The High Strung

Detroit Proud Playlist: Week of 4/20This 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.
Detroit Proud Playlist: Week of 2/09Ready, set, go! From punk rock to experimental electronica to classic rock n’ roll, there is something for every music lover in this playlist…
Detroit Proud Playlist: Week of 9/22 - Special 'Fallout Fest 2' EditionThe second annual Fallout Fest is happening on 10/11 in Hamtramck. WIth 10 Detroit bands on the bill, we're dedicating this playlist to that impressive line-up!
Detroit Proud Playlist: Week of 8/18Detroit Proud Playlist followers, we’ve searched high and low for the best of Detroit. This week, there’s a little bit for everyone. From electronic dream-pop to hard-hitting rock and roll, there’s a taste of all the sounds Detroit has to offer on this week’s playlist.
Detroit Proud Playlist: Week of 6/23Our Detroit Proud Playlist comes together each week with one goal: to share songs from the talented and admired musicians (and bands) from the Detroit area with the community. See who we picked this week!
11 Bands + Hot Dogs + Vinyl = New Fortune FestLive music, hot dogs, and vinyl - sounds like a pretty dreamy Sunday, right? That's exactly what locals will find at the first-ever New Fortune Fest, coming to Hamtramck's New Dodge Lounge this Sunday, May 25th.
Local Musician/Author Josh Malerman Teams Up With Ambitious Filmmakers on New Horror Project"What goes on inside the haunted house BEFORE the family moves in?" That's the tagline for the new film, written by local musician and author Josh Malerman. The film is set to shoot this summer in Detroit, with a team of local filmmakers.
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!
Detroit Proud Playlist: Week of 1/6From old favorites with new-releases, to brand new artists…we’ve compiled a list set to start off anyone’s New Year right.
Detroit Proud Playlist: Week of 11/17The 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?
Detroit Proud Playlist: Week of 10/28Just 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.
DETROIT PROUD: Josh MalermanJosh Malerman - you probably know the name from the band The High Strung - he provides the lead vocals and guitar for the Detroit adventure-rock band. Maybe you’ve heard their song “The Luck You Got” as the theme song for the Showtime show, Shameless?