Your audio guide to Metro Detroit's thriving arts scene is finally here. Detroit, meet "Detours," the new entertainment and culture podcast from the Detroit Free Press.
Hosted weekly by arts journalist Rob St. Mary, with an assist from Free Press arts & entertainment editor Steve Byrne, "Detours" will feature unscripted conversations with Detroit's most intriguing creative personalities and the lowdown on the weekend's most exciting events.
Listen to "Detours" on Freep.com. It's also available for download in the iTunes store. New episodes will arrive every Thursday.
Rob St. Mary is the author of the upcoming "Orbit Anthology," chronicling the wickedly funny and subversive Orbit magazine. He's a veteran arts journalist, radio producer and on-air personality — and self-described music, art and humanity lover. Rob loves podcasting, and he's pretty good at it; check out the film podcast he co-hosts, The Projection Booth. Follow Rob on Twitter.
As arts & entertainment editor at the Detroit Free Press, Steve Byrne guides coverage of the organization's cultural coverage — from Eminem to the Detroit Institute of Arts. He is executive director of the Freep Film Festival and co-host of The Documentary Podcast. Follow Steve on Twitter.