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Saturday, January 31, 2015

Dawn of Midi at Trino's tonight

Posted By on Sat, Jan 31, 2015 at 6:06 PM

Dawn of Midi plays at Trinosophes tonight.

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Bob Seger tops Amazon's Goth & Industrial bestsellers list

Posted By on Sat, Jan 31, 2015 at 9:24 AM

Now, here's some local music news that you can use: Bob Seger has topped Amazon's Goth & Industrial bestsellers list with a greatest hits CD. Finally! All those leather pants he's worn, all the remixes he did for Nitzer Ebb and SPK, all the night moves — it's really paid...

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Friday, January 30, 2015

Two gentle jams for a Friday morning from Detroit guitarist Ted Lucas

Posted By on Fri, Jan 30, 2015 at 8:44 AM

Listening to this obscure Detroit musician now, and realizing a buddy has reels of unheard live recordings of him, and thinking that I need to hit him up to talk about producing a reissue of those things, assuming they sound anywhere near as good as this. The coffee isn't...

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Thursday, January 29, 2015

Let's celebrate Geezer Butler's continued badassery with this full Black Sabbath concert from 1970 in Paris

Posted By on Thu, Jan 29, 2015 at 1:30 PM

We've all heard the news by now that longtime, original Black Sabbath bass player Geezer Butler was arrested and spent the night in jail in Death Valley, Calif., after being involved in a brawl in a saloon. The sixty-five year-old, who wrote most of the band's lyrics, was arrested...

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Hear four songs by classic, forgotten Detroit gospel group Victory Five

Posted By on Thu, Jan 29, 2015 at 8:45 AM

Today I spent a bit of time trying to track down information on the Detroit-based gospel group Victory Five, to no avail. I did enjoy listening to their invigorating golden age gospel quartet sounds from the 1950s and '60s, thanks to YouTube.  The only bit of substantial information...

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Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Preview this nifty number from Fred Thomas' new solo LP for Polyvinyl

Posted By on Wed, Jan 28, 2015 at 2:47 PM

It's hard to imagine a human person busier than Ypsilantian Fred Thomas. We just spoke with him last week abut his band Failed Flowers, during which time Thomas spoke separately of a brand new studio that he's manning to record himself and others. Dude also has a full-time job...

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The first phase of the 2015 Movement lineup was just announced

Posted By on Wed, Jan 28, 2015 at 12:00 PM

Paxahau announces first phase of 2015 Movement lineup

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More has been revealed: you can now stream Juan Atkins' new Model 500 album!

Posted By on Wed, Jan 28, 2015 at 10:06 AM

Hoo boy, the entirety of Juan Atkins' new album as Model 500, Digital Solutions, can be streamed here. It drops really soon, on February 2. This is kind of a big deal. Let us know what you think! We've not even had the chance to hear it yet ourselves....

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Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Details emerge for Juan Atkins' 35th anniversary tour and release

Posted By on Tue, Jan 27, 2015 at 2:32 PM

OK, posting a press release is lame! We did ask for more info, such as actual tour dates, but were not given any, yet. Juan Atkins announce 35th anniversary world tour 2015 marks 35 years of Juan Atkins pioneering the development of a whole new of style of music,...

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Check out this new track from Jamaican Queens

Posted By on Tue, Jan 27, 2015 at 2:10 PM

Jamaican Queens release new track.

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