Gene Butcher

PHOTOGRAPHER
EMAIL: genebutcher@comcast.net
LOCATION: Detroit, MI
OTHER SITE: GeneButcher.com

BIO: Image Maker, arthritic skateboarder, hearing damaged punk, and all around kinda decent human.

Gallery: Vehicle City Fest in Flint, MI

Kid Brother Collective

Last weekend hundreds of people flooded into Flint, Michigan for the inaugural Vehicle City Fest. The multi-venue festival was set to help raise money for families affected by the Flint Water Crisis. At the end of the weekend, the fest garnered about $2,000 for FlintKids.org. Millions of families and children have been left with lead-laced water in Flint after state and local officials switched to the Flint River for their water source. Corroded pipes combined with high minerals levels left the …

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Preview: Gogol Bordello returns to Metro Detroit March 26

Gogol Bordello

* photo by Wilson Photoworks I recall the night I was strolling through the lobby of The Filmore in Detroit with a beer in hand and in no hurry to get into the hall since there were two opening bands I had never heard of and had little interest in. I was talking to a few friends I was there with and suddenly the concourse was filled with hundreds of watts of…..what is that? An accordion? A fiddle? Just what …

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