Leah Halili, Muri, and Lili on going places and working on new music

“He is kind of my muse. Naks!” Leah Halili might have been blushing during our quick sit-down with her. The singer-songwriter, looking comfortable in a snuggly sweater, was talking about how her husband, Nikee Banares, was her inspiration behind ‘Clear To Me,’ her recently released single. “It’s the story of how we met and … Read more

These Texans were trying to help run elections. Then Ken Paxton’s office launched criminal investigations. | Texas News | San Antonio

click to enlarge Twitter / @KenPaxtonTX Ken Paxton catches a limo ride with Donald Trump. This story was originally published by ProPublica, a nonprofit newsroom that investigates abuses of power. Sign up to receive our biggest stories as soon as they’re published. In the wake of the 2020 presidential election, Republican officials around the country have … Read more

West Michigan Fairs and Festivals in November

It is the time of year when the fairs and festivals shift to Christmas and Winter activities…from shopping to Christmas light displays. There are also events featuring food, wine, and weddings. Women in the Arts Festival Women in the Arts FestivalPhoto: Women in the Arts Festival via Facebook Friday, November 11-Saturday, November 12, 2022 – … Read more

New this week on Netflix: ‘Killer Sally,’ ‘Blockbuster,’ and more shows guaranteed to bring a fractured America together | Streaming | Orlando

Premieres Wednesday, Nov. 2: The Final Score — A Colombian miniseries revisits the shocking case of footballer Andrés Escobar, who was killed in cold blood for scoring an own goal that eliminated his team from the 1994 World Cup. Wow, when Orlando City fucks up, the worst punishment they have to worry about is drinking … Read more

List: This weekend in Acadiana

Below is a list of events, festivals and cook-offs happening around Acadiana this weekend. ACADIA PARISH Crowley International Rice Festival – October 20-26 in Crowley, La. EVANGELINE PARISH Village of Chataignier 4th Annual Breast Cancer Awareness Walk & Gumbo Cook is Saturday, October 22, at Village of Chataignier Recreational Park! Registration opens at 11 am, … Read more

The Lone Bellow to Bring Their Distinct Take on Americana Music to Cincinnati’s Memorial Hall | Music Feature | Cincinnati

click to enlarge Photo: Eric Ryan Anderson The Lone Bellow Editor’s note: This story is featured in the Oct. 19 print edition of CityBeat. It’s clear that Half Moon Light is not your average Americana record when you hear the opening piano chords ring out in a stately, gospel style – and then learn that … Read more

A look inside Michigan’s Anatomy of Death Museum and the ‘king of weird’ who runs it | The Halloween Issue | Detroit

click to enlarge Randiah Camille Green How to get a head in business: Todd LaRosa opened his Anatomy of Death Museum in 2019. Taxidermy, bone jewelry, and skulls are the first things you’ll see upon entering the Anatomy of Death Museum in Mount Clemens. It’s not quite shocking for anyone who grew up obsessed with … Read more

Metro Detroit’s Eloise Asylum rises from the dead as world-class haunted attraction | The Halloween Issue | Detroit

click to enlarge Courtesy photo The Kay Beard Building is one of the remaining structures of the once-sprawling Eloise Psychiatric Hospital. For the first time since the 1980s, the Kay Beard Building at Westland’s sprawling former Eloise Psychiatric Hospital campus is once again accepting patients. Well, sort of. A long-abandoned icon of local lore with … Read more

Tove Lo: ‘Do people still want to hear my thoughts and my feelings?’ – Music News

Tove Lo joins Zane Lowe live in studio on Apple Music 1 to discuss her forthcoming album ‘Dirt Femme’. She tells Apple Music why she thinks it’s her best album yet and discusses exploring femininity on the project, album tracks “Grapefruit” and “Suburbia”, her love/hate relationship with social media, collaborating with Channel Tres, getting married … Read more

‘The Watcher’, yet another new show from Ryan Murphy, premieres this week as does ‘Batwheels’ and ‘Dark Glasses’ | Streaming | Orlando

click to enlarge Photo courtesy Netflix Ryan Murphy adapts a real-life stalker story in ‘The Watcher,’ premiering Thursday on Netflix Everything new on Netflix, Peacock, Disney+, Hulu and Shudder this week. Premieres Wednesday, Oct. 12: Belascoarán, P.I. — The Mexico City of the 1970s is the setting for a crime series whose title character quits … Read more