Tag: Tart

Concert Preview: Secret Friends Fest 2016

Concert Preview: Secret Friends Fest 2016

January 4, 2016

Way back when UBL was just getting its start, we attended a show that kind of gave us our first glimpse into the budding Detroit music scene. The first annual Secret Friends Fest’s roster was filled with many up and coming bands mostly from right here in the mitten state. In just...

Album Review: Tart – These Are Not Love Songs

Album Review: Tart – These Are Not Love Songs

July 10, 2015

A few months ago we were lucky enough to get a peek at what the Detroit based duo, Tart, had been up to since we first saw them at Secret Friends Fest. “Rabid Dogs” offered a broader, more fleshed out sound that we had hear at SFF filled to...

Single Review: Tart – Rabid Dogs

Single Review: Tart – Rabid Dogs

November 17, 2014

Back when we were first starting out here at Under Bright Lights, we hit the Secret Friends Fest where we got to discover so many talented Michigan bands. The first band on that night was Tart, a two-piece out of Detroit...

Concert Review: DL Rossi, Mike Mains & the Branches, The Hounds Below, and Flint Eastwood

Concert Review: DL Rossi, Mike Mains & the Branches, The Hounds Below, and Flint Eastwood

January 20, 2014

January 18, 2014: The Loving Touch, Ferndale, Michigan

Another fantastic evening spent with great local music at The Loving Touch.

First up was DL Rossi, which was the only act I didn’t get a chance to check out before the show. His Guitar driven anthems about breakups, religion,...

Secret Friends Fest / Silent Lions Compartments Release Show

Secret Friends Fest / Silent Lions Compartments Release Show

January 12, 2014

January 11, 2014: The Loving Touch, Ferndale, MI

Our new friend, Dean from Silent Lions, invited us to attend the second night of the Secret Friends Fest at The Loving Touch to celebrate the release of their new album, Compartments. Added bonus that there would be several other bands for us to check...