Artist Spotlight: Steffanie Christi’an

Melody Baetens
The Detroit News

A weekly feature showcasing local artists

Name: Steffanie Christi’an

Sound: This Detroit native creates rock ‘n’ roll that she describes as a mix of Tina Turner, Alanis Morissette and Rage Against the Machine.

Tina Tribute: Next week, Steffanie Christi’an performs a tribute to one of her idols Tina Turned titled “Nice and Rough: A Night with Steffanie and Tina” at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History, 315 E. Warren in Detroit. The concert is 8-11 p.m. Nov. 23 and tickets, $25 in advance and $30 at the door, are available at SteffChris.Eventbrite.com. Christi’an will be backed by her nine-piece band and will perform classic Turner songs, plus original music from her debut album “Way Too Much” and her upcoming release “It’s Complicated.”

Melody Baetens