• Detroit Comics in Ferndale to Permanently Close

    A business staple in the Ferndale community, Detroit Comics will close its doors after a decade-long run. Owner Brian Kelly tells Metro Times that it wasn’t just a single factor that made him decide to pull the plug. “We’ve been doing it for a while,” Kelly says. “Me and my wife were talking, and we

  • Mavis Staples

    Watch Mavis Staples’ Video for “If All I Was Was Black”

    Legendary soul singer Mavis Staples just released a music video for “If All I Was Was Black” which you can watch below. The clip, directed by Zac Manuel, features Staples singing in a diner with a cup of coffee. Meanwhile a crowd gathers around the unveiling of a statue. A young woman is the primary

  • St. Vincent

    Listen to Stripped Down ‘Los Ageless’ From St. Vincent

    St. Vincent released her excellent fifth studio album, MASSEDUCTION, back in October. The former Polyphonic Spree member made a trip to Spotify’s NYC office to record a scaled back version of MASSEDUCTION single “Los Ageless,” which you can listen to below. As SPIN reports, St. Vincent also covered Rihanna and SZA’s 2016 track “Consideration” for the streaming

  • Alleah Webb

    Drifter Coffee to Open Brick and Mortar Location in Ferndale

    Coffee lovers in Ferndale will have a new spot to look forward to as Drifter Coffee plans to set roots in Ferndale. As Eater Detroit reports, the popular mobile coffee trailer plans to take over a 1,600 square-foot location at 780 Woodward Heights. Drifter Coffee founder Alleah Webb picked the Iron Ridge District location due