What We Learned From Week 15 in College Football: Playoffs Are Here; MSU, WMU, CMU, ND In Bowls
For Alabama, Oregon, Florida State and Ohio State, the college football championship hunt begins. Meanwhile, Michigan State, Western Michigan, Central Michigan and Notre Dame are also going to bowl games. As for Michigan fans, sorry but you have to wait until next year.
Black Friday Primer
As the aromas of turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes and pumpkin pie fill our homes, so too do thoughts of lining up in the dark and standing in the cold to get unbeatable deals on holiday gifts fill our minds. Black Friday will soon be upon us. If this excites you (as opposed to filling you with dread), we have a list of some stores and restaurants and when they’ll be open and offering those crazy
Gov. Rick Snyder Defeats Challenger Mark Schauer to Lead GOP Sweep for State Posts; U.S. Rep. Gary Peters Wins Senate Seat
Republican Gov. Rick Snyder led Democratic challenger Mark Schauer by about 70,000 votes with 56 percent of the total with 545 of Michigan's 4,877 precincts reporting, prompting the Free Press to project Snyder the winner.
What If Every Celebrity Was In Devo?
Who created the pyramids? What's the deal with Stonehenge? What would celebrities look like if they joined Devo?
Foo Fighters, Cheap Trick’s Rick Nielsen Rock ‘Stiff Competition’ [Video]
The Foo Fighters invited Cheap Trick’s Rick Nielsen to help them celebrate the fourth night of their weeklong invasion of the ‘Late Show With David Letterman.’
New Movies This Week: ‘Dawn of the Planet of the Apes,’ ‘And So It Goes,’ ‘Road to Paloma,’ ‘Land Ho!’ and ‘Boyhood’ [Video]
Hold onto your butts this weekend at the movies! With summer in full swing, the five -- that's right, five -- new releases are packed with action, terror and plenty of big laughs (and a little heart, too, if you’re into that kind of thing). Of course, looming over the quintet is a sequel prequel in the third series of "Planet of the Apes" movies.
30 Years Ago: Ray Parker Jr. Releases ‘Ghostbusters’ Theme Song [Video]
By Corbin Reiff | The Boombox Thirty years ago, when the producers of the now-classic supernatural comedy ‘Ghostbusters’ were in the need for a catchy theme song for their nascent film, there was only one man they thought to call; Fleetwood Mac guitarist Lindsey Buckingham. Luckily, when that fell through they reached out to Detroit’s own Ray Parker Jr., who went on to write one of the most recogn
Motley Crue Debuts ‘All Bad Things’ in Grand Rapids Performance [Video]
By Matthew Wilkening | Ultimate Classic Rock Mötley Crüe premiered a new song titled "All Bad Things" on Wednesday night during the opening show of its farewell run The Final Tour in Grand Rapids. Obviously, the recording of the song played at Van Andel Arena isn’t a band-endorsed, audiophile-quality recording. However, even in such rough form there’s enough to make us very curious to he
Motley Crue Drummer Tommy Lee’s Solos History: 30 Years of Insane Stunts [Video]
Nobody in rock history has done more to expand the concept of what a drum solo can look and sound like than Motley Crue's Tommy Lee. Here's video proof.
Sonic Youth Pays Loving Tribute to The Carpenters [Video]
In the first part of the '90s, tribute albums were all the rage. It seemed like every other day there was a new record full of both big- and small-name bands tipping their collective hats to an artist from the past. From Neil Young to Roky Erickson, and seemingly everyone in between, the market was flooded with tributes...
Have a Donut (or a Dozen) for National Donut Day [Video]
If you put down that morning Cruller or Long John because you're trying to watch your figure or keep your blood sugar from skyrocketing, go ahead and have one today. Just tell yourself it's National Donut Day.
‘The Arsenio Hall Show’ Canceled — Again
Bad news in the late-night television world. "The Arsenio Hall Show" has been pulled off the air for the second time in 20 years. The news may be surprising to some, since back in February when Jay Leno appeared on the show, he told Hall that it would be renewed for a second season...