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October 26, 2016Detroit Free Press
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October 01, 2016Hour DetroitAll the Word's On Stage
Sean Blackman can remember clutching his guitar before he went to bed and waking up in the morning with it still wrapped tightly in his arms.
“I got a guitar for my 12th birthday, and I haven’t put it down since,” Blackman says. “It’s one of those things that I knew, in the moment, that this is my favorite thing in the world.”learn more
September 28, 2016The Oakland PressCultural leader fuses Arab music with Detroit rhythms
A world music celebration fusing Arab music with danceable Detroit rhythms is coming to The Garden Theatre in Detroit on Thursday, Sept. 29, featuring 11 musicians and belly dancers.
Clawson resident Sean Blackman – a household name in the world music and jazz scene – is the creator of the monthly world music and dance concert series In Transit ~ Detroit.learn more
September 28, 2016Fox 2Metro Detroiter fuses funk and Arabic music for unique blend
(WJBK) - A metro Detroiter is taking inspiration from across the globe and putting it together in a series of performances.
It's called "In Transit Detroit" and it's hosted by local musician Sean Blackman.learn more