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.
What to Do in Mid-Michigan This Weekend — August 18-20
Back to the Bricks may be the headliner, but there are a ton of other events going on this weekend in Flint, the Tri-Cities, and beyond.
You Don’t Have to Qualify Your Condemnation of Nazis [OPINION]
There are some people out there having a really, really hard time not sounding like Nazi sympathizers. Yes, this is an article from 2017.
Police Hunting Possible Serial Masturbator After Michigan Walmart Incident
I mean, he may just have taken the sign for the "bait & tackle" section literally.
Downtown Flint’s Transformation Looks Pretty Amazing in Google Maps [VIDEO]
With Back to the Bricks just around the corner, let's take a look at just how much things have changed in Downtown Flint over the years.
9 Flint Area Places You May Want to Avoid if You’re in a Hurry
If you're like me, and sometimes find yourself extremely short on patience, there are a few places in town that might not be for you.
It’s Time for Burton to Change Belsay Road’s Speed Limit Back to 45mph [OPINION]
The City of Burton tried to pull a switch-a-roo on us after their last stint of work on a stretch of Belsay Road, but the jig is up and it's time to uncover those 45 mph speed limit signs.
Woman Warns of Booby-Trapped Shopping Carts at Flint Walmart [PHOTO]
A Flint-area woman took to Facebook to caution Walmart shoppers about a disgusting and dangerous trap that she just barely dodged.
Meijer Will Deliver Beer to Your House Starting Today… and Groceries
The phrase "beer run" is now officially on the endangered species list now that Meijer is getting into the booze home delivery game.
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.
How Master P’s Ninth ‘Uhhhh’ in ‘I Got the Hook-Up’ Killed No Limit
After exhaustive research, I've traced the origin of No Limit Records' demise back to a single moment, and a single syllable. If you're curious, it's about one minute and 15 seconds into the song 'I Got the Hook-Up.'