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The "no curfew economy" and other ideas for Detroit from the Music Cities Convention
Tuesday, November 03, 2015
A conference held last week in Washington, D.C., discussed the pros and cons of music-based economic development strategies. Here's what Detroit can learn.
Haute to Death dance party celebrates 8th b-day with Halloween bash at Temple Bar
Tuesday, October 27, 2015
This week, Haute to Death will celebrate its 8
anniversary with an Oct. 31 bash that promises plenty of tricks and treats. As a part of "10 Years of Change," our series celebrating Model D's decade of publishing in Detroit, check out this feature from 2010, which discusses the origins of Haute to Death on the occasion of its third birthday party.
Giving United Sound, Detroit's other landmark music studio, its due
Tuesday, October 20, 2015
It may not have the name recognition of Motown, but the United Sound Systems Recording Studios, the oldest operating independent recording studios in the country, are just as important.
10 Years of Change: Remember when ex-Tiger Johnny Damon's wife badmouthed Detroit?
Tuesday, August 04, 2015
Remember Johnny Damon's one season with the Detroit Tigers in 2010? Probably not. Remember this 2010 Model D piece by Sean Mann in response to the ballplayer's wife's misgivings about whether Detroit was cosmopolitan enough for her and her big league husband? We hope so, because it's pretty damn funny.
The three quiet kings of Detroit's music scene
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
A conversation with Greg Baise, Joel Peterson, and Adriel Thornton, three Detroit promoters of underground and (slightly) above ground cultural events from the early 1990s to the present.
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Retail Bootcamp complete, Detroit startups work to establish permanent locations
Detroiters in film, music, and the live arts to vie for $25,000 fellowships
It's official: The Whisky Parlor transitions from soft opening into permanent downtown whisky bar
Coffee shop to open in Capitol Park in September
Ambitious art installation debuts in downtown's Paradise Valley Harmonie Park
Gabriel Hall to bring New Orleans vibe to West Village
Laika Dog coming to UFO Factory in Corktown
PJ's Lager House to raise money for future Detroit music store
Detroit's newest music venue, the Huma Room, opens with HopCat craft beer bar
Businesses work together to draw holiday shoppers to the Villages
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Stunning short film showcases design in Detroit
Source: Detroit Creative Corridor Center
Get down with Banglatown at Oct. 3 block party
Source: Power House Productions
70 Knight Arts Challenge finalists anounced
Source: John S. and James L. Knight Foundation
New Center Park's summer series returns with movies, music, 'Macbeth,' and more
Source: Midtown Detroit Inc.
Detroit to be featured on Esquire TV's "Best Bars in America"
Source: PJ's Lager House
Celebrate Detroit's world-class Hackley Collection at 71st annual concert
Source: Detroit Public Library
WHPR techno radio show celebrates one year on the air on Jan. 19 at Menjo's
Porous Borders Festival seeks artists to engage with the Detroit/Hamtramck border
Meet funk pioneer George Clinton at book signing on Dec. 20 at United Sound Systems in Midtown
Source: United Sound Systems
Berliners want to invest in Detroit, but you already knew that because you read Model D
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