The former leaders of the "Bike the Bridge" tour say they've turned to Tour de Troit to plan Sunday's international cycling event. The 20-mile international ride starts at southwest Detroit's Clark Park, crosses the bridge to Windsor, Ontario, and heads back to Michigan. Registration for this year's ride is closed because the 150-rider limit has been reached. Plans are in the works for the 2014 "Bike the Bridge" event.
Musicians' tour riders are notoriously bizarre, with big names requesting everything from buckets of spicy fried chicken to imported and recut Versace towels. After admitting that she enjoys reading the riders of other artists, indie singer Grimes publicized part of her own tour rider on Monday evening . Grimes, who said that she is still "refining" the rest of her list, "requires that everything is conducted in as green and eco-friendly a manner as possible backstage." She goes on to ban styrofoam, plastic, and foil containers, candy, and bottled water, before requesting a "cute animal." Check out Grimes' screenshot of her rider, and other musicians' requirements, below. Loading Slideshow Lady Gaga
"I'm really disappointed not to be playing this year," said Murray. "I love playing in front of my home crowd, it's a great atmosphere. All the players look forward to competing in London and I'll be doing my best to qualify again for the tournament next year." The Tour Finals event will be held Nov. 4-11 at London's O2 Arena. In addition to becoming Britain's first male Wimbledon singles champion in 77 years this year, the world No.