City Slang: Weekly music review roundup

June 12, 2012
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City Slang: Weekly music review roundup

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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New releases: The Tallest Man on Earth; Hot Chip

June 11, 2012
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New releases: The Tallest Man on Earth; Hot Chip

The Tallest Man on Earth There’s No Leaving Now (Dead Oceans) A new Tallest Man on Earth album is something akin to opening a box of trinkets you weren’t aware you had — his music can generate impossible nostalgia for sights and sounds unknown. Four years after the Swedish singer-songwriter’s excellent debut LP Shallow...
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Attorney Bill Goodman still ticking, but ticked off

June 11, 2012
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Noted Detroit attorney William Goodman had a distinctly Mark Twain moment when he learned that a front-page story in the Sunday edition of The Macomb Daily contained what could charitably be called a slight inaccuracy. Goodman and his firm are representing the estate of a Detroit teen who died after being Tasered in the...
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ZMX 6.21.12

June 11, 2012
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ZMX 6.21.12

Passalacqua’s “Better (Re)-Made” Two years, two albums, two rappers. More revue than re-mix, this Detroit hip-hop duo proves just how many heads they’ve turned and hearts they’ve won thus far by dint of the impressive local contemporaries from a range of genres/styles that have lined up to flip, flare and fry up the batch of funky summertime...
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City Slang: Carolyn Striho to perform for Angela Bowie

June 11, 2012
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City Slang: Carolyn Striho to perform for Angela Bowie

On Thursday, June 14, Carolyn Striho will perform at a signing for Angela Bowie, who has a new bok out, Lipstick Legends. The event takes place at the Lido Gallery in Birmingham from 7 p.m. According to Angela, “Lipstick Legends are people who pushed the envelope, and helped redefine sexual mores in the 1970s....
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City Slang: Jazz Festival lineup announced

June 10, 2012
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City Slang: Jazz Festival lineup announced

The organizers of the 2012 Detroit Jazz Festival have announced that the lineup will feature the most celebrated names in jazz including: Sonny Rollins; Wynton Marsalis Quintet; Pat Metheny Unity Band featuring Chris Potter, Antonio Sanchez, and Ben Williams; Chick Corea and Gary Burton with the Harlem String Quartet; and the Wayne Shorter Quartet...
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