The Cosmoknights // Vernon Potts // Tangelo

By The Stray, LLC (other events)

Friday, June 30 2023 6:30 PM 10:00 PM EDT

Join us for an extraordinary evening of music featuring the out-of-this-world stylings of The Cosmoknights, Vernon Potts--a new enigmatic project brought to life by the eccentric Ryne Clarke, and the citrus-infused indie-rock tunes of Tangelo! The perfect soundtrack for a refreshing summer night is at The Stray on Friday, June 30.

Doors open at 6:30, Music starts at 7pm.

In addition to our craft beer, coffee and wine selection, our kitchen will be open serving our full dinner menu until 9pm! Get here early to snag your favorite seat and grab a bite to eat before the show begins.


The Cosmoknights are a 4-piece alt rock group out of Grand Rapids, MI, blending abstract, satirical lyrics and heavy theatrics while keeping the music grounded in modern rock. Drawing influences from the likes of Bowie, Talking Heads, as well as punk and funk, The Cosmoknights aim to create trouble makin’, heart breakin’, booty shakin’ rock and roll. You can find The Cosmoknights on most streaming services with their debut album, First Contact: Live at Pyramid Scheme.



Five piece pedestrian swan-rock from the depths of the Flat River, painting sonic landscapes with punk ethics.

Lead single to their debut album out late summer of 2023:

Kacey Lerner - Vocals, Guitar

Al Germ Jerky - Vocals, lead guitar

Al Garrick Pkt - drums

Jean Ilk Skim Mom - keys, saxophone 

Mr. Chad Tannins - bass


Tangelo is an indie folk/rock band that was formed in the early 2010s by a group of brothers in Michigan. They have based themselves in Lansing and have released one studio album, "Steady State", and more recently one EP, "Tales from the Forgotten Land", since their inception. Their music has a dreamy and soothing feel, with a mix of acoustic and electronic instruments creating a unique and captivating sound. Blends of organic and electronic sounds showcase the ability to create a captivating and emotionally resonant atmosphere, evoking a sense of contemplation and introspection as well as dreamy scenes perfect for relaxation or daydreaming. With their blend of folk and rock influences, Tangelo's music is perfect for fans looking for a unique and captivating sound and is sure to leave a lasting impression on those who give it a listen.