Tag Archives: detroit

  • Catching a Detroit Tiger by the Tail … with a Weed Whacker?!

    Aug 21, 15 by Brainuser1 Leave a comment

    *Having been born and raised in Detroit, I’ve seen Tigers many times at the original Tiger Stadium, and more recently at the newer, beautiful Comerica Park. But it’s not often you see an actual tiger loose in the Motor City…let alone with two wolves and a bobcat. And would ya believe the critters were corralled […]

  • Aretha Franklin Looking to Open Detroit Entertainment Complex

    Aug 20, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Aretha Franklin may be moving into real estate. The Queen of Soul told WWJ-AM she wants to open an entertainment venue in Detroit that would include a nightclub and fine dining. It would also include “a five-star night club for dining and dancing, the band, the whole nine yards,” as well as a museum, she […]

  • Eminem to Exec Produce and Oversee Music for TV Drama ‘Narc’

    Jun 16, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Deadline.com is reporting that Detroit-born rapper Eminem has been tapped to participate behind the scenes of Paramount TV’s drama series inspired by Joe Carnahan’s 2002 film “Narc” – which is set in the Motor City. The artist is said to be in talks to join the project as an executive producer and music supervisor, and […]

  • City of Detroit Media Producers Up For Emmy

    May 20, 15 by Larry Buford Leave a comment

    *Two City of Detroit media producers have been nominated for the Emmy Award in the category of Historic/Cultural – Program Special. Phylecia Wilson and cohort Sanders ‘Skip’ Bryant IV will compete against each other in the same category – Wilson for The Style of Motown, and Bryant for Going Back to Motown both of which […]

  • Dave Chappelle Heckled, Booed at Detroit Show; Folks Walk Out (Watch)

    Apr 27, 15 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *Dave Chappelle was accused of being too late and too drunk to perform during a Thursday gig in Detroit that had audience members running to Facebook demanding refunds. According to TMZ, the comedian’s 9:30 p.m. show at the Fillmore went off the rails before it even started, with the performer showing up at late. “We waited […]

  • Baltimore Mimics Detroit: 25,000 Households to Lose Access to Water

    Apr 7, 15 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *(Via: Think Progress)—Starting this week, 25,000 households in Baltimore will suddenly lose their access to water for owing bills of $250 or more, with very little notice given and no public hearings. Rita, a renter in Southeast Baltimore who asked to remain anonymous for this story in order to protect her two children from being […]