Voted "Best Sound and
Lights" by The Metro Times


Small's is located at 10339 Conant,
Hamtramck MI 48212
Phone: (313) 873-1117
Hours: 8p.m. - 2a.m. Thursday thru Saturday
& for Special Events

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 










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Small's: your favorite neighborhood corner bar and rock venue all in one. Located in the wonderful city of Hamtramck, nested in the heart of Detroit, MI, Small's is the area's premiere independent music venue.

Our front room is home to an art deco-era bar stocked with more than 50 beers including local and national craft labels, European brands and your favorite lawnmower beer in cold 24 oz. cans. Down the hall in our live room, Small's hosts national and local bands and DJs several nights a week. Check out our calendar for details.

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Small's was established in 1999. Our building, originally a bank, dates back to 1923.

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Small's has been featured in Maxim, Travel and Leisure, Guitar World and other national outlets.
Locally we've been named "Best Live Music Bar" twice by MetroMix, "Best Bar on Paczki Day" three times by Real Detroit Weekly and "Best Sound and Lights" and "Best Venue Website" by Metro Times.

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Best of Metromix Detroit

2012 & 2013 Live Music Bar

Two years in a row!!!


Calendar Of Events

Advance tickets are WILL CALL only and will not be shipped.

ALL TICKETING IS PAPERLESS AND TICKETS ARE NOT MAILED OUT. 
YOUR NAME IS AT WILL CALL THE NIGHT OF THE SHOW. THANK YOU.

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Friday, May 29th - GRAYLING All original line-up, one night only with
Sinking Souls (Madison, WI)

$10 cover - 8p.m. doors - 18+

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Saturday, May 30th - INDUSTRIAL IS NOT DEAD!

DJ Void6 and special guests DJ Data R0M and DJ Biohazard40 will be spinning crunchy, cold Industrial, Cold Wave, EBM, Aggrotech, Harsh Electro and more all night long! 

Doors @ 9pm - FREE Before 10pm for 21+
18+ Welcome -$5
21+ $3 After 10pm

Great drink and beer specials all night.

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Friday, June 5th - THIRST WAVE
with DJ Pleasure Kitten, DJ Aaron Hingst and special guest DJ Jamie James spinning new wave, retro alternative and dark '80s and '90s all night.

Expect music from:

Soft Cell:Sisters of Mercy:Adam Ant:B-52's:Go-Go's:The Cure:Gene Loves Jezebel:Depeche Mode:New Order:Strawberry Switchblade:OMD:Tones on Tail:Ramones:Bauhaus:Fad Gadget:Vicious Pink:ABC:Murrayhead:Soft:T he Cult:Human League:Yaz:Berlin:Stiff Little Fingers:Alien Sex Fiend:David Bowie:Happy Mondays:Elvis Costello:Joan Jett:Missing Persons:Peter Murphy:Nena:Public Image Ltd:Billy Idol:Psychedelic Furs:Tom Tom Club:The Normal:The Clash:Tears For Fears:Ministry:The Smiths:Roxy Music:Pet Shop Boys:Siouxsie and The Banshees:Iggy Pop:Joy Division:Echo and The Bunnymen:X-Ray Spex:Talking Heads:Blondie:Erasure:Dura n Duran:Killing Joke

AND MORE!

Great drink specials all night!

21+ - NO COVER before 10pm and only $3 after.
18+ $5 all night.
Doors at 9pm

**Voted "Best Club Night in Wayne County" by Metro Times readers in the 2014 Best Of Detroit awards!**

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Saturday, June 6th - Voyag3r wsg VSTRS

$8 cover - 8 p.m. doors - 18+

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Thursday, June 11th - A very special INDUSTRIAL IS NOT DEAD

DJ Void6, DJ Aaron Hingst and DJ Elektrosonik will be spinning crunchy, cold Industrial, Cold Wave, EBM, Aggrotech, Harsh Electro and more all night long!

Special live performances from
Mindless Faith
and
Stoneburner

Doors @ 8pm ...
TICKETS: ON SALE SOON! STAY TUNED!
18+ welcome


Great drink and beer specials all night.

Presented by Small's and Darque Productions, LLC.

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Friday, June 12th - Comedy Benefit for Suck it Suicide

Ray and Laura's Comedy Showcase moves to a Friday to have a benefit for Suck it Suicide! Suck it Suicide is an organization that works hard to remove the stigma of suicide through education, and supporting people struggling with thoughts of suicide and families directly affected by it. So join us for a night of laughter and raising money for them, to continue the great work they do!

