Lansing had its annual Microbrew and Music Festival on April 18 and April 19. There were over 100 performing musicians and over 200 microbrews. O.A.R. took center stage at the festival. Exposure host Abbie Newton spoke with their Drummer, Chris Culos, about the band’s music and his preferences on microbrews.
As students are approaching Exam week, they find themselves studying, catching up on work, figuring out summer plans, subleasing apartments and well…multitasking. Our reporter, Sarah Torrico delved into the topic of multitasking to understand its impact on our lives.
Everyone above the age of 16 years old is asked an important question in the United States. “Do you want to be an organ donor?” Our reporter, Carmen Scruggs was curious what happens after you say yes to this question.
Host Abbie Newton chats with O.A.R. drummer Chris Culos about the band’s performance at the Lansing Microbrew and Music Festival. Kirk Mason and Lauren Swanson, two Michigan State students, come to the studio to talk about their documentary, Every Two Minutes. Reporter Alsha Claussen takes to the wilderness and brings us a story about squirrels on campus. Reporter Carmen Scruggs explores the process of organ donation and Reporter Sarah Torrico discovers how multi-tasking is affecting our lives.
With the good times and warm weather of summer right around the corner, Spartans have got spring fever!! Chelbucket soothed the fever with some golden oldies with a spring feelin’. Check out the set here:
Dancing In The Moonlight – King Harvest
Waterfalls – TLC
Rock With You – Michael Jackson
Keep It Comin’ Love – KC & The Sunshine Band
Sunshine of Your Love – Cream
Escape (The Pina Colada Song) – Rupert Holmes
We may find ourselves interested in something that others consider weird, odd or unusual. It could be a hobby, activity, or even a devotion. Impact’s Auriel Thompson delves into some of the unusual devotions on Michigan State’s campus.
Flashback was totally awesome tonight as Chelbucket took us back in time to the 80’s. She played retro jams from Journey, Madonna, and Wham!, among others. The complete set is right here, duh! Check it out!
I’m So Excited – The Pointer Sisters
High On You – Survivor
One Thing Leads To Another – The Fixx
I Ran (So Far Away) – A Flock of Seagulls
In lieu of Mental Health Awareness Week on Michigan State’s campus, Host Abbie Newton delves into the topic of mental health. She speaks with Director of Student Health Education at Olin Health Center Dennis Martell about the prevalence of mental health illnesses on campus. She also has several students share personal stories about mental health. Among them, Jill Passanante, Zach DeRade, Marisa Martini and James Conwell.
Oh lawdy mama, it was a great night on Flashback – Chelbucket featured slow, soulful blues songs. She brought you the serenading sounds of Howlin’ Wolf (pictured above), Jimmy Reed, Lightnin’ Hopkins, and so many more talented artists. Let your eyes drift down the page to see the entire set.
The Thrill Is Gone – B.B. King
Me And My Harp – Bobby Rush
Sweet Home Chicago – Magic Sam
Who Do You Love – Bo Diddley
Oh Lawdy Mama – Curley Weaver
This week Chelbucket was all about R-O-C-K! She hit you with Megadeth, Nirvana, Metallica, Billy Idol and many more metal and rock artists on this installment of Flashback. Check the head-bangin’ set right here:
Paranoid – Black Sabbath
Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap – AC DC
Voodoo Child – The Jimi Hendrix Experience