Luke Matthews

Luke Matthews
jerseyboys

Friday, July 26, 201307/26/2013

‘Jersey Boys’ reminds me of early music memories

I didn’t realize how many memories the music of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons could bring back, but there were many.

flood

Thursday, July 11, 201307/11/2013

Floods of 1993 – 20 Years Later

20 years ago, I lived in Valley Junction, the area hardest hit by the Great Flood of 1993.

kwdm

Monday, June 17, 201306/17/2013

Saying goodbye to an old friend

I am a big fan of progress. Things that are old and outdated should be updated and made new. That…

corn

Saturday, June 8, 201306/08/2013

Friend uses social media to save his farm

My wife and I have a friend in Larry Cleverley. Larry has been a fixture at the Downtown Farmers Market…

office

Friday, May 17, 201305/17/2013

My all-time favorite TV finales

After 9 seasons, “The Office” came to an end last night on NBC. I’ve had a love-cringe relationship with the…

roa

Saturday, April 27, 201304/27/2013

It’s impossible to NOT have fun at Rock of Ages

The fun doesn’t stop from the second the backing band “Arsenal” hits the stage to the final bow.

jbj

Tuesday, April 16, 201304/16/2013

So I met Jon Bon Jovi…

I admit, I’m jaded. 20 years in radio has softened me on meeting musicians and celebrities. In most cases, I…

million

Wednesday, March 20, 201303/20/2013

I Went to a Broadway Show and a Concert Broke Out!

Million Dollar Quartet’s performances will have you jumping out of your seat to sing and dance!

vmmovie

Wednesday, March 13, 201303/13/2013

A Veronica Mars movie? Shut up and take my money!

There is talk of a Veronica Mars movie starring the original cast and I couldn’t be more excited.

jekyll

Wednesday, March 6, 201303/06/2013

Jekyll & Hyde has more than a few surprises

Jekyll & Hyde is dark, sinister, and one of the best vocal performances you’ll see at the Civic Center of Des Moines this season.

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Johnny Depp falls short of greatness in his latest film, but at least it's not "Lone Ranger."