. May 29, 2015.

Street Musician
Violin Monster
Runner Up: Mr. Bill

New Artist/Band

Local Album
Changing The Sound of Your Room
by Muruga & The Cosmic Hoedown Band
Runner up: The Deep Enders
by Matt Jones

Jared Van Eck

Runner Up: N/A

Matt Jones
Runner Up: Frontier Ruckus

Duke Newcomb
Runner Up: A-Plu$

Jazz /Blues
Laith al Saadi
Runner Up: Dave Sharp

Blue Snaggletooth
Runner Up: Muruga & the Cosmic Hoedown

Open mic
The Ark
316 S. Main St.
Runner Up: Crossroads

Live music
The Ark
316 S. Main St.
Runner Up: The Blind Pig

Dance Club
516 E. Liberty St.
Runner Up: Live

Pick-up Bar
516 E. Liberty St.


Tanager’s New Album ‘HZ Donut’: Premiering New Single “Tiny Galaxies”

The beautiful thing about the kinds of songs that Tanager make are how layered they are… These are guitars that envelop you, drums that pull you, melodic phrases that levitate you (and no, I’m not on drugs as I write this)… Those ethereal traits have always distinguished a Tanager song, a hybrid of coarse distortion

Have We Met?—The Dialogue Between Past and Present

It is heartrending to see that message, reverberated through the past and into the present. Cynics may be tempted to ask, “Have we really made any progress?”. Yet, above the calls of protest and activism, the gallery is also filled with silence, waiting for the viewer’s response to the question, “Will you change it?”

Moore Takes Aim at Both Parties in Fahrenheit 11/9

Flint’s story is essential to the film because it illustrates the power of greed and why corporate money has no place in government. Macroeconomics 101 tells us that corporations are beholden to one thing—their stockholders. Humans do not enter into this equation. How can you have a democracy for the people when corporate money runs the government? You can’t.

The Kelloggs—The Battling Brothers of Battle Creek

Following Dr. John Harvey Kellogg, a prodigious doctor whose ecstasy over medicine overshadowed his regard for those closest to him, and his striving younger brother W.K., who toiled unappreciated under his brother before setting off on his own to great fame and success.