It the weekend before CityFest Which as i speak will happened at this same time next week at the new Center area so for i you are going as a writer for a blog[like this one, just a regular Joe looking for some thing to do on this America 231st birthday next week, this is your last weekend of music before almost 60 bands play in Front of four stages over five days in front of the Fisher Building.
if you want more info on Comerica Cityfest you can go on there web page at www.comericacityfest.com of you can pick up a program in this week "Real Detroit Weekly" with Spoon on the cover.
Now on to this week going on in Detroit
And yes there is a major Detroit Band releasing a CD on Friday, OK you can pick it up right now at you fave indie record shop or you can get it at there show this Friday at stick, it the first major release in almost five years.
It the one and only "Gore Gore Girls"
They just release there third album "Get the Gore" on Bloodshot records[the same label that release "The Detroit Cobras" Tired and True Early this year.]
The band is lead by the one and only Amy Gore as and her gals pals sever up some old school rock garage rock which have made fans of of the one and only little Steven
the line up is a lot difference from there last album which was released in 2002 and called "Up All Night" which spring off the always chatch "Astral Man" back then they have Melody Licious on bass guitar and Monica Breen on Drums.
mow the line up have Marlene Hammerle on Guitar, Lianna Castillo on Bass Guitar and Nicky Styxx[not the one from the heavy metal rock bands Motley Crue] - Drums.
They just released there third Album of Garage pop called "Get the Gore" which was released this Tuesday, the album was produced by Jim Diamaod at his home recording studio Ghetto Recorders.
There doing a hometown record released show this Friday at the stick with the a band who have there own record released show lately "The Muldons the show begin at 9 PM.
And on Saturday night over at the newly rename Filmore Detroit[which used to be called the State theater] who is making there third trip here in Detroit to answer the called and consider their first gig here in Detroit was at Small when there was a little band From Sydney, Australia, but my my they come a long way base out there debut album.
That band is called Wolfmother
the band from way down under mix hard Hard Neo-Psychedelia
Heavy metal rock and have won rave from the music press and music press alike for there 2005 self title debut album which have sold a million copies worldwide and they still touring, they will play at the Fillmore Detroit on satruday night the show start at 8:30 P.M. with openers The Softlight and hometown openers and friend of the blogsight "The Hard Lessions"
also going on this weekend
Meshell Ndegeocello is playing the DIA Summer Music and Film Seriers at the DIA, Flint own Grand Funk Railroad is playing a Free show at the GM ren cen river garden, Pop Project, Child Bite, The Recital, Syscrusher are playing the Blind Pig, Curtis Eller's American Circus/ Shotgun Wedding is playing the larger house and for you who can this kind of music Chicago and America ot the DTE Enger music Theater on Friday.
ELVIS HITLER is playing the stick, The Bang! is playing the blind pig in Ann Arbor,
The King of bluegrass Ricky Skaggs is playing the Ark in Ann Arbor.
and don't forget on Sunday at the DTE Music Center the only 80'S band i can stand because is timeless The Psychedelic Furs is Head line s show there with The Alarm and Naked Eyes.
But Next week is the big music Weekend with Cityfest
And what ever you do don't bring up a person who should not be name on this blog sight at a gig this week or you may loss it like this News Anchor on MSNBC.