First off snaps to me because my voice is back! I lose my voice ridiculously easy and Friday got a little crazy... It all started harmless enough, a normal day really.
We had a major event at the radio station Saturday, our annual 'Summer Craft Beer Festival.' In honor of that we had breweries from all over Michigan come into the station and booze up Shaffee and I to promote the festival. Friday was Rockford Brewing Company and Shorts Brewing company. They brought us each a growler of their beer. As many of you know craft beer can get a bit stronger than my normal go to of bud light or PBR. I drank too much from this stupid growler and at 5PM I was ready to rock... yeah it was only 5pm, that kinda stinks eh?
I headed over to grab some pizza with Producer Steve from our morning show, where I attempted to drink my beer very slowly as to not get any more intoxicated that I already was. My bead was a bit fuzzy already and it was early!
After our delicious Peppinos we trekked across the street to the Intersection for the Wayland/Jackyl show. For one thing, Jackyl is awesome live, and for 2 how cool is it that our homeboys Wayland are duel headlining a show with them!
The night continued as any other show would, lots of loud music, and a great time. After Wayland rocked the house, (in which they referred to me on stage as "The Renegade of GRD" for playing their song that wasn't in rotation) We hung out in the green room with Jesse James Dupree of Jackyl and had what I would call a stellar evening.
I always have good intentions, I'm in my running gear at work, kickin back, rockin out with Grand Rapids, and in walks, Rockford Brewing Company, what's a girl supposed to do?!
I didn't expect to walk into the Wayland show and get set up back stage with the band! It was a pretty fun evening to be able to reconnect with the guys and hear about what life has been like on the road for them as of late.
Check out the picture below, bass player for Jackyl has a pretty sweet tattoo, RED WINGS! Reppin the D!
Jesse James Dupree is one crazy man, so glad I got to take a picture with him before his set!
Yup this happened, Dean of Wayland decided to sign Producer Steves chest... using his mouth...