Hair-band bar

From movie theater to disco, then biker bar to heavy metal venue — Harpo's has pretty much seen it all. One of the few big local venues that has kept its doors open without the help of mammoth promoters Clear Channel, the folks over at Harpo's have much of which they should be proud, not least of which is their (sometimes unpopular) dedication to long-hair rawk and hard-core music. Family-run, this east side watering hole remains true to its roots and brings the heady good times to the masses. For that, ya gotta love 'em.

Eve Doster is the listings editor of Metro Times. Send comments to [email protected].

About The Author

Scroll to read more Music News articles
Join the Metro Times Press Club

Local journalism is information. Information is power. And we believe everyone deserves access to accurate independent coverage of their community and state.
Help us keep this coverage going with a one-time donation or an ongoing membership pledge.

Newsletters

Join Detroit Metro Times Newsletters

Subscribe now to get the latest news delivered right to your inbox.