Chrissy Morgan & Troy Dirkse @ O'mara's
Oct
18
7:00 PM19:00

Chrissy Morgan & Troy Dirkse @ O'mara's

By this point you’ve heard of Chrissy & Susie, and Chrissy & Bruce, but have you had a chance to hear Chrissy & Troy? Though our performances are scheduled only a couple times a year, each gem is one to remember. Troy has gone from neighbor, to friend, to musical partner and any chance he wants to join up, I’m all for it. We really would do it for free, it’s that kind of vibe…and if we can get a couple friends to join us, well that’s cool too!

event invite: https://www.facebook.com/events/1002609793251261/

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Chrissy Morgan & Susie Woodman @ Michigan By The Bottle
Oct
19
7:00 PM19:00

Chrissy Morgan & Susie Woodman @ Michigan By The Bottle

What could be better than an evening of wine tastings, chocolate bites, and live music?? GETTING IT LOCAL!! That's right, MIBTB (Michigan by the Bottle) sells only Michigan made wines. An entire wall of bottled selections, but don't worry. They make it easy on ya.. providing a tasting menu with detailed descriptions and everything. Hope to see ya then!

event invite: https://www.facebook.com/events/226913561264439/

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Chrissy Morgan & Bruce Farrell @ MIBTB
Oct
26
7:00 PM19:00

Chrissy Morgan & Bruce Farrell @ MIBTB

  • Michigan by the Bottle Tasting Room (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Michigan by the Bottle is so nice, I had to go twice. Bruce and I will be slingin those harmonies to the fancy ladies who like to drink wine with their pinkies raised… I’m one of those ladies!! Sure I love to sing, but I do fancy liquid grapes every now and then and how cool is it to live in a state that has enough varietals to make a store dedicated to Michigan made wines. Local music/ Local grapes!

event invite: https://www.facebook.com/events/2131765153742272/

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The Chrissy Morgan Trio @ The London Chop House
Oct
5
7:00 PM19:00

The Chrissy Morgan Trio @ The London Chop House

reservations: 313-962-0277 (request seating near the stage)

Vocal stylings by Chrissy Morgan with new arrangements for songs from Cyndi Lauper and Lenny Kravitz, to Hank Williams and Carol King with a few originals in between. 

Vocals- Chrissy Morgan
Keys- Susie Woodman
Guitar- Neal Wright

7pm-11pm

event invite: https://www.facebook.com/events/254123525297244/?active_tab=about

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Chrissy Morgan & Bruce Farrell @ Floodz
Oct
4
7:30 PM19:30

Chrissy Morgan & Bruce Farrell @ Floodz

Floodz.. food, golf, music… to some, that’s all you need in this world. Bruce and I can’t wait to get back to the east side to share our tunes. In the past, we’ve performed on the outdoor patio…next to the pizza making station :O .. who knows what the weather will be like that night, but it’s sure to be a fun and chill evening!

event invite: https://www.facebook.com/events/1786223268093778/

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Chrissy Morgan @ The Willis Show Bar
Oct
3
7:30 PM19:30

Chrissy Morgan @ The Willis Show Bar

Where’s the hottest new club in Detroit? It’s The Willis Show Bar, the performance venue of my dreams. As soon as word hit about this place I just had to find a way in! Well the time has come, the band members have been practiced, the dress has been purchased and the reservation link is available.

reservations: https://resy.com/cities/det/willis-show-bar?date=2018-10-03

event invite: https://www.facebook.com/events/318692518884033/

2 separate 1 hour performances 8pm and 10pm

Full band, special guests, DJ, Rouge Makeup & Nail Studio, kazoos, glamour & MORE!!


DJ: Shantasy Island

co-host: Rouge Makeup & Nail Studio

Band Members:

Chrissy Morgan- vocals

Susie Woodman- keys

Stuart Tucker- drums

Jef Reynolds- stand up bass

Rod Jones- tenor sax

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Chrissy Morgan & Susie Woodman @ The Whitney
Sep
21
7:00 PM19:00

Chrissy Morgan & Susie Woodman @ The Whitney

ATTENTION all “foodie two shoes”, ”gastrophilists”,and “chow hounds”!!!!

