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Behind the Mic with Pam Rossi wsg Shepard Tone

A weekly interview and live performance showcase where veteran broadcaster and music fan Pam Rossi interviews Detroit area music legends, tastemakers, and those in the making. On Monday, October 22 , catch Shepard Tone streaming live on Facebook Live and on MusicTown HD radio 104.3-3. See previous...
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Tino Gross Remembers the Time he Almost Played Drums for Iggy and the Stooges

Tino Gross has been involved in the Detroit music scene for many years, and he's got the stories to prove it. During a recent appearance on Behind the Mic with Pam Rossi , Gross looked back on his career and some of his craziest experiences, like the time that Bob Dylan pulled him on stage at the...
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Detroit Crooner Ben Sharkey Talks New Album and Balancing his Art

Detroit's Ben Sharkey is fine with being labeled a 'crooner,' but that's certainly not the extent of who he is as an artist. Beginning his career as a creative in the world of studio art, the singer/songwriter eventually went to the College for Creative Studies for animation and digital media...
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Kylee Phillips Talks Musical Heroes and More on Behind the Mic

Kylee Phillips is a singer/songwriter from metro Detroit with serious talent. Originally hailing from the Plymouth/Canton area, Phillips started playing piano at the age of 6, and has been involved with music ever since. From early gigs at the Plymouth Coffee Bean to performing at the Village...
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How Two Broken Ankles Led Brent Mireau to Music

Artists often discover their talent in different ways, but for Brent Mireau , his road to music was a little bit painful. The Detroit-based singer/songwriter recently appeared on Behind the Mic with Pam Rossi , and explained how a bad injury led to his current career path. "I grew up racing...
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Ancient Language Talks Band Origins and Influences on Behind the Mic

Detroit-based indie group Ancient Language dropped by the MusicTown Detroit studios on Monday, September 10 for a live performance and interview on Behind the Mic with Pam Rossi. The band appeared on the show for the first time with three songs from their new EP HYGGE , and discussed their origins...
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Meet the Michigan Artists Performing at Arts, Beats & Eats This Weekend!

During the course of the annual three-day festival, Arts, Beats & Eats packs in a ton of music, and many of the featured artists hail right here from Michigan. At MusicTown Detroit, we've had the opportunity to experience a lot of these talented musicians first-hand when they've visited our...
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Kimball Goes Acoustic on Behind the Mic with Pam Rossi

The Royal Oak-based band Kimball dropped by Behind the Mic with Pam Rossi on Monday, August 27 for a special stripped-down performance in the MusicTown studios. The indie group has recently been making a name for themselves in the metro Detroit area, and will celebrate three years as a band when...
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Joan Belgrave Reflects on Meeting Marcus Belgrave and her Journey Back to Detroit

Joan Belgrave loves to make music in Detroit. That's definitely the message that shined through during her recent interview on Behind the Mic with Pam Rossi. The Grammy-nominated jazz singer has performed around the world, and even lived in California for a 30-year stint before returning back home...
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Larry McCray Brings the Blues to Behind the Mic with Pam Rossi

Larry McCray brought the house down with his recent performance on Behind the Mic! The singer/guitarist stopped by the MusicTown Detroit studios on Monday, August 13 for a chat with host Pam Rossi, where he explained how he never gave up on the blues, even during the times when it wasn't the most...
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