Blues Blog Bog

C’mon Spring, Do Your Thing!

We had a great Saint Patrick’s Day at Lakeview Bar and Grill in Novi. The evening started with green beer and ended with white snow! Pure Michigan! We’re on the road to Zukey Lake Tavern in Pinckney on Sat. March 25, then off to Monroe at The Clamdiggers on April 8 and O’Mara’s in Berkley on April 29! Lots of miles coming up for the blue band barge! All of us in the HM den hope the winter hibernation will be over soon and we’ll be getting back outdoors for summer! On tap we have Grosse Ile’s Islandfest (Fri. June 2 – Fireworks night!); Saint Francis Cabrini Festival in Allen Park (June 10) and lots more! See it all on the gigs page! C’mon Spring…do your... read more

Hot Blues During our Mild Winter!

Hello Howlers! Hope you are enjoying our mid-winter thaw this January! Maybe hot blues around town have something to do with it? Well, Howlin Mercy will be back at the Motor City Casino in the Chromatics Lounge on Tuesday, Feb. 21, the March will find us at Lakeview Bar and Grill in Novi for Saint Patrick’s Day (early show from 4 pm – 8 pm), then we’ll head west to Zukey Lake Tavern on Saturday, March 25! April will take us up to the east side to O’Mara’s in Berkley on April 29. Then, before you know it, summer will be here! So, hang on, we’ll get this dreary winter out of the way soon and on to some cool blues! Hope your New Year was great and we look forward to seeing you out and about in... read more

Thank you for supporting Howlin Mercy in 2016!

Happy Howlin New Year, one and all! Just a short note of thanks for supporting us in 2016! We did 28 gigs in the year, which kept us all busy! Lots of new festivals, lots of old familiar haunts, and we even got to play on a tour boat on the Detroit River! We’re plugging in 2017 and have a few nice gigs coming up! Check out our gigs page and mark your calendars! On behalf of Andrew, Mike, David and Matt have a cool New Year and we’ll see you out and about! And remember to support local music! It’s the only way we get our gas... read more