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Artist Feature: Rent Strike and Electronic Music Workshop

Artist Feature: Rent Strike and Electronic Music Workshop

Jonathan Shead

February 13, 2018

In collaboration with the Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum, Impact 89FM's Managing Editor Jonathan Shead sat down with local artists Rent Strike and Electronic Music Workshop (EMW) to discuss their definition of punk, their musical influences, and what to expect from their performance at the Broad's A...

Sun Seeker Interview @ The Magic Bag

Sun Seeker Interview @ The Magic Bag

Jonathan Shead

October 25, 2017

If you haven't heard of Sun Seeker until now, you're probably not alone, but you're definitely missing out. The Nashville-based psychedelic folk-rock group, consisting of Alex Benick (vocals/guitar), Asher Horton (bass guitar/vocals), Ben Parks (drums/vocals) — who've been playing together since high sch...

Rozwell Kid Interview @ Mac’s Bar

Rozwell Kid Interview @ Mac's Bar

Sam Blatchford

October 24, 2017

Impact 89FM's Sam Blatchford sat down with Jordan Hudkins, lead singer and guitarist for West Virginia-based band Rozwell Kid, on Oct. 12 at Mac's Bar to discuss their latest album, and first with SideOneDummy, Precious Art, as well as how the band formed, some of Hudkins biggest influences, what it was like for Hudkins ...

Small Parks Interview @ Mac’s Bar

Small Parks Interview @ Mac's Bar

Sara Beltran

October 18, 2017

Small Parks is no stranger to the Lansing music scene. Impact 89FM's Sarah Beltran sat down with the band at Mac's Bar before their show to discuss what they love about lansing, their first full length album, Honest Light, saying goodbye to previous guitarist Josh Talo, and everything in between. Check out more abo...

Boy from School – “Lifeboat” (Live @ WDBM)

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Will Spurrier, Video Director

August 10, 2017

Boy From School came by the Impact Studios to perform their song "Lifeboat." https://www.facebook.com/BoyFromSchoolMusic/ https://boyfromschool.bandcamp.com

Michigander – “Fears” (acoustic) (Live @ MOPOP 2017)

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Will Spurrier, Video Director

July 31, 2017

Had the chance to meet up with Jason of Michigander at MOPOP 2017 in Detroit! He sings an acoustic version of his song "Fears" for us backstage. Follow Michigander: http://michiganderband.com https://www.facebook.com/michiganderband/ https://michigander.bandcamp.com

Greet Death – “Cumbersome” (Live @ WDBM)

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Will Spurrier, Video Director

July 6, 2017

Greet Death performs their song "Cumbersome" in the Impact Studios Greet Death Album out July 7, 2017 For more Greet Death: https://greetdeath.bandcamp.com https://www.facebook.com/deathbois/

Spartan Sessions: Stefanie Haapala – “Driving Lessons”

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Andrew Herner, Video Director

May 22, 2017

MSU alumn Stefanie Haapala performs "Driving Lessons," from her upcoming EP, At The Top of Our Lungs, live from her bedroom. Follow Stephanie Haapala: https://stefaniehaapala.bandcamp.com/ https://www.facebook.com/stefaniehaapalamusic/ https://twitter.com/stefaniehaapala

Small Parks Talks “Honest Light” and Their Love for Lansing

Small Parks Talks

Sara Beltran

April 4, 2017

Our favorite neighborhood boys are getting a fresh take as they say goodbye to their original guitarist, Josh Talo. Along with the release of their first full length album, Honest Light, last year, Small Parks has really been taking off, after nearly five years of debuting in the Lansing music scene....

Cherry Glazerr Interview @ El Club

Cherry Glazerr Interview @ El Club

Jonathan Shead

February 23, 2017

The Impact's very own Managing Editor, Jonathan Shead, interviewed Cherry Glazerr on January 25th at El Club in Detroit.

Impact Presents: Mike Mains and the Branches

Impact Presents: Mike Mains and the Branches

Will Spurrier, Video Director

October 21, 2016

Recapping an awesome night in the basement of Hubbard Hall with Mike Mains & the Branches, supported by The Burley Griffin and Michigander. Follow: https://theburleygriffin.bandcamp.com/ https://michigander.bandcamp.com/ https://mikemainsmusic.bandcamp.com/

Who is Mike Mains?

Who is Mike Mains?

Claire Postelli

September 16, 2016

The Impact will be hosting the East Lansing date of Mike Mains’ Living Room Tour at MSU on September 22. Mike Mains himself will be performing with indie favorite Michigander. Tickets for MSU students plus one guest are now available for pick-up at the Impact station, and non-students can keep their ...