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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 […]

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Feb. 2015 Detroit Show Tracker: Hozier, Garth Brooks, PRhyme, Sturgill Simpson, Viceroy & more

February might actually feel like a summer music month this year with a staunch list of acts to check out live in Metro Detroit. Electronic acts like Kill Paris, Girraffage and Eric Prydz roll through venues in Detroit, Ann Arbor and Pontiac, while Viceroy brings the “Jet Life” to Ann Arbor’s Necto Nightclub. Elsewhere, my […]

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Jan. 2015 Detroit Show Tracker: Todd Edwards, Sam Smith, Aziz Ansari, Umphrey’s McGee & more

I’m still not quite sure how 2015 happened so quickly, but January has certainly hit Metro Detroit. Not to fear, venues like St. Andrews Hall, The Loving Touch in Ferndale and Masonic Temple are giving you plenty of reasons to get off the couch and out to a show. Hopefully, you already got your Sam […]

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Nov. 2014 Detroit Show Tracker: St. Paul & The Broken Bones, Cashmere Cat, Run the Jewels & more

November’s Metro Detroit show list is nearly as staggering as October’s with big names like Bassnectar, alt J and Death From Above 1979 coming to town. There are a host of smaller show being held, plus a ton of local acts coming home as well. St. Paul & the Broken Bones is probably the highlight […]