Friday Night Mics at the Coffee Beanery
Nov11

Friday Night Mics at the Coffee Beanery

By John Q. Horn BerkleyLive Special Writer Part of the musical landscape has devolved into a tar pit of tricky, bloated record contracts; mobile phone ringtones sales figures; $60 concert tickets; and talentless hacks making loads of money because a sleazy record label exec (and the ooze he came in on) thinks they’re pretty. But step into the Coffee Beanery Cafe in Berkley on Friday nights and you’ll find yourself resting comfortably...

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Lymph drainage massage has healing benefits for many ailments
Nov10

Lymph drainage massage has healing benefits for many ailments

By John Q. Horn BerkleyLive Special Writer There are lot of ways to care of yourself, from simple exercise and diet to other, more intricate preventive maintenance. A Berkley business is going beyond skin deep with one type of its massages, a therapy practice designed to stimulate your lymphatic system, eliminating toxins and waste stored in your body, bringing you to a higher plane of invigoration. For the last several years, Susan...

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Salt Lick: Rock ‘n’ rollicking Halloween fun
Oct28

Salt Lick: Rock ‘n’ rollicking Halloween fun

By John Q. Horn BerkleyLive Special Writer Who better to usher in a little fright and fun on Halloween than the Berkley guys who make up the raucous rock-comedy band Salt Lick? It’s all coming together perfectly Saturday, Oct. 29, as the band plays O’Mara’s Halloween party. And make no mistake, Salt Lick, at the very least, will make sure you will experience some fun live music, mixed expertly with rock, hip-hop, some reggae and a...

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Catch your Tigers in the B
Sep28

Catch your Tigers in the B

By John Q. Horn BerkleyLive Special Writer With the Tigers’ playoff run starting Friday, we have your roadmap to the sports bars in the city you’re going to want to hit on game night. Belly up in the Berk and watch your Motor City Kitties navigate the playoffs. Who can forget 2006, when the Tigers dramatically swept Yankees and then plowed through the Oakland A’s en route to the World Series? Seemingly every bar in Berkley was packed...

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Aaron Vaughn Band wraps up Robina Rhapsody summer series
Sep14

Aaron Vaughn Band wraps up Robina Rhapsody summer series

By John Q. Horn BerkleyLive Special Writer When the Robina Rhapsody outdoor music series — so named for the street on which it is held — wraps up this Thursday, Sept. 15, the rock band that has been keeping the Berkley crowds entertained all summer will have actually been together as a group longer tan some folks in the audience have been alive. The Aaron Vaughn Band, a rock ‘n’ roll cover band that has been playing metro Detroit —...

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