Results tagged with 'motown'
Published April 16, 2012
In the past few years, Detroit has started to come around again and many new businesses, mostly bars and restaurants, are opening all over the city. The addition of three casinos has helped the city attract more visitors. Both gritty and pretty, Detroit can be, for the right travelers, a fascinating, fun-filled vacation destination.
Published July 24, 2011
There is never a shortage of reissues flooding record shops - real and virtual - but recently there have been a few that are especially notable.
Published Sept. 1, 2004
To her UWM students, she's the smart, funny and personable evening teacher of Italian classes, who has a beautiful singing voice. Now, they also know that she once shared a studio with Motown's Funk Brothers and one of her songs has gotten a new lease on life.
Published Dec. 6, 2002
While "Standing in the Shadows of Motown" is entertaining and informative and has some brilliant moments, it, ironically, can't help keeping alive the feeling that the Funk Brothers belong in the background, thanks to guest appearances by contemporary stars.