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Detroit Live Review Showstopper

LIVE REVIEW: Jessie Ware – Saint Andrew’s Hall – Detroit – 11/8/13

U.K. songstress Jessie Ware gave an expert lesson in enchanting vocals and crowd interaction on Friday night at Saint Andrew’s Hall. With only one album’s worth of material available, Ware made the most of an engaging set and showed future promise on her first Detroit appearance. Tracks from Devotion like “Night Light” and “Swan Song” […]

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Concert Detroit Showstopper

LIVE REVIEW: Tame Imapala – St. Andrew’s Hall – Detroit – 3/7/13

While much of Tame Impala’s sophomore album Lonerism focuses on feelings of solitude and desolation, Kevin Parker and company were anything but alone at St. Andrew’s Hall on Thursday night. The downtown venue was overflowing with a sold out crowd and Parker remarked about the surprising sweltering heat on a chilly Detroit night. The Perth, […]

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Detroit Indie Pop Showstopper

Show Stopper: The Format @ St. Andrew's Hall 8/31/07

The Format – St. Andrew’s Hall – Detroit – 8/31/07 Since I have 4 concerts lined up this fall, I figured I would try writing a few concert reviews. One of the first indie bands I was introduced to, also happened to be the first band I saw in concert this year, The Format. The […]