There’s an actual Yacht Rock band and they’re playing in Michigan this weekend
DETROIT - Want Toto? Michael McDonald, Ambrosia, Christopher Cross, Kenny Loggins... check, check, check and check. You don’t have to wind your way down to Baker Street, wherever that might be, to listen to some of the smoothest hits of the 70s and 80s. You can grab your best captain’s hat and head to Downtown Detroit this weekend. That’s where Yacht Rock Revue is performing on Sunday, August 21st at the Music Hall Amphitheater.mlive.com
Jon Batiste tops Grammys; Silk Sonic soars, Rodrigo crowned
Jon Batiste won album of the year honors for “We Are” at the Grammy Awards on Sunday, giving him five trophies on a night that saw the ’70s funk of Silk Sonic take record of the year and song of the year and newcomer Olivia Rodrigo take three awards.
Eight candidates running for Whitehall City Council in revamped election cycle
WHITEHALL, MI -- Eight candidates are vying for seats on the Whitehall City Council in a revamped election cycle for the city this November. Keith Heidelberg, 39, works for the White Lake Fire Authority and has been a firefighter and EMT for 20 years. Holmstrom represents Whitehall on the White Lake Fire Authority Board, is a member of the Whitehall Marina Advisory Committee and served on the Whitehall City Council from 2003-17. He also assisted with recording of performances at the Playhouse at White Lake Community during the COVID shutdown. He previously served on the Whitehall City Council for 14 years and on the Whitehall Planning Commission for three years.mlive.com