This week, Host Steven Rich takes a deeper look into various cities in Michigan, addressing their successes and issues. Guests include members of the Michigan Municipal League, the Muskegon Convention and Visitors Bureau, the Director of the Flint Institute of Arts, a micro-distiller in Lansing and a community member in Muskegon, Linda Vines.
This week on The Basement we had some awesome bands come in and talk about upcoming albums and shows, including the young and talented Accidentals and the increasingly prominent folk-inspired Crane Wives. We also played alot of awesome stuff, from artists playing shows soon. The Playlist is listed below:
Salsa dancing has become popular in the Lansing area. In the last few years, more places are offering classes to teach the Latin dance. Impact’s Santiago Montiel danced his way through this story as he discovered salsa dancing in Michigan.
Hey everyone! We made it into the New Year successfully! Lets make this year an awesome year for local music. Head out to a show or two, buy some merch from the band down the street, lets keep things going!
Here’s the playlist from tonight:
Wilson – Snake Eyes
Way To Fall -
Against The Grain – Surrounded By Snakes
The Suicide Machines – Ghost on Sunset Blvd.
Frontier Ruckus – The Latter Days
Chinese Baseball – Pockets
The Tosspints – Johnny I Hardly Knew Ya
Continental – Wrecking Ball Read More…
Tonight’s snowy edition of The Vibe is jam packed new music from Q-Tip & Busta Rhymes, Flying Lotus, Beyonce, and our guest, Jamall Bufford. DJ Riddle and Jamall Bufford, formerly known as Buff1, chatted about his Ann Arbor upbringing, inspirations growing up, and his new album Victim Of A Modern Age.
Dopes Song – Danny Brown
How To Be The Man – RiFF RAFF
CREAM – Wu-Tang Clan
Tonight on Exposure, Abbie Newton talks with an MSU economist about research on finding satisfaction in the workplace and to the Michigan Coalition Against Homelessness about Homeless Awareness Week. She also speaks with an MSU professor about the Cyclotron on campus. Krav Maga enthusiasts also visit the studio to give listeners some insight into this ancient self-defense system developed in Israel and Hungary. Regular contributor Miguel Martinez delves deeper into the Foster Care system in Michigan. Impact reporter Will Mianecki explores a campus group called Mad House. And lastly, reporter Santiago Montiel explores how international students celebrate Thanksgiving. Read More…
Thanks everyone for tuning in and thanks to Mr. Denton On Doomsday for hanging out with us tonight!
Here’s tonight’s playlist:
Tiger! Tiger! – When You’re Ready For It / Did I Tell You About the Books? They’re Real!
Bike Tuff - Eraser Head
Bad Dates – Touch & Go