It’s City Fest in Detroit and The Whitney, of course. is taking things to the next level. to celebrate Ladies Night. Whitney’s executive chef Natasha Vitti and aims to showcase some of the best trendsetters in Michigan’s food scene and other women who are changing the culinary scene, plus live jazz from Chrissy Morgan and Susie Woodman. Tickets are $125 and partial proceeds will benefit the Girls Changing the Game charity. 

reservation link: https://www.thewhitney.com/cityfest/Ladies-Night

Detroit News Article: https://www.detroitnews.com/story/entertainment/dining/2018/07/31/whitney-cityfest-week-includes-legacy-dinner-bourbon-debut-and-more/872171002/

event invite: https://www.facebook.com/events/1908407389464341/

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Chrissy Morgan & Susie Woodman @ cork
Sep
20
6:30 PM18:30

Chrissy Morgan & Susie Woodman @ cork

Who wouldn’t want an intimate evening that includes a seasonal menu, a wall of wine selections, and a touch of jazzy tunes providing the soundtrack? Well Susie and I simply adore playin in the first restaurant in Pleasant Ridge with an liquor license. Call 248-544-2675 for reservations!

event invite: https://www.facebook.com/events/2326048810939914/

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Joe Jaber & The Last Divide @ Barktoberfest
Sep
15
12:30 PM12:30

Joe Jaber & The Last Divide @ Barktoberfest

Well this gig is for the dogs.. Literally ;) Bring your pup to Royal Oak this Saturday for pet tricks, pet costume contests, tons of pet vendors, and of course some live music to keep the crowd “howlin”!

event invite : https://www.facebook.com/events/155241988467876/

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Schedule: 

Saturday, Sept 15
11:00 a.m. Gates Open 
12:00 p.m. Best Trick Contest 
12:30 p.m - 2:00 p.m.  Joe Jaber and The Last Divide
2:00 p.m. Costume Contest
2:45 p.m Chihuahua Race
3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.  Mad Rabbit
6:00 p.m. Close

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Kat's Funkaholic @ WHFR
Sep
13
5:00 PM17:00

Kat's Funkaholic @ WHFR

Did you know that Kat Orlando gave me my first opportunity to perform as a backup vocalist. She even asked me to record on one of her original albums. Sooo.. any time she asks me to pop back in to help, I'm there. Catch us live on the radio or on the internet from the comfort of your fav office chair...

link to listen live---> https://whfr.fm/about/listen-live-now

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The Chrissy Morgan Trio @ The London Chop House
Aug
31
7:00 PM19:00

The Chrissy Morgan Trio @ The London Chop House

2 things to point out.. 

1. This will be my 3rd scheduled performance at THE London Chop House (say what???)

2. Aug 31st is my birthday..So happy to have Susie Woodman, keys, and Jef Reynolds, bass, joining me...my birthday wishes have already come true!

Event invite: https://www.facebook.com/events/965078463692668/

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Chrissy Morgan & Susie Woodman @ The 5th Annual DTI Festival
Aug
25
to Aug 26

Chrissy Morgan & Susie Woodman @ The 5th Annual DTI Festival

  • 5172 Highland Road Waterford, Michigan (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Did you know that there's a river that goes through Waterford, MI. I didn't and i lived there. Well festival organizer, Matt Mc Clure is destined to.. or rather DARED TO INSPIRE (DTI) the Waterford region with Murals, river cleanup, muscle cars and ofcourse, music!! Super happy to bring my co writer, Susie Woodman on board to share our original tunes as well as those classics perfectly performed to inspire greatness!!

