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We Watch It for the Music | SNL Part II – Musical Guests

We Watch It for the Music | SNL Part II - Musical Guests

Greg McClure
April 19, 2017
Filed under Music, Watch for the Music

Sometimes the best reason to tune in to SNL is for the musical guest at the end. With musicians spanning almost every genre, there is at least one performance for everyone. This  article isn’t a comprehensive list of the best, nor are they the most important performances, but instead this list is...

We Watch It for the Music | SNL Part I – Skits

We Watch It for the Music | SNL Part I - Skits

Greg McClure
April 19, 2017
Filed under Music, Watch for the Music

Saturday Night Live has been around since 1975, influencing our culture since its inception. From the beginning, the late night TV show has always included skits that are focused on music. Oftentimes, these skits end up being  the  best part of the episode. With several notable skits to choose from,...

Drivers facing the great unknown at brand new Texas Motor Speedway

Drivers facing the great unknown at brand new Texas Motor Speedway

April 8, 2017
Filed under Sports

Texas Motor Speedway has always been known for doing things bigger and better. That will be no different this weekend. The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series travels to the Lone Star State for the O’Reilly Auto Parts 500 this Sunday. But a newly repaved and reconfigured track is primed to give drivers fits, as they come into with zero track time and not kno...

NASCAR Heads West To Sin City

March 11, 2017
Filed under Sports

LAS VEGAS, NV – The entertainment capital of the world is a major destination for any human being. With a plethora of events to take in day and night outside of the sporting world, it’s no surprise that Vegas is one of the biggest tourist cities in the United States. But for one weekend (and more in the future...

Pistons Stand Pat at Trade Deadline

Pistons Stand Pat at Trade Deadline

Andrew Birkle
February 25, 2017
Filed under Articles, Pistons, Professional Sports, Sports

The window for NBA teams to make trades this season ended Thursday at 3:00 p.m. Despite Reggie Jackson, Andre Drummond and Kentavious Caldwell-Pope being rumored in trades, Detroit Pistons president of basketball operations and coach Stan Van Gundy decided to stand pat. A major reason the Pistons were trying t...

Pistons Stand Pat at Trade Deadline

Pistons Stand Pat at Trade Deadline

February 25, 2017
Filed under Sports

The window for NBA teams to make trades this season ended Thursday at 3:00 p.m. Despite Reggie Jackson, Andre Drummond and Kentavious Caldwell-Pope being rumored in trades, Detroit Pistons president of basketball operations and coach Stan Van Gundy decided to stand pat. A major reason the Pistons were trying t...

Impacter’s Top 10 Albums of 2016

Impacter's Top 10 Albums of 2016

Impact Content Team
December 20, 2016
Filed under Music

Impact Staff picks their Top 10 Albums of 2016. Dom Korzecke Special Projects Director 1.Worry. - Jeff Rosenstock In a year of intense discontent from all sides of life, Jeff Rosenstock’s Worry. came at exactly the right time. Exploring themes of helplessness, discontent, and the quest for something real...

Earnhardt Jr. Remains Out, Gordon Still in for Milestone at Watkins Glen

August 5, 2016
Filed under Sports

This weekend, the NASCAR Sprint Cup and XFINITY Series head up north to the southern tip of Seneca Lake in New York to Watkins Glen International for some road course racing. The second and final for the NSCS, and the second of four in the NXS. The Cheez-It 355 (90 laps, 355 km) will take place on Sund...

Pity Party | 6.15.16

Pity Party | 6.15.16

Erica Marra
June 15, 2016
Filed under Pity Party, Shows

On tonight's show, hosts Kevin and Erica caught up on playing tons of new music from artists like You Blew It!, Say Anything, and mewithoutYou in addition to spinning your classic emo and punk favorites. More to come next Wednesday! [su_spoiler title="Click for playlist: 8 p.m - 9 p.m" style="simple"] Bloodhound...

Ty Segall at The Majestic | 3.5.16

Ty Segall at The Majestic | 3.5.16

Andrew Becker
March 21, 2016
Filed under Concert Reviews, Music

It was rather cold for showgoers as they waited at the Majestic for doors to open. The cafe could not contain excited fans and attendees would be instead saving their heat to fill the large theater cove. Tonight’s performance would need all the room to hold pit-ready fans. Probably slipping pas...

Earnhardt Jr., Kenseth and Others Look to Rebound at Kansas

Earnhardt Jr., Kenseth and Others Look to Rebound at Kansas

October 16, 2015
Filed under Sports

After yet another crazy, wild and dramatic Sunday afternoon of the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup, the circuit heads to Kansas Speedway for the second race of the second round of this year’s playoffs. But before we look ahead to the Hollywood Casino 400, some things happened during the week that mad...

We Watch it for the Music | Grind

We Watch it for the Music | Grind

Hayden Harris
October 7, 2015
Filed under Album Reviews, Music, Watch for the Music

Unknown, underrated (frankly, IMDb can fall off a bridge for this rating), and full of heart are apt descriptions of both the characters in Grind and the film itself. Grind centers on a group of unlikely friends, whose only similarities are their misfit statuses, impressive dancing abilities, and ...

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