Alec Robinson


Detroit’s Sponge is rocking acoustic for a good cause. Vinnie Dombroski of Sponge, after surviving another birthday this past week, is putting on a concert that will raise money for the Pope Francis Center, a Detroit homeless shelter. Mike Skill of the Romantics fame and Brian Vander Ark of Verve Pipe will perform.

The concert is Tuesday, Dec. 27 at the Cache Wine & Cocktail Bar in St. Clair Shores. Doors are at 5 p.m. This isn’t the first time Vinnie from Sponge has worked with the Pope Francis center. It’s a cause near and dear to his heart. Pope Francis Center provides services to nearly 200 people experiencing homelessness daily, including meals, showers, laundry, access to doctors, and more. The show includes a meet and greets and a digital recording of the show. Follow Sponge on their Facebook page

As much as the fans love Sponge, Sponge love their fans right back. From the working the crowd hand-slaps, to Vinnie being held up by hands as he ventures into crowd, to bringing half-a-dozen of those fans on stage to sing along. Some bands lose a step over the years. Sponge have re-invented themselves many times. When it comes to a show, the Band still gives there all with favorites- “Plowed,” “Molly,” “Wax Ecstatic,” to later hits like “Treat Me Wrong” and also the fan favorite cover of the “Speed Racer” theme and more. This is a definite Sponge Fan must see concert.

The Cache Wine & Cocktail Bar is located at 23218 Greater Mack Ave., St. Clair Shores. More information is available at

We're so excited to be a part of this event. We'll be performing an intimate set and hanging out with fans to benefit...

Posted by Sponge on Friday, December 2, 2022

10 Things You Might Not Know About Screamin' Scott

How well do you know me? Check out the facts below and get to know your favorite nighttime personality better!

  • I'm Left-Handed - Always have been. Left is right!

    Baring Hands

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  • I wear a Size 12 Wide Shoe - Yes, I have small skateboards for feet.


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  • I'm 6 feet tall! - But I think I'm shrinking.

    Measuring Rulers

  • I was born with extra sets of teeth - As a child, they took an X-ray to find I had an extra set of teeth! I've had some surgery over the years, but they have come in handy after playing hockey as a kid!

    Dentists Offering NHS Treatment Continue To Dwindle

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  • I do not sing in the shower well - I've tried, and the echo doesn't help make me any better.

    Wind And Rain Hit The UK

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  • I was married on my birthday by Arthur Penhallow - I also got married on my birthday so I would never forget the anniversary. And Arthur did a fantastic job!


    (Photo by Jonathan Brady – WPA Pool/Getty Images)

  • I have an extensive collection of rubber ducks - Yep.


    (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

  • I have no tattoos - Yet!


    (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

  • I once held the national record for Girl Scout Cookie eating - This comes from my time in radio in Indiana. They had an eating contest in a town outside of Ft. Wayne, and I ate 32 cookies in one minute!

    Girl Scouts Sell Cookies

    (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

  • I have an award-winning chili recipe! - The award came at a contest at work. One year, thought I would enter the company cook off. Some say it's the best they ever tasted. It's fun to make and the secret ingredient makes it the best!

    Chili Feast

    (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Born in Mt Clemens, Screamin has been a part of the Detroit airwaves for over 29 years with 26 at WRIF and 3 years as a morning show host at Z-Rock. When he’s not out on the streets, you can find him in his game room, where he collects jukeboxes and classic pinball machines. Screamin also devotes time doing local charities with his, "Screamin Angels"; and for 15 years with Rock 4 Tots charity. “CHIT” is his local cover band for 10 years all over the Motor City in local bars and has graced the main stage at local festivals like Arts, Beats & Eats warming up for national acts like Cheap Trick, Guess Who & even Salt & Peppa. Screamin’ is the lead singer and also plays cowbell & lead triangle

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