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About trumbullplex

Mission statement circa 1993: We have formed the Trumbullplex; also know as the Wayne Association for Collective Housing, to create a space where we control our own lives. We are a not-for-profit project dedicated to self-sufficiency in all facets of our lives; in our housing, our work, and our energy. We support other projects that share our goals of dismantling racism, sexism, homophobia, and the oppression of poor people through activities in our theater and housing collective. We want to create a positive environment for revolutionary change in which economic and social relationships are based on mutual aid and the absence of hierarchy. Through consensus decision making and full participation in carrying out our decisions, we create the circumstances and expectations for collective empowerment. Ultimately, we strive to realize these goals through respect and constructive communication among ourselves. Theater Collective Mission Statement We partner with the Trumbullplex residents, neighbors, artists, people of conscience, and any potential allies to build a safe space for sharing art and ideas free from oppression.

Braille (Philadelphia), S.U.B. (Ferndale), Screams of Christ at Trumbullplex October 15!

Take my tidings: Stags contend; Snows descend– Summer’s end! A chill wind raging, The sun low keeping, Swift to set O’er seas high sweeping. Dull red the fern; Shapes are shadows; Wild geese mourn O’er misty meadows. Keen cold limes … Continue reading

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Touch, Characteristics, and Jail Solidarity

FRIDAY OCT 11th TOUCH – awesome detroit punk http://touchofnorthamerica.bandcamp.com/ CHARACTERISTICS – I am not sure what to call this. http://characteristics.bandcamp.com/ JAIL SOLIDARITY – DC noise rock http://jailsolidarity.bandcamp.com/At the Trumbullplex – 4210 Trumbull, Detroit doors at 7pm. $6 donation

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Psychic Blood (MA), Cheerleader (Flint), K9 Sniffies, and DirtShirt (Flint) Tuesday 8-20!

we at the trumbullplex, in coordination with the trumbullplex 20th anniversary life-advisory committee, are pleased to present the following evening of the most excellent music fathomable great shakes, it is psychic blood! hailing from western massachusetts, these fine folks draw … Continue reading

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TRUMBULLPLEX 20TH ANNIVERSARY!

Can you believe Trumbullplex has been kickin ass as a housing collective and art and music space since 1993? Who says anarchists don’t have their shit together HUH! This month we are celebrating 20 years of keeping it real with … Continue reading

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LEMURIA

Tuesday July 2nd, 2013 Sometimes when bands get famous they find themselves suddenly too cool to play the anarchist collective. They get a band manager, who wouldn’t find it a profitable enough business move. Well, NOT LEMURIA! why? because they … Continue reading

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An evening of poetry and music with Julie Patton and more

May 31st, 2013 Julie Patton & Paul Van Curen- Julie Patton is the author of Using Blue To Get Black, Notes for Some (Nominally) Awake, and A Garden Per Verse (or What Else do You Expect from Dirt?). Patton’s work … Continue reading

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In Defence, Collapse, Aggro or Die, Stalefish, Dead Church

FRIDAY MARCH 15TH 2013 IN DEFENCE- minneapolis witty punk metal crust band http://indefence.org/ COLLAPSE- new detroit trumbullplex band, awesome female fronted hardcore doom punk AGGRO OR DIE-  detroit thrash punk https://www.facebook.com/aggroordie STALE PHISH- detroit skate punk http://stalephish.bandcamp.com/ DEAD CHURCH- detroit … Continue reading

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Blood Red, My Pal Val, Half Ton Destrier

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 20TH, 2013 BLOOD RED – Pittsburgh awesome hardcore high energy punk! With members of the beloved band Run, Forever http://bloodred.bandcamp.com/ MY PAL VAL – You know these folks. If you don’t, please get on it, jesus. They have … Continue reading

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Anti-Nuke Benefit!

SATURDAY MARCH 9th – Peace Nick in collaboration with Coalition Against Nukes (CAN) and the Alliance to Halt Fermi 3 (ATHF3) presents “Fukushima – the Continuing Disaster”. On the second anniversary of the core meltdown, join us and learn the … Continue reading

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Food Not Bombs BENEFIT!

Saturday March 3rd – Food Not Bombs Detroit is BACK, and ready to serve it up in Scripps Park! But before we begin slinging vegan deliciousness down in the park, we’re gonna dance the night away to some local tunes … Continue reading

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