Fundraising concert at Michigan Theater postponed due to rising COVID cases
ANN ARBOR, MI — Acoustic Routes and The Ark have set a new date for Lucinda Williams and Her Band to perform live at the Michigan Theater in Ann Arbor. The concert has been rescheduled for 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 8, at the theater at 603 E. Liberty St. The benefit show was originally set for Feb. 11, but is being postponed to the spring due to the recent COVID-19 surge, organizers said. “We look forward to a great night of music and making a difference in the fight against hunger in our community,” Acoustic Routes Founder Jim Cain said in a statement. The Michigan Theater is requiring proof of full vaccination against COVID-19 for all guests attending.mlive.com
Local watch party to stream The Verve Pipe presented by The Ark on Saturday
ANN ARBOR – As the coronavirus pandemic stretches toward the end of the year, live music feels like a thing of the past. Stony Lake Brewing in Saline and Acoustic Routes will be hosting a big screen watch party for The Ark’s live stream of multi-platinum group The Verve Pipe on Saturday at 8 p.m. The Ark is presenting the special live stream along with The Listening Room in Grand Rapids. According to a press release, the watch party is “designed around Michigan’s public health directives" and aims to support performance venues and Michigan artists during the pandemic. To watch the show from home, you can purchase a $20 live stream access here.