City Slang: The Freezer is gone

October 21, 2013
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City Slang: The Freezer is gone

Legendary (and we don’t use that word lightly) hardcore venue the Freezer Theater, located in the area formerly known as the Cass Corridor, has been demolished. For just one year from 1981-82, the Freezer was the home of hardcore punk music in Detroit. As reported in Pizza Don’t Go Bad, it was stinky and...
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The Sights! Tour Diary! Words & Pictures! Zany! Entry No. 1: Camaraderie

May 16, 2012
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The Sights! Tour Diary! Words & Pictures! Zany! Entry No. 1: Camaraderie

(Ed.  This is a first tour-diary entry in series of mad, action-packed (mis) adventures to be captured by Eddie Baranek, the articulate front man of Detroit’s rock ‘n’ roll torchbearers, The Sights. The quintet was, you’ll note, personally selected by Jack Black to support Tenacious D on their U.S. tour.  Look for fetching Instagram...
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