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The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald edited by Joseph Fulton

Today is the 36th anniversary of the sinking of the S.S. Edmund Fitzgerald, and if you're in Michigan, you'll probably hear The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald by Gordon Lightfoot today. I'm pretty sure, however, that you won't enjoy it more…
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Seeking Michigan: From Signage to Santa

By Mary Zimmeth, Archives of Michigan and courtesy Seeking Michigan and the Archives of Michigan. The goal of Seeking Michigan is simple: to connect you to the stories of this great state. Visit them regularly for a dynamic & evolving look…
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Celebrate October in Traverse City w/ Greensky Bluegrass

Our winners have been drawn!! Char B from Ohio wrote "We love the views, wine, cherries, and hopefully beautiful fall leaves. We are planning on climbing Sleeping Bear Dunes. Can't wait to get there!" and Cindy P of Traverse City said simply…
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Detroit's Sixto "Sugar Man" Rodriguez on 60 Minutes

Sixto Rodriguez performs at TCFF by Gary HoweThis summer I had the great good fortune to see the documentary Searching for Sugar Man at the Traverse City Film Festival. If you haven't seen it, seek it out as it's a wonderful film. Watch the…
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Pure Michigan Statewide Sing-along premiers

Rob Bliss & Jeff Barrett, creators of the fantastic Grand Rapids lip dub video premiered their Pure Michigan Statewide Sing-along at halftime of the Lions game on Sunday. It was filmed in 50 Michigan cities in 7 days. It's a pretty cool travelogue…
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Seeking Michigan: Michigan's Material Girl

By Nicole Garrett, Albion College Archives and Special Collections, Archives of Michigan and courtesy Seeking Michigan and the Archives of Michigan. The goal of Seeking Michigan is simple: to connect you to the stories of this great state.…
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The Daily Michigan: Traverse City Wine & Art Festival tix and CD by Orpheum Bell

This one is so popular, we're going to do it again! Today on The Daily Michigan one of our featured partners, the Traverse City Wine & Art Festival, is offering a pair of tickets to this landmark celebration of the culture & cuisine…
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DLECTRICITY, a new illuminated art festival for Detroit

DLECTRICITY is a new nighttime, outdoor contemporary art festival that will invite emerging and established artists, performers, lighting designers, and architects to make site-specific installations of light, sound, performance and projection…
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The Daily Michigan: Mother's Day Music from Earthwork

Today on The Daily Michigan we continue our Mother's Day giveaways with a $30 Digital Download certificate from our good friends at Earthwork Music, another of our featured partners.  While you can use the certificate for any three download…
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Flat, black & circular: a Michigan original

Flat, Black & Circular by Eridony Saturday was Record Store Day, a national celebration of independently owned record stores and the art of music. Pitchfork Magazine, one of the premier independent music publications, posted their list…
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The Daily Michigan: Two tickets to the Traverse City Wine & Art Festival

Today on The Daily Michigan one of our featured partners, the Traverse City Wine & Art Festival, is offering a pair of tickets and some big news. April is Michigan Wine Month, and yesterday this annual celebration of wine, art, food & music…
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The Daily Michigan: Digital Downloads from Earthwork Music

Today on The Daily Michigan we have an offering from our good friends at Earthwork Music, another of our featured partners. They are offering 3 digital discs via Digital Download in their online store. Earthwork Music believes in the power…