City Slang: Weekly music review roundup

August 20, 2013
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City Slang: Weekly music review roundup

Send CDs, vinyl, cassettes, demos and 8-tracks to Brett Callwood, Metro Times, 733 St. Antoine, Detroit, MI 46226. Email MP3s and streaming links to bcallwood@metrotimes.com. Geri Allen’s Grand River Crossings: Motown & Motor City Inspirations sees the pianist, composer and bandleader pay tribute by her hometown by exploring the tunes (mainly but not exclusively...
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The Sights Tour Diary Entry No. 4: Starring the Love Me Nots in Phx., A Tom Waits Wink in Nasty City, and the Old In-N-Out, In-N-Out

May 20, 2012
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The Sights Tour Diary Entry No. 4: Starring the Love Me Nots in Phx., A Tom Waits Wink in Nasty City, and the Old In-N-Out, In-N-Out

Southwest Mess Here I am, a handful of days into our journey. Tonight is exciting ‘cos we’ll get to play our second show…and it’ll be shows from here on out. On Friday night we arrived in Phoenix and hooked up with our friends and Nicole and Michael of Jim Diamond faves the Love Me Nots....
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BBC News Celebrates the 40th of Marvin Gaye’s ‘What’s Going On’

May 20, 2011
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BBC News Celebrates the 40th of Marvin Gaye’s ‘What’s Going On’

… In which Gaye briefly talked about his early days with Motown, ’62-’65, in a 1976 interview: “I don’t view them with a lot of happiness. Being young and not knowing the business a great deal and trying to figure it out.” And then he talked of the mind-altering, 1971 album: “I was incensed...
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