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HONORING A LEGEND – DETROIT’S ORIGINAL QUEEN OF THE BLUES: This week marks the one year anniversary of Alberta Adams death
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She was Detroit’s undisputed Queen of The Blues for as long back as anyone can remember. She sang with such musical legends as T-Bone Walker, Duke Ellington, John Lee Hooker and Johnnie Bassett and recorded on such labels as Chess Records , Thelma Records and Cannonball Records. This week marks the one year anniversary of Alberta Adams death – she passed on Christmas Day 2014 at the age of 97. Just weeks before her passing, Brett Callwood wrote a wonderful...

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Monday, 21 December 2015
A TIME TO COMPETE IN THE FEATS OF STRENGTH AND DANCE: this Saturday night we can do just that for a very worthy cause.
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We all know that Festivus is the time of year to air your grievances and this Saturday night we can do just that for a very worthy cause. Beginning at 5:00 PM, come join Howling Diablos, Royal Blackbirds and The Detroit Cobras at the Royal Oak Farmers Market as they perform their annual holiday show. All proceeds for this event will benefit South Oakland Shelter (SOS) – a housing and homeless shelter that has been providing assistance to individuals and...

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Thursday, 17 December 2015
IT’S CHRISTMAS TIME IN THE MOTOR CITY, EVERYBODY.  SNAP OUT OF IT!
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Not sure if it’s our obsession with Islamic terror plots, incessant political rambling on Facebook, or simply the warm weather, but if you’re anything like us, you’re nowhere near being in the Christmas Spirit. Like all problems, however, the answer is simple – music. To that end we will be featuring as many Christmas music videos by Detroit area artists as we can between now and the end of the year. Like this rendition of Blue Christmas by Bob Monteleone...

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Friday, 11 December 2015
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