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Pure Michigan Statewide Sing-along premiers

Rob Bliss & Jeff Barrett, creators of the fantastic Grand Rapids lip dub video premiered their Pure Michigan Statewide Sing-along at halftime of the Lions game on Sunday. It was filmed in 50 Michigan cities in 7 days. It's a pretty cool travelogue…
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Jeremy Stein talks Electric Forest Festival

The Electric Forest Festival is sponsoring Absolute Michigan's Arts & Entertainment section for the summer, and we've got a series of interviews to help you learn more about the festival and musicians who'll be there: Mike Devol of Greensky…
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The Return of Rothbury: 2011 Electric Forest Festival

Rothbury Festival 2009 by Ã…nne Two years ago, Absolute Michigan joined tens of thousands of folks at the Rothbury Music Festival.  The festival wasn't able to secure the commitments necessary to make it work in 2010, but they will…
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Muskegon solar array will be Michigan's largest

Thanks to the Grand Vision for the find... Inovateus Solar, Chart House Energy and Torresen Marine are partnering on a $740,000 solar power development atop the 28,000 square foot sailboat storage facility at Torreson Marine in Muskegon.…
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Photo Friday: beach walk by abigail burch

abigail burch (Abby Burch) says that she's always loved photography and loves taking pictures of things, places and people she finds interesting with her still relatively new Canon Rebel Xsi . You can (and should) check this photo of…
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Michigan Wind Energy Zones & Windmills in the Water

167|365 ride the wind by nicole st. john The Huron Daily Tribune noted last week in Final report: Wind potential high that the final report issued Thursday by the Michigan Wind Energy Resource Zone Board (view PDF) identified key regions…
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2009 Rothbury Music Festival lineup and tickets

Tough Decisions by Ross Sandelius Billboard Magazine reports that last year's four-day Rothbury Festival ranked No. 8 on their 2008 top-grossing festivals tally, pulling in $7.4 million and drawing 120,820 music fans. Unsurprisingly, they're…
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Ride the Luge in Muskegon

Byron Goggin of Wild Weekend TV has a cool feature from one of only 3 Olympic class luge complexes in the United States. It's in Muskegon and open to the public - check it out! Here's a link to part two of the program. More about the…
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Frosty Tuesday: Silver Bells, Falling Snow & Skidding Autos

Thistle Stop by photoshoparama The 24th annual Silver Bells in the City takes place this Friday (Nov 21) in downtown Lansing. The event features a parade of lights, the lighting of Michigan's Christmas tree and (weather permitting) a fireworks…
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Growing up with Michigan's Adventure

When Camille Jourden-Mark was two years old, her father, Roger Jourden, bought Deer Park with the intention of turning it into an amusement park. At first, the Jourdens lived in a tiny house inside the park. From a young age, Jourden-Mark…
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2008 Rothbury Ticket Giveaway from GM Next & Absolute Michigan

We had some great entries and it was tough to make our promised arbitrary decision. We'd really like to thank all of you who took the time to make your case and hope that we get many more chances to give you stuff. After a brief drum roll, here's…