Local Music

The Fun Machine

EDITOR’S NOTE: This is a reprint of an article that ran on our former website. We are in the process of moving everything to one place. We hope you enjoy reading the story again. By ELIZABETH SCHAFER, Associate Editor Monday nights are pretty low key in Mt. Pleasant, especially on the live music scene — except […]

Bracken family full of talent

EDITOR’S NOTE: This is a reprint of an article that ran on our former website. We are in the process of moving everything to one place. We hope you enjoy reading the story again.  By ELIZABETH SCHAFER, Associate Editor People say that children are a reflection of their parents. If this theory is true, then Daniel […]

How Afterhours can change your life

EDITOR’S NOTE: This is a reprint of an article that ran on our former website. We are in the process of moving everything to one place. We hope you enjoy reading the story again.  By ELIZABETH SCHAFER, Associate Editor They are called the Afterhours Experience for a reason. Usually the fun starts “afterhours.” At least […]

Stillwater still going strong

EDITOR’S NOTE: This is a reprint of an article that ran on our former website. We are in the process of moving everything to one place. We hope you enjoy reading the story again.  By ELIZABETH SCHAFER, Associate Editor It’s like the beginning, middle, and end of any epic movie about a small town band in […]

Administrator still rockin’ the house

Administrator still rockin’ the house

By ELIZABETH SCHAFER, Associate Editor If you were around Mt. Pleasant in the ’90s, you may remember the band Red Fish Blue Fish — a soul-infused blues jam band that rocked MP, and later East Lansing and Detroit. Mid Michigan Community College’s Chief Information Officer, Anthony Freds, was a founding member of the band. Frequently […]

Alma quartet to perform in Clare

The Clare County Arts Council will present “Suitable Union,” a barbershop quartet from Alma, at its general meeting at the Pere Marquette District Library in Clare at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 14. The program is free and the public is invited to attend.

A hip hop night to remember

By BENJAMIN WILLIAMS, Staff Writer Wayside Central and Dynamic Duo Entertainment closed out the last show of the school year with a bang. Fans from all over the state of Michigan were in attendance to catch Flint resident Jon Connor and his Blue City Club team live on April 25. The evening began with some […]