Instead of sticking your friend with the bill, there is another opportunity to drink and eat for free — and to demonstrate your vast array of random knowledge. Bar Tabs, a new local television show from creators Gabriel Fata and Chris Seelinger, which films at Washtenaw County bars and broadcasts on Local On Demand, puts your trivia skills to the test. If a team answers three of five questions correctly — or all five with a shout out — the show picks up the tab. Simple as that. Visit www.facebook.com/bartabsshow to find out when they're filming. Maybe all of that pop culture wisdom will earn you a few beers and some pizza.
It never fails. It happens every January. I happen upon a band… (A more melodramatic music writer would say they “discover” a band)… And I say to myself, with giddy yet confounded enthusiasm, what took me so long to find this band? Ya know, it’s sort of in that vein of organizing, processing, and posting your
Yesterday, more then 3,000 people gathered at the U-M Diag in Ann Arbor for the second annual Women’s March. This weekend, just like last year, demonstrations are occurring around the world, a powerful statement of advocacy for rights and equality for women of all colors and backgrounds, for LGBTQ rights, for immigration rights, for the
1.) This Friday at the Blind Pig, you can find a sleek bridge between heady space-rock and intimate dream-pop, with Fallow Land (pictured above). More InfoPinscher by Fallow Land – 2.) On Saturday, Plymouth-based alt-country/Americana twanger Matt Sauter will shift your conception of traditional folk singers. Adventures With Vultures leads an excellent lineup at the Blind Pig, with Brother
Often near the top of my list of “Things I Love Most About The Ann Arbor Music Scene” is…. The Ark. The Ark is a nonprofit listening room dedicated to the preservation and celebration of music-as-tradition. It’s a place that can demonstrate the power music can have to enrich a community and bring people