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Moodymann Shares Video of Distressing Altercation With Police

The iconic DJ, real name Kenny Dixon Jr., posted a distressing video to Instagram of Highland Park officers aiming rifles at him.
Shaad D’Souza
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Danny Brown's Long-Shelved 'Live at the Majestic' Doc Is Finally Out

The film is now up on Brown's website, a full year after it was supposed to hit Apple Music.
Alex Robert Ross
Noisey Hitlist

Georgia Is Back with a Euphoric, Late-Night Dance Sound

The drummer-singer-producer's “Started Out” sits somewhere between 80s Chicago house and what you might stick on an Uber AUX at 4AM.
Daisy Jones
Noisey News

Watch the Live Stream from Aretha Franklin's Funeral

Bill Clinton, Stevie Wonder, and Ariana Grande will all pay tribute to the "Queen of Soul," who died earlier this month.
Alex Robert Ross
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Trip Metal Festival Is One of America's Last Refuges for Real Freaks

The Detroit festival remains one of the most forward thinking festivals in America.
Zachary Lipez
New music

Eminem Promises to Take "an Ax to Mumble Rap" on New Royce Da 5'9" Single

On his scatological "Caterpillar" verse, Marshall Mathers insists that "The boom bap is coming back." Also: "Poop is my suit."
Alex Robert Ross

Southwe$t Mook Is Rap's New Underdog in "First Day In"

The Detroit based rapper puts a spin on Meek Mill's "Dreams & Nightmares" as she details her own run-ins with the law in "First Day In."
Kristin Corry

Detroit's Bonny Doon Knows No One Knows Shit in Their 20s

Listen to the Detroit band’s "A Lotta Things," a confident song about feeling adrift, and read co-frontman Bill Lennox talk on the new LP 'Longwave.'
Josh Terry

Talking Detroit Jock City With Protomartyr’s Joe Casey

Ahead of the Detroit band’s Australia and New Zealand tour we had a chat about the Bad Boys and blowing up stadiums.
Tim Scott

The Cool Kids Return to a World They Created

Sir Mikey Rocks and Chuck Inglish inspired a generation of young rappers when they emerged a decade ago. Now, after years away, they're back with 'Special Edition Grand Master Deluxe.' They're still streets ahead.
Dan Hyman
New music

Protomartyr Debut Their New Album Early, But in Jukeboxes

In the meantime, you can listen to a new song called "Don't Go to Anacita."
Phil Witmer
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We Talked to People at the Largest Free Jazz Festival on the Planet

The 38th annual Detroit Jazz Festival took over the city for four days last weekend.
Natalie Weiner