Milo Minute: Desmond Jones, the High Strung & the Splitters

Detroit music journalist Jeff Milo previews some of the best live shows happening in the region this weekend.

Brian Rozman

Click the audio player above to hear the full conversation. CultureShift airs weekdays 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. on 101.9 WDETFM Detroit public radio.

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. 

Best in Live & Local Music for Friday, January 11th

EP release for new punk band The Splitters at Cellarmen’s in Hazel Park.

Ann Arbor’s Jive Colosus features Detroit’s own Nadir Omowale at Otus Supply.

Best in Live & Local Music Saturday, January 12th 

The next generation of jam bands (from Ann Arbor) come to the Loving Touch with Desmond Jones.

The High Strung and singer/songwriter Ronny Tibbs celebrate dual album releases at the UFO Factory.


Click on the audio player above to hear from music journalist Jeff Milo about what shows are happening this weekend in around metro Detroit. 


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