Arts & More

Arts & More
12:00 am
Fri November 28, 2014

Jay Gavan Takes a "Breather"

The cover for Jay Gavan's new album, "Breather," featuring a tintype by Robert Shimmin.
Credit Jay Gavan/Robert Shimmin

If you follow music in Kalamazoo, you might recognize Jay Gavan’s name from any one of several prominent local bands.

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10:55 am
Tue November 25, 2014

Vogue Writer Comes To Kalamazoo, Shops Winter Apparel

Liana Satenstein of stands beside two Michigan duck hunters at Louie's Trophy House Grill in Kalamazoo
Credit Liana Satenstein

You wouldn’t expect to see Carhartt jackets and overalls at a fashion show, but writer for Liana Satenstein says it’s not so far-fetched.

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Arts & More
7:55 am
Tue November 25, 2014

WMU Symphony To Play Nutcracker Suite For Moscow Ballet

Credit Moscow Ballet

It’s not hard to find a staging of the Nutcracker Ballet around the holidays, but this year the ballet company that started it all is coming to Western Michigan University’s Miller Auditorium.

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Local Author
10:12 pm
Mon November 24, 2014

Learn The History Of The Other Kellogg

W.K. Kellogg is best known for his breakfast cereals, but his brother, Dr. John Harvey Kellogg, is better known for running the Battle Creek Sanitarium and his seemingly radical religious beliefs.

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Local Music
8:42 pm
Thu November 20, 2014

Those Who Remain: Spiritual Music To Get Over Loss

As you’re adjusting the dial on your radio, it might take you a while to realize the song you’re listening to is religious. If it weren’t for buzzwords like “God” or “holy,” maybe we’d never know. You won't find too many of these words in Darryl Loiacano's new album Those Who Remain. Loiacano says it's a spiritual album, but it's for people of all religions.

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