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Eagle Spirit dancer Migizii Kwe dances with the audience at this years East Lansing Art Festival. Photo credit: Samantha Ku/WDBM
2024 East Lansing Art Festival Q&A
Samantha Ku, Writer/Volunteer • May 18, 2024

Heather Majano is the Art Festival & Arts Initiative Coordinator under the East Lansing Parks, Recreation & Arts department, she...

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Goodbye, MSU | Adam Steinhauer
Goodbye, MSU | Adam Steinhauer
Adam Steinhauer, Marketing Director • May 10, 2024
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Eagle Spirit dancer Migizii Kwe dances with the audience at this years East Lansing Art Festival. Photo credit: Samantha Ku/WDBM
2024 East Lansing Art Festival Q&A
Samantha Ku, Writer/Volunteer • May 18, 2024

Heather Majano is the Art Festival & Arts Initiative Coordinator under the East Lansing Parks, Recreation & Arts department, she...

DJ Spotlight of The Week: Ashe Burr

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Ashe Burr is a self-proclaimed “content farm” for our entertainment team, while also volunteering with our music review team. You can hear them on air (with some French flair) as “DJ Chante” on Tuesdays from 4-6 p.m. here on 88.9!

 

Where are you from?

Novi, MI

 

What made you decide to join The IMPACT and become a DJ?

Came to Sparticipation my freshman year, saw the sign and heard I could write about music, and here we are

 

What has been your best on-air experience?*

Getting a call in my final shift of the 22-23 school year saying that they’d miss hearing me in the morning

 

Favorite song/album of 2023-2024

Album: amaXesha by Bongizwe Mabandla

Song: The Universe Without Me by Chih Siou

 

What is the best concert experience you have had? Why?

When Machel Montano pointed at me at the Toronto Guyana Super Concert in July 23 between songs and said “Look over here. There’s white people here.” Never have I laughed as hard as I did after that

 

Favorite Dining Hall?

None of them lmao, but I guess Brody

 

Are you more of a scooter in the river or a stolen bike? 

Scooter in the river

 

Plan a dinner in East Lansing with any person dead or alive. Who would it be?  Where would you go?

I’d take Aaron Burr to No Thai, just to show who the genetically superior Burr is

 

What is your comfort TV show?

I don’t have one lmfao

 

Favorite College Memory?

Hugging all of my teammates after our performance at MCGC State Finals last year

 

If you were on a deserted island, what 3 albums would you bring?

The Shark In Your Water – Flower Face

Black Friday – Tom Odell

Tequila Ever After – Adekunle Gold

 

What’s your go-to karaoke song?

Hold Me Closer by Cornelia Jakobs. I have a cheat sheet on my arm

 

What’s your favorite article of clothing you own?

Flower Face raccoon shirt https://flowerfacemusic.bigcartel.com/product/raccoon-tears-shirt

 

What’s your zodiac sign?

Capricorn

 

You have one year to live: how do you spend it?

Traveling the world, and experiencing the music of the world

 

Some historical figures have epithets attached to their names, like The Mad or The Wise. What would you like yours to be?

The Ponderer

 

Who would be your dream co-host?

Elmo but with one of those buttons for dogs where they curse

 

If you could play an artist non-stop on the air, which would it be?

Bob Marley and the Whailers

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Maggie Heflin
Maggie Heflin, Airstaff Training Director
Maggie (she/her) is second year studying Digital Storytelling and this will be her fifth year DJing! As Airstaff Training Director, she helps new DJs develop their skills before they hit the airwaves and leads team meetings. In her free time, she spends hours rotting in the music practice rooms! "She appears composed, so she is, I suppose. Who can really tell?" -Elliott Smith

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