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.
Help Us Find Mid-Michigan’s Favorite Tattoo Artist
Everyone has their favorite tattoo artist, but we're setting out to find out who is Mid-Michigan's absolute favorite. Nominate the artist who does your ink and they could take home the title, which makes your tattoos that much cooler.
Has Michigan Always Been So Regressive and Anti… Well, Everything? [OPINION]
I should probably disclose right up front that there's a libtard snowflake hot take headed your way. That was your trigger warning, so you only have yourself to blame for getting butthurt about what you read from here on out.
One Flint-Area McDonald’s Will Have Szechuan Sauce for One Day Only
McDonald's is bringing back their highly sought after Szechuan Sauce for one day only and only one location in the Flint area will have it.
Walter White Runs Through Random Flint Backyard, Gets Roasted on Facebook
An unknown man was caught on camera loitering in someone's backyard on Flint's Southside over the weekend and I couldn't help but notice that he bears a striking resemblance to someone I've seen before...
Terry Crews Recalls Flint’s Economic Implosion, Crack Epidemic On ‘Desus & Mero’ [VIDEO]
Actor and Flintstone Terry Crews appeared as a guest on Viceland's 'Desus & Mero,' and detailed witnessing the swift downfall of Flint, Michigan in the 1980s.
We Have a White Van Stranger Danger Problem in Mid-Michigan, Warn Your Kids
Many parents and concerned Flint-area residents have reported multiple incidents involving people in a white van trying to lure kids inside.
Flint Police Say That Only 4 or 5… Maybe 7 Local Women Are Missing [VIDEO]
Should we be concerned that they don't know the exact number?
Michigan Police Warn of Local Fake Concert Ticket Scam
Don't get burned -- online scammers are selling counterfeit tickets for some of the biggest concerts coming to the area.
Teaser for Lifetime’s ‘Flint’ Water Crisis Movie Hits Web [VIDEO]
The creatively-titled Lifetime original movie 'Flint' is set to premiere in late October and the first peek at the movie just hit the internets.
Project Flint Responds to Self-Promotion, Misused Donation Claims [VIDEO]
Project Flint has been taking some heat from locals, who claim the organization is piggybacking on the exposure of the water crisis and using funds donated in the name of the city for personal gain.
Let’s Not Make National News at Kid Rock’s Concert Tonight [OPINION]
Kid Rock is set to open Little Caesars Arena tonight and I'm concerned that it could get very, very ugly.
Gov. Snyder, Help Flint Win the New Amazon Headquarters Bid [OPINION]
Many people believe that Governor Rick Snyder has failed the City of Flint, but he could play a pivotal role in an unprecedented comeback for the city.