Rise Staff – Top Music From 2017

Photo by Eric Nopanen 2017 did not suck for Music We've asked our entire team to contribute some of their favorites released in 2017. Check them out individually below, or thrown into a larger, combined playlist right here. Holly Kirkpatrick - Rise Reporter, Host, EXTRA by…

Collaborating Over Ink

"Power with, not power over." Matt Urban Hope Center's latest initiative is stepping outside the box. AMP Ink is one of Buffalo's newest t-shirt design companies with a mission that sets the enterprise apart. Individuals who work for AMP INK design, produce, and sell one-of-a-kind…

Head North is Taking Over

Get ready to rock Last May, we wrote about Head North and we've continued to listen through the summer and fall. Turn up your volume: You get through to that crashing chorus? When you consider rock bands born in Buffalo, you may envision groups trying…