Blues Blog Bog

HM ready for 2020!

Welcome to our 27th anniversary of Howlin Mercy! Formed in the dark days of 1993, we’re still alive and spreading the love of the blues! We’re set for a great program with the Detroit Blues Society in September and we’ll have a few stops along the way before then! So, stay warm (in February!) and stay cool the rest of the season and we’ll see you out... read more

HM heading towards summer 2019!

Well, spring certainly isn’t cooperating, but soon HM will be back on the summer road! We have gigs in Grosse Ile, Sterling Heights, Port Sanilac, Dearborn Heights, and Flat Rock coming up, so we hope you’ll come out and howl with us! Sunday, June 2, 1-4 pm Grosse Ile Islandfest – Sunday Blues Tent Revival! Grosse Ile Airport Thursday, June 6, 7-10 pm Dearborn Heights Spirit Festival Canfield Community Center 1801 North Beech Daly Road Dearborn Heights Thursday, July 25, 10 am – 1 pm Sterlingfest 2019 – Jazz and Blues Stage Sterling Heights, MI Friday, Aug. 2, 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm 6th Annual Port Sanilac Blues Festival Port Sanilac Municipal Harbor, MI Saturday, Sept. 14 , 4:30 pm – 6 pm Flat Rock Riverfest – Main Stage Huroc Park (E. Huron River and Arsenal Rd.) Flat... read more

Summer Winding Down…

Thanks to everyone who made it out to our summer shows! The weather held up well for us from Dearborn to Toledo to Flat Rock! Great crowd at the Toledo Museum of Art’s “It’s Friday” series, Dearborn’s “Homecoming Festival” and Flat Rock’s “Riverfest!” We’ll be back at Nancy Whiskey in Detroit on Saturday, September 29 from 9:30 pm – 1:30 am. A great, bluesy bar in Corktown off Rosa Parks Boulevard! Come howl with... read more