Musical historian at Wayne State and Detroit artist talk protest songs from Detroit to Washington D.C.
Edward Kingins, the founder and conductor of the Fort Street Chorale, will retire after 38 years. The Dec. 3 performance will be his last leading the Chorale.
In their second year, the AAUW: Warrior Women Coalition sets to hold their second annual benefit fall concert on Oct. 7 on campus at St. Andrew’s Hall.
Founded in 2015, Be-Moor Radio, billed as “The baseline to the city’s rhythm,” gives teens an opportunity to pursue radio while improving their community of Brightmoor, Detroit.
The 24th annual Concert of Colors hosts acts from various parts of the world to perform at five different venues in Dearborn, Michigan, and midtown Detroit.
Armenian Detroit-based musician and producer Sean Blackman presents his In Transit world music series, which brings rich and cultural sounds from various countries to the city of Detroit.
Tuesday, June 21, marked Detroit’s inaugural participation in the Make Music Detroit event, a coordinated celebration of free live music by over 100 local artists and 20 locations in public spaces in the city.
The Detroit Institute of Arts paid tribute to the musical legend and icon, Prince, on Friday, June 10. Leaving this world far too soon, the world mourned his loss on April 21. Thousands have paid tribute to celebrate the life of the legend himself, and Friday night the DIA held a party fit f…
On May 25, The Bottom Line Coffee House hosted its monthly art and acoustics event. Click to read the recap and more about Bottom Line and the artists.
Detroit is known for its origination of different styles of music. Whether hip-hop, country, techno, jazz or pop, summer festivals can appeal to all types of musical preferences.
While many students say they find it difficult to juggle school and work, some members of the Wayne State student body take on another responsibility — playing in a band.
Four local alternative rock bands gathered in Wayne State’s Student Center Building ballroom for Sad Fest to play for a crowd of friends, students and parents April 29.
Located less than half a mile from Wayne State, The Majestic Theatre is one of the most convenient places to attend a concert as a student. According to their website, the theater offers a maximum capacity of 1,100 general admission and 450 seated.
Wayne State's Big Band is performing live with legendary African-American jazz pianist and composer Randy Weston at the Max M. Fischer Music Center as part of Mondays at The Max on Feb. 29.
In honor of Black History Month, the Detroit Institute of Arts will be holding events throughout the month of February to educate our communities on black history. Catch the last two weeks of the DIA’s programs, which will be hosted events each weekend until Feb. 28. The DIA will offer music…
Dec. 11 marked a momentous occasion for Wayne State as the Chamber Music Society of Detroit hosted the Juilliard String Quartet in the Schaver Music Recital Hall.
The HEALTH: Death Magic Tour took place at The Pike Room, one of The Crofoot’s more intimate performance layouts. The lineup for the show featured Pictureplane and HEALTH. Doors opened up around 8 p.m., with band supporters piling up the stairs to secure their spot in the small dark space in…
With millions of SoundCloud accounts and YouTube cover videos, the best of the best get lost in the cluster of sounds available in the digital music age.
Ahmed Gallab, who goes by Sinkane, filled the audience with frenzy as he and his band brought modern jazz and a harmonious blend of melodies to the Majestic Café on Nov. 20. Sinkane created the seemingly odd but perfect mix of electronic rock, jazz and Sudanese pop. Joining the band for the …
Imagine a rainy day in your room. You’ve got a warm mug of tea in your hand and you’ve lit your favorite scented candles. And “Know-It-All”by Alessia Cara is playing.
Pontiac is a place familiar to some, but the Crofoot's Pike Room was something new for me. Walking up to the lofty brownstone building, the front door sits adjacent with black wooden stairs and brown bricks saluting you. Then, you walk into a room swallowed in semispacious darkness. People a…
Even after getting multiple beer cans thrown at him onstage last time he performed in Detroit, Chance the Rapper came back and took the stage in an energetic performance at The Fillmore Detroit for the Family Matters Tour on Oct.18.