Hey, I’m Ned. Born and raised in Grand Rapids, MI and moved to Iowa to rock it out at Rock 108. Started my radio career in Grand Rapids and attended Eastern Michigan University for broadcasting, so I guess that worked out for me.
When I’m not busy playing tunes on your radio or streaming thingy, I’m playing video games, going for a run, or watching the same TV shows that I have seen 400 times…Futurama anybody? If one would describe me, it would be…
“The guy that hangs out with you on the couch, drinking Surge while playing Super Mario Bros. while laughing at B Movies.”
Hang out with me weekdays from 2p-7p on Rock 108 and we’ll chat about pretty much anything. However, don’t be surprised if I forget to talk on air because I am taking down Mother Brain in Super Metroid.
The big news in the classic rock world has been this awesome episode of ‘American Pickers’ that recently broadcast on the History Channel. In case you haven’t heard, Iowa’s own Mike Wolfe and Frank Fritz found a goldmine of a pick where they stumbled upon the original touring van of the legendary Aerosmith. I mean,…read more »
On my way to work today, my co-worked and I were talking about old record stores and stores big box stores that sold ‘media exclusively.’ I used to work at retro video game stores and he used to work at Sam Goody. However our memories go to stores like Suncoast Video, Media Play, or whatever…read more »
Clearly I got in the wrong business. Instagram is a big deal, and it’s big business…which by the way, if you haven’t followed us on Instagram yet, click here and you can. Anyway now that I got that out of the way, Social Media influencer is seemingly some kind of job today, but so is…read more »
I’ve interviewed a lot of rock stars and I must say, this dude was easily one of my favorites. My resume for band interviews spans from Gwar, Testament, Starset, The Offspring, Stone Temple Pilots, Andrew W.K. etc…but easily some of my favorite come from the two times that I interview Phil Anselmo of Pantera/Down/Superjoint Ritual/The…read more »
It’s getting to be quite much. Back in the day, we had TV…that was it. You had some rabbit ears on your TV and you hopefully got a decent signal. These days, everything we basically want is at the click of a button! Hulu, Netflix, Amazon Prime, HBO Go, Disney+, HBO Max, Crackle, DC Universe,…read more »
Iowa’s very own American Pickers has a special season premiere episode tonight that features a pretty well known rock band! You may have heard of Aerosmith right? Nah probably not…anyway, Mike Wolfe and Frank Fritz of the popular TV show American Pickers, which is based in Le Claire, Iowa at Antique Archaeology were doing their…read more »