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Conspicuous Bystanders (Live @ WDBM)

Conspicuous Bystanders (Live @ WDBM)

George McNeill, Assistant Operations Manager

February 22, 2020

We were thrilled to have a new season of The Basement kick off with the wonderful Conspicuous Bystanders! Their set, punctuated by lead signer Jena's distinctive charisma, featured a variety of grooves and jams that made for an amazing session ahead of their upcoming album. We can't wait to have them...

Behind the Mic: Behind the Mask Edition

Behind the Mic: Behind the Mask Edition

February 19, 2020

Impact has a variety of podcasts and this week we wanted to introduce you to the boys involved with Behind the Mask, MSU’s hockey podcast. Each week during the season, hockey beat reporters Ryan Collins, Johnny Supan and Kyle Hatty discuss how MSU is playing compared to the rest of the BIG ten and...

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 and the Soulcial Club. This Lansing-based jazz-soul band was formed in 2017 has played events across the city to raise money for local Lansing charities. ...

Our Open House is This Week!

Our Open House is This Week!

Impact 89FM | WDBM

February 4, 2020

Impact's spring open house is this week Wednesday and Thursday (February 5th and 6th) from 6-8pm! Feel free to stop by and learn about the station. There will be pizza and giveaways!

Homesafe- “Vanilla Scented Laser Beams” (Live @ WDBM)

Homesafe- “Vanilla Scented Laser Beams” (Live @ WDBM)

Andrew Herner, Video Director

January 31, 2020

Chicago Pop-Punk Rockers, Homesafe, put on a great show at our studios. Here they are with top track, "Vanilla Scented Laser Beams"!

Bogues- “A Long December” (Counting Crows Cover) Live @ WDBM

Bogues- “A Long December” (Counting Crows Cover) Live @ WDBM

Andrew Herner, Video Director

January 30, 2020

Here's Bogues again with a wonderful rendition of "A Long December" by Counting Crows. Enjoy!

Bogues- “Union Springs” (Live @ WDBM)

Bogues- “Union Springs” (Live @ WDBM)

Andrew Herner, Video Director

January 17, 2020

Nashville solo-artist, Bogues, stopped by our music office and played some wonderful tunes. We absolutely loved having him in. His new EP, "Paint All The Walls The Same", is available now for your enjoyment! Check out his performance of "Union Springs" above.

The Stick Arounds | In-Studio

Alexa Stecewicz, Traffic Director

December 8, 2019

The Stick Arounds, a Lansing-based power pop group, celebrated a decade together. The Stick Arounds’ presence in the Lansing music scene is built into what it is today. 10 years ago, the five-piece band had their start and today they are celebrating a decade of being together.   With Matt C...

Andrew Younker – “I Forget The World” (Live @ MSU Botanical Gardens)

Andrew Younker – “I Forget The World” (Live @ MSU Botanical Gardens)

Andrew Herner, Video Director

November 10, 2019

Lansing-based bedroom-pop artist, Andrew Younker, dropped by to play some acoustic tracks. We wanted to do something a little different by taking the performance outside our studios. Enjoy the beautiful foliage paired with Andrew's track, "I Forget The World".

LJKA- “Kyla” (Live @ WDBM) [EXPLICIT]

LJKA- “Kyla” (Live @ WDBM) [EXPLICIT]

Andrew Herner, Video Director

November 1, 2019

Detroit-based hip hop artist, LJKA, came through our studios to perform some of his favorite original tracks. We were lucky enough to record the session with him. Check out his track "Kyla" here!

Gus Dapperton- “Amadelle With Love” (Live @ The Majestic Theater)

Gus Dapperton- “Amadelle With Love” (Live @ The Majestic Theater)

Andrew Herner, Video Director

October 18, 2019

"This next song is a dance song" Bedroom pop artist Gus Dapperton put on a show at the Majestic Theater in Mid-Town Detroit. He played a variety of songs old and new for an energetic crowd. We were able to capture "Amadelle With Love" from his set for you all to enjoy. You can check out more from...

Rent Strike (Live @ WDBM)

Andrew Herner, Video Director

June 11, 2019

The wonderful Lansing-area DIY rockers, Rent Strike, stopped by to share there unique sound. The band played a wonderful set of music that aired on our local music feature, "The Basement". We captured "The Road Giveth" on film for you to enjoy. Here it is!

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