Spring 2019

Effort underway to restore iconic Detroit club that once hosted jazz legends like Miles Davis via Michigan Radio

Behind The Effort To Save Legendary Detroit Jazz Hot Spot The Blue Bird Inn via Daily Detroit Podcast

Live in the D: Uniquely Detroit – The Blue Bird Inn is back!

Detroit Sound Conservancy works to restore iconic jazz club Blue Bird Inn via WDIV/Click On Detroit

“Detroit jazz club Blue Bird Inn gets a new lease on life” via Metro Times

Winter 2019

“Detroit Sound Conservancy plots future for historic jazz club, designated ‘dangerous'” via Crain’s Detroit

The Week in Detroit… via The D Brief

The Salvaging Sound exhibit at the Detroit Historical Museum introduces kids to the Detroit Sound Conservancy and the city’s music scene via Metro Parent

The Past is Not Forgotten: The Detroit Sound Conservancy Saves the City’s Music History Once Piece at a Time via WDET: Culture Shift

New Salvaging Sound Exhibit Highlights Work of Detroit Sound Conservancy at Detroit Historical Museum via dbusiness

MDOT to transplant legendary Detroit recording studio for I-94 rebuild via Crain’s Detroit

A Win For Detroit’s Musical Legacy: United Sound Systems Spared From Demolition Under New MDOT Plan via WDET

Detroit’s historic United Sound Systems studio spared from demolition via Michigan Radio

Kresge headed back to neighborhoods with $1.5M via The Detroit News

Winter 2018

The Organization I Love : 2018 : Detroit Sound Conservancy via The Detroit I Love

LaVell Williams via Michigan LGBTQ Remember

Fall 2018

“What’s the value of Detroit’s cultural legacy? Artists and preservationists make the case” via Model D.

“Detroit musician, mentor LaVell Williams dies” via The Detroit News

Summer 2018

‘A legend from our house’: Detroit mourns Aretha Franklin via The Guardian

Spring 2018

Season 9, Episode 5 of Destination Michigan on WCMU

18 Detroit neighborhood groups split $1.5M in Kresge grants via Curbed Detroit

Fall 2017

Can the National Theatre be saved? via Curbed Detroit

Within A Conflicted Present, The Sounds Of ‘New Detroit’ Mine Its Past via NPR Music

STOP WHAT YOU’RE DOING! WE FOUND MORE BAD-ASS LIVE FOOTAGE OF JOHN LEE HOOKER THAT YOU MUST SEE via Dangerous Minds

Summer 2017

Music preservation org saves the Blue Bird Inn stage, an important piece of Detroit music history via Model D.

John Lee Hooker To Be Inducted Into Detroit Sound Hall of Fame on 100th Birthday via WDET

“Celebrating the History of Detroit’s Iconic United Sound Systems Recording Studio” via WDET

Spring 2017

“How Detroit Sound Conservancy helps restore Motor City music history” via Detroit Free Press

Detroit Sound Conservancy on MetroArts Detroit

Winter 2017

“Could Detroit Show Us the Way to a New Future of Work?” via Metropolis.

Longtime Michigan journalist Jack Lessenberry introduces our Executive Director to his audience on Michigan Radio

Spring 2016

We got a shout out from writer Mike Rubin on the New York Times Popcast.

“Meet the Nonprofit Fighting to Preserve Detroit’s Music History” via Red Bull Music Academy

Fall 2015

“Giving United Sound, Detroit’s other landmark music studio, its due” via Model D.

Summer 2015

“A Non-Profit Races the Clock to Preserve Detroit History” via Crave

“Hitsville vs. Soulsville: How Detroit and Memphis are embracing their soul music heritage” via Model D.

“Graystone jazz artifacts, forgotten in Detroit skyscraper, now being preserved” via MLive

Spring 2015

“Detroit Sound Conservancy Remembers Detroit Gay Clubs” via Between the Lines

Fall 2014

Blog post via the Sound Studies blog Sounding Out

Spring 2014

Interview with WDET’s Travis Wright

Article on #detsound conference at Deadline Detroit

Winter 2014

Interview by the Boston Globe.

Fall 2013

Article at the Grammy Foundation

Summer 2013

Interview on WAYN’s Michigan Movement

Summer 2012

 Interview on WDET’s Craig Fahle Show

Article in the Metro Times’s City Slang Blog.

Spring 2012

Article in Model D. describing the genesis of the DSC.