10 now-defunct Detroit music venues

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Even the most historic of music venues will one day meet their end. Like seemingly everything in Manhattan, CBGB’s is now a designer retail outlet. The story of the Hacienda in Manchester has brilliantly been used as marketing fodder by property developers, who converted the venue into luxury housing. The famous Hammersmith Palais in London is now an office block. While some venues may get reinvented, many beloved concert halls are not so lucky. What follows is our list of the 10 greatest now-defunct Detroit music venues.