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Review of Duff McKagan Book: It’s So Easy: And Other Lies

Most of the time any written piece ends up with a large part of material removed for a number of reasons. They range from clarity to word count to the fact that –...

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ADC from Grand Rapids. Better than Amway.

Over the past few weeks, I’ve been archiving some cassette tapes and among them is one of the best noise bands in history, and it came out of Michigan.  Grand Rapids...

Girl, Wanted is Edgar Nominee – What’s an Edgar?

I’m pleased to learn that my book, Girl, Wanted: The Chase for Sarah Pender (Penguin/Berkley, 2011) is one of five true crime books in the running for an Edgar. I...

Appeals to American Badass

Most people driving down I-96 just east of Lansing. Mich., can’t miss the broad side of a red barn that blares “Kid Rock Help Us Out,” in white paint.It’s been...

Edgar Award II

So that’s an Edgar – not given to nominees So the flurry of attention from alla you has been gratifying and humbling. I truly didn’t really get the...

Concert Tickets are Killing the Concert Industry

Rocking it Academic Style This story in the local Michigan free toss, called Revue, is a brief version of what I wrote initially. The piece originally took in a Kills...