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Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Enjoy this mini-playlist to Stuart Cosgrove's 'Detroit 67'

Posted By on Tue, Mar 31, 2015 at 4:26 PM

This last week, we ran a long interview with Glaswegian soul scholar Stuart Cosgrove on the occasion of the publication this month of his great book Detroit 67. Cosgrove was kind enough to share four classic Detroit soul YouTube links with us, as well as a line or two about each song.

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Rolling Stones to perform at Comerica Park this summer

Posted By on Tue, Mar 31, 2015 at 9:02 AM

The Stones will play Comerica Park for the first time in 10 years this summer.

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Is Kid Rock beating the scalpers? TickPick thinks so

Posted By on Tue, Mar 31, 2015 at 7:16 AM

Currently, secondary market values for Kid Rock's shows are $48 at the low end, with an average price of $256. But that doesn't mean Kid Rock's plan was a failure.

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Monday, March 30, 2015

A brief look at MC5 singer Rob Tyner's graphic art

Posted By on Mon, Mar 30, 2015 at 11:39 AM

Here is a small selection of graphic works drawn by MC5 singer Rob Tyner

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Watch: Please don't throw your drinks at Danny Brown

Posted By on Mon, Mar 30, 2015 at 11:03 AM

Danny Brown cut a gig short in Glasgow, Scotland after a fan pelted him with a drink.

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Friday, March 27, 2015

Brazilian great Gilberto Gil plays solo in Ann Arbor

Posted By on Fri, Mar 27, 2015 at 3:09 PM

Next Saturday, April 4, Gilberto Gil will play solo at Ann Arbor's Hill Auditorium. I've never seen him perform, but I've been in love with his music ever since the record store Other Music launched a concerted effort in the mid 1990s to turn the world on to the...

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It's the weekend — time for your favorite song by L'Trimm to kick it all off! You're welcome.

Posted By on Fri, Mar 27, 2015 at 1:43 PM

Here's to hoping "Cars That Go Boom!" by L'Trimm revs you up for a wonderful weekend; this song is absolute genius.

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Thursday, March 26, 2015

ICYNHI: Flying Saucer Attack's tribute to Jeff Mills, off a Peel session 20 years ago

Posted By on Thu, Mar 26, 2015 at 4:29 PM

Here is an unreleased song called "Jeff Mills' Blues" by the Bristol-based '90s hypnotic noise act Flying Saucer Attack.

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Seventh in the "Radical Sounds Detroit" series is tomorrow night at Detroit Contemporary

Posted By on Thu, Mar 26, 2015 at 11:08 AM

Seventh in series highlighting local experimental music takes place Friday night at 9 p.m. sharp!

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Terrence Dixon joins the Detroit techno club gold rush

Posted By on Thu, Mar 26, 2015 at 10:25 AM

You've heard about that German guy who wants to build a techno club in the old Fisher Body 21 Plant and about the Magic Stick's rebranding as techno club Populux. The people behind both projects have commented that despite Detroit's longstanding techno legacy, the city does not currently have a...

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