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Dale Carlson grew up along the northeastern shores of Lake Michigan, where at a young age Detroit called out to him in his dreams. In 2008, after extended stays in ten different Michigan cities, the author settled permanently in southeast Oakland County where he currently lives and works in various capacities within the local real estate industry.

Detroit Street Art ~ 40 New Discoveries ~ Summer 2017

November 27, 2017 - Add Comment

The 40 works of Metro Detroit street art examined in this web-post were hunted down and shot by [...]

The Music of New Orleans: March 2017

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New Orleans, Louisiana is a city of music. You hear it everywhere. It is happily inescapable. For [...]

Street Art of Logan Square ~ Chicago, Illinois

November 27, 2017 - 2 Comments

Our mission to locate and photograph the best outdoor art galleries in the world continues; our [...]

12 Dishes @ ‘Grey Ghost’, Detroit

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Get acquainted with our latest Detroit fine dining endorsement if ya know what’s good for ya: [...]

More New Orleans Street Art ~ March 2017

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Our most recent sojourn in the great city of New Orleans, Louisiana took place over the the last [...]

8 Acts @ MoPop Festival 2017, West Riverfront Park, Detroit

October 6, 2017 - Add Comment

MoPop Festival 2017 was held at Detroit’s West Riverfront Park on July 29th and 30th, over the [...]

“The Front Porch”, Ferndale, Michigan, 6-24-2017

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Enjoy our videos of ten acts on The Front Porch of numerous Ferndale, Michigan residences last [...]

Book Review: “Designing Detroit ~ Wirt Rowland and the Rise of Modern American Architecture” by Michael G. Smith

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“Designing Detroit” Author Michael G. Smith You can’t imagine our pride and [...]

Movement Music Festival 2017: Eight Performances

June 13, 2017 - 2 Comments

Movement’s still holdin’ it down. Barely….. The crowd has become far less [...]

New Orleans Dining ~ March 2017: One Month, 21 Restaurants

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Amuse-Bouche @ Herbsaint Oops, we did it again. Yep, one whole month of the downright orgiastic [...]