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SHOW PREVIEW: The Chainsmokers w/Matoma & More – 11/12 – Royal Oak Music Theatre

Production duo The Chainsmokers have steadily risen in the dance music ranks in recent time. Partially due to a constant output of hit originals and remixes, but they’ve been know to throw raucous DJ sets as well. Alex and Drew return to Metro Detroit fresh after releasing their debut original EP, Bouquet (iTunes). One look […]

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SHOW PREVIEW: Clean Bandit – Saint Andrew’s Hall – 6/10/15

I’ve already mentioned how amazing June is going to be for live music in Metro Detroit, but Clean Bandit is certainly a must-see act this month. The Cambridge quartet had a 2014 worldwide smash in “Rather Be” with hints of classical music mixed over an upbeat electronic sounds and an inescapable hook. The uplifting song […]

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FESTIVALIST ’15: Wayhome Music & Arts Festival – Daily Line-up & Map

Festival-goers been talking about the first edition of Wayhome Music & Arts Festival since early February. Now the true excitement is building with less than two months to go until the Republic Live/AC Entertainment takes over the former Burl’s Creek grounds in Oro-Medonte, Ontario. An early preview of the festival map was just released along […]

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June 2015 Detroit Show Tracker ft Alabama Shakes, Purity Ring, Flume, MMJ, Tanlines & more

You saw the list of May shows coming to Detroit, right? Get rid of live music overload aka June in Metro Detroit. Indie rock your thing? You don’t get a much better bill than Alabama Shakes with Father John Misty at Masonic. You could also check out two nights of My Morning Jacket at the […]

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May 2015 Detroit Show Tracker ft Interpol, Drake, Viceroy, Movement & more

April was a solid preview of the almost obnoxious amount of shows ahead this summer, but May is the true kickoff concert season. If you’ve seen Tame Impala, Matt and Kim or Trombone Shorty live, you know they cannot be missed when they come through your city. Besides, they all hit Royal Oak Music Theatre […]

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Apr. 2015 Detroit Show Tracker ft Dave Chappelle, Diamond Rugs, Milky Chance, Hurray For The Riff Raff & more

Spring is almost here and that means more shows as bands prep for a grueling and expansive festival season. Metro Detroit’s concert calendar is loaded this month with a host of quality alt country/folk acts (Shakey Graves, Kacey Musgraves, Hurray For The Riff Raff), indie pop (Big Data, Bleachers, Walk The Moon, Milky Chance) and […]

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Festivalist ’15: Wayhome Music & Arts Festival – 7/24-7/26 – Oro-Medonte, Ontario

WHAT: Wayhome Music & Arts Festival WHERE: Oro-Medonte, Ontario, Canada WHEN: July 24th-July 26th HOW MUCH: $168-$240+fees USD/$210-290+fees Canadian (GA), $600-$2,500+fees Canadian (VIP). Tickets on sale Monday, 2/16 at noon EST. ACCOMMODATIONS: Ticket price comes with camping pass HEADLINERS: Sam Smith, Kendrick Lamar, Alt J UNDERCARD: Modest Mouse, Hozier, Bassnectar, The Decemberists, St. Vincent, Girl […]