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Your guide to all the happenings around metro Detroit. Plus, Trav’s download of the week.

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Download of the Week

Let it Happen” by Tame Impala

After a breakout year in 2013 with their sophomore record Lonerism, these Aussie rock phenoms are back with a forthcoming record this year. In the meantime, they’re tying  us over with “Let It Happen.”

This Week’s Calendar

Pete Rock, Slum Village & Clear Soul Forces @ The Crofoot | Friday March 13th @ 8 PM Pontiac

Legendary producer and DJ Pete Rock teams up with Detroit’s very own Slum Village to deliver a hip-hop show true to the sounds of the Motor City. Rising star trio Clear Soul Forces open, adding some more local flavor.

Sister Africa @ Michigan Theatre | Friday March 13th @ 7 PM Ann Arbor

An evening of dance, music, and fashion celebrating the rich cultural history of Africa and its impact on the world.

Saint Patrick’s Day Parade, Race & Festivities @ Corktown | Sunday, March 15th

Corktown will be green for Irish Spring. Festivities include a 5k race and parade, celebrating good weather and good times.

Jonathan Richman & Tommy Larkins @ UFO Factory | Saturday, March 14th @ 8 PM Detroit

Singer-songwriter Jonathan Richman of the Modern Lovers offers an array of songs to make you smile. Tommy Larkins joins Richman on the sticks.

Detroit Revival Project @ ArtLAB J | Saturday, March 14th @  2 PM Detroit

Looking for a place to jam? The Detroit REVIVAL Project will bring together local artists to collaborate in music, dance, and theatre.

Patty Meltdown 2 @ Burst Sound & Lighting | Sunday, March 15th @ 9 AM

House, electro, and funk will fill the air as a conglomerate of Detroit DJs set the scene for St. Patty’s Day morning.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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