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.
WATCH: Dude Plays Amazing Full Band Cover of ‘Billie Jean’ on a Single Guitar
I had never heard of Alexandr Misko before this video, but I've never heard the Michael Jackson classic 'Billie Jean' played like this before either... and likely will never listen to it the same way again.
Another Chick Fight at Flint Chuck E. Cheese’s Makes Chuck Sad [VIDEO]
Another fight at Flint's Chuck E. Cheese's makes us wonder why they haven't changed their slogan to "Chuck E. Cheese's -- where a kid can be a kid AND watch their parents get their ass kicked."
Watch Hideo Kojima’s Amazing + Confusing New ‘Death Stranding’ Trailer
Hideo Kojima is back after an ugly break up with Konami, and is hard at work on a new IP for Playstation 4 called 'Death Stranding.' The new trailer looks incredible, but like most other early trailers for Kojima productions -- it's confusing as hell.
Michigan to Require Work for Food Assistance + Welfare Drug Test Results Are In
Michigan is beginning to require minimum work requirements for able-bodied recipients of food assistance, and the results of the welfare drug testing pilot program are in.
Flint’s 7 Hottest Christmas Gifts of 2016 Are Selling Like Hotcakes [PHOTOS]
The holidays are right around the corner, and if you're having trouble finding the perfect gift for the Flintstone on your list -- we got you covered. These are the 7 hottest gifts in Flint for Christmas of 2016.
Amazon Won’t Help if You Fall for This Gift Card Scam
Amazon is a life-saver when it comes to Christmas shopping, but if you fall victim to this scam by sellers on the online marketplace -- they won't help you.
R.I.P. Palace of Auburn Hills: Pistons Are Moving to Downtown Detroit [VIDEO]
After several months of heavy speculation, it was announced today that the Pistons will join the Lions, Tigers, and Red Wings in Downtown Detroit.
Michigan’s Jeff Gutt Could Be Stone Temple Pilots’ New Singer [VIDEO]
Former X-Factor contestant and Michigan native Jeffrey Adam Gutt is heavily rumored to be the new vocalist for Stone Temple Pilots.
Swartz Creek’s Damon McKenzie Drops Powerful Music Video for ‘Addiction’
Local singer/songwriter Damon McKenzie just released a song and music video titled 'Addiction,' that is striking a chord with many who've lost someone to their demons.
Can Flint Ask for Removal of Troubled Elected Officials, Like Caledonia Did? [OPINION]
A controversy over the removal of a newly elected village president in Caledonia sheds light on an interesting option under Michigan law, which I can't believe has yet to be explored as an option in Flint.
Deer Hunting Memes to Make You Laugh, Cry, and Cringe Before Opening Day
As you already know, gun season begins tomorrow (Nov 15th) and we combed the internet to bring you the best deer hunting memes out there.
Detroit Ranks Dead Last on Best Cities for Veterans List
Maybe this isn't the best story to publish on Veterans' Day, but a recent study determined which of the most populated cities in America were the best for vets -- Detroit was at the bottom.