Johnny Bee Badanjek
Jason Abraham Smith
After a triumphant return for 2015 with Phase IV, The Atomic Cafe presents Phase V for the month of May, with it's first themed show: a tribute to the Motor City's musical legacy- which is arguably the most formidable in the universe, with five weekends of art, movies and live music. In addition several dozen local artists submitting works for the open call for art, we will also 10 featured artists, representing both iconic and up and coming artists including:
Hours Thursdays & Friday 7-11, Saturdays 7-12. Movies and bands start around 9. No cover except nights indicated below (all cover charges go to the bands).
WEEKEND ONE (coincides with Metro Times Blowout, no cover or wristband required, we are not an official venue):
Thursday April 30th Movie Night: MC5 Documentary Blowing Fuses Left and Right plus other rare MC5 interviews and live footage.
Friday May 1st Official Opening with live music: Ben Keeler playing classic Detroit Rock.
Saturday May 2nd live music: The Sterling Whites Band.
Thursday May 7th Movie: Searching for Sugarman.
Friday May 8th Movie: The Stooges Live in Detroit 2003 plus other rare footage and interviews.
Saturday May 9th, 3 bands, 5$ cover: The Sex Police, The Vagrant Symphony, A Mayonnaise Graveyard
Thursday May 14th Movie: Standing in the Shadows of Motown
Friday May 15th Movie: White Stripes Live Under Black Pool Lights
Saturday May 16th: Entertainment TBA
Thursday May 21st Movie: Agile, Hostile, Mobile- a Year With Andre Williams.
Friday May 22nd Movie: George Clinton/Parliment/
Saturday May 23rd: Entertainment TBA
Thursday May 28th movie: A Band Called Death
Friday May 29th: Destroy All Monsters- Grow Live Monsters
Saturday May 30th, 3 bands, 5$ cover: The Hearsemen, The Luckouts, The Adrays