Detroit is Different

Detroit is Different is about exposing artistry, business, ideas, and dynamic people, places, and things that make Detroit a mecca.

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Detroit is a place that intersects arts and advocacy often. Dr. Martin Luther King’s ‘I have a Dream’ speech was originally recorded by Milton Henry and released on Motown records. Dudley Randal...
February 7, 2018
Learning percussion from listening alone led Carl ‘Butch’ Small to travel the world with the Undisputed Truth, the Dramatics, Parliament, and the Four Tops. Small’s understanding of music led to...
February 7, 2018
Running Rebel was originally on the 2008 Khary WAE Frazier 'Preaching to the Choir' album released on General Population Music & EAPro. This performance features Joey Spina on acoustic guitar. Wr...
February 5, 2018
From sharing a barber with Malcolm X to having Dorothy Height get you enrolled in college Dan Aldridge has a unique story. Aldridge was born in Harlem but has made Detroit his home since the 1960’s....
January 31, 2018
Do you want to know what’s happening in Detroit communities? Do you want to find out what neighborhood groups, block clubs, and businesses outside of downtown Detroit give to the city? The HUB is a ...
January 31, 2018
The story of the 6 year old girl featured in the Michigan Chronicle who is now the event planner for over 500 events in throughout Detroit’s Downtown is a story for the ages. Njia Kai grew up in the...
January 24, 2018
Have you heard about the trend in storytelling? The idea of becoming a subject matter expert using videos, e-books, blogs, infographics, and speaking engagements is becoming more and more popular. Wha...
January 10, 2018
Come support us as we host our 3rd Annual Bowling for Turkey's event! All proceeds go to those in need. Tickets include 3 hours of bowling. Live music from DJ Platinum! Raffles and giveaways! Sponsors...
November 1, 2017
Today I feature a podcast interview with Michael Forsyth and discuss urban planning, Detroit, and his bar the Detroit City Distillery. Mike is currently working for the Live6 project gathering funds, ...
May 4, 2017
Dara & David Harper are creative. The couple met in NYC years ago both working in theater and film. Partnering to produce, direct, and write a series of plays, the Harper’s are a team of creativ...
April 27, 2017

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