Music promoters are looking for ways to combat sexual assault and other toxic behavior by providing a conflict-free area where community members can avoid harassment
These performers credit the city for propelling them to the next level.
From sold-out shows at Mac’s Bar to packed house gigs, it’s clear that the band’s passionate fans and boisterous stage presence add up to some of the most freewheeling performances on the local scene.
Hi-Hop goes hand in hand with hometown pride, a connection made as artists grow up in the most moderate of conditions in some of the roughest places in America.
Here’s a look at a campus singing group and an audio demonstration of how they layer diverse sounds into winning combinations.
Open mic performances are foundational to aspiring artists. They play for small crowds with minimal sound setup, providing an intimate setting.
Local man plays for wild crowds.
The activity threatens the existence of key Lansing-area music venues.
Lansing has the 10th most metal bands per capita in the United States. Detroit is 28th and Grand Rapids is 40th.
The appeal of sampling is more than just nostalgia for an old song that creates new music. It’s an homage to early inspirational artists and that just makes current artists feel good.