Nightlife

Feature Story Dakota Cox entertains the crowd during a Michigan Drag Brunch performance Sunday, Sept. 25, 2022 at 501 Bar and Grill in downtown Flint.
Feature Story Flint native Michael Absher became the first DJ at The Back Room in 1992, which then became Kelly’s Pub, and is now known as The Loft.
In The News The new mural at The Golden Leaf captures elements of music notes, golden leaves, and the legendary Aretha Franklin mid-song.

The Golden Leaf Club celebrates 101 years with new legendary mural


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Flint honors Pride Month with a parade of events


Feature Story Flint native Jerrid Heidel is the owner of Blackstones Smokehouse in downtown Flint.

The touchpoints of success with Blackstones Smokehouse


Feature Story Formed in Nederland, Colorado, the Yonder Mountain String Band have been together since 1998.
Feature Story Several Flint musicians hit the road to Austin, TX to perform at the global music festival, South By Southwest (SXSW), from March 11-20, 2022 

Flint music artists bring “The Sound of Flint” to SXSW


Feature Story Flint native Maiya LeGardye, 23, is the first African American woman to hold the position of General Manager of Flint Local 432 located in downtown Flint.

Introducing Flint Local 432's General Manager, Maiya LeGardye


Feature Story The Machine Shop has given a stage to local and national rock, metal and country acts for almost two decades.
In The News Unfortunately, the music industry at large isn’t always a safe space for African American women to speak up and speak out, yet, it hasn’t stopped Reesé and Tay from living their dreams and giving back to the community.

Becoming the power source of Flint with The 810 Flow


Feature Story Within Velly Beretta’s eyes—named after his first name and his favorite gun—is the look of a man who carries the weight of the world upon his shoulders.
Feature Story The intimacy created is purposeful—intentional energy fostered by RudeBoi to manifest the best from the artists he works with and the music composed.