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Your soundtrack to discovering Detroit. Music, arts, food and what’s happening (that’s actually worth your time). 

Host Amanda LeClaire will guide you through a playlist of new and iconic music while introducing you to the people that are creating and influencing Detroit culture - from musicians and chefs to poets, filmmakers, visual artists and storytellers.

She'll also help you navigate what to do each week with a curated calendar of events and spotlights on the most interesting places to visit in our region. And because it’s live, you’ll have a chance to interact with the show each day.

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Michigan-Based Chefs Make Food Magical in New Disney-Inspired Competition Series “Foodtastic”

"Foodtastic," a new adrenaline-packed series from Disney+, is one time playing with your food is encouraged.  The immersive global competition puts food artists to the test and challenges them to create larger-than-life sculptures and extravagant scene work using everything from vegetables and fruit to butter and cheese. Through various challenges, chefs explore the intersections of..

This Week at the Detroit Film Theatre: “Hive”

CultureShift on 101.9 WDET-FM gives you a front-row seat to the latest films playing at the Detroit Film Theatre (DFT). Jake Neher/WDET Since 1974, DFT director Elliot Wilhelm has curated the films shown in this historic theater inside the Detroit Institute of Arts. The DFT recently kicked off its 2021 fall season. The full schedule, tickets and information about..

This Week at the Detroit Film Theatre: “Faya Dayi”

CultureShift on 101.9 WDET-FM gives you a front-row seat to the latest films playing at the Detroit Film Theatre (DFT). Jake Neher/WDET Since 1974, DFT director Elliot Wilhelm has curated the films shown in this historic theater inside the Detroit Institute of Arts. The DFT recently kicked off its 2021 fall season. The full schedule, tickets and information about..

This Week at the Detroit Film Theatre: “On Broadway”

CultureShift on 101.9 WDET-FM gives you a front-row seat to the latest films playing at the Detroit Film Theatre (DFT). Jake Neher/WDET Since 1974, DFT director Elliot Wilhelm has curated the films shown in this historic theater inside the Detroit Institute of Arts. The DFT recently kicked off its 2021 fall season. The full schedule, tickets and information about..

Sonic Assembly: Exploring the Roots of Afrofuturism and Its Legacy in Present Day

In collaboration with the Science Gallery Detroit and the Concert of Colors, WDET presents Sonic Assembly: On Afrofuturism and Performance. Listen to a conversation with scholar Dr. Julian Chambliss and hear an in-studio performance from Detroit artist, poet and performer Natasha T. Miller as we explore the roots of the Afrofuturism movement and its legacy in the present day. We’ll also..

Rising Voices Amplify Centers the Stories of Metro Detroit’s Asian American Communities

With the approach of the Aug. 3 primary election, nonprofit Rising Voices seeks to empower metro Detroit’s Asian American community through voter outreach and education. To amplify their mission, the organization teamed up with artist and photographer Jarod Lew to create a historical record of the region’s Asian American communities. The current collaboration is a continuation of their..