1. Short doc on riding bikes in Detroit.

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  2. You can't talk about electronic music without mentioning Detroit. That's why in the second edition of Real Scenes, RA and Bench went to the city which birthed the genre we now call techno.

    Detroit has always had a creative streak, due in large part to the boom and subsequent bust of the auto industry. Quite simply, Detroit is a city of extremes, and its music reflects that. These days, Detroit's importance in the global electronic music scene is often referred to in the past tense. When we visited the city, though, we found a number of artists with their eyes (and ears) firmly set towards the future. After our time in the Motor City, it's clear to us that Detroit will endure and innovate for years to come.

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  3. Welcome to DetroitCity.com a social website that connects you with people and entertainment in Metro Detroit. Our content is 100% driven by people just like you. Whether you're hear to read, interact, or contribute information yourself, it is FREE and Easy to sign up on DetroitCity.com. Once you're signed up, you'll also receive the DetroitCityWeekly a detailed e-mail blast featuring the hottest events, news, photos, and blogs around town. So sign up today and join the thousands of others who love staying connected to the social culture in Metro Detroit! (Voice-over: Dave Vanz, Video Design and Editing: Kevin Randolph, aka DetroitCityKev)

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  4. In her ability to see a place for what it is and what it could be, Yvette Rock is unique among artists who in recent years have tried to capture the fall and rise of Detroit. It helps that the painter, collagist, and photographer lives there, with her husband and four children. "When I go and photograph buildings that are abandoned . . . I start thinking about who lived here and what happened," notes Rock, owner and director of Live Coal Gallery. "I know that someone was really affected by this. That there's a person who lost their home."
    In her mixed-media installation "The 10 Plagues of Detroit," it's these people as much as Detroit's social and economic challenges that come to the forefront. And it's these people, says Rock, whom God has called to be "repairers of broken walls and restorers of streets with dwellings" (Isaiah 58). In this film, our first documentary shot on location in Detroit, Rock describes how the Isaiah passage informs her own work—and sustains her hope for the restoration of her city.

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  5. The Detroit Beautification Project assembled artist's from around the globe. With the the common goal to bring vibrancy back to one of America's greatest cities.
    -Presented By Montana Cans, The Seventh Letter, 1xRun, Contra Projects
    -Video By Bankshot

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