This Week: The Detroit I Love

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MONDAY (03/20)

[Music : DJ]

 (weekly) Turntable & Taps : Otis Supply : 8P-12A : Host Vince Patricola with guests DJs and popup store with Detroit Threads

→ (weekly) Slow Jams : Woodbridge Pub : 9P : 100% vinyl with resident DJs Eastside John and ERNO and guest Kaku Usui.

[Music : Live]

→ (weekly) Jazz in the Present Tense : Craft Work : 6½P-9½P : Jazz with Mike Monford, Phillip J Hale and Djallo Djakate.

 Celebrate the Spring Equinox : PJ's Lager House : 8P-12A : A benefit for Soup at Spaulding with Paul Emery, Jay Clark Reid, Hot-n-Ready String Band, Jeremy Waun, and Sax and Violence.


→ (weekly) Monday Is The New Monday : Motor City Wine : 7P-12A : Residents Ryan Spencer, Charles Trees, and Ben Saginaw. Food by Julian Spradin.


→ (weekly) Binaural Frequencies : : 7P-10P : Broadcasting live with special guests.


 Wine Class - Varietals 101 : Wright & Company : 1P-4P : Learn about the wonderful world of wine with everyone.


 The Ambassador Bridge is the busiest international border crossing in North America in terms of trade volume. More than 25% of all merchandise trade between the United States and Canada crosses the toll bridge.


TUESDAY (03/21)

[Music : DJ]

→ (weekly) Aloft Detroit : 8P-11P : Vince Patricola plays Soul, disco & classic R&B infusion.

→ (weekly) Vinyl Nights : Queens Bar : 9P-1A : Spectacles presents DJs.

 (weekly) Regulate : Grasshopper Underground : 9P : Resident Walter Glasshouse with guests.

 (weekly) Twisted : Menjos : 11½P : DJ Wavedealer and guests with old school house, techno, disco, and R&B.

[Music : Live]

 (weekly) Union Street : 6P : Dawn Giblin Trio

 Corktown Tavern : 8P : Violent Affair, Kriegs Legion, and Beer Van and Gear Jammer


 (weekly) Techno Tuesday : Urban Bean : 7P-10P : Guest DJs Warren Ross and Adam Westing live on

 (weekly) Queen Beats : Deep Space Radio : 6P : Deep house and techno classics with DJ Minx.


→ (weekly) Corks over Corktown : Mudgies : 5P : Explore 5 wines from all over the world.

 In Orbit, Again : MotorCity Wine : 7P : Food by Katoi with DJs Whodat, Shantasy Island, and Ali Berger

 PJ's Lager House : 6P-10P : Dr Sushi pops up

 House of Pure Vin : 5P : Phelp Creek Tasting hosted by the Winegrower Bob Morus.


 Photography for Social Change Symposium : CCS : 5P-8P : Two well known photographers and activists: Ms. Wendy Ewald and Mr. Vincent Cianni discuss how their efforts brought attention to their particular causes.


 Fisher Theatre : 8P : Presentation of Rent


→ (weekly) Trivia Night : Checker Bar : 8½P : Presented by Quizzo with prizes.

 (weekly) Goin' Up Comedy : Marble Bar : 8P : Hosted by Josh Adams, this week's featured comedian is Calvon Brown and the featured artist is Tia Taylor.


 The Guardian Building, designed by Wirt C. Rowland, is the tallest brick skyscraper in the world. The building's three story, vaulted lobby is lavishly decorated with Pewabic and Rookwood tile.



[Music : DJ]

 (weekly) Two DJs : Two James : 7½P-11P : Vince Patricola welcomes guests

→ (weekly) Hump at the Pump : Town Pump : 9P-2A : Dance music of all genres by resident DJ Thornstryker.

 (weekly) Gotta Have House : Sicaro's Bistro : 7P : Earl Mixxin McKinney, Raybone Jones, Que Morgan, and Jeremiah Shaw

[Music : Live]

→ (weekly) Motorcity Wine : 9P-12A : Pianist Ian Finkelstein and friends tear through classics and originals.

 El Club : 9P : Alina Baraz


→ (weekly) Wine Tasting : The Royce : 5½P-7P : Free tasting of a variety of wines.

→ (weekly) Rosé Tasting : MotorCity Wine : 5P-7P : Presented by Steven Alexander from De Masion.


→ (weekly) Planet Funk on : Urban Bean : 7P-11P : Hosts Brent Scudder and Ava Adora with guests.

→ (weekly) Alpha : WDET 101.9FM : 1A-4A : Ghostly International, Paxahau and StudioFeed present electronic music and progressive soul from Detroit.


 PechaKucha Night Detroit V31 : ArtLabJ : 6P-10P : Creative people share their ideas, projects and passions.


 MOCAD : 7P : Screening of Off The Rails: The Darius McCollum Story.

 Fisher Theatre : 8P : Presentation of Rent.


 The Heidelberg Project is in part a political protest, as Tyree Guyton's childhood neighborhood began to deteriorate after the 1967 riots. Guyton described coming back to Heidelberg Street after serving in the Army; he was astonished to see that the surrounding neighborhood looked as if "a bomb went off".


THURSDAY (03/23)

[Music : DJ]

 (weekly) FSDY TV Dinners : TV Lounge : 9P : Guest DJs

 Grasshopper Underground : 9P : Sonny Fodera

[Music : Live]

→ (weekly) Motorcity Wine : 9P : Jesse Kramer hits it hard with his trio featuring Kris Kurzawa on guitar, Damon Warmack on bass and Jesse on drums.

 (weekly) Lazy Thursday : The Whisky Parlor : 9P-12A : Spenc Beamon live jazz.

 Solace Sessions #3 : Spread Art : 8P-10P : Ben Willis and Rachel McIntosh.

 Krewes du Rouge : Traffic Jam & Snug : 8P-12A : Motor City Zydeco and a floor show by Caribbean Mardi Gras Productions.

 All Good Family Affair : El Club : 9P : Brasstracks and special guests.


→ (weekly) STEP 01 : CJAM 99.1FM : 9P-10½P : Hosted by GIN.

→ (weekly) In The Mix : WHFR 89.3FM : 9P-12A : Detroit Deep Sessions Mayor Dj BAM hosts.

→ (weekly) Sound on Fire : Burst Radio : 8P-9P : Trance and progressive house with Kenneth Thomas.

→ (weekly) Alpha : WDET 101.9FM : 1A-4A : Ghostly International, Paxahau and StudioFeed present electronic music and progressive soul from Detroit.


→ (weekly) Corktown Farmers Market : Detroit Institute of Bagels : 4P-7P : Fresh produce and locally.


→ (weekly) Playspace Studios : 7P-10P : Music workshop and engaging discussion of a specific topic in music making and synthesis.


 UFO Factory : 7P : Screening of Pather Panchali.

 Fisher Theatre : 8P : Presentation of Rent.


→ (weekly) Checker Bar : 9P : Karaoke with Robby Rob.

 (weekly) Midnight Marauders : 11P-2A : Bike through the city by moonlight.


 MotorCity Wine began presenting their special mix of wine, djs, and live jazz in the space currently occupied by The Whisky Parlor above Grand Trunk Pub in downtown Detroit before moving to their current home in Corktown in a building that once was Xpress Bar.


Make it a great week Detroit.