Tag Archives: Music

DIYpsi Champions Local Artists (and here’s a PLAYLIST)

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

Sundays in the Garden

Experience a unique summer series featuring the best of Michigan music and beer while supporting a community non-profit. Local to Ann Arbor, Abigail Stauffer has brought her emotionally engaging songs to venues all over the city, including a recent performance at the Ark. Joining for a dynamic double-bill is Kate Peterson, known for her genuine

Unforgettable Folk Icon Judy Collins at The Ark

Don’t miss an opportunity to hear the iconic vocals of Judy Collins on the intimate stage at The Ark. The legendary songstress is renowned for her stunning interpretations of music by fellow artists like Bob Dylan, Leonard Cohen, and Joni Mitchell, along with her own open and vulnerable songs. Judy’s career has spanned over 50

Ann Arbor Blues Fest

Ann Arbor has a history with the blues. The city gave life to the world’s first electric blues festival in 1969, playing host to the most celebrated blues musicians of all time (B.B. King, Muddy Waters, Big Mama Thornton, the list goes on…). This year, the spirit of the festival lives on in a 2-day

How To Make It In The New Music Business: Interview With Ari Herstand

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