The first Trip Metal Fest comes into focus

The first Trip Metal Fest comes into focus

‘We found the world to be a bore’


Beyonce plays Ford Field May 29; world tour to donate support to Flint water victims

Bey's music is one of the only things that pretty much everyone can agree upon and which brings us all together; she even made Coldplay bearable for a few minutes, which is pretty close to impossible.

Event preview: "Cosmic brunch" at UFO Factory this Sunday, Feb. 7

Drop by UFO Factory this Sunday 11 a.m.-3 p.m. if you like crazy cosmic space music.

DeJ Loaf Collabs with MAC Cosmetics

ICYMI: Great Kyle Hall interview in the Fader last month

Jack Lowery's feature interview with wunderkind techno great Kyle Hall really deserves a look if you've not checked it out yet.

Where you can hear the new Kanye album in Michigan

A complete list of theaters showing the live-stream on Feb. 11.

ICYMI: Stef Chura's delightful "Slow Motion" video, shot in the UFO Factory's bathroom

"What’s funny is we forgot to bring some real speakers to play the song on so a lot of the scenes where people are dancing everyone is actually singing Fetty Wap’s “Trap Queen” a capella."

Five questions: An interview with Downriver hip-hop crew Prime Eights

The Prime Eights are an alternative hip hop band consisting of two vocalists, two guitar players, a bass player, drummer and DJ.

Live review: Negative Approach at Third Man Cass Corridor on Sat., Jan. 30

On Saturday night, Detroit hardcore legends Negative Approach appeared at Third Man Records Cass Corridor.

Obscure techno classic "Methane Sea" by Cybotron co-founder Richard Davis finally reissued this month

Futuristic synth craziness abounds on this amazing record, originals of which go for more than a used Honda Civic.

Just announced: Bryan Ferry plays the Fox Theatre August 4

Legendarily sexy art school crooner Bryan Ferry will bring his inimitable sound to the Fox Theatre on August 4. Tickets ($30, $55, $75 and $125) go on sale this Friday, February 5 at 10 a.m.

Phife Dawg from A Tribe Called Quest reminisces his friend

Why Dilla Day matters

Electric Forest lineup revealed today, on a sub-Reddit thread

If you're not in your teens or twenties you will not even know who half the artists are.

Just announced: Barenaked Ladies at DTE on June 10, with OMD and Howard Jones

It's a regular 1980s and '90s festapalooza over at the former Pine Knob on June 10 as Canada's best-selling goofballs bring their zany musical hijinks to DTE Energy Music Theatre on Friday, June 10 with special guests OMD and Howard Jones.

Meadow Brook finally adopts less confusing name

Last summer’s schedule was highlighted by iconic singer-songwriter Tony Bennett and world-wide pop superstar Lady Gaga, legendary rock vocalist Robert Plant, rock star Lenny Kravitz, rock and jam band O.A.R. and comedian Jim Gaffigan.

The dream of the '90s is alive: Smashing Pumpkins and Liz Phair bring 'unplugged' set to the Fillmore April 1

This show was just announced and if you are a fan of alternative rock music from a few dozen years ago, you will be so stoked!

DSO unveils 2016-17 lineup with world's longest press release

We're extra excited about the piece that commemorates the 50th anniversary of the Detroit riots/ uprising. “Gershwin and His Children: The Influence of Popular Culture on Classical Music” theme will pervade the season with more than two dozen works; that's a really smart series, there.

Timbaland refused to perform at Flint fundraiser

Blame it on the a-a-a-a-a-alcohol.

Snoop Dogg meets with Flint's mayor

Snoop Dogg pays a visit to Flint, plus Jon Connor's new anthem for his city

On Macklemore and that "White Privilege" song, and also why Eminem is so much better: A rant

Do we even care about what Macklemore has to say anymore? Click to find out.

Check out this new video from Detroit's esteemed emcee Finale

A beautiful melodic flute loops alongside Finale’s usual plethora of dynamic lines and bars.


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