Clarkston, Michigan

What is Clarkston, Michigan known for?


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) right thumb Course layout for Pine Knob (File:pineknob.jpg)'''Pine Knob''' is a downhill ski area in Clarkston, Michigan. It is best known for its snow-making and marquee run, "The Wall." Pine Knob is the home mountain to a number of local high school ski racing teams, including Clarkston (Clarkston High School (Michigan)), Detroit Country Day School, Rochester Adams High School, Cranbrook Kingswood, Lake Orion (Lake Orion High School) and Rochester High


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''E! News'', "Backstage Exclusive" interview of Simpson by Ryan Seacrest, aired June 8, 2006. She also performed a cover of "Why Don't You Do Right?". Jay Lustig, "Ashlee throws everything but the sync into high-energy show", ''The Star-Ledger'', July 22, 2006.


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will be constructed in the near future. Local residents have long opposed extension of I-275 to its proposed connection with I-75 (Interstate 75) in Clarkston (Clarkston, Michigan), because of the many lakes and parklands that would be adversely affected by the construction of such a freeway, and residents also fear a drop in property values. While the residents of these communities continue to maintain a strong stance against freeway construction, the area itself has already begun


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Counties. The Stills-Young Band, comprising Stills' current touring band behind the pair, began a tour in 1976 prior to the album's release. The tour commenced in Clarkston, Michigan on June 23, but after nine dates Young dropped out after July 18 via a laconic telegram to Stills, forcing Stills to complete the concert tour solo through October. Neil Young tour statistics The telegram read: "Dear Stephen, funny how some


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on the Oakland University campus in neighboring Rochester Hills is owned by Palace Sports and Entertainment; the company is responsible in many aspects of operating the venue, ranging from booking performances to having Palace security personnel work the events. On July 9, 2007 Blackburn Radio was given approval by the CRTC to open up a new country music radio station at FM 92.7 MHz. That station launched with the new callsign CJSP-FM, reviving CHYR's original callsign. Broadcasting Decision CRTC 2007-223 On March 3, 2008 (2008 in radio), the station rebranded as Mix 96.7, bringing confusion to a Detroit radio station WMXD, which airs an urban adult contemporary format. As such, CHYR-FM is still the only station in Detroit to hear Canadian pop music not played by American (United States) radio stations. Its Signal Is Heard As Far North As Clarkston, Michigan, As Far West As Ann Arbor, Michigan, and As Far South As Sandusky, Ohio. Touring To promote the album and single, Simpson began touring on September 21 in Portland, Oregon, List of Ashlee Simpson tour dates, September–December 2005, top40.about.com. with another stage of the tour starting on November 9 in Portland, Maine. Gil Kaufman, "Ashlee Simpson Hits The Road", MTV.com, October 20, 2005. During 2006 she performed on several dates in the spring; Christina Fuoco, "Ashlee Simpson Warms Up for Summer Trek", liveDaily.com, March 10, 2006. in early May she performed at SunFest in West Palm Beach, Florida. "Remodeled Ashlee Simpson Performs at SunFest, Florida", Sawf.org, May 7, 2006. Subsequently she embarked on a major summer tour, the L.O.V.E. Tour (with "L.O.V.E." being expanded to stand for "Love Others Value Everyday"), which began on June 5 in Santa Barbara, California and at its outset was scheduled to run for 32 shows, concluding on July 29 in Clarkston, Michigan. Ashley Parker Angel was an opening act for Simpson; Geffen press release, "Ashlee Simpson Sets Summer 2006 Tour", PRNewswire.com, May 17, 2006. The Veronicas also opened on the first few shows of the tour, but had to cancel their participation in the tour due to a problem with the vocal cords of one of the singers, Lisa Origliasso. Sire Records press release, "The Veronicas' North American Summer Tour Cancelled", Marketwire.com, June 13, 2006. During the concerts of this tour, Simpson had a number of costume changes, including a "risque" outfit for "La La (La La (song))", and performed a cover of the Eurythmics song "Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This) (Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This) (song))". ''E! News'', "Backstage Exclusive" interview of Simpson by Ryan Seacrest, aired June 8, 2006. She also performed a cover of "Why Don't You Do Right?". Jay Lustig, "Ashlee throws everything but the sync into high-energy show", ''The Star-Ledger'', July 22, 2006. Originally built by the Nederlander Organization in the early 1970s, the '''DTE Energy Music Theatre''' is a 15,274-seat amphitheater located in Clarkston, Michigan. It was originally known as the '''Pine Knob Music Theatre''', due to its proximity to the nearby Pine Knob ski area and golf course. The name was changed in 2002 when DTE Energy (the parent company of Detroit Edison) purchased the naming rights to the amphitheater in a ten-year, $10 million deal. Despite this change, many people still continue to call the venue "Pine Knob", "The Knob", or "The Hill". The amphitheater is currently owned by Palace Sports and Entertainment, owner of the Detroit Pistons, The Palace of Auburn Hills and the Meadow Brook Music Festival. Annually, the music theater has consistently ranked among the top-selling outdoor concert venues in the nation. '''''Live Trucker''''' is a live album by Kid Rock released on February 28, 2006. It is composed of songs from his homestands of Clarkston (Clarkston, Michigan) (on September 1, 2000, and August 26 through August 28, 2004) and Detroit's Cobo Hall (March 26, 2004). The album contained the last two performances of Joe C. on "Devil Without a Cause" and "Early Mornin' Stoned Pimp" as well as Gretchen Wilson dueting on "Picture". Other highlights included "Only God Knows Why", the medley of "Somebody's Gotta Feel This" and "Fist of Rage," bridged together by Led Zeppelin's "Whole Lotta Love". *Clark Township (Clark Township, Michigan), Mackinac County (Mackinac County, Michigan) *Clarkston City (Clarkston, Michigan), Oakland County (Oakland County, Michigan) *Clawson City (Clawson, Michigan), Oakland County (Oakland County, Michigan) * Chelsea (Chelsea, Michigan) - ''Chelsea Standard'' Clarkston, Michigan Clarkston - ''Clarkston News'' Clawson, Michigan Clawson - ''Clawson Mirror''


