Welcome to “Milo Minute,” the 60 seconds (or thereabouts) you need to find a local show or fest to attend this weekend. And we mean ‘local.’
Longtime Detroit music journalist Jeff Milo has been plugging ears into the Detroit scene for years with his prolific Deep Cutz blog and his YouTube series, “The Milo Show.” Here, he gives us his rundown for what music to catch this weekend that isn’t… uh… playing Little Caesars Arena if you catch our vibe.
Click on the player above to hear CultureShift’s Amanda LeClaire and Jeff Milo talk local shows.
Friday, February 21
Who’s playing: Human Skull, Junglefowl and Goody Head
Sounds like: “Giants Knife” by Goody Head
Who’s playing: RV Mendoza and Supercoolwicked
Sounds like: RV Mendoza’s “You Blew It”
Saturday, February 22
Who’s playing: Lotion, Big Vic, and Toronto trio Ace of Wands
Sounds like: Lotion “Placing Bets”
Who’s playing: Lily Talmers, Marlon Morton, Mike Galbraith
Sounds like: Libby DeCamp “Put the Kettle On”