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The Voice Behind The Magic

By Sydney Bowden Have you ever wondered about the narrator’s voice you hear in commercials? Where does it come from? Is it recorded at a fancy television station? Does the announcer need to be gifted […]


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Best Beer Gardens In Detroit

One of the most celebrated and ancient beverages known to civilization is beer. Whether the beer is dark, lager, ale, stout, wheat, brown, fruit, honey, pale, light, red, or strong, there is a flavor for every pallet. Sit down with friends or complete strangers, grab a frosty mug, pour a beer, and celebrate. Spring, summer, fall, or winter, it is a good day for a beer.



CW50 Street Team and Flash visit Motor City Comic Con 2015

The Motor City Comic Con is the largest comic convention in the Metro Detroit area and it provides heavy doses of pop culture and fun. The event was held at the Suburban Collection Showplace in […]


Defeat the Label

Stand4Change with Defeat The Label on Friday!

Join Defeat the Label and Stand4Change this Friday at noon, in support of anti-bullying!


Detroit Proud Weekly Playlist

Detroit Proud Playlist: Week of 4/27 – Special ‘Metro Times Blowout 18’ Edition!

Listen to some of the artists and bands on the Metro Times Blowout 18 lineup with this week’s Detroit Proud Playlist!


Magician Jeff Hobson from the cast of The Illusionists. (photo credit:  Joan Marcus)

I Do Believe In Magic! Thank You, Jeff Hobson!

If you don’t believe in magic, you will. On April 28th, the world’s best-selling touring magic show will arrive at the Fisher Theatre.


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Detroit Proud Playlist: Week of 4/20

This week’s playlist jumps back and forth between the old and the new, the nationally-known and the local-loves, to give you a taste of everything.


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Detroit Proud Playlist: Week of 4/13 – Special ‘Detroit Music Awards Re-cap’ Edition

See some of the 2015 Detroit Music Award Winners in this week’s Detroit Proud Playlist!



Seen in Detroit: April 6-10

Each week, Detroit Proud will deliver photos captured by local Detroiters. Tag your photos of local happenings with #DetroitProud for your chance to have your photography featured in an upcoming post!


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Detroit Proud Playlist: Week of 4/06 – Special ‘Detroit Music Awards’ Edition!

We’ve dedicated this week’s Detroit Proud Playlist to some of the bands and artists who’ve been nominated in the 24th Annual Detroit Music Awards. Check ’em out!