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13th Annual Ferndale Blues & Music Festival Kicks Off Friday

Ferndale Blues & Music Festival: 10 Days – 20 Venues – 60 Concerts – 2 Charities

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/24/2014

St. Jerome's Laneway Festival

St. Jerome’s Laneway Festival Makes its U.S. Debut in Detroit

St. Jerome’s Laneway Festival is scheduled to make its U.S. debut – could you take a guess at which city it might be headed to? No, it’s not the “typical” cities, New York City or Los Angeles – they’ve chosen Detroit. St. Jerome’s annual Laneway Festival – that grew out of Australia and became one of the biggest musical festivals in the world – will celebrate this year here in Metro Detroit at the Meadow Brook Music Theater on Saturday, September 14th.

CBS 62–09/11/2013

Exhibit Marks 1938 Michigan Recording Tour

The Great Lakes Folk Festival in East Lansing on Sunday commemorates a trip that began in Detroit on Aug. 1, 1938, by 23-year-old Alan Lomax.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/11/2013

Girl Talk (aka Gregg Michael Gillis) performs during the 2012 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival. (Credit: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images for Coachella)

Girl Talk, Bone Thugs-N-Harmony Headline Saturday’s Oakaloosa Music Festival

Detroit is hosting a unique music festival on Saturday, and it’s all for a good cause.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/25/2013

At the 2013 Movement Electronic Movement Festival in Detroit. (credit:  Beth Fisher/WWJ)

Movement Electronic Music Fest Continues Thru Holiday

The Movement began in Detroit and the music continues playing on at Hart Plaza thru Monday night.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/27/2013

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Find Your Beat: CBS 62’s Guide to Summer Music Festivals

Detroit is the place to be for summer music festivals…and now, more than ever, if you’re a local artist! Check out our list below of some of the Detroit area’s music festivals (new and old) that are coming this summer – and including some of the terrific acts with Detroit ties.

CBS 62–05/20/2013

James Hetfield and Kirk Hammett of Metallica perform during the 2012 Orion Music + More Festival at Bader Field on June 24, 2012 in Atlantic City, New Jersey. (Credit: Theo Wargo/Getty Images for Orion Music + More)

Metallica To Rock Orion Music Festival On Detroit’s Belle Isle In June

They’re the perennial favorites of heavy rock fans everywhere and this summer, it looks like Metallica will land on Belle Isle as part of the Orion Music and More Festival.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/27/2012

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Trenton Hosts Annual ‘Jazz On The River’ Fest This Weekend

Tens of thousands of jazz fans are expected to gather in Trenton’s Elizabeth Park this weekend for Wayne County’s annual Jazz on the River.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/04/2012

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‘Identity’ Electronic Music Festival Invades DTE Energy Music Theatre

“Identity,” the touring all-electronic music festival, brings its beats to the DTE Energy Music Theatre Friday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/12/2011

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Blowout Music Festival Takes Over Hamtramck

Hundreds of bands set to perform throughout Hamtramck as a big local music festival kicks off this week.

03/03/2011

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