The Hounds Below
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.
We decided to dedicate this week’s playlist to 5 of the local bands slotted in this weekend’s Secret Friends Fest. Check it out – and check out our interview with SFF creator Jason Stollsteimer!
Detroit is known for its powerfully rich history of music – from Motown to underground techno to gritty garage-rock, Detroit has cultivated many styles and made them its own. Detroit is not shy about boasting […]
Welcome back, Detroit Proud music fans, to this week’s edition of the Detroit Proud Playlist. We’ve done something special this week, featuring only a set of songs from one album. Why only one album, you ask? Well, this isn’t your typical album – it’s 40 Detroit artists collaborating in 10 groups to make 10 original songs…all about Detroit. Needless to say, it has more than sparked our interest…
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…
Back for its third year, the Metro Times Pig & Whiskey festival is kicking off their weekend of fun, food, drinks, games, and local music, tonight in downtown Ferndale. Once again, Metro Times is partnering with Woodward Avenue Brewers to close off East Troy Street for this 2.5 day-long festival.
CW50 recently had the chance to sit down with Jason Stollsteimer, front man for Detroit-area rockers The Hounds Below. Jason joins Mathew Hofman, Adam Padden, and Will Shattuck in a 4-piece line-up that produces catchy melodies, with toe-tapping beats – and they’ve quickly built quite a reputation both in the Detroit music scene, and on a national scale, as well.
The Metro Times Blowout is coming to Austin’s South By Southwest (SXSW) festival March 8 – 17. Find out which bands will be there with Detroit ties.