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Ben Rector recap

So last night was my third and final concert of the year – Ben Rector, who I discovered last year and whose 2016 concert I passed on. It was at the Iowa State Memorial Union and put on by the Student … Continue reading

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Bathhouse Betty, aka The Divine Miss M

As I said before, I’m no Bette Midler stan by any stretch of the imagination, but tomorrow night I’m headed to Omaha with my friend Kyl to see Bette Midler’s Divine Intervention Tour.  I think that it’ll be a pretty awesome … Continue reading

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Five? Make that EIGHT.

The last time I wrote about the concert lineup I had for 2015, I was at a record-breaking (for me) five shows in one year. For those just arriving, here’s a quick recap. 2/11/15 – Fleetwood Mac, Wells Fargo Arena, Des … Continue reading

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Madonna & Shania: A tale of two ticket purchases

Yesterday was the day that I dread most every time Madonna decides to tour – the day of the presale. It’s not that I won’t get tickets – that’s pretty much a guarantee since for your $20 to ICON, you … Continue reading

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Best of 2014: The Year In Concerts

It’s mid December so I feel like it’s ok to start looking back at 2014. It was a pretty good year overall. We finally got a diagnosis of sorts for what’s been making my wife so sick for the last … Continue reading

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Triangle bitches

Two years ago tonight, my friend Jeff and I were in the presence of her Madgesty. Even after having seen her on four previous occasions, nothing could have prepared us for what was to happen that night. We had pretty … Continue reading

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The moves and the motion

Last night while I was doing the dishes, I was listening to my Old Favorites playlist and the Madonna oldie “Causing A Commotion” came up.  It’s one of those huge Madonna hits that I think has kind of been forgotten … Continue reading

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