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Disney Springs in Orlando, Florida Photo Essay

By Alexis Simpson 1486 E Buena Vista Dr Orlando, FL 32830 (407) 939-6244 Open Today 10:00AM – 11:00PM Price Range: $


Morimoto Asia in Disney Springs Orlando, Florida (Photo Review)

By Alexis Simpson 1600 E Buena Vista Dr Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830 (407) 939-6686 Open Today 11:30AM – 12:00AM Price Range: $$$ ART FOOD/ DRINKS/ DESSERTS THE KITCHEN THE OUTSIDE


The Amazing Prato Restaurant in Winter Park, Florida (Photo Essay)

124 Park Ave N Winter Park, FL 32789 (407) 262-0050 Open Today 5:30PM – 11:00PM Price Range: $$ DEEP CONVERSATIONS CAMPANELLI NERO SWEET POTATO GNOCCHETTA HOT OLIVES THE BEST CALMARI

BOY GEORGE and the Culture Club performs at Meadow Brook Music Festival in Rochester Hills, MI.

Boy George & The Culture Club @ Meadowbrook Music Festival

Boy George (Lead vocals) Mikey Craig (Bass guitar) Roy Hay (Guitar and keyboards) Jon Moss (Drums and percussion) FANS THE BAND

CYNDI LAUPER performs at The Michigan Theater in Ann Arbor, MI.

Cyndi Lauper @ The Michigan Theater in Ann Arbor, Michigan

By Alexis Simpson

BILLY CORGAN of the Smashing Pumpkins performs at The Fillmore Detroit.

Billy Corgan of the Smashing Pumpkins and Liz Phair at the Fillmore Detroit

By Alexis Simpson


Chucherias Restaurant in Daytona Beach (2016)

By Alexis Simpson From the owners… We all come to this country to look for a better life and build a future, and I saw mine here. As a child I grow up enjoyed a natural and free-spirited childhood eating all the traditional food of my country. Amazing and delicious smells and flavors, always […]


Manatees @ Blue Spring State Park in Florida (2016)

By Alexis Simpson Blue Spring State Park covers more than 2,600 acres, including the largest spring on the St. John’s River. Blue Spring is a designated Manatee Refuge and the winter home to a growing population of West Indian Manatees. During manatee season, which approximately runs from mid-November through March, several hundred manatee can be […]


ZelooperZ BOTHIC Album Release Party @ The Loving Touch in Ferndale (Pictures & Review)

By Alexis Simpson   Friday night at The Loving Touch was ZelooperZ’s Bothic Record Release party featuring Charles Tree, Skywalkr, Bulletproof Dolphin and of course, Zelooperz.  The crowd was a diverse mix of music lovers hip to the fact that ZelooperZ of the Bruiser Brigade crew, is one of the most interesting […]


Alessia Cara @ St. Andrew’s Hall 1-30-2016 (Photos)

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NATHANIEL RATELIFF and the NIGHT SWEATS perform at The Fillmore in Detroit.

Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats @ The Detroit Fillmore 1-29-2016 (Photos)

By Alexis Simpson   Members: Nathaniel Rateliff Joseph Pope III Patrick Meese Luke Mossman Mark Shusterman Wesley Watkins Andy Wild Genre: Folk Rock / Indie / Other Hometown: Hermann / Denver

A model dazzles at Detroit's North American Auto Show.

75 Detroit NAIAS North American International Auto Show Photos 2016

By Alexis Simpson   Click on the photo if you want to find out more about the photo:)


Un-retouched African Safari Archive (Travel Photos from the 1990’s)

My Mom took these photos on an African safari in the 80’s so I thought it would be interesting to post them. Note that they are photos of a photo and not retouched!


Insane Clown Posse wsg Onyx and P.O.D. Hallowicked 2015 @ The Detroit Fillmore

By Alexis Simpson


Run the Jewels wsg Boots @ Royal Oak Music Theatre (Photos)

By Alexis Simpson   Run the Jewels are current media darling so I wanted to check them out when they came to town. The crowd was made up of about 95% men that aggressively blurted out every lyric. The lighting was horrible for pictures, but overall it was a good experience. I’m trying […]


Marathon and Street Art Murals in Detroit

By Alexis Simpson


Korn @ the Detroit Fillmore, Plus Bonus Photos from Earlier in the Year!

By Alexis Simpson Korn played this weekend at the Detroit Fillmore. Korn has been hauling ass all over the world the last few years, and shows no sign of slowing down. This tour is special because they are playing their first album in its entirety. Hopefully this tour quenches fans’ thirst for the old music, […]

JOHN MCCREA of Cake performs at the Detroit Fillmore in Michigan.

Cake wsg Kaleo at The Detroit Fillmore (Photos)

By Alexis Simpson My two favorite Cake signs are “Sheep go to Heaven” and “Mexico.” “Sheep go to Heaven” was the first song of the night so I tried not to dance around like a goof while taking photos from the pit. For “Mexico,” I sat in the balcony and sung along like a happy […]

MELANIE MARTINEZ performs for a sold out crowd at St. Andrew's Hall in Detroit, Michigan.

Protected: Melanie Martinez wsg Handsome Ghost @ St. Andrew’s Hall in Detroit (Photos)

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Travel: A Culinary Honeymoon to Traverse City and Chicago (Photos)

By Alexis Simpson We left for Traverse City the day after our honeymoon. Our dog didn’t want us to go. We stayed at the Grand Traverse Resort. We got a newly remodeled King Tower room after Paul finagled with the front desk. Yay! The shower was big enough to fit 6 ppl, and the view […]

JOSEPH KEEFE of Family of the Year performs at The FIllmore in Detroit, Michigan.

Family of the Year @ The Detroit Fillmore (Photos)

By Alexis Simpson

AARON BRUNO of Awolnation performs at The FIllmore in Detroit, Michigan.

Awolnation @ The Detroit Fillmore (Photos) 7-3-15

  By Alexis Simpson Awolnation is one of the most innovative and interesting bands currently touring. Frontman Aaron Bruno is quirky, but not overly so, meaning that his music is still relatable. The band last played at St. Andrew’s Hall in Detroit a few years ago, but last week the progressed to Detroit’s Fillmore. Bruno is a strong performer, and […]

DANNY BROWN gets the crowd pumped at Movement Festival in Detroit, Michigan.

Movement Weekend 2015 Photos

By Alexis Simpson We started our Movement weekend off at the new Populux bar which used to be the Magic Stick.  The roster of Acquaviva, Bell and Pullen was solid so we figured we would get the party kicked off early since since Movement didin’t officially start until Saturday. John Acquaviva Daniel Bell Stacey Pullen […]

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