Founded in 2020, Thee Plastic Dollz is a hip-hop dance group led by co-directors and choreographers Derrick Finley and Marisa Petrarca. This group is made up of professional dancers from all across the Detroit area – some of which are on the Detroit Pistons dance team. Whether it be performing at the Exhibit 8 Studio’s showcase or creating music videos, the passion for dance, tight choreography, and edgy looks rings true in every ‘Thee Plastic Dollz’ performance.
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Half Way There
Originating from the Midwest USA in Pontiac, Michigan, Half Way There (HWT) is a 5-piece collective band with a laidback one drop reggae style. HWT is accustomed to playing late night shows at local breweries and Midwest Festivals. A positive vibe and camaraderie from mutual friends was established to form this band, which strives to share unifying, positive and relatable messages to listeners. The band consists of 5 friends which include: Aaron Brown (Keys/Vocals), Tim Schneider (Guitar/Vocals), Dave Schultz (Bass), Paul Garvey (Drums), Josh Meyers (Lead Guitar). HWT released an EP called The Skeleton Sessions in 2017 available on Itunes, CD Baby, and Spotify. 2 new singles have been released in 2019 and 2020, “Eyes on You” and “Revolution”.