Indie Rock Best Bet: Awolnation

Written by Lindsay Patton-Carson | Thursday, 21 February 2013 10:07 |

In his early twenties, Aaron Bruno was a Warped Tour darling as frontman for post-grunge/punk band Home Town Hero. The group went kaput before its second album was released, so homeboy was out a job.

Finding the funny in West Michigan

Written by Alexandra Fluegel | Thursday, 21 February 2013 10:05 |

Three years ago, Sarah Cavanaugh was a self-described "average West Michigan mom." She added "comedian" to her resume when coworkers encouraged her to sign up for a community comedy showcase during the inaugural year of the 10-day comedy festival LaughFest.

Warning: Graphic Content

Written by Alexandra Fluegel | Thursday, 21 February 2013 10:05 |

Graphic design gives shape to the thousands of messages we encounter every day — from soup can labels to your favorite online news source. A genre that often goes overlooked in the art world is getting this special treatment this month in a collaborative exhibition between two well-established Grand Rapids arts institutions.

Poop-Your-Pants Funny

Written by Missy Black | Thursday, 21 February 2013 10:03 |

With the following LaughFest artists and events taking over the month of March, the mood lightens, we forget our troubles and we give in to that funny feeling. If you're looking to involve the kiddos, you've come to the right place.

Taste This: Top 5 Brewpub Menus

Written by Matt Simpson Siegel | Thursday, 21 February 2013 10:03 |

Brewery Vivant has an ever-evolving rotation of French, Belgian and Bavarian-inspired dishes that deserve a published cookbook. Dinner specials change often and past plates have included roasted half-chickens in a vivacious pan jus and a cumin and bee pollen rubbed pork tenderloin sided with rosemary scented beets.

March Eclectic Round Up

Written by Audria Larsen | Thursday, 21 February 2013 10:00 |

This month, live cirque entertainment reigns. From old timey, sepia-toned stage shows and boozy St. Patty's Day street performances to a symphonic cirque extravaganza and a fanciful explosion of sensual dance, immerse yourself in a multi-faceted world where fantasy lives, thrives and inspires.

Unknown Mortal Orchestra Brings Psychedelic Carnival to Holland

Written by Carly Plank | Tuesday, 26 February 2013 19:00 |

Although you shoved your Halloween costume into a closet months ago, you will soon have an occasion to dust it off.

American Idiot: Rock or Walk Out

Written by Allison Parker | Thursday, 21 February 2013 09:58 |

If there's one word that does not describe Miller Auditorium's production ofAmerican Idiot, it's 'low-key.' Since its debut in 2009, the punk-rock stage musical has delighted and offended audiences alike with its rebellious music, outrageous lyrics and defiant spirit.

March Film: Happy Hat LLC; PegMar Productions

Written by Anya Zentmeyer | Thursday, 21 February 2013 09:57 |

Somewhere between winter and spring, in a perpetually thawing purgatory of strong winds and even stronger whiskey, there is the month of March. Cozy up to a film while you await spring.

Missy Black's Style Notes: jb and me; Cheeky Strut; A La Mode AFFAIR

Written by Missy Black | Thursday, 21 February 2013 09:55 |

Pantone's color of the year is Emerald, which is your cue to buy up the shade in mass amounts. It's hailed as a lively, radiant and lush green, and if you're starting to worry on where to find it, jb and me has you covered. With a store in Holland and one in Grand Rapids, co-owner Jamie Grasman says jb and me plans to play with this color in their accessories, shoes and skinny jeans selection.

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