Heard In Detroit: Stevie Soul, Billy Brandt, & More!This week features live sidewalk concerts and home studio jams, plus some new music from some local favorites...dig in and enjoy!
Local Musicians to Perform Jazzy Holiday Classics at Detroit's Thanksgiving Day ParadeLocal musicians Stevie Soul & Ben Sharkey will be serenading Detroiters tomorrow from Woodward, live at the Thanksgiving Day Parade. What's more Detroit Proud than that?
'Man In The City' Film Series Will Debut Local Films at Detroit's YMCAThe Man in the City Film Series gives Detroit filmmakers an outlet to showcase their work. This ongoing event highlights locally-produced films that raise much-needed program dollars for Y Arts of the YMCA.
British Music Entrepreneurs Bring Music Education to Detroit: Behind the Scenes at DIMEAs a Detroit artist, I've always looked for a place to call home: a place to develop my skills, create, rehearse, and perform. There was no single place in the city that offered all of these things until Detroit Institute of Music Education (DIME) opened its doors this spring.
Keeping Rodriguez's Legacy Alive at DETROIT by DETROIT IVThis will be my second year participating in DETROIT by DETROIT, and I couldn't be happier. Last year, I teamed up with my good friend Omar Aragones to cover Mayer Hawthorne. Omar and I decided to do something a bit different this year; we plan on covering Detroit artist Sixto Rodriguez.
Parking Structure With A Twist - Local Filmmakers To Make Documentary about "The Z"Lately, "The Z" has captured all the buzz - a massive, ten-story, "Z"-shaped parking structure, retail center, and art gallery which recently opened its doors to the public last week. Personally, I believe the most impressive features of this structure are the paint-covered interior walls, showcasing the work of twenty-seven international artists who worked day and night to make this vision a reality. A team of local filmmakers - including Sean “Seabright” Jackson, Jon Braue, and Joe Talbot - had the opportunity to capture an amazing series of moments.
Festive Attractions Through the Eyes of a Detroit MusicianThe future of Detroit is looking super bright...literally. Have you seen the colorful lights up and down Woodward Avenue? The holiday spirit is in the air!
DETROIT PROUD: Stevie SoulYou walk into a room. You hear a trumpet. You hear drums. Naturally, you think you're about to look over and see a stage full of instruments. Instead, you see Stevie Soul.