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A nod to Detroit music legend Don Davis

A nod to Detroit music legend Don Davis

Born in Detroit, he started playing music in the mid-1950s and after leaving Central High School formed his own jazz group, the Don Davis Trio, before becoming a session musician…. Read more »

PHOTO GALLERY: Temples @ Magic Stick

Detroit Sounds Like This

It was a great Sunday evening in Detroit.  We were invited to check out the band Temples, and they really knew how to draw a crowd.  For a Sunday night… Read more »



SLEAZY MCQUEEN (Whiskey Disco Records) w/ Dustin Alexander & Jerry Downey (Sexual Tension) As owner of the record label Whiskey Disco, Sleazy McQueen has helped to give the ‘Nu-Disco’ scene… Read more »

For All The Bad Mama Jamas

For All The Bad Mama Jamas

Born in Detroit’s Black Bottom neighborhood in 1952, Carl Carlton spent his childhood in a city that was on the verge of a new musical revolution.  When Motown was founded… Read more »

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Burning Stones Posted by December 24th, 2013

Burning Stones

By: Mel / Black Milk

Singer/Songwriter Mel and producer Black Milk have discovered that personal lyrics and dope beats always make for a good combination. “Back At You” and “Inner Demons” are stand out tracks… Read more »

Breakable Posted by November 25th, 2013


By: Tin Scribble

Seeing Tin Scribble live was a pleasure, and I found myself entranced by their dark, gritty, and complex rock elements. “Breakable” is a longer track, but shows their versatility and… Read more »

The Vonneguts Posted by September 9th, 2013 1 Comment »

The Vonneguts

By: The Vonneguts

My boyfriend sits across from me in this dusty cafe as I start to play this track called “Shy” probably far too loudly.  Scanning the reverbnation page, he asks, “Who… Read more »

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