Local Buzz for Jan. 3, 2014
Here is a look at music events.
Keith Jackson and Triple Dose Band at Majestic Star Casino & Hotel’s Lakeshore Lounge in Gary.
BLUE CHIP CASINO
777 Blue Chip Drive, Michigan City, (219) 879-7711, bluechipcasino.com
♦ Jan. 3 (Rocks Lounge)
R-Gang (rhythm and blues band) at 6 p.m. and Crawpuppies (music from the Rolling Stones to the Black Crowes) at 10:30 p.m.
♦ 10 p.m. Jan. 3 (It’s Vegas Baby!)
Friday Night DJ (mixologists at the turntables)
♦ Jan. 4 (Rocks Lounge)
Monterrey (oldies and classic rock) at 1:30 p.m., 2nd Hand Entertainment (favorite classic rock, pop and top 40 from the 1960s-1990s) at 6 p.m. and April’s Reign (classic rock and blues) at 10:30 p.m.
♦ 10 p.m. Jan. 4 (It’s Vegas Baby!)
♦ Jan. 5 (Rocks Lounge)
Spike and the Spitwads (1940s and 1950s music) at 2 p.m. and Smokin’ Gunz (billed as Chicago’s hottest country band) at 7 p.m.
♦ 9 p.m. Jan. 9 (It’s Vegas Baby!)
Visions of Santana
MAJESTIC STAR CASINO & HOTEL
Lakeshore Lounge, 1 Buffington Harbor, Gary, where there are local and regional bands Fridays and Saturdays, (888) 225-8259, majesticstarcasino.com
♦ 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Jan. 3-4
Keith Jackson and Triple Dose Band (Jackson is the first cousin to the renowned Michael Jackson family is also from Gary)
♦ 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Jan. 10-11
Soul 2 The Bond Band
♦ 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Jan. 17-18
Avain Hightower and Full Circle
♦ 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Jan. 24-25
Greg Gibbs and The Source Band