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who is jack white dating?

August 20th, 2011 6 Comments

one night in downtown detroit can reveal a lot of local gossip. now you ain’t heard it from me, but this comes from a very reliable source: jack white has been dating olivia jean (both above), member of band the black belles (whom jack is producing a record for). story goes, jack spotted olivia on […]

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shout out: homestate

August 15th, 2011 No Comments

detroit lives! read here.

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Lolla Day 2

August 7th, 2011 1 Comment

Day 2: two disappointing performances back-to-back by two rappers I love: Atmosphere (Slug and Ant on the decks above) and Eminem. So, what gives? Both performances seemed super phoned in and frankly, soul-less. Slug decided to stick to new songs instead of crowd pleasers which is seriously self-gratifying artist bullsh!t; note to all performers: it’s […]

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Detroit what

July 14th, 2011 No Comments

if you haven’t heard already: jack white + black milk have teamed up; black jack + white milk? whatever, we love when the 313 gets together. results this round? little fela feeling, in all honesty. how you get that from the D is amazing. we don’t question the magical ways. Black Milk & Jack White […]

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you are not invited

July 6th, 2011 No Comments

but you can always try to crash. by the way, When Fish Ride Bicycles is out exclusively in iTunes July 12. Preorder that baby now.

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Bad Meets Evil: Today.

June 15th, 2011 No Comments

Bad Meets Evil, aka Eminem meets Royce da 5’9″, releases its first record today, the no-doubt uplifting Hell: The Sequel, available on iTunes here. I love both these guys. Above, a taste. Below, one of the best hip-hop cuts ever, courtesy of DJ Premier’s insane production and likely influencing Diplo on the sick beat of […]

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own madonna’s childhood home in MI for just 48K

May 9th, 2011 No Comments

one caveat: it’s partially burnt down. still, madonna. see here.

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the white stripes split

February 2nd, 2011 No Comments

giselle note, just for the record: like a true fan in denial, i refuse to believe this is for forever and reject this turn of events! enough about me, here’s the official statement—read it ‘n’ weep, people: A statement from Jack and Meg White, via their website, said: “The reason is not due to artistic […]

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The Dirtbombs do Deetroit techno

December 17th, 2010 No Comments

The Dirtbombs Party Store is an assortment of live band interpretations of classic Detroit techno music of the ’80s and early ’90s; Cybotron, A Number of Names (song: “Sharevari,” see video below, then compare with the original that follows, don’t I make this fun?), Derrick May, Carl Craig as Innerzone Orchestra, Kevin Saunderson via Inner […]

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Palladium Boots: Detroit Lives web series

September 20th, 2010 No Comments

Saw a trailer for this series on a friends blog a little while back. For some reason, I suck at web series things and never checked back to watch the full thing, until today. Johnny Knoxville goes around and gets a first hand look at the negative and, more importantly, the new and positive things […]

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