TIME SCHEDULED STILL TBA!!!

event invite: https://www.facebook.com/events/293703051201691/

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Chrissy Morgan & Bruce Farrell @ Third Monk Brewing Company
Aug
24
7:30 PM19:30

Chrissy Morgan & Bruce Farrell @ Third Monk Brewing Company

Bruce and I are super happy to perform at Third Monk again. What a listening room! What a generous portion of mini beers for their sampler! "What brewery, I've lived here more than a decade..." Oh yes! There is a tiny local brewery that platinum recording engineer, Jeff, owns and he puts as much care into his beers as he does his sound quality from those performing. Can't wait to be back. 

 photo: Jeff Robinson

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Scott Morgan @ MOTOR CITY MUSCLE
Aug
19
4:30 PM16:30

Scott Morgan @ MOTOR CITY MUSCLE

It's about time Detroit takes a bite of the Dream Cruise pie...plus.. more cars and more music...could any weekend be more Detroit? Honored to be slingin those harmonies alongside chart topping teen heart throb of the 60's, Scott Morgan, and his supreme backing band. Plus how cool is it to say that I opened for Reverend Horton Heat?!?!

More info following.. until then.. https://motorcitymuscle.us/

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Chrissy Morgan & Susie Woodman @ The Pontiac Creative Arts Center
Aug
18
2:00 PM14:00

Chrissy Morgan & Susie Woodman @ The Pontiac Creative Arts Center

How do encourage conversation about the foster care of children in Michigan? You bring art and music in on the topic and naturally love attracts. Dream cruise will be poppin, and The Pontiac Creative Arts Center is right in the middle of it all. Stop on by to lift your spirits!

Event invite: https://www.facebook.com/events/508077029654828/

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The A-MOMS @ Third Man Record Store
Aug
17
7:30 PM19:30

The A-MOMS @ Third Man Record Store

Being "Detroit's Backup Singer" has given me countless opportunities to perform with top notch artists in outstanding venues. Well this event is no exception and, though a bit under the radar, hits the mark on all those perks of being a backing vocalist.

Jack White is the king of "if you know, you know" taste making, so I won't give out too many details about the performance,  except that The Algebra Mothers will be releasing an LP this evening.  And I'll leave ya with this..local fe-rocker Queen bee and I will be "nuns in chains"?!?

Cool article about lead singer Gerald Collins : https://www.metrotimes.com/detroit/jungle-boogie/Content?oid=2148020

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A-MOMS

Backup Singers

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Mortal Soul @ Necto
Aug
16
6:00 PM18:00

Mortal Soul @ Necto

Well the life of Detroit's Backup Vocalist can certainly get busy at times... and YAY for that! practicing lyrics and harmonies for 2 different projects this week. Honored to have local professional bass player, Mo Hollis, ask me to join Mortal Soul for a secret showcase. sshhh.. Not open to the public, but if ya message me, I can get you in. Mortal Soul is an adult band (all 9-5ers) with sweet harmonies, moving lyrics, and positive energies... afterall  "the jubillee is waiting and we got to get to this circus down the road"

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Chrissy Morgan & Susie Woodman @ Black Lotus Brewery
Jul
9
to Jul 10

Chrissy Morgan & Susie Woodman @ Black Lotus Brewery

Black Lotus Brewery in Clawson is known as one of the BEST open mic nights out of town and I have to say it's all because of Mr. Steve bad joke Szjana! The host of the evening strumming his guitar with the rest of em is just so easy going... no big egos on this stage or through out the evening. So when he asked us to be the featured performer for the evening we just had to take him up on it.. 

You see the morgan/ woodman catalog consists of enough original material that we're recording an album! The process begins in October, but we can get all the practice in before hand and really get to know these songs.  Sooo.. bring your guitar, your vibraslap, or your drum sticks and get ready for a night of original music 

Event Invite: https://www.facebook.com/events/191978704801545/

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Joe Jaber & the Last Divide @ Hell Yeah!
Jun
23
7:30 PM19:30

Joe Jaber & the Last Divide @ Hell Yeah!

