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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 »

Rock 108 Fursday: Batman…The Dog of the Night

Rock 108 Fursday: Batman…The Dog of the Night

Na na na na na BATMAN! This week on Rock 108’s Fursday, we feature Batman…or at least his dog. OK fine, there is no record of Bruce Wayne owning this pup, but his name is Batman and he needs a wonderful home! Batman is a 2 year old, Box Pit Bull Mix, neutered male. Batman…Read more »

Get To Know C.C., Your New Morning Show Host

Get To Know C.C., Your New Morning Show Host

You might be wondering, “Who in the hell is this damn C.C. chick?”  You might also be thinking, “I could care less!”.  Either way, I’m cool with it ha!  If you’re a Rock 108 listener, you will soon be hearing my voice on the morning show, so figured I’d try to share some stuff about…Read more »

Unpopular Opinion: I Prefer Crackdown Over Grand Theft Auto…

Unpopular Opinion: I Prefer Crackdown Over Grand Theft Auto…

I’m prepared for the hate on this one, and that’s fine. Lately, I have been addicted to Crackdown 3 on my Xbox One. Mind you, I have always loved the Crackdown games. Super cops chasing after agility orbs, taking down gangs with crazy ass weapons (the light shotgun FTW), all in a futuristic setting that…Read more »

Road to Rock USA: Packing All Sorts of Stuff

Road to Rock USA: Packing All Sorts of Stuff

When I go to the big ol’ rock festival? I don’t just bring a few shirts to change and a stick of deodorant. As a media rep, doing all these interviews and festival coverage isn’t just an easy click this and that. There a lot of batteries that need to be charged and a lot…Read more »

C.C.’s Move From Seattle to Cedar Rapids

C.C.’s Move From Seattle to Cedar Rapids

Have you ever moved across the United States?  I moved to Cedar Rapids from Seattle the first week in July!  It wasn’t my first cross country move, but it was definitely the smoothest!  The trip was 1,829 miles total. I lived downtown Seattle, so I didn’t have a car.  This made it easy, because I…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 »

Road to Rock USA: Who the Heck Am I Interviewing?!

Road to Rock USA: Who the Heck Am I Interviewing?!

When I hit up my annual rock festival, I do have a good time…but let me tell ya…it’s work man. And I WORK like a dog…there is a LOT of prep that goes into doing interviews with bands. You’d think you can just walk into the place and start picking out bands, but behind the…Read more »