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Moodymann it's ABC...D

This month’s selection is a bit of a Cook’s tour of the world and where better place to start than Detroit – the metaphorical centre of the musical world.

28 February 2016 | Tracks of the month
The Heidelberg Project, Detroit. Pic credit: Martin Smith

The city of Detroit is portrayed as a harsh, violent and dark place. However it also has oases of beauty, colour and reflection, none more so than the area of Heidelberg.

12 September 2014 | Notes
MLK on Martin Luther King March (pic Cap Jo Freeman)

“Their questions hit home, and I knew that I could never again raise my voice against the violence of the oppressed in the ghettos without having first spoken clearly to the greatest purveyor of violence in the world today — my own government.”

10 September 2014 | In depth
The Fist, Detroit (Pic Martin Smith)

Wandering around the downtown district of Detroit I came across a huge black metal sculpture called ‘The Fist’.

6 June 2014 | In depth
Un

It’s been said before and it will be said again: Underground Resistance are the Public Enemy of Detroit Techno.

27 May 2014 | In depth