Motown's Influence On America, Other Genres Of Music Honored Through The Motown MuseumPaul Barker, Director of Development and Community Activation for Motown Museum, joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to talk about the history of Motown, its impact on music today, and the museum's role in carrying on the legacy.
We Found Hip Hop, Helping Women Take Command Of Their Own Careers In The World Of MusicPiper Carter, founder of We Found Hip Hop, joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to talk about the importance of women in hip hop, as well as the movement to empower women to take a stand against the sexism and harassment women have experienced in the industry.
Learning A Thing Or Two About Jazz With Lecturer Vincent ChandlerVincent Chandler joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to talk about the importance of passing on the history of jazz to the next generation and how jazz music has influenced the Black community since the genre's conception.
Detroit Techno Pioneer Carl Craig, Electronic Music's Ties To The Black CommunityCarl Craig joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to talk about the origins of Detroit Techno and his connection to it while growing up.
The Importance Of The Vinyl Record Resurgence To Third Man Records In DetroitDave Buick of Third Man Records, joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect as we see a tour of Third Man Records/Pressing and learn about the importance of vinyl records to the music industry.
Detroit Music Legend Tino Gross Tells The Stories of His Life Inside The Detroit Music SceneTino Gross joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to talk about his life inside the world of Detroit music, as well as his ventures in record producing.
DSO Plans A Fall Return To Orchestra HallThe Detroit Symphony Orchestra announces it's classical and pop's schedule for the 2021 season.
Local Michigan Singer Grace Rembinski Signs Music Recording Deal, Prepares For Move To NashvilleCountry Singer Grace Rembinski joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about her music-filled life and her journey to Nashville.
Web Extra: Grace Rembinski - 17-Year-Old Country Singer On The RiseOn this week's Community Connect Web Extra, 17-year-old country singer Grace Rembinski joins Lisa Germani one-on-one to talk about her upcoming move to Nashville after signing a record deal.
Entertainment Tonight's Cassie DiLaura Breaks Down What To Expect From Next Week's CMA AwardsWith less than a week before the CMA Awards are handed out, Cassie DiLaura joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about what's different this year without a red carpet and shares some stories from her past celebrity interviews at the CMAs.
Stevie Wonder Leaves Motown, Starts His Own Label And Releases 2 New SongsStevie Wonder fans were stunned to hear the Detroit native is leaving Motown after 60 years.
ACM Award Winning Radio Host Expands Career Into Performing Country Music With New SingleRob Stone joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about his career in radio, his new song, and to catch up with her former colleague.
Lyricist Society Helps Kids Use Hip Hop As A Creative Outlet Inside The ClassroomOn this week's Community Connect, Lisa Germani sat down with Quan Neloms, founder of Lyricist Society, to talk about how he is transforming student's school lives through the creative use of hip hop in the classroom.
Independent Label, Underground Resistance, Explains the Birth of Techno in DetroitJohn Collins, from Underground Resistance, sat down with Host Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about the Belleville Three and the musical style known as Techno that originated in Detroit. He explains how Detroit Techno has helped provide opportunities for the African American community.
[INTERVIEW] Local Blues-Rockers, The Muggs, Conquer Spain!The Muggs are back from a 3-week tour of Spain, and now that the jet-lag has faded, we had the opportunity to connect with bassist Tony Muggs for an exclusive interview!