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Rockin’ the Fresh Coast with Lazer Lloyd (Interview)

By Kevin Alan Lamb Born Lloyd Paul Blumen in New York City, 1966, Lazer Lloyd lives on the precipice where sound meets spirit, or perhaps it is the other way around. In an era defined by definitions themselves, his music transcends our ability to define it as this or that, while intoxicating all who consume… Continue reading Rockin’ the Fresh Coast with Lazer Lloyd (Interview)

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Lettuce, Electric Forest Preview

By Kevin Alan Lamb We arrived at Electric Forest greeted by a Superman sunset, 9:15 PM on a Wednesday in June where summer is suddenly shimmering. Daylight is no longer fleeting, and it has come time for our annual ball. It is my eighth trip to Rothbury, yet somehow each time feels like a first… Continue reading Lettuce, Electric Forest Preview

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Your Guide to White Birch Music Festival 2019

By Kevin Alan Lamb Michigan is a beautiful, unique, and often stubborn environment where one day you wake up, it’s winter, and it feels like it might never end; but it always does, just rarely when you expect it. Our environment simultaneously challenges us and provides for us despite our predatory tendencies, neglect, and unwillingness… Continue reading Your Guide to White Birch Music Festival 2019

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Interview: Dixon’s Violin at Park Theatre, May 24

By Kevin Alan Lamb After being approved to cover my first music festival, Electric Forest 2013, I scanned through the lineup trying to find performers I had a personal connection to who might agree to an interview. One of those performers was Dixon's Violin, who not only agreed to interview, but sat for close to… Continue reading Interview: Dixon’s Violin at Park Theatre, May 24

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Mic Phelps & the Plug debut at Detroit Shipping Co. beer garden, April 25

By Kevin Alan Lamb Sunshine in the forecast, spring, and summer on the mind. I couldn’t imagine a more appropriate first show in the Beer Garden than Mic Phelps & the Plug. When I learned it was time to start booking shows at Detroit Shipping Company, I poured over a seemingly infinite number of experiences… Continue reading Mic Phelps & the Plug debut at Detroit Shipping Co. beer garden, April 25