Scott Allen

Scott Allen

Scott Allen

Civic Center

Tuesday, April 15, 201404/15/2014

Des Moines Performings Arts Announces 2014/2015 Season

Des Moines Performing Arts just announced their 2014/2014 season…and it’s awesome! Below, some excerpts from the press release they just…

2nd Annual 'Rebels With A Cause' Gala

Tuesday, April 15, 201404/15/2014

Pharrell Cries on Oprah, Asks “Why Am I Crying on Oprah?”

Is it me, or does Pharrell Williams seem like the most like-able guy of the moment? Pharrell Williams cried “Happy“…

adventureland

Friday, April 4, 201404/04/2014

Adventureland Named Top Amusement Park

Every year, my wife and I make it a point to take our girls to Adventureland as many times as we can during the summer.

lettuce

Thursday, April 3, 201404/03/2014

6 Foods Happy People Put In Grocery Carts

Eat to beat depression by stocking up on these six grocery items to make you less irritable, more alert, and all around happier.

Wicked - Munchkinland

Saturday, November 2, 201311/02/2013

WICKED: Through the Eyes of a 5 Year Old

Giving my daughter her first experience of seeing live theater at the Des Moines Civic Center is one of the best decisions I’ve ever made in her young life.

wicked

Saturday, October 26, 201310/26/2013

A WICKED Deal!

WICKED’s turning 10! If you don’t have your tickets yet, I’ve just learned of a WICKED deal on some great seats.

Group

Friday, October 25, 201310/25/2013

Inside Our Halloween Costume Potluck Party

We take our potlucks pretty seriously at STAR 102.5. Add some costumes, and poof: Instant Halloween Costume Potluck Party.

P!nk

Wednesday, October 23, 201310/23/2013

Is P!nk Postponing Her Tour?

P!nk is postponing some upcoming tour dates. Find out if Des Moines is on the list…

cher

Monday, October 14, 201310/14/2013

Cher Ticket Details Released

Cher announced her “Dressed To Kill” tour will be making a stop in Des Moines on June 9, 2014. Now, we have details on when you can buy tickets, and – for how much.

phone

Wednesday, August 21, 201308/21/2013

What’s On Your Phone?

I had a hard time getting to sleep last night. So, I decided to grab my phone and kill a few minutes flipping through some old photos. I came across a few doozies…

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Concert-goes hospitalized during Keith Urban show

Keith Urban arrives at the 56th annual GRAMMY Awards at Staples Center on Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014, in Los Angeles.

Things got a bit crazy at Keith Urban's Massachusetts show on Saturday night.

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The Beatles wanted to film ‘Lord of the Rings’

FILE- This is a 1967 handout image from Parlophone of The British group, The Beatles,. From left, are: Ringo Starr, John Lennon, Paul McCartney; and George Harrison. The woman who as a child was the basis for the Beatles song "Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds" is gravely ill. It was thought by many at the time that the psychedelic song from Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Heart Club Band was a paean to LSD because of the initials in the title, but it was actually based on a drawing that John Lennon's young son Julian brought home from school. He told his father the drawing was of Lucy in the sky with diamonds. Lucy Vodden, now living in Surrey just outside of London _ drifted apart after schoolyard days, but they have gotten back in touch as Lennon has tried to help Vodden cope with Lupus, a life-threatening disease.

Peter Jackson reveals John Lennon could have played Gollum in a Stanley Kubrick directed LOTR adaptation.

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Fans support campaign to keep Sean Bean alive in new show

British actor Sean Bean arrives for a special UK screening of Cleanskin, at the Mayfair Hotel in central London, Monday, March 5, 2012.

The "Game of Thrones" actor has died more than 20 times in his career, and fans want it to stop.