Alvin Youngblood Hart Performs at the Ark

. February 1, 2020.

Alvin Youngblood Hart’s bio refers to him as “The cosmic American love child of Howlin’ Wolf and Link Wray,” an accurate description of one of the most celebrated blues musicians performing today. Alvin Youngblood Hart preached the blues from a young age. He first came to prominence in 1996 with the release of his critically acclaimed debut album, Big Mama’s Door. A Grammy Award-winning artist who is most renowned for being one of the world’s foremost practitioners of country blues, Hart also incorporates classic 60’s and 70’s guitar rock into his repertoire as well elements of ska, country swing and delta blues finger-picking style. Don’t miss this modern legend of the blues when he performs at the Ark.

$25 | 7:30pm | Thursday, February 6 
The Ark, 316 S. Main St.
734-761-1818 |


Bellflower: Collaborative, Culinary Passion and Ypsi Pride in the Toughest of Times

Bellflower in Ypsilanti opened at the end of August during one of our toughest times. This new, delicious restaurant made a bold choice, but the payoff is worth it.

The Potential of Heavy Color’s Music to Heal & to Manifest Real Change

Heavy Color are a Toledo-based duo of avant-psychedelia composers. They talk a little bit about their work on the Rights of Nature documentary and using music to heal.

Album review: Sara Marie Barron’s ‘Existential Glam’

There is no better time to start listening to some new music. Sara Marie Barron’s newest album, “Existential Glam,” will be available for streaming Sept 25.

Food Insecurity Remains a Critical Issue for Washtenaw County Residents

The pandemic has shown a light on the food insecurity crisis in Washtenaw County, and is slated to get worse. Here is what’s happening and how you can help!