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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.

Vintage Detroit Graffiti at Oakland & Holbrook

August 8, 2011 - 4 Comments

You may have to pull back the underbrush to get a decent look at this vintage Detroit graffiti we [...]

12 Hours in Washington DC

August 5, 2011 - 1 Comment

Welcome to Washington DC, our nation’s Capitol, and home to many of the most iconic structures in [...]

Taqueria Lupita’s in Mexicantown – Detroit, Michigan

August 3, 2011 - 2 Comments

They call themselves “The House of the Original Mexican Taco”, and they aren’t foolin’. [...]

Vintage Detroit Graffiti at Vernor Highway & Sainte Anne

July 31, 2011 - 3 Comments

Time fades analogue glories, while digital images approach immortality. Take a spin by the corner of [...]

30 Forgotten Motown B-Sides

July 30, 2011 - 6 Comments

In June of 1972, after 14 years in Detroit, the city of its birth, Motown Records moved their [...]

Miguel Migs and Lisa Shaw at The Hamilton Room, Birmingham, Michigan, 7-22-2011

July 25, 2011 - 3 Comments

Though we’ve only been publishing online for a few weeks, I Love Detroit Michigan’s been [...]

Northwest Lower Michigan

July 21, 2011 - 4 Comments

It’s the top vacation destination for Detroiters, and possibly all Midwesterners, so Northwest [...]

Shrine of the Little Flower Royal Oak Michigan

National Shrine of the Little Flower – Royal Oak, Michigan

July 7, 2011 - 2 Comments

In Royal Oak, on the northeast corner of Woodward and 12 Mile, stands one of the Detroit area’s [...]

New Detroit Graffiti in Metropolitan Building / Farmer St. Alley

July 6, 2011 - 1 Comment

Recently, while traipsing through downtown streets in the wee hours of Memorial Weekend, I Love [...]


Movement: Detroit’s Electronic Music Festival 2011 – Part II

July 2, 2011 - 1 Comment

The threat of rain added to the electric atmosphere during exceptional second-night, main stage [...]

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