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Metallica’s Orion Music + More Fest Will Not Return in 2014

The two-day Orion Music + More Festival, curated by heavy metal legends Metallica, will not be returning to Detroit’s Belle Isle next year (the site of the 2013 edition) and will take 2014 off altogether, according to event promoter C3 Presents.

12/03/2013

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A Resigned Kid Rock And Motor City Madman Ted Nugent Respond To Detroit Bankruptcy

On July 18, the actual city of Detroit filed for the largest municipal bankruptcy case in U.S. history, and its hometown rock stars are, well, not surprised.

07/31/2013

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Metallica’s Orion Music Festival Aims To Make Detroit Permanent Home

As Metallica’s giant Orion Music Festival gets underway this weekend, the band sat down to explain why they think Detroit will be the festival’s new and permanent home.

06/07/2013

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The Temptations’ Richard Street Dies At 70

Richard Street, a former member of The Temptations and Motown singer, died early Wednesday morning (Feb. 27) in a Las Vegas hospitcal of a pulmonary embolism, reports CBS Detroit. He was 70.

02/28/2013

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Metallica Reveals 2013 Orion Festival Lineup

The biggest metal band in the world has not only conquered the festival circuit, it’s created its own.

02/25/2013

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JACK’s Inside Track: Metallica

Lars almost blew his whole gazillion dollar fortune on a dinosaur pelvis because he thought the world was gonna end on the 21st…

104.1 JACK-FM–12/26/2012

Bob Seger

Priceless Guitar Stolen From Bob Seger’s Home

A young man who attended a party at Bob Seger’s house – thrown by his 16-year-old daughter – allegedly stole from the Rock and Roll Hall of Famer. Andrew D. Thompson, 20, of Waterford Township, […]

06/28/2012

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Kid Rock Raised $1 Million For Detroit Symphony Orchestra

On paper, it sounds like a crazy idea: Kid Rock and an orchestra, performing together on the same stage? But in actuality, Saturday’s concert proved to be a very successful evening, raising $1 million for […]

05/15/2012

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Rock Flashback: Suzi Quatro

Although [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Suzi Quatro[/lastfm] was from Detroit, she was never as big a star in the States as she was in the UK, where for a stretch of the 1970s, her records were guaranteed hits. Her […]

01/28/2012

Jack White-funded baseball park vandalized

Jack White is bad a**. Let me just say that up front. I wouldn’t mess with him in general, let alone the fact that he leads 3 hugely successful and talented rock groups – The […]

04/01/2010

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