why artists are finding a creative haven in detroit
The city's sense of space and diverse art scene has been idyllic for artists like Kearra Amaya Gopee and Pamela Council.
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underground resistance — more than just a techno label
Originating in Detroit, Underground Resistance has taken techno music and given it a political stance, producing uncompromising music that facilitated political change.
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photographer bolade banjo captures a different side to detroit
They think Brighter than you Shine is a visual journey of a city whose world-changing creativity is often ignored.
john boyega discusses the parallels between dalston in 2017 and the detroit riots in 1967
As Kathryn Bigelow’s Detroit lands in UK cinemas, John Boyega discusses his approach to acting and why he has no time for clickbait political commentary.
the 10 best films to see in the rest of 2017
All the cinema dates to put in your diary.
watch the trailer for kathryn bigelow’s astonishingly relevant detroit
The 4 August premiere marks the 50th anniversary of the Detroit riots.
how erykah badu is helping fight sexual assault in detroit
After dedicating proceeds from her Detroit show’s ticket sales to fund rape kit tests, the neo-soul singer has pledged that all her future concerts will benefit the initiative, too.
celebrating detroit’s rebirth
Photographer Ben Burgess is trying to change the way the world sees Detroit, while navigating the tricky task of presenting a community he doesn't actually belong to.
zelooperz, the björk-loving rapper redefining the sound of detroit
Get to know the Danny Brown disciple taking cues from punk rock, abstract art, and the Icelandic mother of electronica.
beyond ruin porn and rediscovering the rust belt
Landmark, a new book by photographers J.W. Fisher and J.T. Leonard, takes a look at the post-industrial landscape of America without the clichés.
is detroit really the new creative paradise?
In Detroit you can live in a mansion for less rent than a shoebox-sized New York studio, and after years of neglect, the city is finally finding its creative feet again.
detroit techno and the genepool of jungle
Ragga wasn’t Jungle’s only influence: Ray Keith, A Guy Called Gerald, Eddie Fowlkes and Marcus Intalex explain how Detroit Techno inspired Jungle…