City Slang: FoxFest coming to the Tangent Gallery

May 7, 2014
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City Slang: FoxFest coming to the Tangent Gallery

The inaugural FoxFest will take place at the Tangent Gallery in Detroit on Friday, May 16, and features four female-fronted Detroit rock bands, two women artists, and two local vendors. They say, “Admission is $8 and proceeds benefit the Michigan based women’s shelters, “Alternatives for Girls” (www.alternativesforgirls.org) in Detroit, Turning Point Shelter in Macomb,...
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City Slang: Weekly music review roundup

October 7, 2013
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City Slang: Weekly music review roundup

Send CDs, vinyl, cassettes, demos and 8-tracks to Brett Callwood, Metro Times, 1200 Woodward Heights, Ferndale MI 48220. Email MP3s and streaming links to bcallwood@metrotimes.com. The Luckouts feature former Ruiners bass player Liz Scaris, now on guitar in a power-rock trio that brings to mind a Joan-Jett fronted band, somewhere between her Runaways and...
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City Slang: Motor City Breakdown

September 12, 2013
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City Slang: Motor City Breakdown

On Friday, September 27, the Corktown Tavern and Static will host a night of Detroit rock ’n’ roll dubbed Motor City Breakdown. Bands performing on the night are the Luckouts, Loudmouth Baby (a female Ramones cover band), the Farleys, and the Wet Wipes. There is also a Rock ’n’ Roll Rummage sale with “musical...
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