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.
Hey, ABC12: Let’s Not Make Flint Nestle’s Straw Man [OPINION]
Nestle, who is not very popular in Michigan these days, announced a plan to donate water to Flint, but the way a certain "trusted news source" chose to present that story isn't doing the city any favors.
This Awesome 23-Room Mansion in Flint is One Hell of a Steal
This surprisingly affordable Flint stone mansion is a page right out of history.
Reese’s Settles Dumb Name Pronunciation Debate Once and For All
For the last time, no -- they are not Ree-See's Pee-Sees.
Puddle of Mudd, RED, and Michigan Stage Added to Loudwire Live 2018
Flint's biggest outdoor rock festival just got bigger... 7 bands bigger to be exact.
11 Rejected Ideas for the Flint Weather Ball Redesign [PHOTOS]
The Flint Weather Ball is getting yet another facelift, so we decided to look at the rejected ideas for the new look of Flint's most recognizable landmark... again.
Michigan Will Vote On Recreational Marijuana In November
I know we've said it before, but this time it looks like a sure thing -- Michigan is headed for a vote on recreational marijuana this November.
The Origin Story of 420 is Basically ‘The Goonies,’ but With Weed [VIDEO]
I've heard a lot of different theories over the years about how exactly the number 420 became synonymous with smoking weed. The real origin story is better than all of them.
Empress of China Finally Re-Opens and Still Has Flint’s Best Chinese Food
After what seemed like an eternity, Empress of China is finally back open and is once again serving up Flint's best Chinese food.
Little Darlings Put Your Mom On Their Sign and It’s Hilarious [VIDEO]
The huge digital sign for Flint's Little Darlings has made headlines before, but never for featuring your mom... until now.
Grosse Pointe HS Student May Have Solved the Flint Water Crisis [VIDEO]
Crooked and incompetent politicians couldn't get it done with 2.5 years and hundreds of millions of dollars, but this kid might've cracked the Flint Water Crisis with nothing more than his love of chemistry.
Michigan Weatherman is More Sick of This Garbage Ass Winter Than We Are [VIDEO]
The only way his epic rant could have been better is if he said, "F***ing fight me, bro" and then kicked a hole through the green screen.
Massive Recall Reveals That People Still Eat Salisbury Steak for Some Reason
Over 135,159 lbs of Banquet Salisbury Steaks have been recalled and the most unbelievable part is that, in 2018, people are still eating enough Salisbury Steak for there to be that much of it in circulation.