Author Archives: Ned

Black Sabbath’s ‘Paranoid’ is….50….Years….Old

Black Sabbath’s ‘Paranoid’ is….50….Years….Old

50??? Is that right??? Anytime I do the anniversary of some album, it’s usually in the 30’s, teens, whatever….but I don’t think I have ever celebrated the 50th Anniversary of an album…I think ever! Do you know what’s 50? Black Sabbath’s ‘Paranoid’ I wasn’t even THOUGHT of when this album came out! The album is…Read more »

Cedar Rapids RoughRiders Will Not Be Playing This Season

Cedar Rapids RoughRiders Will Not Be Playing This Season

Damn… The Derecho has claimed not only a ton of trees and property damage…but something us hockey fans look forward to every year is LIVE HOCKEY! But for us in Cedar Rapids? Looks like we will not be getting out RoughRiders hockey fix… A statement has been released by the team that due to the…Read more »

Disturbed’s ‘Believe’ Album is 18 Years Old Today!

Disturbed’s ‘Believe’ Album is 18 Years Old Today!

Still my favorite album from them! 18 years ago today, Disturbed released their 2nd album named ‘Believe’ and it was at this time? I became a Disturbed fan. While most Disturbed fans feel ‘The Sickness’ is their groundbreaking album, and it all honesty it was…Believe has a lot more variety of sound for me personally!…Read more »

Rock 108 Fursday: Kiwi the Dog!

Rock 108 Fursday: Kiwi the Dog!

JUST LOOK AT KIWI! She looks so sweet! This week on Fursday, we are featuring Kiwi from the Cedar Bend Humane Society! Kiwi is a female pit bull terrier mix approximately 3 yrs old Kiwi is an incredibly sweet girl but a little nervous here in the shelter.  But once she gets attached to ‘her’…Read more »

Aaron Lewis & Sully Erna 9pm Show NEARLY Sold Out!

Aaron Lewis & Sully Erna 9pm Show NEARLY Sold Out!

If you want to get tickets to the 9pm show of Sully and Aaron? You better consider getting them today. As of this writing, there are VERY FEW tickets for the 9pm show left, so if that time frame fits you? I would suggest buying tickets today and no later…so CLICK HERE if you want…Read more »

Playstation 5 Price and Release Date Revealed!

Playstation 5 Price and Release Date Revealed!

Good luck getting one this holiday season. Last week we chatted about Xbox Series X coming out with prices and the variety of their nex gen, now? Playstation has the floor, and the first thing on everyone’s mind? How much is this damn thing gonna cost me? Playstation 5 will retail with DISC VERSION for…Read more »

Beartooth Performing ‘Drive-In Show’ On Oct. 9th in Oshkosh, WI

Beartooth Performing ‘Drive-In Show’ On Oct. 9th in Oshkosh, WI

Live music is working hard to bring back Live Music! Here in Cedar Rapids, we have Buckcherry/Adelitas Way coming on Oct. 17th, and Aaron Lewis/Sully Erna coming on Oct. 2nd! Turns out another band is heading to our next door state of Wisconsin to put on a social distancing show. Beartooth! Beartooth will be performing…Read more »

Independence ‘Matt Loves Rebecca’ Painter Turns Himself In!

Independence ‘Matt Loves Rebecca’ Painter Turns Himself In!

Now we know who Matt is. A couple of weeks ago, someone named Matt climbed upon the Red Hat of Independence, IA and professed his love for someone named Rebecca in John Deere Green! As of this morning, the elusive Matt? Has turned himself in to authorities and has been charged. Matt chargedINDEPENDENCE – Matthew…Read more »