Musician Tom McCartan is the songwriter at the center of the Ypsilanti-based clergy/occult/metaphysically-ruminative indie-rock band known as Priest Potion. McCartan is joined by Matt Jones, Emmet Cousino, Greg McIntosh and Carol Catherine, and they’ve been playing sporadically around Ypsi and Ann Arbor over the last two years. Their new single, from a forthcoming debut album,
DIYpsi Aug 18 & Aug 19 at ABC Microbrewery I’ve detected an increasing amount of positive energy generating from the independent arts community of Ypsilanti over the last several years, grassroots efforts that stoke a sense of pride and celebration of the local culture scene, from First Fridays and Bona Sera, to the Threads All
For a long time, we took honeybees for granted, only recently realizing that these seemingly ubiquitous pollinators are crucial to our agricultural structure and crop production.
When Ari Herstand was studying music business in college back in 2005 he quickly realized his professors were “basically teaching a history lesson.” Because since then, the way the music industry works has fundamentally changed, so much so that Herstand looks back at that year as being a paradigm shift, from “the old music business
Interview: Evan Haywood Evan Haywood is an Ann Arbor-based singer/songwriter and producer who released a mesmeric album of soundscapes in 2016, titled Ramshackles. It was a contemplative and transporting listening experience, a patchwork of folk and Americana mingled with melodic psychedelia and ambient found sounds. Haywood has been creating and releasing music for years, bridging the worlds