Annual Fundraisers Support Art Education

Story by Jeremy Kohn Artistic works from the greater Lansing area will be on display at the Green Door Bar & Grill on Sunday, Feb 16. for the 6th annual Love Lansing Art Fundraiser. The event, which has raised over $31,000 for Lansing Elementary art education, is sponsored by Paul Vetne, LCC Radio, and The…

Shop Local: Lansing Gift Guide

We’ve compiled a list of tons of local grocers, boutiques, small businesses, artists, makers, and more for the holiday gift-giving season. Take a look at this greater Lansing area gift guide, and support #SmallBusinessSaturday this weekend.

Behind the Robes: A Super Secret Cult Band’s Revealing Interview

Story by Sarah Spohn All hats are off with this one! Ahead of the Reo Town’s Nightmare off Elm Street Halloween party, we’ve got an exclusive, revealing interview with the newest band to haunt the streets of REO Town: Super Secret Cult Band. The Apocalyptic Pop Vignettes takes over the Robin Theatre on Friday, Oct….

BLED, Sweat, & Tears: BLEDfest Says Farewell After 15 Years

Story by Jeremy Kohn Tired of spending a Saturday night on the couch watching Netflix? Need a night out on the town?  Does being in a room full of sweaty punk-kids raging for 12 hours sound more enticing? If you answered yes, then you might be a prime candidate attendee to the last-ever BLEDFEST music…

Fiction 440 Fosters Fun, Creativity

Story by Jeremy Kohn A community of creative writing. 440 words or less. Three mandatory words included. This has been the formula of Lansing’s Fiction 440 for the past nine years. Their next event, the group’s 54th event, will be held at the East Lansing Art Festival on Saturday, May 18. Fiction 440 began with Aaron Matthews…

Grafius to Grace The Robin Theatre with Acoustic Performance

Story by Jeremy Kohn For 42-year-old Brandon Grafius, life is about living his two passions — ministry and music. He blends together both through his songwriting and performing. Grafius will perform an acoustic and piano accompanied set at the Robin Theatre on Thursday, May 16. The apple doesn’t fall too far from the musical tree…

ALT Printing Co. is an Ode to Good Ole Fashioned, Handmade Art

Story by Sarah Spohn High school sweethearts-turned husband and wife (totes adorbs, we know) Kristen and Tony Wilson grew up the same way many of us did — with society’s timeline of high school, college, working for the man, and hopefully, retirement. If you rolled your eyes at that trajectory, we’re right there with you….

Your Guide to Capital City Film Fest

Story by Jeremy Kohn and Sarah Spohn The Capital City Film Fest is about to take over our quaint little capital city in the biggest, best way possible – hundreds of films, concerts, and way, way more. The annual festival expanded this year, and runs from April 11-21 in downtown Lansing. With so much going…