New opportunities to take in the sights and sounds begin with the June opening of The Waterloo State Recreation Area in Chelsea’s five mile mountain biking, hiking and cross-country skiing trail. The trail, part of a planned 20-mile loop, dubbed the DTE Energy Foundation Trail, was made possible by a $255,000 grant from the DTE Energy Foundation. The trail is the latest update to the Waterloo Recreation Area, the largest state park in Michigan’s Lower Peninsula.
I have a soft spot in my heart for midnight movies. The best times I’ve had at the movies are going with friends, or even alone, and meeting new devotees of a midnight movie. You can check out these cult classics through the end of summer only at The State.
Evan Haywood brings his “psychedelic folk fables” to the Electric Eye Cafe this Monday. Haywood is an Ann Arbor-based songwriter and sound-conjurer, currently nearing completion of his second solo album, Perfumed Gardens. We’ll have an interview with Haywood posted next week, discussing his approach to reinventing the realms of folk music, as well as the launch
Boom for real was a catchphrase Basquiat said when something really wowed him. It’s impossible to believe that anyone seeing this film won’t walk away feeling inspired; the film is a boom, for real.