Local Nirvana Tribute Closes Out A Decade Of Grunge

By Phoenixx Staff | April 12, 2019

The 10th Annual Nirvana Tribute Show made an epic stop at Ferndale’s New Way Bar on Friday April 12th. The exceptional tribute allowed musicians from all over the state to unite in a love of Nirvana. Starting off the night after 9 PM was husband and wife duo, Snapcat. The talented pair has been playing…

Badflower Turn In Spectacular Performance In Grand Rapids

By Phoenixx Staff | March 6, 2019

Badflower made an exceptional appearance at 20 Monroe Live in Grand Rapids on Wednesday March 6th. The band is joined on The Truth Tour by terrific likes of Palisades, Of Mice And Men, and Nothing More. Badflower are touring in support of their debut LP, “OK, I’m Sick”, which dropped last month. As a treat…

Hozier Sets Musical Hearts Aflame With “Wasteland, Baby!”

By Phoenixx Staff | March 5, 2019

Incredible Irish songsmith Hozier has returned with a new album that is music to our ears. Hozier is a gentleman who pulls from his roots… who appreciates the sounds that came before him, and that studious nature shows. Without question, “Wasteland, Baby!” is a nod to not only the greats, but his own evolution as…

Surprise Asteroid Releases Tremendous New Song Entitled “Speak”

By Phoenixx Staff | January 19, 2019

Warsaw, Indiana’s finest, Surprise Asteroid are here with a brand new track entitled “Speak”. Surprise Asteroid is an ever-evolving collaborative effort, driven by talented singer / songwriter, Grant Reigner. Grant not only penned the song’s lyrics, but also played all of the instrumentation for “Speak”. The song also features background vocals by Joby Adams and…

Greta Van Fleet Treats Fans To Stunning Night At Fox Theatre

By Phoenixx Staff | December 29, 2018

Greta Van Fleet delivered an exceptional performance at Detroit’s Fox Theatre on Saturday December 29th. The concert was the second of three sold out shows for the band’s Michigan homecoming. In the holiday spirit, the band also joined forced with Gleaners Community Food Bank, setting up canned food donation stations at each of the concerts.…

Greta Van Fleet Rock Their Way To Four Grammy Nominations

By Phoenixx Staff | December 8, 2018

Michigan natives, Greta Van Fleet have been nominated for an impressive four Grammys. Their list of nods include the coveted best new artist, best rock album for EP “From The Fires”, best rock performance for the unmistakable “Highway Tune”, and best rock song for “Black Smoke Rising”. The nominations come on the heels of their…

The Faint Announce New Album, “Egowerk”

By Phoenixx Staff | December 7, 2018

Musical masters, The Faint have announced a brand new album entitled “Egowerk”. The forthcoming LP will be released on March 15th of next year, and houses 11 tracks. The band’s last release, “Capsule: 1999-2016” was appropriately a collection of songs spanning The Faint’s career, in addition to 3 new tracks. One of which, “Young &…

Arts Beats & Eats Closes Out The Summer Season Right

By Phoenixx Staff | September 3, 2018

Ford Arts Beats & Eats celebrated its 21st year by bringing end of summer fun to the Detroit suburb of Royal Oak. The bustling festival spanned four total days, extending through the holiday weekend and wrapping up on Labor Day Monday. Several artists lined the streets with tent shops, showcasing everything from handcrafted treasures to…

AWOLNATION Make Welcome Stop At Arts Beats & Eats

By Phoenixx Staff | September 2, 2018

AWOLNATION made a great tour stop on Sunday September 2nd at Royal Oak Michigan’s Arts Beats & Eats festival. A gentleman from Detroit’s radio station, Alt 106.7 introduced the band. He had even personally suggested AWOLNATION to play at the festival. Louis Armstrong’s “What A Wonderful World” greeted the band to the stage. The roaring…

Taylor Swift Brings Memorable reputation Tour To The Motor City

By Phoenixx Staff | August 28, 2018

Taylor Swift is certainly a gal with a big reputation, but she let nothing but her talent shine at Ford Field in Detroit on Tuesday. Fans were greeted at the door with light up bracelets to hold high and add their own ray of shining light to the sea of Swifties in the crowd. Fans…

Arts Beats & Eats Making Its Colorful Return To Royal Oak

By Phoenixx Staff | August 7, 2018

Ford Arts Beats & Eats is celebrating its 21st year of talent and fun, lighting up the Detroit suburb of downtown Royal Oak, Michigan. Arts Beats & Eats is perpetually filled with great music, delicious food, and art from all over the map, surely supplying a little something for everyone. With nine total stages on…

Greta Van Fleet Ignite Airwaves With Tremendous New Single

By Phoenixx Staff | July 20, 2018

Michigan native rockers, Greta Van Fleet released an incredible new single, with the full support of the mitten state behind them. The single “When The Curtain Falls” dropped on Tuesday July 17th at midnight via the band’s social media outlets. With catchy riffs and powerful vocals, the Frankenmuth fellas present a track that does not…