Singer Ben Sharkey talks about what’s happening in Detroit, including ways to celebrate the 4th of July and Jack White’s non-existent heroin addiction.
Caleb Malooley, singer and guitarist for the rock band the Gasoline Gypsies, joins Seth and Becky on the podcast to talk about what’s happening in Detroit.
Guests: Bailey Sisoy Isgro, Caleb Malooley
Organizations: Detroit History Club, Detroit History Tours, Gasoline Gypsies
To celebrate the holiday season, we’ve asked several of our regular podcast contributors for gift recommendations. Here’s how you can support Detroit businesses and artisans as you shop for your friends and family.
TV and film costumer Renee Allen has dressed some of the biggest names to come to Detroit, including Jack White. She also owns Retro Girls, featuring usherettes wearing fashions from the 1940s. She joins the podcast to talk about what’s happening in Detroit this week.
Guests: Bailey Sisoy Isgro, Renee Allen
Organizations: Detroit History Club, Detroit History Tours, Retro Girls
Greg Rassel, President of the Woodward Dream Cruise, talks about this giant event that attract thousands to the metro Detroit area. Also, Bailey Sisoy Isgro of Detroit History Tours talks about the impact that Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul, has had on the Motor City.
Guests: Bailey Sisoy Isgro, Greg Rassel
Organizations: Detroit History Tours, Woodward Dream Cruise
The Holocaust Memorial Center in Farmington Hills offers powerful lessons from the past. Detroit History Tours’ Bailey Sisoy Isgro talks about the roots of the Detroit Grand Prix and the Boblo Island Ferry.
Guests: Bailey Sisoy Isgro, Robin Axelrod, Sarah Saltzman
Organizations: Detroit History Tours, Holocaust Memorial Center
Matt Kirschner of Right Trac and Bernard Bentley of Love Life Swagger are teaming up to create backpacks to help Detroit’s homeless population.
Guests: Bailey Sisoy Isgro, Bernard Bentley, Matt Kirschner
Organizations: Detroit History Tours, Love Life Swagger, Right Trac
Rio Scafone, lead singer of Rio & the Rockabilly Revival, talks about her latest musical adventures. Also, Motor City Nightmares and Detroit History Tours.
Guests: Bailey Sisoy Isgro, Rio Scafone, Todd Brunswick
Organizations: Detroit History Tours, Motor City Nightmares, Rio and the Rockabilly Revival
Bailey Sisoy Isgro, owner of Detroit History Tours, shares stories from the Motor City’s past. Also, Detroit Public Theatre and the restaurant Gather.