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.
Downtown Flint’s Transformation Looks Pretty Amazing in Google Maps [VIDEO]
With Back to the Bricks just around the corner, let's take a look at just how much things have changed in Downtown Flint over the years.
9 Flint Area Places You May Want to Avoid if You’re in a Hurry
If you're like me, and sometimes find yourself extremely short on patience, there are a few places in town that might not be for you.
Don’t Get Too Excited for Luigi’s 30-Inch Pizza Challenge
You may have seen your friends sharing the flyer for Luigi's pizza challenge, where two people get an hour to take a 30 inch pizza to the face for $100, but we've got some bad news for you.
It’s Time for Burton to Change Belsay Road’s Speed Limit Back to 45mph [OPINION]
The City of Burton tried to pull a switch-a-roo on us after their last stint of work on a stretch of Belsay Road, but the jig is up and it's time to uncover those 45 mph speed limit signs.
10 Things to Do in Mid-Michigan This Weekend — June 2-4
Now that June is here and the weather is cooperating with us (somewhat), there a whole lot going on in Flint, Genesee County, and the surrounding areas. Also, it's carnival season, people!
If You Only Have One Day for Vacation — You Can’t Top Soaring Eagle [REVIEW]
If you're like me, and only have one day to squeeze in an entire vacation, you won't find many places that can rival what Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort brings to the table.
The Ultimate Genesee County Restaurant Decider is Here
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Some Genesee County Schools Closing Early Due to Power Outages
Due to power outages caused by high winds, some Genesee County and other Mid-Michigan schools are closing early for the day.
Robbery in Genesee Township’s Birdland Has Victims Looking for Answers
A robbery in Genesee Township's "Birdland" neighborhood has victims incredibly upset, and looking for answers.
#PureMichigan Photos That Prove Our Winters Can Be Beautiful Too
Living through a Michigan winter can range from uncomfortable to absolutely unbearable, but these amazing Pure Michigan moments from Instagram remind us that winter is not without its beauty.
Pet Owners Beware — Coyotes Spotted Near Genesee Twp, Davison + Burton
Several locals are reporting evidence of coyotes in and around the Genesee Township/Davison/Burton area.
Flint’s Mercy Beach Just Reinvented Nirvana’s ‘Smells Like Teen Spirit’ [VIDEO]
Flint's Mercy Beach gives Nirvana's 'Smells Like Teen Spirit' a completely new sound with their original arrangement of the beloved grunge anthem.