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Mayer Hawthorne Performance on the Arsenio Hall Show

Detroit Native, Mayer Hawthorne rocked it out Thursday night on THE ARSENIO HALL SHOW. Mayer Hawthorne gets things going with “Her Favorite Song.” Mayer Hawthorne, who’s real name is Andrew Mayer Cohen, grew up in [...]

09/27/2013

Detroit Proud Weekly Playlist

Detroit Proud Playlist: Week of 9/23

We’re betting you’re getting a bit down with all of this cold weather coming in, right? First week of Fall can do that to a person… Well, this week’s playlist is the cure for all of those with the autumn blues. Hear tunes that can say what our hearts can’t, and rock away without a care. Inspiring and optimistic is what we were going for.

09/23/2013

Detroit Proud Playlist

Detroit Proud Playlist: Week of 9/16

Music fans! Get ready to jump head-first into this week’s playlist. We’ve built a set list that captures the heart of blues-rock, the pep of pop-rock, threw in an up-and-coming electronic-master, and splashed in a few old time favorites…there may even be a few that might surprise you!

09/17/2013

DIY Street Fair

Bands, Crafts, & BBQ: 2013′s DIY Street Fair Social Media Re-cap

From bands to crafts to BBQ, check out what went down in Ferndale this weekend at 2013′s DIY Street Fair! We’ve got this year’s #DIYSF re-cap, in words and pictures from…YOU!

09/16/2013

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.

09/11/2013

Detroit Proud Playlist

DETROIT PROUD Playlist: Week of 9/09

Coming in strong for the second week of September…we’ve loaded this week’s playlist with poppy-beats, fresh hip hop, and even sprinkled in a few repeat-offenders…

09/10/2013

Detroit Proud Playlist

Detroit Proud Playlist: Week of 9/03

First week back to school got you down? We’ve got a playlist of music that will put the pep back into your step. Each one of the tracks on the list this week are from up-and-coming names, so as your first homework assignment – make sure you take notes!

09/03/2013

Detroit Proud Playlist

Detroit Proud Playlist: Week Of 8/26

Hip hop fans, we’re calling your name! We’ve packed this week’s playlist with all types of hip-hop…and it’s sure to make you jump out of your seat and move! Of course, we’ve thrown in a few rock and pop bands, too, just in case hip-hop is not your thing!

08/26/2013

Detroit Proud Playlist

Detroit Proud Playlist: Week of 8/19

The CW50 weekly tradition lives on! This week, we’re back with some of Detroit’s finest, packed with all styles of music…from electronic, to jazz, to classic rock, to hardcore-hip-hop, and right down to the gritty Detroit rock we all love. Find out what “horrorcore” music is all about and perhaps find new music to jam out to!

08/20/2013

Blaire Alise

DETROIT PROUD: Blaire Alise

Okay, so she has her own band, her band has played the renowned Metro Times Blowout, and she was awarded a full scholarship to attend the Berklee College of Music in Boston for their summer program – where she was crowned the winner of the Berklee College of Music Singer/Songwriter competition…twice! Oh, did we mention she has accomplished all of this by the age of 16?! Yeah, we’re pretty impressed too.

08/19/2013