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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.

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, [...]


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 [...]


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

July 1, 2011 - Add Comment

The world’s best electronic dance music festival returned with a vengeance to Detroit’s [...]

Detroit University District 18004 Wildemere

University District – Detroit, Michigan

July 1, 2011 - 8 Comments

Boston-Edison and Indian Village may get all the press, but Detroit’s University District is [...]

mark farina the works detroit 05-13-2011

Mark Farina at The Works, Detroit, 5/13/2011

June 30, 2011 - Add Comment

I Love Detroit Michigan recently had the great pleasure of catching a sweet two-hour performance by [...]

Dequindre Cut Greenway Graffiti

June 20, 2011 - 7 Comments

All of the graffiti in this post’s album are located along the newly completed “Dequindre [...]