Wilson rises up with new LP
June 5 2015
With a debut 2013 album titled “Full Blast Fuckery,” one could guess that Wilson delivers fist-pumping hard-rock tunes. Known for its colossal, riff-driven sound, the Detroit based band comprises...
Historical Society of Greater Lansing offers summer walking tours
June 4 2015
THURSDAY, JUNE 4 — Lansing residents can get a little history while they get a little exercise this summer. The Historical Society kicks off its series of summer walking tours Saturday with a tour...
East Lansing City Council approves transfer of (SCENE) Metrospace control to MSU
June 3 2015
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 3 — The wait is finally over. After months of negotiations, East Lansing City Council voted to approve a five-year operating agreement between the City of East Lansing and the department...
MSU´s Summer Circle Theatre moves into its new digs
June 3 2015
After nearly 40 years of wandering in the wildernesses of the Red Cedar River — enduring floods and plagues of mosquitos — MSU’s Summer Circle Theatre has arrived at its promised land:...
New downtown country bar part of national trend
June 3 2015
So far, 2015 is shaping up to be the year of the Duke in Metro Lansing. In April, 94.1 FM became Duke FM, swapping its alt rock playlist for old school country. And last week, downtown Lansing’s...
River City MRKT brings creative art and crafts to REO Town
June 3 2015
Great things always seem to come in pairs: peanut butter and jelly, Hall & Oates and Calvin and Hobbes, just to name a few. And while the individual components of famous pairings are extremely enjoyable...
Project Pop Up brings unexpected art to downtown Lansing
June 3 2015
The streets of downtown Lansing are under attack. Not by muggers or criminals, but by guerilla artists planning artful ambushes and wielding “bombs” of vibrant yarn. It’s all part of...
What does the (SCENE) Metrospace transition mean for East Lansing?
June 3 2015
East Lansing City Council met Tuesday night, with all signs pointing to approval of the proposed operating agreement that will turn control of (SCENE) Metrospace, the city’s downtown contemporary...
MSU clarinetist Guy Yehuda flies high on new CD
June 3 2015
Clarinets have a reputation as the splashing, raucous waterfowl of the orchestral ecosystem, indelicate tubes that Review emit goosey honks and lubricious smears. There’s not much duck in Guy Yehuda,...
Williamston Theatre capitalizes on intimacy
June 3 2015
With its latest production, “Outside Mullingar,” Williamston Theatre proves once again why it earns such recognition as its 2014 National Theatre Company grant. It selects plays that maximize...
‘Best of Friends’ serves up cold revenge
June 3 2015
Imagine a world where people assumed the worst intentions of others and acted on their basest instincts. Welcome to “Best of Friends,” a dark comedy from the twisted mind of Jeff Daniels (yes,...
Saturday, June 6
June 3 2015
Live music will be on tap at East Lansing’s Bailey Park Saturday as the sixth annual Pumpstock American roots festival takes over the park. The event is hosted by East Lansing’s popular Pump...
A survey of Lansing's musical landscape
June 3 2015
Laura Stevenson at Mac´s Bar, Thursday, June 4 Brooklyn-based indie-folk-rock songwriter Laura Stevenson headlines an all-ages show Thursday at Mac’s Bar. Openers are Tidal, Cardboard Swords...
Thai Princess opens downtown Lansing location
June 2 2015
TUESDAY, JUNE 2 — Okemos’ popular Thai Princess restaurant has partnered with House of Eden Rock to serve Thai offerings at the downtown bar. The downtown location is now serving lunch, with...
Joshua Davis comes to Wharton Center June 26
June 1 2015
MONDAY, JUNE 1— Longtime Lansing resident and MSU alumnus Joshua Davis, finalist on NBC’s “The Voice,” returns for a special concert at on June 26 at Wharton Center’s Cobb...
Kyle Kinane brings his comedy show to the Loft
May 29 2015
Stand-up comedian Kyle Kinane performs tomorrow at the Loft. Kinane has had a longstanding relationship with Comedy Central, doing everything from his own comedy specials to serving as the voice of the...
Tuesday vote scheduled for (SCENE) Metrospace transition
May 28 2015
THURSDAY, MAY 28 — The Department of Art, Art History and Design at Michigan State University is one step closer to securing a deal with the City of East Lansing for curatorial control of (SCENE)...
Joshua davis reflects on ‘the voice,’´ looks to the future
May 27 2015
Joshua Davis’ improbable run on “The Voice” ended on May 19’s season finale, with the former Lansing resident and Steppin’ In It frontman finishing in third place behind champion...
East Lansing’s Summer Solstice Jazz Festival announces diverse lineup
May 27 2015
From gutbucket thumps to gossamer tones, guitar chords to vocal cords, straightahead to way-out-there, the 19th annual East Lansing Summer Solstice Jazz Festival has announced its most diverse, high-caliber...
‘Kinky Boots’ dance captain has Lansing roots
May 27 2015
For most Broadway performers, a national tour means many nights on the road, sleeping in unfamiliar cities. For one member of the “Kinky Boots” touring cast, however, the musical’s stop...

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