When a bunch of hard drinkin, music lovin good people decide to put together a festival..just for the heck..or HELL of it, you just know it's gon be a good time. I mean.. it's live music, bbq, friends you don't know offerin you shots, and it's all in HELL (Michigan that is)!!! I can't wait!!! 

 

event invite: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1574405099341202/

P.S. This is kinda a private event...but it's annual, so get to know those involved!

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The Chrissy Morgan Trio @ The London Chop House
Jun
22
7:00 PM19:00

The Chrissy Morgan Trio @ The London Chop House

You know, sometimes you just have to book yourself the big gigs once in a while just to make sure you're still on the right path. Nothing against the farmer's markets and corner busking, but sometimes you just need to share your vocals to the finer diners. The London Chop House is just "oozing with history". Just found out it was considered one of the top 10 restaurants in the 60's by THE James Beard. Yah sure that's a long time ago, but that wouldn't stop this classy joint from keeping up with the times. Sure it's still located in the basement on Congress, but it's guests have included everyone from Frank Sinatra and Jimmy Hoffa to Kid Rock and Barbara Streisand (likely on Barbara tip.. she used to perform at what was the caucus club across the street back when her career was just beginning) and everyone who's everyone else has popped on by at least once for a special meal.

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Joe Jaber & The Last Divide @ Bark on Biddle
Jun
16
7:00 PM19:00

Joe Jaber & The Last Divide @ Bark on Biddle

  • Biddle Avenue Wyandotte, MI, 48192 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Who doesn't love a weekend festival? And now you add dogs to the situation?!?! I'm in!! This weekend raises money for local shelters, offers safe adoptions, and PLENTY of vendors for our 4 legged family members! Oh yah.. music and Tito's too. Oh.. wait.. how could I forget.. there's an air dog jumping competition?!?

Event link: http://detroit.carpediem.cd/events/5228658-bark-on-biddle-at-downtown-wyandotte/

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Joe Jaber & The Last Divide @ Detroit Music Weekend
Jun
16
2:00 PM14:00

Joe Jaber & The Last Divide @ Detroit Music Weekend

If any city on this planet knows how to make music, it has got to be Detroit. And so I'm pretty psyched to be backing Joe Jaber (pronounced jabber) on some vocals at The Ford Stage next to Music Hall for Detroit Music Weekend. We go on at 2 sharp for a short set, but the day consists of performances from Jeff Daniels and The Jacksons to local feministas Audra Kubat and Stffanie Chris'tian! Happy to be right in the middle of it all..

website info: https://www.detroitmusicweekend.org/ford-stage/

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Chrissy Morgan & Bruce Farrell @ The Troy Market
Jun
15
5:00 PM17:00

Chrissy Morgan & Bruce Farrell @ The Troy Market

Well Bruce and I have performed at the Birmingham Farmer's Market and always have a blast, so we're making the rounds.. This time things are a bit switched up. The city of Troy has their farmer's market available on Fridays, which I kinda love... no waking at the crack o dawn to get those fresh eggs... instead stroll on by after work and get your groceries before the weekend begins! Look for us around the Troy Public Library.

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Chrissy Morgan & Susie Woodman at O'mara's Acoustic Summer Nights
Jun
14
7:00 PM19:00

Chrissy Morgan & Susie Woodman at O'mara's Acoustic Summer Nights

There's just something about O'mara's that perfectly defines Berkley. Could it be the secret fairy door (kid friendly), or the fabulous women's bathroom (no joke... see it to believe it) or maybe the balance of a good bar along and delicious meals in the dining room (regulars everywhere!). And along with all of that, an outdoor patio that combines everything with LIVE MUSIC!!

Well Susie and I are still on a high for being nominated for Outstanding Modern Jazz Group for the Detroit Music Awards and we can't wait to share with you what we do!! We promise, singalongs, kazoo solos, originals tunes, and a couple guest vocalists joining us! 

Stop on by, or make a reservation for a (table near the band).

Event Invite: https://www.facebook.com/events/587892248249634/

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