Legendary rocker Todd Rundgren also produced such iconic albums as Meatloaf’s Bat out of Hell and Grand Funk Railroad’s We’re an American Band. Rundgren’s song “Time Heals,” was the first music video to utilize state-of-the-art compositing of live action and computer graphics (produced and directed by Rundgren), and became the second video to be played on MTV (after “Video Killed the Radio Star”). His best known songs include “Hello, it’s me,” “I Saw the Light” and the sports anthem “Bang the Drum All Day.”
I’ve been writing for The Current for almost 10 years now…, which is crazy to think about. But I’ve known musician Jeffrey Freer for longer than that, from previous bands as well as some of his solo material. He was an Ypsilanti and an Ann Arbor regular for years, but moved away for a spell.
Terry Holbrook heads home from downtown Ann Arbor to Dexter after working his shift as a video editor. It’s a winter night. The highway is icy. The car ahead skids, then crashes. Terry, the everyman in author Mark Beyer’s new page-turner crime thriller, Hired Man, pulls over and rushes to the aid of the injured
“Heathers”, the 2014 musical based on the 1989 movie starring Winona Ryder, will be presented by Ann Arbor Civic Theatre from June 7th-10th at the Lydia Mendelssohn Theatre.