Ray and Laura will host and also do full sets, along with their very funny friends

Hailey Zureich
Andy French
Mike Szar
Blain Hill and
Zachary Stein

There will also be a raffle of various gift baskets, art work, and gift certificates. Last time we even had a chainsaw. So we better see all of you!

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Saturday, June 13th - Maggie Cocco Band, Gasoline Gypsies, Tom Toms and White Light
$8 cover, 18+ welcome - 8 p.m. doors, 9 p.m. music

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Monday, June 15th - In support of the new album "Wasted on the Dream,"
Nashville psych/grunge duo JEFF the Brotherhood returns to Small's!

JEFF the Brotherhood wsg/ Decisions

$12 in advance (plus $1 service charge) - Day of Show $15 - 8 p.m. doors - all ages

ALL TICKETING IS PAPERLESS AND TICKETS ARE NOT MAILED OUT. 
YOUR NAME IS AT WILL CALL THE NIGHT OF THE SHOW. THANK YOU.

 

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Saturday, June 20th - Solstice Shimmer!
Playground Twist (Siouxsie & the Banshees tribute)
Bastards of Young (Replacements tribute)
wsg
Bronze Mambas (psych/rock)

8 p.m. doors, 18+, $7 cover
Partial proceeds benefit Turning Point Domestic Violence Shelter


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Saturday, June 27th - Small's and Darque Productions, LLC. present:

INDUSTRIAL IS NOT DEAD with residents DJ Elektrosonik, DJ Aaron Hingst and DJ Void6 spinning crunchy, cold Industrial, EBM, Aggrotech, Harsh Electro, Cold Wave, Dark Wave and more all night long!

Special LIVE performances by: En Esch (Ex-Pigface/KMFDM)
GoFight (Ex-Die Warzau) and Ghostfeeder

18+ Welcome w/ proper ID Tickets - 8p.m. doors

ALL TICKETING IS PAPERLESS AND TICKETS ARE NOT MAILED OUT. 
YOUR NAME IS AT WILL CALL THE NIGHT OF THE SHOW. THANK YOU.

$7 in advance (plus $1 service charge) - $10 at the door, day of the show

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Thursday, July 2nd - Ray & Laura's Comedy Showcase

8 p.m. doors, 9 p.m. show, $5 cover, 18+

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Thursday, July 9th - Kiss Me Deadly (Cleveland) wsg Nurse Ratched and Grommet

8 p.m. doors, $5 cover, 18+

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Thursday, July 30th - Reeves Gabrels wsg The Witches
Reeves Gabrels (b.1956) is an American guitarist who in 2012 joined The Cure, one of Britain's best-known alternative rock bands. The Cure, led by Robert Smith on vocals and guitar, has since headlined major music festivals and performed concerts worldwide -- in Europe, England, Ireland, South America, Mexico, Korea, Japan, Canada and the United States -- with Gabrels on guitar, Roger O'Donnell on keyboard, Simon Gallup on bass, and Jason Cooper on drums.

Gabrels is also known for his long partnership with British singer David Bowie, with whom he worked regularly as guitarist, bandmate, co-writer and co-producer from 1987 to 1999. And since the early 1980s, Gabrels has independently pursued an active and wide-ranging international music career from bases in Boston, Los Angeles, New York, and London. Since 2006 he has been based in Nashville, Tennessee.

8 p.m. doors, 18+
$10 in advance, $12 at the door



Tickets on sale now: http://www.eventbrite.com/ e/ reeves-gabrels-wsg-the-witc hes-tickets-17020577004

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Friday, July 31st - Against the Grain - Road Warriors LP/CD release show
With Special Guests:
Skeemin' No Goods 
Child Bite 
Black Actress (Chicago)
Stone Ritual 

$8 - 8 p.m. doors - All ages

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Thursday, August 6th - Ray & Laura's Comedy Showcase

8 p.m. doors, 9 p.m. show, $5 cover, 18+

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Monday, September 14th - A night of heavy metal not to be missed!
Christian Mistress (Portland, OR / Relapse Records) with very special guests
high spirits (high energy rock from Chicago) and
Savage Master (occult heavy metal from Louisville)

8 p.m. doors, 9 p.m. show $10 cover at the door only

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Tuesday, September 29th - Teenage Bottlerocket & Pears

Advance tickets on sale soon!

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