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.
Scalpers Want All the Money for Sold Out Greta Van Fleet Detroit Show
Greta Van Fleet's upcoming show at the Fox Theatre in Detroit sold out almost immediately, and, right on cue, the scalpers stepped up to remind us that they're here ruin it for everyone.
What It Was Actually Like Being in ‘Batman V. Superman’ [VIDEO]
Since Henry Cavill is reportedly done as Superman, I think I can talk about what happened behind the scenes of 'Batman v. Superman' without getting sued... hopefully.
Johnny Knoxville Posts Picture of BJ’s Bar in Burton — Was He Here?
Johnny Knoxville posted a picture of BJ's bar in Burton on Instagram Sunday afternoon, leading some to question why the 'Jackass' star was in town.
Mt Morris Township Police Respond to Video of Officer Shooting Dog [VIDEO]
Video of what appears to be a Mt Morris Township police officer shooting a dog from his cruiser has caused a small uproar online, but what really happened?
Can Everyone Stop Filming Every Second of a Concert On Their Phone? [OPINION]
Put down your digital viewfinder and live in the real world with the rest of us.
Take a Sneak Peek at ASCEND, Soaring Eagle’s New Sports Bar & Night Club [VIDEO]
Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort are about to unveil their latest attraction and we were given an exclusive peek behind the curtain at what they've been working on -- see the video here.
Eat a Whole Turkey and Grab a Lead Pipe — Streets of Rage 4 is Coming! [VIDEO]
It was just announced that a second sequel to the greatest game ever made is on the way. That's right 'Streets of Rage 4' is a real thing that is happening and we have the trailer!
Michigan Ranked as America’s Laziest State for 2018 [VIDEO]
A new study ranking the hardest-working working states has Michigan dead last, but why?
Fans Meet & Greet 10 Years at Loudwire Live 2018 [PHOTOS]
A group of lucky Banana winners got to go backstage and meet 10 Years at Loudwire Live 2018 -- see the pics here.
Watch a Banana Winner Introduce 10 Years at Loudwire Live 2018 [VIDEO]
Banana Listener Nick Hoadley won the honors of introducing 10 Years in front of thousands of people at Loudwire Live 2018. Did he freak out or emerge like a boss? Watch for yourself.
More Pics of the Awesome Crowd at Loudwire Live 2018 [PHOTOS]
We knew there were a lot of people having a great time at Loudwire Live 2018, but we didn't realize just how many of you came to rock out with us until we looked at these crowd pics.
Flint’s ‘Turd Burglar’ Caught on Video Pooping On Floor During Robbery [VIDEO]
A Flint criminal is going viral after a B&E, but the focus is less about what he took and more about what he left behind -- a huge dump.