Author Archives: Russ

Iowa Man Pays for 33 People to Attend College

Iowa Man Pays for 33 People to Attend College

AMES, Iowa (CNN) – An Iowa man offers a life-changing gift–not one, but 33 times. The generosity of a single carpenter who lived in Ames has altered the future for people he has never met. Four years ago, Kira Conrad was stuck. “I grew up in a single-parent household and I had three older sisters so…Read more »

THE METAL LEGIONS ARE COMING (MAYBE)

THE METAL LEGIONS ARE COMING (MAYBE)

according to “anonymous sources”  IRON MAIDEN and JUDAS PRIEST are planning to embark on a U.S. tour next year. Support acts expected are TESTAMENT, OBITUARY, and THE RAVEN AGE. No dates have been announced thus far, but the trek is tentatively titled “The Metal Legions Tour”. It will include performances at arenas and amphitheaters taking place in the spring and summer of next year.…Read more »

LOST ISLAND 100 MILLION DOLLAR NEW WATER PARK

LOST ISLAND 100 MILLION DOLLAR NEW WATER PARK

Lost Island is planning to build a 100 million dollar water park in the Cedar Valley. From their website announcement: The goal of the new theme park is to increase the entertainment options that families and people of all ages can enjoy. This is great news for the Cedar Valley and we could not be more…Read more »

Maynard Gives a NEW, NEW Date for the NEW ALBUM

Maynard Gives a NEW, NEW Date for the NEW ALBUM

NEW TOOL!  How many times have we heard this? You can see the Tweet here.  It seems Maynard wants to set the record straight after apparently bogus information came out of the Tool camp about April being the release… “Update- Midway through mixing. Most likely be a few recalls. Then some arguing. Then Mastering, Artwork,…Read more »

Disturbed Rocks the Armed Forces

Disturbed Rocks the Armed Forces

The USO brought DISTURBED to Creech Air Force Base, Nevada to meet the guys behind the Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) mission and perform the base’s first-ever concert on October 23. Watch the video below it’s very cool!Read more »

Punk Rock Summer Camp is a Thing

Punk Rock Summer Camp is a Thing

Sorta!  It’s a three day summer camp for the original Punk Generation AKA GEEZERS Moshing!  A new three-day Punk music festival/”campout” near Columbus, Ohio has been announced for 2019. Camp Anarchy will take place May 31-June 2 just outside of Columbus at the Legend Valley venue/campgrounds in Thornville, Ohio. The announced music lineup for the…Read more »

ROCK 108 HAS A NEW MUSIC PLAYLIST ON SPOTIFY

ROCK 108 HAS A NEW MUSIC PLAYLIST ON SPOTIFY

For those of you that love discovering New Rock we’ve created a Spotify playlist just for you.  There you will find all the new stuff you hear on the station as well as some of the songs you hear on Lou Brutus’ night show and just other new music we find interesting or relevant.  As…Read more »

DISTURBED WANTS YOUR OPINION!

DISTURBED WANTS YOUR OPINION!

I received and email from Disturbed’s management today.  Here’s what it said; Good morning! Disturbed has announced that their new record is finished, and kicking off the cycle by letting the fans choose which style of song they’d like the first single to be. CLICK HERE to cast your vote and watch the latest update…Read more »