Artist Spotlight: Miss Paula and the Candy Bandits

Melody Baetens
The Detroit News

A weekly feature showcasing local artists.

Name: Miss Paula and the Candy Bandits

Line up: Paula Messner, guitar and vocals; Maggie McCabe, vocals; Rob Messner bass; James Sparks, drums.

Music: This family-friendly outfit plays rock ‘n’ roll music that is “for kids but not just for kids.”

Next up: Miss Paula and the Candy Bandits will be part of the “Bestest Concert Ever,” an annual event at the Royal Oak Farmers Market that has wacky activities for kids and more music from rock ‘n’ roll band the Flipsters, Kimball and performances by the Royal Oak High School Dance Team and Motor City Irish Dance. The party is 5-8 p.m. and proceeds from the $5 admission benefit the Royal Oak Optimist Club.

Melody Baetens