Steve Miller: Bob Seger

Seger Tour Still Missing the Sales Mark for its $260 a Throw Tics

$6 would be $22.30 today I noted earlier this month that Bob Seger’s ticket sales have been soft, prompting broadcast spots in markets that should sell out quickly. At...

To Some, Bob Seger Sold Out a Long Time Ago – But Not For Grand Rapids Show Next Month

This is my home town, at least people will show up for this one A banner ad offers tickets for the March 5 Bob Seger show at Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids, a concert...

Excellent Look in 1975 at Detroit’s Dying Concert Scene

 I was looking at this story and photo of the Cobo Hall marquee from 1975. Damn, that’s an impressive roster of bands coming down the line in November. I saw the...

iTunes: Nefarious Stealers of Musical Soul or Gentle Purveyor of Great Sounds?

A nice roundup of artists who are going with iTunes includes two primary Detroiters Bob Seger, who is slowly trickling stuff out with the service, and Kid Rock, who...

Kim Fowley’s Recipe for Detroit Music Success

When it comes to no-bullshit Hollywood show biz, few spew as Kim Fowley does. He star-makes better than Prince and does it with a bluster that makes you want more. And...

Detroit Rocks! –Is this a Brand or a Creative Endeavor?

The Leni Sinclair/Gary Grimshaw book, Detroit Rocks!, is about done and ready for publication as it continues to look for buyers who will put down $100 up front for a...

Bob Seger Was Willing Early On to Use Music to Sell Product

Talking the other day with Tom Weschler for the upcoming book, Detroit Rock City. Weschler is a former road manager for Bob Seger and the author of Travelin’ Man, a...