Historic Detroit

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Grande Ballroom - Photos

The Grande has been left to rot for three decades. Holes in its room have destroyed much of its plaster.

The stage where so many legends performed has been laid to waste.

The stage where so many legends performed has been laid to waste.

The things this hallway saw back in the late 1960s ...

What the elements haven't destroyed, vandals and scrappers have.

Looking at the stage that hosted everyone from the MC5 to the Who to Led Zeppelin to the Yardbirds to John Lee Hooker.