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Schedule IV Draws Crowd for Ferndale Library’s First Stop Friday Concert

March 3rd 2019

Schedule IV Draws Crowd for Ferndale Library’s First Stop Friday Concert (Sam Gurwin, March 3, 2019) Ferndale, MI-  “First Stop Friday” is a monthly concert series that brings the world of music to local residents at a place one might not expect – the Ferndale Library.  The tradition carried on March 1 with a performance […]

Rock ‘n’ Roll Bookshelf at Berkley Library July 26

July 21st 2018

Rock ‘n’ Roll Bookshelf at Berkley Library July 26 Berkley, MI – Thursday, July 26 at 5:00 pm Doug Scheer combines magic, music, and great children’s books into a fun and funny show with plenty of opportunity for participation! Please register by calling (248) 658-3440 or at http://berkleylib.evanced.info/signup/calendar. Berkley Library is located at 3155 Coolidge […]

Police Say Man Who Threw Rock at Sheriff’s Vehicle Wanted to be Arrested

September 11th 2016

Police Say Man Who Threw Rock at Sheriff’s Vehicle Wanted to be Arrested FROM DAY SHIFT: 09-09-2016, 07:00 hrs.  THROUGH MIDNIGHT SHIFT: 09-10-2016, 07:00 hrs. ____________________________ INCIDENT:  11:39 hrs. – City of Pontiac – Malicious Destruction of Police Property – #16-158680 SUMMARY:  A Deputy was pulling into the east parking lot of the substation, located […]

Female Bands to Rock Ferndale Library May 7

April 24th 2016

Female Bands to Rock Ferndale Library May 7 (EVENT page)   FERNDALE, MI –You’ll often see staff at Ferndale Library wearing black t-shirts emblazoned with the motto, “Libraries Rock” as they serve the public. One of the reasons the library has this reputation is because of the FADL’s commitment to regular live music events. The […]

New Way Bar has Luddites Oct. 30 and Luckouts Oct 31

October 17th 2015

New Way Bar has Luddites Oct. 30 and Luckouts Oct 31 (EVENT page) New Way Bar has Luddites Oct. 30 and Luckouts Oct 31 New Way Bar 23130 Woodward Ave, Ferndale, MI 48220 For more info go to www.newwaybar.com.   For more event listings go to http://oaklandcounty115.com/events/ Want a daily list of headlines? Sign up […]

Dutch Pink at The Berkley Front on Friday, Nov. 25

November 23rd 2011

To listen to Dutch Pink songs like Good Work, Corn Palace Heirs, and Miss Bettie Page, check them out on Myspace. They can also be heard on You Tube, or their website www.dutchpink.net. They’ll be playing another show at The Berkley Front on Friday, Nov. 25. The opening band for the show is Cosmic Light Shapes, a group that comes from Hamtramck.

Sex, Drag, and Rock & Roll: Ringwald Oct 14

October 1st 2011

Opening on Friday, October 14th, Hedwig and the Angry Inch will play for an exclusive 4 week run at Ferndale’s Ringwald Theatre (22742 Woodward).

Sonically Speaking: Book About MC5 Sells out New Way Signing

October 5th 2010

…In MC5: Sonically Speaking, Callwood follows the band from it’s 1960s beginnings in Detroit, to their 1972 break up and more recent reunion. The book was released in London in 2007, but has just been re-released through Wayne State University Press. (http://wsupress.wayne.edu/books/1180/MC5).

The book launch party was held at New Way Bar (23130 Woodward) in Ferndale on Friday, October 1st. …(read more)