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Josh Draws Himself

Local Musician lands 6-Figure Deal with HarperCollins…and a Movie, too!

Josh Malerman – you probably know the name from the band The High Strung…but did you know he recently landed a 6-figure book deal with HarperCollins AND has a movie on the way? Learn more about this talented Detroiter!

01/17/2014

George Morris and the Gypsy Chorus

DETROIT PROUD: George Morris and The Gypsy Chorus

“I believe you should put on a show for people. They paid money to come see you. They could have stayed home and listened to you. The bottom line is you’re an entertainer, so entertain,” says George Morris of George Morris & The Gypsy Chorus. Learn more about this hot new band in our latest Detroit Proud feature!

01/17/2014

Detroit Proud Weekly Playlist

Detroit Proud Playlist: Week of 1/6

From old favorites with new-releases, to brand new artists…we’ve compiled a list set to start off anyone’s New Year right.

01/09/2014

View of Campus Martius Christmas Tree

Festive Attractions Through the Eyes of a Detroit Musician

The 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!

12/13/2013

Detroit Proud Playlist

Detroit Proud Playlist: Week of 12/02

Hey, hey, Detroit music lovers! Instead of digging deep into Detroit’s underground music scene, we thought we’d shine a light on all those that came before. You know, those big-time stars of the “D” that we have to thank for making Detroit one of the music staples of the world!

12/06/2013

Detroit Proud Weekly Playlist

Detroit Proud Playlist: Week of 11/17

The Detroit Proud Playlist is back again – this week we’re dropping a few new names to the scene. What a better way to celebrate Detroit (and keep yourself on the up-and-up with what’s hot) than to jam away to a set list of the best of the best our city has to offer?

11/21/2013

Detroit Proud Playlist

Detroit Proud Playlist: Week Of 11/11

This week’s Detroit Proud playlist has drudged deep into the alleys of Detroit to bring you the who’s who of our city’s music scene. From reggae-driven vibes to hard-hitting rock to soulful and funky hip [...]

11/14/2013

Uptown Film Festival

Uptown Film Festival Celebrates Local Filmmakers

CW50 had the chance to catch up with Jessica Golden – she’s the producer on the film Los Wild Ones – to hear about the festival, the multi-award winner and nominated documentary film, and why Detroit is important to her. Los Wild Ones premiered earlier this year at the 2013 Documentary Competition at South by Southwest. The film makes its premiere in Detroit with the Uptown Film Festival.

11/08/2013

Detroit Proud Playlist

Detroit Proud Playlist: Week of 11/4

Detroit Proud music fans! The first week of November has officially set in and as winter creeps closer and closer, we thought…what a better way to warm up than to curl up with a set of some of the best local bands?

11/08/2013

Detroit Proud Playlist

Detroit Proud Playlist: Week of 10/28

Just in time for Halloween, we’ve got your party playlist all set for you! This week’s edition of Detroit Proud Playlist features some of the most notable musical artists from Detroit and a list-full of up and comers.

10/31/2013

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