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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!
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 8/04 - Special DIY Street Fair Throwback Edition
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!
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 Playlist: Week of 9/23We’re betting you’re getting a bit down with all of this cold weather coming in, right? First week of Fall can do that to a person… Well, this week’s playlist is the cure for all of those with the autumn blues. Hear tunes that can say what our hearts can’t, and rock away without a care. Inspiring and optimistic is what we were going for.
Bands, Crafts, & BBQ: 2013's DIY Street Fair Social Media Re-capFrom bands to crafts to BBQ, check out what went down in Ferndale this weekend at 2013's DIY Street Fair! We've got this year's #DIYSF re-cap, in words and pictures from...YOU!
DETROIT PROUD Playlist: Week of 9/09Coming 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...
DETROIT PROUD: Blaire Alise Okay, so she has her own band, her band has played the renowned Metro Times Blowout, and she was awarded a full scholarship to attend the Berklee College of Music in Boston for their summer program – where she was crowned the winner of the Berklee College of Music Singer/Songwriter competition...twice! Oh, did we mention she has accomplished all of this by the age of 16?! Yeah, we’re pretty impressed too.
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: Eddie Baranek
Bands With Detroit Roots To Rock SXSW 2013The 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.