Fuzz Fest, the annual celebration of music that worships the distorted and cosmic edge of rock music was at the Blind Pig in Ann Arbor.
In late April, a car load of Yankees made a road trip to Nashville. We returned to Michigan with new cowboy boots, a slight hangover and an eagerness to return.
On May 13, The Dark Alley Cycle Shop in Marshall, Michigan threw an open house to show off the revamped shop with great beer, food, and music. We stopped by and interviewed Cabe and Lance. They shared a bit more about their vision for the shop, what sets them apart from other cycle shops, and if they anticipate partnering with a dealership. (That got them a bit sidetracked!)
We sat down with Chris and Aubrey Martinson, the owners of the Chelsea Alehouse, to talk about beer, music, and life in Michigan.
We had the opportunity to chat with Jeff Daniels about playing at the Chelsea Alehouse, his music, and Michigan.
Chelsea Alehouse was full of stories, music, and laughter as Jeff Daniels and his guitar entertained a sold-out crowd.
The Ann Arbor Brawlstars had the cure for St. Patty’s Day hangovers with a rock benefit at the Crossroads Pub featuring a bevy of marvelous local bands.
St. Patty’s Day at the Rumpus Room with E-Bird & the Lucky Few. Erin Zindle of the Ragbirds brought her fiddle & the Rumpus Room provided cocktails
Sponge brought their Beer Sessions live to Kuhnhenn Brewing in Warren for an intoxicating mix of delicious music and beer.
Combine some tasty craft beer with a huge mix of music in downtown Traverse City and you have the 8th annual Traverse City Winter Microbrew and Music Festival.
The Emergency Bluegrass System put everyone on high alert at the Chelsea Alehouse with an evening full of outstanding music on Friday the 3rd of February.
Ann Arbor hometown blues rock hero, Laith Al-Saadi heated up the winter night at the Blind Pig with two sold-out shows on Friday, January 27th.
The 2016 Dark Horse Brewery 4 Elf Party did not disappoint. Like their Bourbon Barrel Plead the 5th Imperial Stout, their party just gets finer and finer. This year the elves were thick as thieves and drinking beer like it was 1999. Add to that a pink bunny, Jesus, exotic food and 5 excellent Michigan Bands and you’ve got yourself a bash.
Thunderwüde are a blazing bluegrass band born in Chelsea, Michigan. We witnessed their musical magic at a house concert in Manchester.
Risky Brenda brought their alluring brand of eclectic rock music swimming in sexy grooves to the Crossroads Pub in Ypsilanti.
The 8th Annual Detroit Fall Beer Festival on Oct 21 & 22, 2016 in Eastern Market. There were over 800 beers, perfect weather, and thousands of smiling happy people. The old saying, “beer makes me happy” was certainly true this past weekend in Detroit’s Eastern Market.