Photo Gallery: Detroit @ Bonnaroo

June 16, 2012
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Photo Gallery: Detroit @ Bonnaroo

This year Bonnaroo invited a handful of Detroit’s finest including Alice Cooper, Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. and Danny Brown to make the trek down to Tennessee for the annual 4-day music festival that draws nearly 80,000 people each year. Check out photos from this year’s festival highlighting some of the Detroit bands that made...
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City Slang: Brunch at the Jazz Cafe

June 16, 2012
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City Slang: Brunch at the Jazz Cafe

On Sunday, June 24, CJAM/WDET DJ Judy Adams will host a brunch at the Jazz Café. All of the info can be found here. Adams is known for having a wide and expansive knowledge of music across the genres and ages, and she promises that her set at the Jazz Café will be loaded...
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City Slang: ICP prepares the Mighty Death Pop

June 15, 2012
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City Slang: ICP prepares the Mighty Death Pop

As the Insane Clown Posse prepares for its hometown show at the Emerald Theater on June 23, the group has announced details of its next album, to be called The Mighty Death Pop. Seriously. ICP has recorded an infomercial, which can be viewed here, and the album is due to drop August 14, just...
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EM repeal measure clears hurdle for ballot

June 14, 2012
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An air of jubilation filled the auditorium at the AFSCME building in downtown Detroit on Thursday as members of the Stand Up for Democracy coalition celebrated a victory in their fight to have Michigan’s emergency manager law overturned. “Rumors of the death of democracy in Michigan are somewhat premature,” announced coalition attorney Herb Sanders....
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City Slang: Detroit Jazz Fest announces competitions

June 14, 2012
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City Slang: Detroit Jazz Fest announces competitions

The Detroit Jazz Festival is now accepting submissions for two national competitions, in the saxophone performance and jazz arrangement categories. Both will be judged by prominent jazz gurus, with prize money totaling $5,000 and the chance to perform at the festival itself. “The inaugural jazz saxophonist and arrangement competitions help seek out talented artists...
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Fawn’s Coastlines with Fur and Jamaican Queens- Tonite

June 13, 2012
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Fawn’s Coastlines with Fur and Jamaican Queens- Tonite

Fawn /w: FUR, JamaicanQueens Thursday, June 14th @ The Loving Touch in Ferndale           A bit of an interview with half of this Detroit quartet, regarding their debut full length: ~ ~ Fawn’s going places. Right after they get through this cluster fuck of a traffic jam. It’s zero-hour, the start...
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