Billie Holiday's connection to the city of Detroit, was on the latest display at the Detroit Insitutitue of Art's exhibit, To Disembark: Billie Holiday. Besides the haunting hum of her song Strange Fruit, as you walk through the DIA's African American Art exhibit, Billie Holiday's
On September 4th, 2020, a sense of unmatched energy was felt by many as Big Sean released his fifth album, Detroit 2. Though reviews state the album is not at its heart about Detroit, Big Sean seems to intertwine the electricity and passion of his
Last week the biggest things on Christian Ohly's mind was the upcoming March 27th release of his band's newest single, "University" and being chosen by Wayne State label Old Main as their first official band collaboration. Details soon
Tony DeNardo met Danny Methric when they were 13—”We just fell in love with music together the blues and rock and roll and the Beatles.”
At 19 they picked up their instruments—Tony the bass and Danny the guitar.
Shortly after they formed their first band, Fat Belly Brown, and Tony recalls, "always had
The Detroit Cobras. Do they need an introduction? Perhaps Detroit's most famous 'cover band,' building a unique sound from the blocks of such greats as Otis Redding and Little Willie John to famed Motown girl groups like the Shangri-Las. Which is to say they've made a career of improving on perfection. Forming in
Chris Bathgate makes the only kind of folk music we like: the nuanced and thoughtful kind. According to his website, he spends a lot of time in the woods with his dog which we imagine is good for reflection.
Whatever he’s doing, he’s doing it right. He’s been
Jessica Golich is booming on social media. Her TikTok is soaring with thousands of views on her different performances from Britney Spears to Busta Rhymes. But as music journalists, I bet both Jessica and myself can admit this fact: Nobody gets what we do. They
Devendra Banhart has been making music for who knows how long, but he has been releasing records since The Charles C Leary was released in 2002. How to describe it? Folksy, eclectic, ever-evolving, cross-discipline
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]In the time of the Soundcloud rapper, the idea of coming together to form a band seems like an idea from a totally different era, even though it literally was an idea first thought of in a different era. But besides the point, enter Mac
If you haven't heard of Jay OhSo, now's your chance. He's a lyricist at the top of his game, spittin' rhymes for the better half of the 2010s. He is also gearing up for the release of a new body of work, as well as