From The Netherlands to Nashville: How Myspace Changed Mark Blomsteel's Career

Mark Blomsteel has had an interesting path. The country singer was born and raised in The Netherlands, and was already working hard towards a career in music when a little website called Myspace changed his life. A producer named Fred Vail , who previously worked with the Beach Boys , came across...
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Jade Bird Records "Acoustic Cafe" Episode at MusicTown Detroit

Singer/songwriter Jade Bird recently visited the MusicTown Detroit studios for a live recording session and interview on Acoustic Cafe . The 21-year-old British artist spoke with host Rob Reinhart about her life and career, and performed four songs: " Uh-Huh ," " Lottery ," " Side Effect " and " I...
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How Apropos Crossed Genres to Create a 'Modern Motown' Sound

Apropos doesn't subscribe to just one musical genre, and that decision has paid off. Born in Baltimore and raised in Detroit, the singer has been influenced by everything from alternative, to soul, to gospel, to hip-hop, and he has incorporated all of those sounds into his debut album, Verse(...
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Music Students: Apply to Record Music School Applications for Free at MusicTown Detroit

If you're a student studying music or theatre in metro Detroit, you can submit to record at MusicTown Detroit for free. Whether you're applying for an undergraduate program, graduate program, festival or camp, most applications now require a high-quality audio file, and often video as well. At...
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Jr. Jr. Return to Detroit to Record "Acoustic Cafe" Episode at MusicTown

After four years, Jr. Jr. have dropped a new album, and they certainly made it worth the wait. The 16-track double LP, Invocations / Conversations , was released in May of this year, and the Detroit duo appeared on Acoustic Cafe to promote the record and discuss its long-awaited process. Recorded...
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This Week at MusicTown Detroit

This week at MusicTown Detroit… Mon. Apr. 16 12pm Behind The Mic Broadcast With Pam Rossi MusicTown Recording Studio Tue. Apr. 17 12pm 98.7 Amp Radio Live Interview MusicTown Detroit Broadcast Studio 12:30pm 99.5 WYCD Home Grown Happy Hour with Frank Williams Jr. MusicTown Detroit Recording Studio...
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