Everything we saw at the Chvrches show at Royal Oak Music Theatre

Scottish band Chvrches graced Royal Oak Music Theatre last night to a packed house cheering and dancing the entire night. Donna Missal…

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Everything we saw at the Chvrches show at Royal Oak Music Theatre
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25 actually cute winter date ideas in the Detroit area

Just because it’s freezing outside, doesn’t mean that your love life should grow cold as well. Here’s a list of 25 date…

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Edsel & Eleanor Ford House
    1100 Lake Shore Rd, Grosse Pointe Shores; 313-884-4222
    This mansion on Gaukler Point was once home to the Fords. Edsel was the son of the founder of the Ford Motor Company, Henry Ford. Together with his wife Eleanor, he continued a legacy as leaders of industry. Visitors can take an intimate look into their home life and legacy.  
    Photo via Instagram user @eefordhouse
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An essential guide to Detroit-area holiday happenings this winter

There are so many ways to celebrate the holidays — use this list of activities to fill your calendar and keep your…

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Noel Night
    Saturday, Dec. 7; North of Warren, 1-7 p.m.; South of Warren, 5-10 p.m.; Free admission
    3939 Woodward Ave., Detroit; 313-420-6000; noelnight.org
    Looking for a winter wonderland in Michigan? Midtown Detroit Inc. will be hosting its 47th annual Noel Night, with participating venues such as the Detroit Institute of Arts, Wayne State University, Michigan Science center, and more transforming into enchanted holiday destinations.
    Photo via Noel Night / Facebook
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All the people we saw at the Freddie Gibbs show at Detroit's Majestic Theatre

Rapper Freddie Gibbs kicked off his Album of the Year tour earlier this month in support of Bandana, his second collaborative studio…

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All the people we saw at the Freddie Gibbs show at Detroit's Majestic Theatre
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26 hidden bars in the Detroit area and how to find them all

There are quite a few hidden gems in the Motor City and beyond, and our secret bars are among them. From speakeasies,…

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Nightcap
    220 S. Main St., Ann Arbor; 734-369-6070; nightcapbara2.com
    Located in downtown Ann Arbor, this inventive cocktail bar offers twists on classic drinks as well as mocktails and spiked floats. The cozy seating and luxury speakeasy-esque decor make this the perfect spot for socializing and dancing.   
    Photo via Nightcap / Facebook
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Everyone we saw at the Desert Dwellers show at Pontiac's Elektricity

Desert Dwellers headed to Pontiac's Elektricity on Fri., Oct. 4, with special guests spacegeishA and DRRTYWULVZ.10/04/2019 Photos by Mike Pfeiffer

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Everyone we saw at the Desert Dwellers show at Pontiac's Elektricity
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Everything we saw at the Black Keys show at Detroit's Little Caesars Arena

The Black Keys visited Detroit's Little Caesars Arena on Saturday, Oct. 5, as part of the band's Let's Rock tour. Modest Mouse…

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Everything we saw at the Black Keys show at Detroit's Little Caesars Arena
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Everything we saw at the Avril Lavigne show at the Fox Theatre Detroit

As part of her first tour in five years, Lavigne announced a 15-date North American jaunt in support of her latest record, Head…

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Everything we saw at the Avril Lavigne show at the Fox Theatre Detroit
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Everything we saw at the Sarah McLachlan show at Meadow Brook Amphitheatre

Sarah McLachlan performed at Meadow Brook Amphitheatre on Oakland University's campus with the Meadow Brook Festival Orchestra on Saturday, Aug. 10.08/10/2019 Photos…

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Everything we saw at the Sarah McLachlan show at Meadow Brook Amphitheatre
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Everything we saw at Pig & Whiskey 2019

Pig & Whiskey returned to Ferndale from Friday, July 19 to Sunday, July 21.07/19/2019 Photos by Dontae Rockymore

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Everything we saw at Pig & Whiskey 2019
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Everything we saw at the 311 and Dirty Heads show at DTE Energy Music Theatre

311 and Dirty Heads brought their co-headlining tour to DTE Energy Music Theatre on Friday, along with special guests Dreamers, Bikini Trill,…

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Everything we saw at the 311 and Dirty Heads show at DTE Energy Music Theatre
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All the lovely people we saw at Electric Forest 2019

Western Michigan's Electric Forest Festival at Double JJ Ranch brings in EDM headliners Odesza, Kygo, Bassnectar, and Zed's Dead, along with three…

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All the lovely people we saw at Electric Forest 2019
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All the beautiful people we saw at Ferndale's Front Porch fest

The Front Porch once again hosted an array of metro Detroit artists for a day of casual jams across the city. Singer-songwriter…

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All the beautiful people we saw at Ferndale's Front Porch fest
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Everything we saw at the New Kids on the Block show at Little Caesars Arena

Pop supergroup New Kids on the Block performed at Little Caesars Arena on Tuesday as part of the Mixtape Tour.06/18/2019 Photos by…