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Ashlee Simpson Performs at SunFest, Florida" , Sawf.org, May 7, 2006. Subsequently she embarked on a major summer tour, the L.O.V.E. Tour (with "L.O.V.E." being expanded to stand for "Love Others Value Everyday"), which began on June 5 in Santa Barbara, California and at its outset was scheduled to run for 32 shows, concluding on July 29 in Clarkston, Michigan. Ashley Parker Angel was an opening act for Simpson; Geffen press release, "Ashlee Simpson Sets Summer 2006 Tour", PRNewswire.com, May 17, 2006. The Veronicas also opened on the first few shows of the tour, but had to cancel their participation in the tour due to a problem with the vocal cords of one of the singers, Lisa Origliasso. Sire Records press release, "The Veronicas' North American Summer Tour Cancelled", Marketwire.com, June 13, 2006. During the concerts of this tour, Simpson had a number of costume changes, including a "risque" outfit for "La La (La La (song))", and performed a cover of the Eurythmics song "Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This) (Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This) (song))". ''E! News'', "Backstage Exclusive" interview of Simpson by Ryan Seacrest, aired June 8, 2006. She also performed a cover of "Why Don't You Do Right?". Jay Lustig, "Ashlee throws everything but the sync into high-energy show", ''The Star-Ledger'', July 22, 2006. Originally built by the Nederlander Organization in the early 1970s, the '''DTE Energy Music Theatre''' is a 15,274-seat amphitheater located in Clarkston, Michigan. It was originally known as the '''Pine Knob Music Theatre''', due to its proximity to the nearby Pine Knob ski area and golf course. The name was changed in 2002 when DTE Energy (the parent company of Detroit Edison) purchased the naming rights to the amphitheater in a ten-year, $10 million deal. Despite this change, many people still continue to call the venue "Pine Knob", "The Knob", or "The Hill". The amphitheater is currently owned by Palace Sports and Entertainment, owner of the Detroit Pistons, The Palace of Auburn Hills and the Meadow Brook Music Festival. Annually, the music theater has consistently ranked among the top-selling outdoor concert venues in the nation. '''''Live Trucker''''' is a live album by Kid Rock released on February 28, 2006. It is composed of songs from his homestands of Clarkston (Clarkston, Michigan) (on September 1, 2000, and August 26 through August 28, 2004) and Detroit's Cobo Hall (March 26, 2004). The album contained the last two performances of Joe C. on "Devil Without a Cause" and "Early Mornin' Stoned Pimp" as well as Gretchen Wilson dueting on "Picture". Other highlights included "Only God Knows Why", the medley of "Somebody's Gotta Feel This" and "Fist of Rage," bridged together by Led Zeppelin's "Whole Lotta Love". *Clark Township (Clark Township, Michigan), Mackinac County (Mackinac County, Michigan) *Clarkston City (Clarkston, Michigan), Oakland County (Oakland County, Michigan) *Clawson City (Clawson, Michigan), Oakland County (Oakland County, Michigan) * Chelsea (Chelsea, Michigan) - ''Chelsea Standard'' Clarkston, Michigan Clarkston - ''Clarkston News'' Clawson, Michigan Clawson - ''Clawson Mirror''


