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.
11 Burger Joints Worth the Drive to the Detroit Area
Genesee County definitely has a lot of great burger spots, but if you're like me you're always down to try a new one out. If (also like me) you've exhausted all the area burger options -- here are some that will make your drive to "The D" well worth it.
9 Things Every Detroit Lions Fan Needs to Survive the Season
It's not easy being a fan of the Detroit Lions, but these items can help you survive even the toughest calls that cost your boys the game.
How to Build an Outdoor (or Indoor) Movie Theater for Under $200
Bringing the fun of watching a movie on the big screen to your home isn't just for rich folks anymore. In fact, you can put a pretty nice outdoor (or indoor) setup together for less than $200 -- here's how.
Flint City Council Moves to Stop Marijuana Businesses Within City Limits [OPINION]
In a most unlikely turn of events, I have finally found myself on the same side of an argument as Eric Mays.
Flint Public Art Project Needs Our Help to Continue Making Flint Beautiful
The Flint Public Art Project has exceeded this year's mural goals, but have fallen a bit short on their fundraising target and are running out of time.
Anthony Bourdain Mural at The Loft in Downtown Flint Already Looks Amazing
A new mural being painted above The Loft in Downtown Flint featuring the late Anthony Bourdain is currently in the works, but is already quite impressive looking.
Taco Bell Dumping Doritos Locos Tacos and Other Beloved Menu Items
I love Taco Bell, but sometimes it feels like I'm in an abusive relationship with them. This is one of those times.
Popeye’s New Chicken Sandwich is Causing Traffic Jams in Flint Township [PHOTO]
Everybody is raving about the new chicken sandwich at Popeye's. It appears that the only thing harder than getting into the restaurant is actually getting one of the sandwiches.
How to Hunt Down a Trip to Florida at the MI Renaissance Festival
Enter our Spy Academy at the Michigan Renaissance Festival and you could win an awesome trip to the Florida Renaissance Fest, complete with $500 cash and more.
Apple Set to Kill Off the iPhone 6 with September Update
Say all the things you want to say to your beloved iPhone 6, because Apple is aiming to lay it to rest in September.
Facebook Gets Slapped with $5 Billion Fine Over 2018 Data Scandal
Facebook was hit with a record-breaking $5 Billion penalty by the Federal Trade Commission in response to the Cambridge Analytica scandal.
Hot Take: Let’s Just NOT Fix the Damn Roads in Michigan [OPINION]
It seems like everybody is fine with the roads staying just the way they are anyway.