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Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Detroit's ADULT. will perform in a hangar at the airport because they can

Posted By on Tue, Jul 31, 2018 at 10:44 AM

It's a bird! It's a plane! It's Adam Lee Miller and Nicola Kuperus of ADULT. and they're here to fuck shit up. Leave it to Detroit electro-clash duo ADULT. to release their upcoming record at a hangar at Colman A. Young International Airport because in their 20 years of provocative...

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Friday, July 27, 2018

Motor City Muscle Festival lineup unveiled, featuring Ace Frehley, Death, Iceage, Dead Kennedys, and more

Posted By on Fri, Jul 27, 2018 at 1:10 PM

Rev your engines, folks: Detroit rock city is about to get even rockier as Motor City Muscle announced its entertainment lineup this past week and it's pretty insane. The free, three-day "Rock-n-Muscle Car Festival" will invade downtown Detroit from Friday, Aug. 17 through Sunday, Aug. 19 — just in...

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Cardi B drops out of Bruno Mars tour to be a mama, okuuuuuuurt?

Posted By on Fri, Jul 27, 2018 at 10:11 AM

Cardi B isn't coming to Detroit with Bruno Mars after all. But she's got a damn good reason to cancel. The 25-year-old rapper announced her pregnancy during a performance on Saturday Night Live in April. Since then the Invasion of Privacy star has taken to social media to share...

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Greta Van Fleet receives standing ovation during 'Tonight Show' debut

Posted By on Fri, Jul 27, 2018 at 10:07 AM

OK, OK — so we've obviously been sipping upon the brothers Kiszka Kool-Aid, but we're not alone. Greta Van Fleet took to the Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon stage Thursday night to perform their latest single, "When The Curtain Falls," where it received a standing ovation by Fallon's audience. Fallon's response:...

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Thursday, July 26, 2018

10 must-see artists at this year's Mo Pop Festival

Posted By on Thu, Jul 26, 2018 at 3:27 PM

[image-11] It's that magical time of year again— Saturday, July 28 and Sunday, July 29 West Riverfront Park will transform into a musical wonderland thanks to the ever-delightful Mo Pop Festival. Spin recently named Mo Pop one of their favorite music festivals for its laid backness. Not only is there...

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Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Electronic music angel Laurel Halo will play a free show at El Club

Posted By on Wed, Jul 25, 2018 at 2:56 PM

Heaven must be missing an angel because Ann Arbor native and Berlin-based composer Laurel Halo released Raw Silk Uncut Wood earlier this month, and it just might be her most complex and cerebral achievement to date. Halo has cultivated her sound by mixing formal education, inspiration from Detroit dance...

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Mike Peters returns to lead Welsh rockers the Alarm at the Magic Bag

Posted By on Wed, Jul 25, 2018 at 8:54 AM

“For every day they’ll try and drag us down/ I cry with anger, I have done no crime,” sings Mike Peters on the Alarm’s 35-year-old chart-topper “68 Guns” — a battle cry track that feels pretty damn relevant today. Initially formed as punk outfit the Toilets, Peter’s quickly reworked...

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Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Let's talk about sax, baby — Kamasi Washington heads to Chene Park Amphitheatre

Posted By on Tue, Jul 24, 2018 at 2:55 PM

Like a sonic condiment, the smooth and deliberate sound of the saxophone is often overlooked as a main course, at least outside of classical jazz. Artist and tenor sax player Kamasi Washington is here to change all of that. Though he has contributed to works by mainstream acts like...

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Ted Nugent endorses John James, calls him a 'blood brother'

Posted By on Tue, Jul 24, 2018 at 11:34 AM

No amount of camouflage can disguise the infinite bullshit of "Motor City Madman" and raging right-wing lunatic Ted Nugent. Following in the footsteps of fellow outspoken hometown hypocrite Kid Rock and The Detroit News, Nugent publicly endorsed Republican Senate hopeful and "conservative warrior" John James during a performance at DTE Energy...

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