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and the Family Band performed at Comerica July 17, 2009. Kid Rock added a second night show for the 18th that featured Alice in Chains and Cypress Hill as opening acts. On August 15, 2003, a concert co-headlined (Rocksimus Maximus Tour) by Kiss (Kiss (band)) and Aerosmith and featuring local favorite Ted Nugent and Saliva (Saliva (band)) had been planned for Comerica Park, but was postponed due to the Northeast Blackout of 2003 the day before; the rescheduled concert took


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Sire Records press release, "The Veronicas' North American Summer Tour Cancelled", Marketwire.com, June 13, 2006. During the concerts of this tour, Simpson had a number of costume changes, including a "risque" outfit for "La La (La La (song))", and performed a cover of the Eurythmics song "Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This) (Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This) (song))". ''E! News'', "Backstage Exclusive" interview of Simpson by Ryan Seacrest, aired June 8, 2006. She also performed a cover of "Why Don't You Do Right?". Jay Lustig, "Ashlee throws everything but the sync into high-energy show", ''The Star-Ledger'', July 22, 2006. Originally built by the Nederlander Organization in the early 1970s, the '''DTE Energy Music Theatre''' is a 15,274-seat amphitheater located in Clarkston, Michigan. It was originally known as the '''Pine Knob Music Theatre''', due to its proximity to the nearby Pine Knob ski area and golf course. The name was changed in 2002 when DTE Energy (the parent company of Detroit Edison) purchased the naming rights to the amphitheater in a ten-year, $10 million deal. Despite this change, many people still continue to call the venue "Pine Knob", "The Knob", or "The Hill". The amphitheater is currently owned by Palace Sports and Entertainment, owner of the Detroit Pistons, The Palace of Auburn Hills and the Meadow Brook Music Festival. Annually, the music theater has consistently ranked among the top-selling outdoor concert venues in the nation. '''''Live Trucker''''' is a live album by Kid Rock released on February 28, 2006. It is composed of songs from his homestands of Clarkston (Clarkston, Michigan) (on September 1, 2000, and August 26 through August 28, 2004) and Detroit's Cobo Hall (March 26, 2004). The album contained the last two performances of Joe C. on "Devil Without a Cause" and "Early Mornin' Stoned Pimp" as well as Gretchen Wilson dueting on "Picture". Other highlights included "Only God Knows Why", the medley of "Somebody's Gotta Feel This" and "Fist of Rage," bridged together by Led Zeppelin's "Whole Lotta Love". *Clark Township (Clark Township, Michigan), Mackinac County (Mackinac County, Michigan) *Clarkston City (Clarkston, Michigan), Oakland County (Oakland County, Michigan) *Clawson City (Clawson, Michigan), Oakland County (Oakland County, Michigan) * Chelsea (Chelsea, Michigan) - ''Chelsea Standard'' Clarkston, Michigan Clarkston - ''Clarkston News'' Clawson, Michigan Clawson - ''Clawson Mirror''


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) right thumb Course layout for Pine Knob (File:pineknob.jpg)'''Pine Knob''' is a downhill ski area in Clarkston, Michigan. It is best known for its snow-making and marquee run, "The Wall." Pine Knob is the home mountain to a number of local high school ski racing teams, including Clarkston (Clarkston High School (Michigan)), Detroit Country Day School, Rochester Adams High School, Cranbrook Kingswood, Lake Orion (Lake Orion High School) and Rochester High


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of Detroit Edison) purchased the naming rights to the amphitheater in a ten-year, $10 million deal. Despite this change, many people still continue to call the venue "Pine Knob", "The Knob", or "The Hill". The amphitheater is currently owned by Palace Sports and Entertainment, owner of the Detroit Pistons, The Palace of Auburn Hills and the Meadow Brook Music Festival. Annually, the music theater has consistently ranked among the top-selling outdoor

Clarkston, Michigan

'''City of the Village of Clarkston''' or '''Clarkston''' is a small city located in Oakland County (Oakland County, Michigan) in the U.S. state of Michigan. The city is approximately one half square mile and is completely surrounded by Independence Charter Township (Independence Township, Michigan). The population was 882 at the 2010 census (2010 United States Census).

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