My obsessive love of rock didn't surface until later in life -- around the same time I began learning electric guitar and listening to artists like Jimi Hendrix. I spent the next decade learning everything I could about rock. Along the way I found myself gravitating towards against-the-grain bands like Pearl Jam, Modest Mouse and Queens of the Stone Age. I began pursuing a career in radio after realizing I would be able to talk about music all day and get free CDs and concert tix. After grinding it out on the intern circuit, I landed a job at the Banana! I later became a writer for Loudwire.com and I'm currently the Digital Managing Editor for Townsquare Media Flint.
10 Things to Do in Mid-Michigan This Weekend — June 2-4
Now that June is here and the weather is cooperating with us (somewhat), there a whole lot going on in Flint, Genesee County, and the surrounding areas. Also, it's carnival season, people!
If You Only Have One Day for Vacation — You Can’t Top Soaring Eagle [REVIEW]
If you're like me, and only have one day to squeeze in an entire vacation, you won't find many places that can rival what Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort brings to the table.
The Ultimate Genesee County Restaurant Decider is Here
This Genesee County restaurant-picking wheel will end 90% of the fights you have with your significant other. You're welcome.
No, Trump Did NOT Give Flint $100 Million for the Water Crisis
Despite what some headlines and local Trumpists would have you believe, the orange one has nothing to do with the $100 million dollars the EPA just sent Flint for water crisis relief.
Devil’s Reject Turns Killer Clown in Northern Michigan for ‘Crepitus’
The horror movie 'Crepitus,' featuring horror icon Bill Moseley as the titular cannibal clown, is set to resume filming in Northern Michigan later this year and you could be in it.
UPDATE: Genesee Twp ‘Suspicious Contractor’ is Actually Just a Contractor
UPDATE: It turned out that this was indeed a big misunderstanding, and police have resolved the issue. Thank you for your help.
Some Genesee County Schools Closing Early Due to Power Outages
Due to power outages caused by high winds, some Genesee County and other Mid-Michigan schools are closing early for the day.
Let It Go, Boomers. Cursive Writing is Dead [OPINION]
Cursive writing has been trending up lately, with a few states mandating it as part of their educational curriculum, which has sparked a surprisingly fierce debate between generations over a practice that has largely wore out its usefulness.
Study Claims Some Fast Food Chicken is Only 42% Actual Chicken
A recent study that tested the DNA of, let's just say "chicken," at different fast food restaurants found that it's not always 100% chicken. In fact, one popular chain's "chicken" is less than half chicken.
Robbery in Genesee Township’s Birdland Has Victims Looking for Answers
A robbery in Genesee Township's "Birdland" neighborhood has victims incredibly upset, and looking for answers.