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Everything we saw at the New Kids on the Block show at Little Caesars Arena
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Everything we saw at the Citizen show at the Majestic Theatre

Post-hardcore band Citizen performed at the Majestic on Saturday. Knuckle Puck, Hunny, and Oso Oso co-headlined the tour.06/15/2019 Photos by Amanda Sinishtaj…

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Everything we saw at the Citizen show at the Majestic Theatre
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Photos from Willis Show Bar's 1-year anniversary party

On Thursday, Detroit jazz club and cocktail lounge Wills Show Bar celebrated its 1-year anniversary since reopening. Originally opened in 1949, the…

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Photos from Willis Show Bar's 1-year anniversary party
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All the woke people we saw at Pussy Riot at El Club

Russian activists Pussy Riot burned the patriarchy at El Club Wednesday night with their fearlessness and sharp humor. Though the balaclava-wearing female…

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All the woke people we saw at Pussy Riot at El Club
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Everyone we saw at FIDLAR at the Majestic Theatre

Los Angeles skate-punk foursome FIDLAR took to the Majestic Theatre stage on Sept. 11 to serve up some crowd-surfing magic. Photos by…

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Everyone we saw at FIDLAR at the Majestic Theatre
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Everyone we saw at the Melvins sold-out show at El Club

Underground rock icons the Melvins played to a sold-out crowd at El Club Friday, August 3. All photos by Kate de Fuccio.

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Everyone we saw at the Melvins sold-out show at El Club
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20 cheap Detroit date ideas

Detroit understands— adulting is hard and money is tight. But don't let a thin wallet keep you from treating bae or bff to…

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  Detroit Institute of Arts 
     5200 Woodward Ave., Detroit; 313-833-7900  
    With free admission for Wayne, Oakland, and Macomb county residents you can check out artwork from across the globe. Get lost, hangout in Kresge court, and find your favorite part of the Diego Rivera mural. Go ahead and whisper naughty things in front of Van Gogh's self-portrait, you dirty bird, you.   
    Photo via  Facebook
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35 photos of Sunflower Bean at the Pike Room

New York-based indie rock trio brought their brand of “neo-psychedelia for the digital age” to The Pike Room on Wednesday, May 9. All…

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35 photos of Sunflower Bean at the Pike Room
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Check out the summer lineup for the Whitney garden parties

The Whitney's annual summer garden parties are back with a sweet musical lineup.  The series runs May 17 to September 13 every…

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20 must-see Michigan-made music festivals

Bands will make her dance — wristbands that is. Music festival season is underway and Michigan is home to a whole mess of…

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 Faster Horses Festival 
    Michigan International Speedway: 12626 U.S. Highway 12, Brooklyn
    July 20-22
    Country fans saddle up - Michigan’s three day festival for country music is back. Guests dressed in Daisy Dukes and cowboy boots will see a lineup featuring Blake Shelton, Brantley Gilbert, Brooks & Dunn, Florida Georgia Line, among others. Festival passes are available for $199 with camping passes sold separately. 
    Photo via  MT File
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17 female musicians from metro Detroit you need to be listening to right now

OK — so there are way more than these 17 sonic sirens hailing from Detroit and beyond. But we think this list…

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Tiny Jag 
    Detroit’s own trap diva, Tiny Jag is just skimming the surface of her greatness. Take her single “Uh Yut” for example. Or better yet, watch the video. With grit, grime, and all around fabulousness, Tiny Jag is destined to be trap royalty. 
    Photo via Instagram / @tinyjag
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Everyone we saw at Thanksgiving is Murder at the Magic Bag

Featuring Smiths United, Blond-E, and MFTM. Photos by Mike Pfeiffer.

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Everyone we saw at Thanksgiving is Murder at the Magic Bag
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The 14 best concerts coming to Little Caesars Arena

With the opening of Little Caesar's Arena just around the corner, some of the biggest names in music are lined up to…

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Ed Sheeran
    Wednesday, Sept. 27
    This Grammy Award winner has been a smashing hit all around the world since the release of his first album in 2011. Since then, Ed has released two more albums, one in 2014 and his most recent in March, 2017. Snagging a seat to this show may be a little difficult, but we guarantee that it'll be worth it.  
    7:30 p.m.; only resale tickets left
    Photo via IG user @sheeriossponge4
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67 photos that show the Crash Detroit fest was a smashing success

Crash Detroit 2017 festival on Saturdnay, July 22 at Lincoln Street Art Park, Detroit. Photos by Mike Pfeiffer

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67 photos that show the Crash Detroit fest was a smashing success
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Photos: everything we saw at Hall & Oates @ DTE

Photos by Mike Ferdinande

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Photos: everything we saw at Hall & Oates @ DTE
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Photos: Garbage w/Kristin Kontrol @ The Fillmore

Photos by Mike Pfeiffer

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Photos: Garbage w/Kristin Kontrol @ The Fillmore
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