Detroit Artists Meet The South: SXSW Showcase RecapAustin, TX got a taste of Detroit culture and pride during this year's SXSW Music Festival.
Detroit Proud Playlist: Week of 2/15 - "DETROIT x DETROIT VI" Edition!This week, we’re going to pump you up with a sampling of the artists performing at Detroit x Detroit VI on Saturday!
'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.
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!
What's New At Michigan F.A.S.H. Fest 2013September has become a major month for the fashion industry in Michigan. There are plenty of noteworthy events with opportunities to show of your best style and mingle.
DETROIT PROUD Playlist: Week of 7/29Rounding out the last week of July, this week's CW50 Detroit Proud Playlist includes tunes from a few singer-songwriters, a bit of country-folk, and the grungy Detroit rock, to a '50s-inspired 16-year-old rocker, as well as a few long-time loves. Also, find one of the originators of techno music in our set. Did you know he was from Detroit? Check it out!
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 - Detroit beat boxer, armed with nothing but a microphone...and his incredible talent.