City Slang: Motor City Rock Night

February 15, 2013
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City Slang: Motor City Rock Night

I’m going to toot my horn a little bit here. On Tuesday, February 26, yours truly will be the featured guest at the “Good Reds Good Reads – Motor City Rock Night”, hosted by Wayne State University Press and MotorCity Wine. I’ll be talking about my books, MC5: Sonically Speaking and The Stooges: Head...
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City Slang: Happy Valentine’s Day

February 14, 2013
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Maybe you think it’s nothing more than a Hallmark holiday, maybe you enjoy the celebration of love. Either way, Valentine’s Day exists (it’s still way cooler than Sweetest Day), and it’s not going anywhere. To celebrate, and appropriately enough, Amy Gore & Her Valentines will play the Loving Touch on Friday night with Patrick...
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This Week

February 14, 2013
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This Week

Wednesday 5th Detroit Trivia Night at the Hard Rock Cafe Detroit The public is welcome to team up and vie for the title of unabashed Detroit pop culture experts. The games will feature three rounds of trivia with a total of 50 questions. The team that takes first place in the competition will receive...
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City Slang: Jack White to release rare Bricks recording

February 12, 2013
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Jack White’s Third Man Records is said to be digging deep into White’s past to unearth and release recordings by his band Jack White & the Bricks from 1999. The record will be called Jack White and the Bricks: Live on the Garden Bowl Lanes, obviously due to the fact that the show took...
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City Slang: Weekly music review roundup

February 11, 2013
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Remember – if you send it, it will get reviewed. That’s the City Slang promise. It doesn’t matter what genre the music is – as long as it has a Metro Detroit connection, it’ll get in. Preferably, we’d like to concentrate on new releases but, while we’re getting warmed up here, feel free to...
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City Slang: More Juggalos fighting back

February 10, 2013
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More Juggalos have come forward with stories of injustice relating to the group being officially labeled a gang. “My daughter started listening to Insane Clown Posse years ago. I kept hearing bad things about Juggalos, so I decided to listen to the music myself. I really like the fact that they embrace the ‘Family’...
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