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.
Google’s Extensive US ‘Year in Search’ Results Make 2017 Look Awful
Before you trade your fidget spinner for Bitcoin and yell "covfefe!" one last time, check out the most popular Google searches of 2017 for just about every category.
FCC is Ready to Kill the Internet by Ending Net Neutrality
The internet is about to become pay cable and Netflix is probably dead. Welcome to 2017.
White House Facebook Page is Filled w/ Fake Comments About ‘Classy’ Trump
I accidentally noticed a few similarities in comments on The White House's official Facebook page, and after looking a bit closer I realized that it's no coincidence.
Send Darnell Earley’s $361k Lawyer Bill to Gov. Rick Snyder [OPINION]
Former Flint Emergency Financial Manager Darnell Earley is facing a number of charges for his role in the Flint water crisis, and now his lawyers are trying to stick us with the tab? Nah, son.
Watch This Detroit Man Hit 250 mph Fastballs Like Nobody’s Business [VIDEO]
Stanley Anderson of Detroit is not a professional baseball player, which makes his ability to consistently hit a 250 mph fastball all the more impressive.
New App Tells You When McDonald’s Ice Cream Machine is ‘Broken’
It's the joke that launched a thousand memes, and now McDonald's notoriously unreliable ice cream machines have inspired an app.
Shameless Parents Are Using Kids to Panhandle in Burton + Flint
There have been several reports of parents using their children to ask strangers for money in local stores and gas stations. Not only is this a shameless tactic, it's also a hustle.
Flint, Nov 7th is Your Chance to Boot Eric Mays Off City Council
The time has come and the choice is clear, either vote this jackass off the city council or let him make our city look bad for another four years.
Counties Selected for Michigan’s Roadside Drug Testing Pilot Program
Over a year after Governor Snyder signed the bill into law, the 5 counties for Michigan's roadside drug testing pilot program have been selected and are set to begin next week.
Genesee County Police Waste Time Chasing Facebook Fake News
Facebook can be a great tool for getting the word out about a great many things. It can also be an unbelievable time suck. Unfortunately, the latter has been true when it comes to local police resources of late.
Here’s What Happened to Bruno Mars’ $1 Million Flint Donation
It seems that some Flint residents are so cynical that they'd rather assume the worst than do a couple seconds worth of research.
The Internet’s Losing it Over the Color of This Shoe… It’s ‘The Dress’ All Over Again
It's the dress all over again, except it's a shoe and there is a definite answer this time.