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.

jill ned

All The Rockers I Have Interviewed Before They Died [Video]

In my line of business, I take a lot of opportunities to interview the big rock artists…and even the small ones. One way or the other, I take the shot, meet these wonderful artists and hope they continue on in their careers to keep making rock music. Sadly, that is not always the case, as…read more »


Rock USA Announcing Lineup on Jan. 22nd

But, what does the video mean? Rock festival lineups are brewing in the midwest, and Rock USA seems to be the next one on the platter. If you remember, I ventured to Rock USA last year in Oshkosh, WI and had a blast of a time! If you’re a festival bug like me, you know…read more »


Instagram Model Raises Over $750,000 for Australia By Sending Nudes

I mean….that works. As you have probably heard, the entire country of Australia is seemingly on fire. It’s heartbreaking, devastating, and horrifying. Aid is being sent from all around the country and some people are doing their part for relief efforts….like this 20 year old Instagram model. Instagram Model Kaylen Ward is doing her part…read more »


This 20 Minute METAL Tribute to Video Games is Mind Blowing

How do you combine 2 perfect worlds? Like this. If you ask me my two favorite things, it’s music and video games….and guitarist FamilyJules seems to understand that. I have been watching FamilyJules for awhile now and it has been amazing to watch this talented guitarist take what he loved about video games and reimagine…read more »


Hey…It’s Alright to Take a Vacation

Well here is something that I don’t do everyday. For the past few years, my wife and I have been riddled with debt…specifically in the student loan world. We worked hard and paid them off officially last year, and while there is plenty of pressure to buy a house, have a kid, get a new…read more »