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Artpod: Homegrown talent

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Bigger Brush Media is one of many music collectives popping up around the state.

There's no shortage of musicians who got their start in Michigan: Madonna, Iggy Pop and The White Stripes come to mind. Problem is, they left the state to make it big.
 
Emily Fox reports there's a movement to try to encourage musicians and bands to stay in Michigan. On today's Artpod, we look at how local "music collectives" are hoping to keep homegrown talent in the state.

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Michigan bands Gun Lake and Gifts or Creatures are featured on this week's podcast.

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