Sense of Place Detroit: Author Steve Miller Talks His Oral History Detroit Rock City
October 21, 2013 - How did Detroit become Detroit Rock City as author Steve Miller says in his Uncensored History of Rock 'n' Roll in America's Loudest City? The book is an oral history with everyone from Mitch Ryder to Iggy Pop to Jack White included. Miller tells his story about seeing the legendary MC5 rehearse at age 12 and getting hooked. We talk about Detroit Rock from punk in the 70’s through the garage revival in the 90’s. It’s Detroit Rock 101 with Professor Miller today on Sense of Place Detroit.
Sense Of Place Detroit: From The Archives The Debut of The Raconteurs from 2006
October 21, 2013 - For our Sense of Place Detroit we go back to 2006 for our first visit with a new band that people already had expectations of because one member was Jack White of The White Stripes and the other songwriter was Brendan Benson.
Sam Phillips Keeps Changing How She Makes Music Leading To New Album Push Any Button
October 16- 2013 - We have always loved the music of LA based singer songwriter Sam Phillips. Originally a Christian singer as Leslie Phillips, Sam changed her name and started working with T-Bone Burnett who later became her husband.
The Clash Discuss Exhaustive 12 disc Sound System Box Set.
October 11, 2013 - The surviving members of “the only band that matters,” Mick Jones, Paul Simonon and Toper Headon of The Clash join us today in a lively conversation on the occasion of the release of Sound System the new 12 disc box set.