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First MPMF ’11 Performers Announced

0 Comments · Wednesday, May 25, 2011
The initial 20 national artists booked for this September’s MidPoint Music Festival (coming Sept. 22-24 to various venues in Downtown and Over-the-Rhine) were recently announced and they show the fest is already off to a great start. This year’s event will feature Cut Copy, Deerhoof, Kaki King, Xiu Xiu and more.  

Conspiracy of Owls

Feb. 5 • MOTR Pub

0 Comments · Monday, January 31, 2011
The stylistic range in Detroit that was once defined by the distance between Motown and The Stooges has become less extreme over time but, as always, there are fascinating examples of the scene's diversity and health. A potent case in point is Conspiracy of Owls, a band with a name that screams Emo (it's actually the title of a track from Robert Pollard's 'Fiction Man' album) but whose musical output couldn't be more unexpected.