Game of Thrones Power Rankings (Season 3 Recap)

April 6, 2014
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Game of Thrones Power Rankings (Season 3 Recap)

    Game of Thrones Power Rankings (Season 3 Recap Edition)   Winter is coming! Like, tonight! Game of Thrones is back (!!!), but before we dive into a fourth season of death, decapitation, torture, castration, incest, crossbow practice, and sexposition, let’s take a quick look back at how our key players and themes fared...
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City Slang: Gardenia Bluegrass & Roots Fest returning to Royal Oak

April 4, 2014
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City Slang: Gardenia Bluegrass & Roots Fest returning to Royal Oak

The Gardenia Bluegrass & Roots Festival will take place at the Royal Oak Farmer’s Market on Friday, April 11. Doors are at 7:30 p.m. (6:30 VIP), and cover is $25-$50. The bill features Keller & the Keel, the Ragbirds, Catfish Mafia, and the Crave Wives. They say, “Grand Circus Media, Liquid Events Detroit, and...
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City Slang: Not Without a Fight signs deal with Brain Fuse

April 4, 2014
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City Slang: Not Without a Fight signs deal with Brain Fuse

Detroit pop-punk band Not Without a Fight has signed a record deal with Virginia-based label Brain Fuse Records. The label also has the likes of the Stillwater, Boom Kinetic!, Another Close Call, and Dreamwalk on its roster. You can find out more here. They say, “The Detroit 5-piece formed in 2012, comprised of members...
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I-96 will be closed for months; here’s some other ways to get around construction

April 3, 2014
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I-96 will be closed for months; here’s some other ways to get around construction

In case you weren’t aware, I-96 in Livonia between Newburgh and Telegraph roads will soon be closed for up to nine months. As the Freep notes today, that has numerous businesses along the freeway worried. It also will be a pain for motorists — that is, until they find another way around construction. If you’re one...
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Duendesday at the Loving Touch

April 3, 2014
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Duendesday at the Loving Touch

As ever, Jeff Howitt and Duende! put together a killer bill for April’s Duendesday. Unfortunately, according to the ever-charming Howitt this may have been the last event for a while. The good news is that at least three of the bands of the bands that played on Wednesday night are playing the Blowout –...
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Seth Rogen: Detroit Mayor Should Smoke Crack

April 3, 2014
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If you missed Tuesday night’s episode of Conan, you also may have missed the latest celebrity suggestion for “saving” Detroit, which, this time, comes to us via Seth Rogen. We’ll go ahead and let you watch this video for yourself and decide if Mayor Mike should give this tactic the old college try.
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