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The Sounds of Detroit | Motown Records
The Sounds of Detroit | Motown Records
Tasia Bass, Writer/Volunteer • February 26, 2021

Detroit is a music powerhouse known for developing a number of genres and fostering some of the biggest names in music, but the most known is Motown. Motown, a mixture of rhythm and blues and soul, was named after Motown Records, founded by Berry Gordy Jr. in the late 50s. The record company would...

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Michigan State Volleyball postpones weekend road series with Northwestern
Manit Patel, General Assignment Reporter • March 1, 2021

EAST LANSING -- The Michigan State Spartans Volleyball team postponed its upcoming weekend series against Northwestern Sunday due to COVID-19 complications within the Spartans program. The Spartans were scheduled to play two road games in Evanston at Welsh-Ryan arena.  This will be the Spartans'...

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The public perception of Black History Month
Nick Saba, The Undercurrent Producer • March 1, 2021

In honor of Black History Month, producer Nick Saba interviews philosophy professor Dr. John McClendon on what it was like going to a Historically Black College as opposed...

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March 1, 2021
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The public perception of Black History Month
Nick Saba, The Undercurrent Producer • March 1, 2021

In honor of Black History Month, producer Nick Saba interviews philosophy professor Dr. John McClendon on what it was like going to a Historically Black College as opposed...

In-Studio & Interview | MikeyyAustin - "Spare Change" (Live @ WDBM)
In-Studio & Interview | MikeyyAustin - "Spare Change" (Live @ WDBM)
February 19, 2020

On the horizon of a new album release, the Impact basement thumped to the funky bass of Tyler Tesla, a member of local Lansing group MikeyyAustin...