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How Detroit and Protomartyr are linked
The history of the city of Detroit and Protomartyr are intrinsically linked. Because of the crisis that hit the once prosperous city, the quartet were unemployed and found the time to meet regularly, to compose and to play together. What at first started as a way to numb the boredom of unemployment, is now a full-time job.