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Creative Youth Center hosts Story Slam

by Grand Rapids Creative Youth Center (Grand Rapids Cr...)

Submitted 04-04-2017 under NONPROFITS

The Grand Rapids Creative Youth Center (CYC) will host “Story Slam: A Competition,” on April 18. Focused on the theme “You Can’t Judge a Book by Its Cover,” the brief stories will last no longer than five minutes. A...

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Get transported by the debut video of Grand Rapids band I Believe in Julio

by Claire Breen (breensea)

Submitted 06-28-2016 under OPINION

Take a ride with the dudes of I Believe in Julio in their debut music video for Big Trucks, the hit track off their upcoming, and long-awaited album, "An Episodic Memory," to be released this summer by 1980 Records. The official...

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Get transported by the debut video of Grand Rapids band I Believe in Julio

by Claire Breen (breensea)

Submitted 06-28-2016 under LOCAL LIFE

Take a ride with the dudes of I Believe in Julio in their debut music for Big Trucks, the hit track off their upcoming, and long awaited album, "An Episodic Memory" to be released this summer by 1980 Records, the official release show...

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"The Cast Away Tour" Send Off.

by Marcel Price (FableTellsTruth)

Submitted 01-29-2015 under

"The Cast Away Tour" Is a 10 week tour that Fable The Poet will be going on starting May 10th. This event is a last rally for funds, and one last going away party before he hits the road! There will be 3 DJ's 3 Features and 3 Special...

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Andy Angelo Press Club experiences art, music in downtown Grand Rapids

by Andy Angelo Press Club (Andy Angelo Pre...)

Submitted 05-21-2014 under NONPROFITS

The Andy Angelo Press Club attended Art.Downtown on April 11, 2014 and then later that weekend attended the La Dispute concert at the Pyramid Scheme. They got a chance to interview artists at Art.Downtown. and the band at The Pyramid Scheme. Here,...

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Story Matters: Michael Johnson shares how Grand Rapids is a hidden gem

by The Rapidian (The Rapidian)

Submitted 08-29-2013 under NONPROFITS

We build community when we share our stories - whether they be a memory, an experience or just simply telling what we think is great about this place. While in Ah Nab Awen Park on Friday, August 23, The Rapidian's Story Matters project asked...

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Dance to End Bullying August 22nd at The Pyramid Scheme

by End Bullying, Save Lives (endbullyingsavelives)

Submitted 08-16-2013 under NONPROFITS

The dance party, titled “Dance to End Bullying”, will feature a silent auction, featuring items from local businesses.  The event will also feature spoken word artist Levi the Poet who will speak about the issue of bullying, as well...

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Amnesty International- Grand Rapids holding "Jamnesty For Human Rights Awareness"

by James Quatrine (jquatrine)

Submitted 04-12-2013 under LOCAL LIFE

On April 16, the Grand Rapids chapter of Amnesty International will hold their first "Jamnesty For Human Rights Awareness" at The Pyramid Scheme in Grand Rapids. The show features a solid line-up that includes blues/rock artist Lucas...

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WMI sits down with the awesome Kate Nash

by James Quatrine (jquatrine)

Submitted 03-19-2013 under LOCAL LIFE

In this episode, The Crane Wives singers/guitarists, Emilee Petersmark and Kate Pillsbury, and I had the chance to sit down at Stella’s Lounge with Kate Nash before her show at The Pyramid Scheme on March 17.   She talked about her new...

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Catalyst Radio: LadyfestGR to showcase female talent, benefit Our Kitchen Table

by Catalyst Radio (Catalyst Radio)

Submitted 03-15-2013 under LOCAL LIFE

Don't have time to listen now? Download the mp3 and listen at your leisure.   INTERVIEW After a successful inaugural LadyfestGR in 2012, the now annual event is set to kick off next week, expanding to two days of women-only musical...

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