.

Stay Golden, a throwback show celebrating hip-hop from the '80s and '90s, takes place at 9 p.m. Friday, Feb. 8, at Otus Supply, 345 E. Nine Mile Road, Ferndale. Tickets $10 at 248-291-6160 or otussupply.com.

Idaho troubadour Korby Lenker performs at 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 8, with Kate Leithauser opening, at 20 Front Street in Lake Orion. Tickets $18 at 248-783-7105 or 20frontstreet.com.

Chicago's Steepwater Band is back from a hiatus and plays at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Feb. 8-9, at Callahan's Music Hall, 2105 South Blvd., Auburn Hills. $15 and $20. 248-858-9508 or atcallahans.com.

Discipline, Bill Grogan's Goat, the Band Mint and Duotron will blend genres from Celtic to prog to funk at 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 8 at PJ's Lager House, 1254 Michigan Ave., Detroit. $10. 313-961-4668 or pjslagerhouse.com.

Chicago DJ Duane Powell presents a Soundrotation Rearview Mirror Sessions show at 6 p.m Friday, Feb. 28, at the Detroit Institute of Arts, 5200 Woodward Ave. Free with museum admission. Call 313-833-7900 or visit dia.org.

Electronic artist Shigeto brings the beats to The Cube in Detroit's Fisher Music Center, 3711 Woodward Ave., at 10 p.m. Friday, Feb. 8. Tickets $15-$49 at 313-576-5111 or dso.org.

The New York duo Basstracks visits on Friday, Feb. 8, at El Club, 4114 W. Vernor Hwy., Detroit. Doors at 9 p.m., tickets $15-$75. Visit elclubdetroit.com.

Back Forty warms up bluegrass fans for Greensky Bluegrass' second night at the Fillmore Detroit with a free 5 p.m. show Saturday, Feb. 9, at Otus Supply, Ferndale; 248-291-6160 or otussupply.com.

Local favorites Audio Birds play at 8:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, at Otus Supply, Ferndale. Tickets $15 at 248-291-6160 or otussupply.com.

Singer-songwriter Dan Navarro, with Matthew Michael & Christina, plays at 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 9, at 20 Front Street in Lake Orion. $20. Call 248-783-7105 or visit 20frontstreet.com.

Dorothy rocks hard with Autumn Kings and Spirit Animal on Saturday, Feb. 9 at Saint Andrews Hall, 431 E. Congress St., Detroit. Doors at 6:30 p.m., $25 and $35. Call 313-833-6358 or visit saintandrewsdetroit.com.

Danny Runey, Jeff Scott and the Global Gypsies perform as part of Steve Taylor's Songwriter Sunday series at 6 p.m. Feb. 10 at Dixie Moon Saloon, 111 S. Main St. Royal Oak. Tickets $10; 248-850-7075 or dixiemoonsaloon.com.

Amanda Fish, the older sister of blues-rock favorite Samantha Fish, performs at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 10, at Callahan's Music Hall, Auburn Hills. Tickets $15, 248-858-9508 or atcallahans.com.

Singer-rapper Trippie Redd plays a sold-out Life's a Trip Tour show with Lil Keed, Lil Duke and Coi Leray Sunday, Feb. 10, at Saint Andrews Hall, Detroit. Doors at 7 p.m.; 313-833-6358 or saintandrewsdetroit.com.

Veteran singer-songwriter Kathy Mattea performs at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 10, at The Ark, 316. S. Main St., Ann Arbor. Tickets $35 at 734-761-1800 or theark.org.

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