Art & Entertainment, Culture, Feature Story

Warmth Detroit’s Katie Boyce Talks Sustainable Fashion and Worldwide Knit in Public Day

Speech Pathologist Katie Boyce has lived in Pleasant Ridge, Michigan with her husband for three years now. She keeps a very busy schedule and often works long hours. To help her find relaxation from her career, she started knitting. “Right now, it’s truly therapeutic for me,” Katie explained to me during our phone conversation. “I’m… Read More Warmth Detroit’s Katie Boyce Talks Sustainable Fashion and Worldwide Knit in Public Day

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Hip Hop Artist Lando Chill Shares His Thoughts on His ‘Black Ego’ Album, Black Feminism, and Supporting Women’s Rights

For the past three months, I have been exploring new and seasoned music. From genres like hip hop and Neo Soul to indie music and even classic rock, I have kept an open mind in my music discoveries. I’m not sure why exactly I’ve been on this music kick, but it has turned into a… Read More Hip Hop Artist Lando Chill Shares His Thoughts on His ‘Black Ego’ Album, Black Feminism, and Supporting Women’s Rights

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Behind the Scenes: WXYZ Detroit T.V. Segment Was So Much Fun

Hi, friends! Last week, I had such a wonderful time doing a Mother’s Day T.V. segment on WXYZ Detroit. It was my fourth time participating in a segment on the Detroit-based news station and my fifth time doing a lifestyle segment on a Michigan-based news channel. My first time doing a T.V. segment was for… Read More Behind the Scenes: WXYZ Detroit T.V. Segment Was So Much Fun

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Celebrate National Concert Week with $20 Concert Tickets

Today Live Nation revealed their fifth annual National Concert Week will take place from May 1st through May 7th and give you an exclusive opportunity to purchases tickets for just $20 (all-in including fees). Kicking off an epic summer concert season, the offer will include over two million tickets to 2,800+ in-demand shows from Live Nation’s upcoming… Read More Celebrate National Concert Week with $20 Concert Tickets

Art & Entertainment, Feature Story

ANNOUNCED: The Aretha Franklin Ampitheatre Summer Concert Series Lineup

2019 marks the inaugural season for The Aretha Franklin Amphitheatre, Detroit’s premiere summer concert venue located along the Detroit River. Formerly known as Chene Park, the venue was renamed as a permanent honor to the Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin. The Right Productions, who manage and operate The Aretha, announces the lineup for the renowned… Read More ANNOUNCED: The Aretha Franklin Ampitheatre Summer Concert Series Lineup

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Detroit Singer C3 Talks New Song ‘Games’ and Inspiring Fans Through His Music

I’m sitting in my basement on the phone with new, up-and-coming Detroit singer Charles “C3” Laster III. The singer reached out to me via Instagram to share his new song “Games”. After listening to it one time on Spotify, I immediately DM’d C3 to ask if he’d like to do an interview for the blog.… Read More Detroit Singer C3 Talks New Song ‘Games’ and Inspiring Fans Through His Music

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Singer Sheléa Discusses Her New Projects: A Quincy Jones PBS Special and The Clark Sisters Biopic

If you haven’t heard of break out star Sheléa, then you don’t know what you’re missing! She’s a beautiful person inside and out with an amazing singing voice that will leave you with chills– the good kind! Music legend Quincy Jones named Sheléa “one of the greatest artists of her generation… After working with Ray… Read More Singer Sheléa Discusses Her New Projects: A Quincy Jones PBS Special and The Clark Sisters Biopic

Art & Entertainment, Family Life, Feature Story

KAWS EFFECTS: Summer Design Camp for Youth

Exciting news! Today the Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit (MOCAD) announced its first summer design camp for middle school youth. Middle school students will have the amazing opportunity to interact with the work of KAWS, one of the most influential artists of his generation, at the KAWS EFFECTS: Summer Design Camp! The summer camp will… Read More KAWS EFFECTS: Summer Design Camp for Youth

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Kee Mobile App: A New Source of Prosperity for Detroit

Presented by T1 By Thomas Herd Planning exciting activities and meeting like-minded people has never been easier in Detroit.  Now thanks to the popular local mobile application Kee App, users can immediately discover the city’s most unique and trending attractions, identify other people who share the same interests, and seamlessly plan and slot events in the… Read More Kee Mobile App: A New Source of Prosperity for Detroit

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Detroit Writer B. Van Randall Invites You to Be Part of His Next Comic Book Project

Remember when I wrote a 2-part interview series on Detroit writer B. Van Randall (Van)? Well, he has some exciting news to share with you. If you’re a comic book lover or have a loved one who is a big fan of comics, then you will love Van’s next creative project. Van created, wrote, directed,… Read More Detroit Writer B. Van Randall Invites You to Be Part of His Next Comic Book Project

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Actress Tetona Jackson Talks BET’s New T.V. Show Boomerang

If you’re a 90’s kid like I am, then you may remember the hit movie Boomerang starring a very dapper Eddie Murphy. The 1992 film also starred Halle Berry, Robin Givens, Martin Lawrence, and David Alan Grier. In the movie, Eddie Murphy plays Marcus Graham, an advertising executive who is quite the ladies man. His… Read More Actress Tetona Jackson Talks BET’s New T.V. Show Boomerang

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Date Night at Troy’s Bonefish Grill 5-Year Anniversary Event

Last night, Travis and I attended Bonefish Grill’s Troy location to celebrate their fifth anniversary. It was a full house at the restaurant as guests were gathered to also raise money for The North Woodward Community Foundation (NWCF). Twenty percent of all sales were donated to NWCF. NWCF is a nonprofit organization whose goal is… Read More Date Night at Troy’s Bonefish Grill 5-Year Anniversary Event

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MOCAD Announces 4 New Art Exhibitions for the Summer 2019 Season

What’s good, friends? Today, I’m sharing with you the Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit’s (MOCAD) summer 2019 art exhibition season. Check out the summaries of the upcoming exhibitions. Dates for each exhibit is listed at the end of this post. Peace + Blessings– Jennifer MOCAD’s SUMMER 2019 SEASON For its summer 2019 season, MOCAD presents… Read More MOCAD Announces 4 New Art Exhibitions for the Summer 2019 Season

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6 Favorite Highlights from NBA All-Star 2019

What’s good, guys? Did you catch Janelle Monáe’s performance at the NBA All-Star 2019 over the past weekend? The AT&T Pregame Concert was a hot show as the Grammy-nominated singer and songwriter headlined the debut concert. Also an activist, actress, and music producer, Janelle headlined the debut AT&T Pregame Concert. The show was streamed live… Read More 6 Favorite Highlights from NBA All-Star 2019