Stories indexed with the term ‘busking’

Main & Liberty

Three musicians playing bluegrass and gospel, giving an amazing performance and working up a sweat on this sultry night. [photo]

Drumming for Dollars Downtown

Liberty Street Busking with drum.

Liberty Street busking with drum.

You’re standing at the corner of Main and Liberty streets in downtown Ann Arbor. An out-of-towner shows you his bleeding hands and asks, “Is there any place around here I can buy a Band-Aid?” The Chronicle had an answer. For readers who’d like see how their own answers might match up, it’s left to the end of this article.

What trauma led to the blood on Rick Hale’s hands? He’d spent the previous hour pounding out improvised rhythms on his djembe just outside the Parthenon restaurant. [Full Story]