Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Madonna dragged for not showing Aretha Franklin R-E-S-P-E-C-T

Posted By on Tue, Aug 21, 2018 at 1:57 PM

The Queen of Pop is getting heat for not paying enough respect for the Queen of Soul. During MTV's Video Music Awards on Monday, Madonna honored Aretha Franklin, who died last week of pancreatic cancer, by telling a story about how she sang Franklin's "(You Make Me Feel Like) A...

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A conversation with Justin Broadrick of Godflesh ahead of their Detroit performance

Posted By on Tue, Aug 21, 2018 at 11:46 AM

Godflesh, in a word, is intensity. This intensity is amplified and controlled by Justin Broadrick (guitar, vocals, programming) and G. C. Green (bass). The group coalesced in Birmingham, England in the early ‘80s, but didn’t release their first proper studio album — Streetcleaner  — until 1989. It became an instant...

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It wasn't a dream — tickets on sale for Roy Orbison Detroit hologram show

Posted By on Tue, Aug 21, 2018 at 11:00 AM

Last month, Metro Times reported that Roy Orbison, the same Roy Orbison who has been dead for nearly 30 years, would be making his grand re-entrance to the earthly stage as a fucking hologram because apparently in 2018 being dead doesn't mean shit. Anyway, after a successful European debut...

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Bask in the eternal 'Summer' of lovers Jenny & Jackie

Posted By on Tue, Aug 21, 2018 at 9:46 AM

If you are a frequenter of Detroit's karaoke scene, the unbelievable powerhouse pipes of Third Wave Music founder Jen David may sound familiar as her rendition of any number of Eminem classics to the rowdy stylings of Dolly Parton's "9 to 5" have all been given the holy Jennyoke...

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