Host Abbie Newton talks with MSU student and entrepreneur Victoria Bujny about her business, Folyo. MSU Professor in the Department of Management, Russell Johnson visits the studio to talk about how smartphone usage can decrease energy levels. Shawn Dhanak of Get Covered America and MSU alum Elizabeth Battiste speak about health insurance and the upcoming deadline for enrolling in coverage. Abbie also visited the MSU Bike Center to discover how and why people bike in the winter. Santiago Montiel explores salsa dancing in Lansing. Steven Rich gives us a story about how the Broad Art Museum engages with the community. Quin Hoffman reports on the increased popularity of graphic novels and comic books.
Michigan State University has the largest comic book collection in the world. Comic books and graphic novels are becoming more popular as they are being used for both education and entertainment. Impact’s Quin Hoffman reports.
A track San Franciscan trio Pow! is our Jam of the Day today. This one comes from their debut LP, Hi-Tech Boom, which dropped last month.
Tonight we’re hanging out in the studio with Tangel and Jason, we’ll also hear from Love X Stereo, Glen Check, and Rock ‘N Roll Radio, who will be playing live at The Pike Room in Pontiac on Tuesday, March 24!
You can also check out Mayday live in Chicago at the Auditorium Theatre on Monday, March 24th!
Love X Stereo – “Fly Over”
Glen Check – “I’ve Got This Feeling”
Rock ‘N Roll Radio – “One Week”
The Flowers – “穷开心 / Pure Happy”
T-ara – “나 어떡해 / (Do You Know Me) What Should I Do?”
Magic Power – “不按牌理出牌/ Unexpected Move”
Girls Generation – “My Oh My”
Minds dulled from our schoolwork, bodies numb from our grey routines, and the collective tension accumulates each day with the pressure of rapidly-approaching midterms. However, not all is in despair, there is a silver lining to be found in even the darkest places. That, my friends, is music. This playlist is about pushing through those last days until we grab each others hands and sail off to PCB together.
Click the image for an in-depth look at ScHoolboy Q’s new album as reviewed and designed by Marketing Director Keenan Cronyn. Read More…
Grizfolk handles the term “folktronic” people have used to describe their music. Also, talks of the band’s origin and recording vs. live performance musical techniques.
Here’s a review of Ann Arbor duo Hollow & Akimbo’s debut self-titled LP, written by Impact Music Review team member Alex Grein.