Concert Calendar

The Texas Tenors

The Texas Tenors

Coming to the Paramount Theatre in Cedar Rapids on February 13th!!! YOU DON’T WANT TO MISS THEM. Click here for more information!more info »

Arch Allies

Arch Allies

Arch Allies is America’s Premier Tribute Show featuring music from the ultimate six-pack of rock including Journey, Styx, Bon Jovi, Def Leppard, REO Speedwagon, and Boston. Tickets on sale this Friday at 10am – tickets at Ticketmaster and The US Cellular Center Box Office.more info »

Foreigner

Foreigner

With ten multi-platinum albums and 16 Top 30 hits, FOREIGNER is universally hailed as one of the most popular rock acts in the world with a formidable musical arsenal that continues to propel sold-out tours and album sales. Responsible for some of rock and roll’s most enduring anthems including “Juke Box Hero,” “Cold As Ice,” “Hot Blooded,” “Waiting…more info »

Gordon Lightfoot

Gordon Lightfoot

After more than 50 active years of hit song making and international album sales well into the multi-millions, it’s safe to say that esteemed singer-songwriter and musician Gordon Lightfoot resides with some very exclusive company atop the list of all-time greats. His song catalog is incredibly vast and includes such immortals as “Early Morning Rain,”…more info »

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Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

Foreigner – Dirty White Boy Written by Lou Gramm and Mick Jones for the the band’s third album, ‘Head Games’ released in 1979, “Dirty White Boy” was written about the sentiment so many parents had about the presence of Elvis Presley in the early days of rock ‘n’ roll. He was shaking his hips and swaggering while he…

Here’s To Beer: A Weekly Beer Blog Part 85!

Here’s To Beer: A Weekly Beer Blog Part 85!

Q. What are you called if you collect beer bottles? A. A labeorphilist. (Pronounced: lab-ee-or-fill-ist) Sad news from Ankeny I’ve written about Firetrucker Brewery in Ankeny, IA a few times here on Here’s To Beer. The beer here is some of the best and most innovative in the state. I applaud Dan for his creativity…

DUH NEWS – 1/17/20

DUH NEWS – 1/17/20

They say that beggars can’t be choosers but nobody appears to have told Octavious Hodges that. Octavius went into a Taco Bell in Falmouth, Virginia on Monday and tried to order off the dollar menu but when he counted his cash, he was about 30 cents short of a dollar. One of the employees felt…

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

Eric Clapton – Forever Man The first single released from his 1985 “Behind The Sun” album, “Forever Man” hit the #1 spot on Billboard’s Top Rock Tracks chart. On the Hot 100, it peaked at #26 and had a video on MTV that featured his touring band. Clapton wearing a long trenchcoat, stands above the…

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