This week’s lineup of events will take you through all of the highlights of the Detroit music scene, with classic rock ‘n’ roll, non-stop techno, and a revisited annual music festival. Check them out!
Power Trip / Easy Action / Build & Destroy
Thursday, March 5th / 9pm / Magic Stick, Detroit, MI
The Magic Stick hasn’t converted completely yet to an all-electronic venue, so don’t miss Detroit rock ‘n’ rollers Easy Action and Build & Destroy as they take the stage alongside punk-metal group Power Trip. The night is sure to please any hardcore rocker or rockette, so come out and celebrate in the old Magic Stick with a night of classic rock ‘n’ roll. Tickets are $10. Find more information here!
Rick Ruiner’s Hotrod Birthday Hoedown
Friday, March 6th / 10pm / PJ’s Lager House, Detroit, MI
Garage-rockabilly Detroit band The Ruiners will be celebrating their own Rick Ruiner’s birthday this Friday night with a live show at the Lager House. The biker-bubble gum rockabilly sounds of The Ruiners will be joined by Detroit’s own The Hi Views, and special guest The Whiskey Daredevils from Cleveland, OH. Tickets are $6. Find more information here!
SHE LUVS THE D
Saturday, March 7th / 7pm / Club Fantasy, Detroit, MI
Detroit’s own NightSneak Entertainment is hosting their annual “She Luvs The D” event at Club Fantasy this Saturday, with a full line up of amazing Detroit producers and DJs. It’s the perfect way to show your support for local talent, with over 14 live sets from local artists: Diesel Punk, Jesse James, Kennedy Jones, Minion, and more! There will even be a $1000 cash giveaway at midnight. Tickets are $25+ and this is an 18+ show. Find more information here!READ MORE: CDC: New Listeria Outbreak Tied To 23 Illnesses, 1 Death
The Whiskey Charmers Record Release
Saturday, March 7th / 8:30pm / The Loving Touch, Ferndale, MI
The country-noir folk band The Whiskey Charmers will be celebrating their record release this Saturday at the Loving Touch. Americana band The Blueflowers and psychedelic rock band Nina and the Buffalo Riders will also be taking the stage to support The Whiskey Charmers. Music starts at 9pm, and there is a $5 cover to get in. Find more information here!
Saturday, March 7th / 9:30pm / Elektricity, Pontiac, MI
One of Detroit’s most famous local DJs, DJ TrblMakr, will be taking over Elektricity nightclub alongside Dirty Audio for a night that you’ll definitely need your dancing shoes for. Local support will also come from Cameron Oakley, Trill Clinton, and Dopeadellic, who will be set up on the patio all night. Tickets are $10, and this is an 18+ show. Find more information here!
Detroit Proud Pick of the Week: Hamtramck Music Festival 2015
Thursday, March 5th – Sunday, March 8th / 12pm / Hamtramck, MI
The second annual Hamtramck Music Festival will be taking over the local bars and venues of Hamtramck this weekend for a four-day musical event featuring the rich and vibrant music and arts community within the metro Detroit area. See some of the best Detroit has to offer with live performances from Six and the Sevens, Rogue Satellites, 800beloved, Prude Boys, The Paper Sound, and so many, many more! Wristbands are $10 and that will give you access to any venue, any day. Find more information here!MORE NEWS: Red Wings Hire Lightning Assistant Derek Lalonde As Coach
So, TELL US, we’re dying to know…what are YOU doing this weekend?!