Concert Review: St. Lucia at St. Andrew’s Hall

St. Lucia

by Taylar Kobylas  Neon rhombi and funky cacti set the stage. I could tell from the setup alone that St. Lucia didn’t return to Detroit just to engage with fans or express an art form. They show up, time after time, struck by lightening ready to illuminate you. St. Lucia was quite the opposite of…

Concert Review: Sum 41 at St. Andrew’s Hall

Sum 41

By Justin Trudell It’s not that we love music; we need music. It brings us joy, it helps us cope with a broken heart, it reminds us of an incredible time in our lives, it makes us dance, but most of all, it connects us with each other. We share a common emotional bond tied…

Concert Review: JR JR at The Fillmore


by Taylar Kobylas  If you’ve ever seen JR JR live, you know that their shows in Detroit are unlike any other. Between the marquis lighting, and zeal for the people of their hometown, the energy just couldn’t be matched. This go around, however, they accompanied the usual jams with support of a good cause: The Second…

Concert Review: Japanese Breakfast at El Club

Japanese Breakfast

by Chloe Seymour Why did I choose to see Japanese Breakfast at El Club in Detroit? A. The band name made me hungry. B. Girl lead singer and a big fuck yes to girl power, baby. C. All of the above. (My choice was C, obviously.) Seeing Japanese Breakfast play live was a magical treat….

Must See Concerts October

Must see concerts

We are LOADED this month. Too bad cloning machines don’t exist…yet. Here are your Must See Concerts for October. Ghost Where: The Fillmore When: October 3 Why: It seems too good to be true for a band named Ghost to be here in October, how can you miss this? James Bay Where: The Fillmore When: October 4 Why: Damn. The Fillmore…

Concert Review: Kanye West at Joe Louis Arena

kanye west in Detroit

by Justin Trudell Kanye has been on the scene, and slowly losing his mind, for more than a decade and I’ve spent most of that time fighting with countless people about his brilliance. “Just listen to his music…yes I know he’s a complete asshole, but his music is incredible…I saw the Taylor Swift thing, that…