Some say it’s the unofficial first day of Spring. Some say it’s just another reason to party. So we went down and asked the people of Detroit what opening day is really all about. The full film will be released on the evening the Tigers win their 7th game of the season. From the looks [...]
Ernie’s Market is a sandwich shop in Oak Park, Michigan. Over the past 60 years or so he has built a reputation of making some of the biggest and best sandwiches around. Consistently voted best sandwich in the area. He has an entertaining and charming personality, he makes a pretty great sandwich too. So for [...]
The Detroit Journal is super excited about this new addition to our repertoire. This is our first installment of “TDJ City Tapes”. Produced and created by Amanda LeClaire. You can listen to it here (Below) or download it from our iTunes podcast to listen on mobile devices. Enjoy! TDJ City Tapes: Stormy Records Just past [...]
One day, one parade, one 50mm lens. Shot during the 54th Annual Detroit St. Patrick’s Parade in Corktown March 11th, 2012 Created & Produced by The Detroit Journal Music: “Go Outside” by Cults cultscultscults.com
One night, one 50mm lens. All shot at the Metro Times Blowout on Friday, March 3rd 2012. Bands & locations in order- Detroit Party Marching Band & Destroy This Place @ Lightning Love @ Future Slang @
Cut, by hand, from the cypress swamps of Florida and transformed into a magic wand that controls colors. The Lightar’s power can only harnessed by the photon wizard himself. Lightshow Bob. Enjoy this mini clip taken from Episode 2.
On average, It takes him almost 4 hours to set up for a show. But every moment of lugging light racks, untangling wires, and screwing in bulbs is worth it for the man known as Lightshow Bob. It’s an inexplicable passion. Working construction by day and raging on the Lightar by night, Lightshow Bob is [...]