In The Groove with Motor City Soul Club’s Dan Austin

Motor City Soul Club

Click the audio player to listen to the full conversation. CultureShift airs weekdays 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. on WDET 101.9 FM Detroit Public Radio.

This weekend at Marble Bar in Detroit’s New Center neighborhood, the Motor City Soul Club will celebrate five years of bringing rare funk and soul to the city’s nightlife.

Dan Austin is one of three DJs who perform at regular soul stomp events alongside Brad Hales and Erica Aytes.

CultureShift’s Ryan Patrick Hooper spoke with Austin about the music that has defined the Motor City Soul Club over the past five years.

Click the audio player to listen to the full conversation and hear the songs selected by Motor City Soul Club’s Dan Austin.

Image credit: Courtesy of Dan Austin

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About the Author

Ryan Patrick Hooper

Host, CultureShift

Ryan Patrick Hooper has worked as an arts and culture journalist in Detroit for over a decade.   Follow @hoopingtonpost

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