With Michigan House running a pop-up ArtPrize venue to tout local music, art and products, Local Spins asked organizer Ted Velie for his Top 10 list of songs. Not surprisingly, they’re all Michigan acts, from Flint Eastwood to The White Stripes.
Thursday’s blues spectacle will feature the ‘unmatched’ combo of Rick Estrin & The Nightcats and Mark Hummel & The Golden State Lone Star Revue, with proceeds benefiting the unique Killer Blues Headstone Project. Read the story about this special event — which ‘could easily be called a guitar summit’ — and the organization that helps puts headstones on the unmarked graves of iconic bluesmen. Listen to the radio podcast.
Matt Giraud crooning for a hefty throng at Rosa Parks Circle with folks awaiting the ArtPrize winners… instagram.com/p/8otukNpHEs/