When Chrysler busted out with the 2011 Super Bowl ad with Eminem, which gave rise to the whole “Imported from Detroit” theme, a theme that was green-lighted by Olivier Francois, a Parisian-born executive of Fiat, an Italian company (that owns Chrysler), people in Detroit at large got a good feeling. Yes, the people are tough … Continue reading Imported from. . .Canada
Detroit mows down the Motown building: “The demolition of Motown followed its destruction years ago by a greedy Berry Gordy, who left the city that made him and his company what they were…”
Original Motown master recordings released for karaoke.
We are pleased to introduce a new feature from guest contributor, Kenan Hebert, who first caught our attention with his essay about the Wilco movie. This one’s even better. – ed. 1964. Martha Reeves’ voice bubbles up through unmentionable cracks, oozing with an indescribable, almost indecent sound. It’s soul, but it’s something else, too – … Continue reading That Burning, Yearning Feeling