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
If you are an aspiring songwriter, or just an ardent music lover, and you’ve never been to a Yellow Room Gang concert, then expect January 6th at The Ark to be an elegant crash course.
I like the sentiment of this song title, as a way of starting the new year. Consider an even more nuanced level of consciousness when you attempt to “Open Your Face,” as well as open your mind, when you stream the new song from Parker Projection. <iframe style=”border: 0; width: 100%; height: 120px;” src=”https://bandcamp.com/EmbeddedPlayer/track=3315149459/size=large/bgcol=ffffff/linkcol=0687f5/tracklist=false/artwork=small/transparent=true/” seamless><a href=”http://parkerprojection.bandcamp.com/track/open-your-face”>Open Your
Just before the year ends, I wanted to check back in with Grove Studios’ efforts to set up a cooperative rehearsal/gallery compound for local artists/musicians, with a connected performance space/listening room. The region’s performance venues has been a big focus of my 2017 writings for The Current. Very recently, we posted about the good news of The