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.
Burton Walmart Chick Fight Ends With Power Kick [VIDEO]
A fight between some chicks, and maybe some dudes (it's tough to tell) at the Burton Walmart ends with a kick so nasty it would make Kevin Nash flinch.
7 Other Flints You Can Move To If You Don’t Like This One
If you love telling people you're from Flint, but don't have what it takes to make it in the 810 -- maybe one of these 7 other places named Flint is right for you.
MI Man’s Blowtorch-Cooked Squirrel Dinner Caused $2 Million in Fire Damages
A Michigan man with a hankering for squirrel and an alarmingly low number of f---s to give accidentally set an apartment fire that is now estimated to cost $2,000,000 dollars.
Alleged Police Brutality Caught on Video in Downtown Flint
A video of a man being arrested on Saginaw Street in Downtown Flint has some claiming police brutality.
If You Bought Milk Products in Michigan After 2003 — You’re Due a Refund
A class action lawsuit has resulted in everyone who bought milk in the last 14 years being entitled to a decent little chunk of change.
Donald Trump Doesn’t Know What Fake News Is, You Might Not Either
Yesterday's verbal sparring match between Donald Trump and a CNN reporter reminded me that a lot of people have no concept of how news reporting works, especially Donald Trump.
Pornhub Reveals 2016’s Top US Search Terms, Y’all are Twisted
In their annual ceremony aimed at revealing just how freaky you are, Pornhub whipped out some revealing statistics about porn consumption in 2016. And let me tell you -- y'all nasty.
Flint’s Mercy Beach Just Reinvented Nirvana’s ‘Smells Like Teen Spirit’ [VIDEO]
Flint's Mercy Beach gives Nirvana's 'Smells Like Teen Spirit' a completely new sound with their original arrangement of the beloved grunge anthem.
Tour This Dude’s Secret Fort in Michigan Walmart, MTV Cribs Style [VIDEO]
This dude made a hidden fort in the paper towel aisle of a Michigan Walmart, and gave us the most white trash episode of 'MTV Cribs' never filmed.
Woman Charged for Smoking Weed Day Before Fatal Crash w/ Drunk Driver
An Indiana woman is facing charges for smoking weed a day prior to a fatal car crash with a drunk driver.
Michigan: You Can Be Ticketed for Warming Up Your Car… or Worse
A Roseville man found out the hard way that, in some parts of Michigan, it is illegal to warm your car up before driving it. That's nowhere near as bad as what can happen if you do that in Flint though.
15 Michigan Kmart, Sears + Macy’s Stores to Close, Including Very First Kmart
A record holiday shopping season in 2016 wasn't strong enough to keep the doors open at these 16 Michigan Kmart, Sears, and Macy's department stores.