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.
Hot Take: Let’s Just NOT Fix the Damn Roads in Michigan [OPINION]
It seems like everybody is fine with the roads staying just the way they are anyway.
39 of the Wildest Flint Police Operations Facebook Posts [PHOTOS]
The scanners have gone dark and The Flint Police Operations Facebook page will never be the same. In honor of their hard work over the years, we took a look at some of their greatest hits.
Get Me This Stellar $2.3 Million Mansion On Lake Fenton for My Birthday Please [PHOTOS]
Seriously, you can come over whenever you want... we'll even count it as part of my Christmas present. I NEED THIS, you guys.
Hideo Kojima’s ‘Death Stranding’ Gets Release Date, New 8-Minute Trailer [VIDEO]
There's a new 8-minute trailer for 'Death Stranding' and I still can't tell you what the hell this game is but I'm here for it.
People Raving About Eating Oranges in the Shower Should Try Beer [VIDEO]
Apparently, there's a "self-care" trend that's, literally, picking up steam on the internet. We'll break down why people are eating oranges in the shower and also why chugging a beer in the shower is better.
Things Young People Do That I’ll Never Understand [OPINION]
I'm almost 40, so allow me to slowly climb upon the "back in my day" soapbox and tell you my old man tales of how these damn kids that won't stay off my lawn.
‘April 29, 1992 (Miami)’ — Why the Sublime Song’s Name Doesn’t Match the Lyrics
On this day of infamy, we look back at the Sublime classic 'April 29,1992 (Miami)' and examine why most of you are calling me an idiot right now for listing the incorrect date and city in the title. Well, it's a little more complicated than that.
IFC’s ‘Brockmire’ Seemingly Takes Cheap Shot at Flint in New Promo [VIDEO]
The trailer for the new season of IFC's 'Brockmire' prominently features J.K. Simmons taking what appears to be a cheap shot at Flint, Michigan.
‘Us’ Proves That the Tomatometer is Broken [TREEVIEW]
Rotten Tomatoes has 'Us' ranked as the best major motion picture of 2019. It's not even the best movie in theaters right now.
Billy Corgan Tells Story of the Long Lost ‘Gish’ Guitar He Found in Flushing [VIDEO]
Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan tells the story of reuniting with his beloved 'Gish' guitar in Flushing, Michigan after 27 years.
A Naked Guy Took a Daytime Stroll Down Center Rd in Burton Thursday [PHOTOS]
On Thursday, a nude dude went for a daytime stroll down Center Rd in Burton.
The Black Keys and Modest Mouse Announce Tour w/ Two Michigan Dates
The Black Keys are hitting the road with Modest Mouse for the Let's Rock Tour, which will have two stops in Michigan.