DETROIT // POP UP ARCADE // OFFWORLD PRESENTS SPRITENITE!

  Offworld is a classic arcade that moonlights as a tavern, a gallery, and a community workspace for people who love electronic gaming. They literally cannot wait to open, so in the mean time they will be hosting pop up arcade events at local spaces until their perfect spot is discovered! This Saturday, March 29th, […]

Teenage Apocalypse // Gregg Araki’s Soundtracks

I’ve recently revisited Gregg’s films through an insomnia induced K Hole. His films shaped much of my alterna-teen and shoegaze life as a little one living in Detroit. The songs he chooses for his films are so subtle to the ears, and often incorporated as part of the story line, but when you do notice […]

DETROIT FACTORY // SHINOLA

Detroit may have seen some challenges in the recent months, but these guys continue to put their heart, soul, and business into the city. Detroit based manufacturer Shinola has taken a city ripe with history and turned it into a look towards the future.  The guys at Shinola turned 30,000 square feet of raw space […]

MABU VINYL // RODRIGUEZ

Visiting a record store in a new city is a perfect way to get introduced. There’s Amoeba in Los Angeles, Waterloo in Austin, and in Cape Town – there’s Mabu Vinyl. I went in to have a look around and was pleased to find good tunes playing, old school artwork, and a healthy mix of […]

ADULT. // NEW ALBUM RELEASE // YOU HEARD IT HERE FIRST!

Domestic disputes over whether to have breakfast for dinner or dinner for dinner at Denny’s, have been known to lead to divorce. Some bands split up before the release of their second single, in the wake of a not so dissimilar feud. Then, there’s Nicola Kuperus and Adam Lee Miller, the Detroit-based husband and wife duo and the audio/visual artists […]

Our Friends over at Ghostly International shared an exciting new reissue from the Detroit Electronic band ADULT.  ( As a Detroit OG I had to represent ) ADULT has taken some time to themselves, so we are really excited to have them back with new material. For anyone who missed out on Resuscitation the first time around […]

ACE HOTEL INTERVIEWS GLORIA // EDITOR IN CHIEF LOVE

  We love the ACE Hotels.  They have a way of shedding light on amazing brands, and joining forces on amazing collaborations.  It’s interesting to see how the Hospitality business has transformed over the years.  It’s no longer just a room to stay in, but a lifestyle.   The ACE took a moment to interview The Work Magazines […]