Interview
Sean Forbes at Third Man Records, 5 Things to Know
Sean Forbes resolved many years ago that a little thing like being deaf wasn't going to prevent him from playing music. The son, and nephew, of the Americana duo the Forbes Brothers, the 38-year-ol...[Read More]

Concert
"Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" is a sweet treat at Detroit Opera House
As the lights dim before "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory," the voice of Brody Bett, who plays Charlie Bucket, cautions attendees to turn off their cell phones and not take photos or record during t...[Read More]

Interview
Mom roles work for Troy-born "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" actress
Caitlin Lester-Sams doesn't have anyone to call her mom yet except for cast members in "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" and other theater productions she's been in. The Troy native and Western...[Read More]

Interview
Mavis Staples at Michigan Theater, 3 Things to Know
Mavis Staples has been "singing from eight to 80," as she puts it. And the multiple hall of famer has made plenty of history along the way. As part of the famed Staples Singers with her father, Roe...[Read More]

CD
New Music: Huey Lewis, Justin Bieber, Tame Impala, Monsta X and more...
Checking out this week's new music releases... Album of the Week: Huey Lewis' hearing may be shot, but his heart of rock 'n' roll is still beating on "Weather" (BMG), the first album by him and his...[Read More]