Cosmic Slop Music Festival 2017

Saturday, October 14, 2017
Tangent Gallery Detroit, Michigan

Advance Tickets on Sale June 1,2017

Cosmic Slop Music Festival 2017

Saturday, October 14, 2017
Tangent Gallery Detroit, Michigan

Advance Tickets on Sale June 1,2017

About Us

How It Started

Spawned from one woman's dream to bear witness to a festival featuring artists whose racial makeup is just as diverse as the music they play; the Cosmic Slop Music Festival is "where Motown meets Rock City."

Origins of the Name

Named for Funkadelic’s (aka Parliament/P Funk’s) classic 1973 album “Cosmic Slop,” the festival is the world’s only intentionally multicolored rock festival and the first of its kind in the Midwest. Founded in 2011 by Detroit musician, Deekah Wyatt and a group of African American Detroit musicians, “Cosmic Slop Festival” ran from 2011 to 2013 and became known as the one place for Black, Hispanic, Middle Eastern and Native Rockers across the U.S. to celebrate the music they love.

What's Next

In  2016, The Cosmic Slop Music Fest had an attendance of 400 people,  double that of 2013. Because there is no other festival of this kind in  the area, audience anticipation for another Slop Fest has been  undeniable. We outgrew the previous venue and have moved to The Tangent  Gallery/Hastings Street Ballroom. We are expecting to double the amount  of attendees in 2017.  

From the 2016 Festival