Milo Minute: The Paybacks, Blackmail, and Sugar Coats

Each week, Detroit music journalist Jeff Milo previews some of the best live shows happening in the region.

Courtesy of Jeff Milo

Click the audio player to listen. CultureShift airs weekdays at 12p.m. 

Longtime Detroit music journalist Jeff Milo’s byline appears in publications locally and globally. He’s been plugging ears into the Detroit scene for years with his prolific Deep Cutz blog and his YouTube series, The Milo Show.

Each week, Milo gives us a rundown of can’t-miss shows in and around the Detroit area. 

Friday, June 29th 

Jrae, Dabberall, Blackmail and Shiva at The Old Miami. 

The return of late 90’s and early 2000’s rock legends The Paybacks at Outer Limits Lounge

Saturday, June 30th 

Album release party for Sugar Coats at Outer Limits Lounge.

Wasabi Dream, 3FT, and Dark Red at the Ghost Light

Click on the audio player above for the full conversation. 


  • Amanda LeClaire
    Amanda LeClaire is an award-winning host and producer of CultureShift on 101.9 WDET-FM Detroit’s NPR station. She’s a founding producer of WDET’s flagship news talk show Detroit Today, and a former host/reporter for Arizona Public Media. Amanda is also an artist, certified intuitive and energy healer, and professional tarot reader.