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Metallica’s Orion Music + More Fest Will Not Return in 2014

The two-day Orion Music + More Festival, curated by heavy metal legends Metallica, will not be returning to Detroit’s Belle Isle next year (the site of the 2013 edition) and will take 2014 off altogether, according to event promoter C3 Presents.

12/03/2013

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Kid V Usher: Dance Off Of The Century

How long have you tried to get on the dance cam at your favorite athletic event? Me? About 7 years at all of the Storm games at the Key. Why have I been ignored? Because […]

11/25/2013

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Cleveland Fans Sing ‘Detroit’s Bankrupt’ At Tigers Game [VIDEO]

Cleveland Indians fans could be heard chanting “Detroit’s bankrupt” during a game against the Tigers Wednesday night.

08/08/2013

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Beyonce Covers ‘A Change Is Gonna Come,’ Pays Tribute To Smokey, Stevie, Seger

On July 20, Beyonce made a stop in Detroit, Michigan as part of her current world tour, The Mrs. Carter Show.  It also just so happened to be the same day the city filed for bankruptcy. RELATED: Getting Lucky […]

07/31/2013

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Ted Nugent On Detroit’s Bankruptcy: ‘It’s Heartbreaking But Also Fortifying In Some Ways’

On July 18, the actual city of Detroit filed for the largest municipal bankruptcy case in U.S. history, and its hometown rock stars are, well, not surprised. Motor City’s $18 billion debt, 78,000 abandoned homes, and […]

07/31/2013

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Metallica’s Orion Music Festival Aims To Make Detroit Permanent Home

As Metallica’s giant Orion Music Festival gets underway this weekend, the band sat down to explain why they think Detroit will be the festival’s new and permanent home.

06/07/2013

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The Temptations’ Richard Street Dies At 70

Richard Street, a former member of The Temptations and Motown singer, died early Wednesday morning (Feb. 27) in a Las Vegas hospitcal of a pulmonary embolism, reports CBS Detroit. He was 70. Street served in […]

02/28/2013

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Michigan Rocks: Metallica Reveals 2013 Orion Festival Lineup

The biggest metal band in the world has not only conquered the festival circuit, it’s created its own. Metallica has announced the complete line up for its second annual Orion Music + More Festival, set […]

02/25/2013

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Rock Flashback: Suzi Quatro

Although [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Suzi Quatro[/lastfm] was from Detroit, she was never as big a star in the States as she was in the UK, where for a stretch of the 1970s, her records were guaranteed hits. Her […]

01/28/2012

Bob Seger Set To Tour In March

[lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Bob Seger[/lastfm] has announced his plans to kick off a North American concert tour this coming March. The specific dates and cities have not yet been announced. The excitement began yesterday when his website BobSeger.com […]

01/27/2011

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