2013 Metro Times Music Issue

Featuring Isenblast, Sleigh Bells, Jimmy Ohio & the Ultimate Lovers, MT Staff’s “First and Best” Concerts and more.

Metro Times' Staff: First and Best Concerts

For the 2013 Music Issue, the Metro Times staff looks back on their first and favorite concerts.

Q & A with Indie Rockers Sleigh Bells

Brooklyn band plays Detroit's St. Andrew's Hall Nov. 12.

Garage Rocker Jimmy Ohio Returns to Detroit

Jimmy Ohio reforms the Ultimate Lovers.

Q & A with Metal Band Isenblast

Metal band Isenblast talks about black metal in Detroit, world domination and Ronnie James Dio.

Rituals & celebrations

Talking with the visual and auditory freedom fighters of the Black Opera

The Music Issue 2012

This year, we look at a handful of the artists who represent Detroit music's promising future

Rock 'n' roll chaos

How Bars of Gold got its ‘heartbeat'

All about the song

Ashaki Zeigler's winning way

Rhythm king

Karriem Riggins has a record under his own name — at last

‘Beyond the blasé'

Jamaican Queens' rap-pop-alien hybrid

Kickstand & deliver

Like the Cramps and the Beach Boys trashed on Boone's Farm

Fifth Beatles

Two of Detroit's hottest producers explain their art

The Music Issue

Detroit's greatest hits that should have been


Best Things to Do In Detroit


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