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Lily & Madeleine
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Just announced: Lily & Madeleine at The Mill this May

Lily & Madeleine The Mill -- Saturday, May 21 at 8 p.m. Sisters Lily & Madeleine will perform at The Mill in May. Folk duo Lily & Madeleine started out...

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Just announced: Theatre Cedar Rapids’ 83rd season

Theatre Cedar Rapids announces its 2016-17 season New surprises, familiar traditions and beloved classics are all on the bill for Theatre Cedar Rapids, which announced its 2016-17 season tonight. For...

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Power trio Rangda plays Mill on Saturday

Rangda The Mill -- Sat., Mar. 12, 8 p.m. Rangda photo by John A furiously explosive supergroup, Rangda, brings the combined power of its members’ decades of experience to The...

Markus Zusak at The Hotel at Kirkwood Center
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‘The Book Thief’ author Markus Zusak to speak in Cedar Rapids

Marcus Zusak The Hotel at Kirkwood Center -- Sunday, Mar. 13 at 5 p.m. Markus Zusak speaks Mar. 13 for Linn Area Reads Each year, the Linn Area Reads program...

Jak Knight at Floodwater Comedy Festival
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Just announced: Floodwater Comedy Festival adds Jak Knight to the roster

Jak Knight The Mill -- Sunday, Apr. 24 at 7 p.m. Jak Knight will perform Apr. 24. Photo courtesy Floodwater Comedy Festival The Floodwater Comedy Festival is expanding its line-up...

Black Mountain at the Mill
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Just announced: Black Mountain at The Mill

Black Mountain The Mill -- Wednesday, Jun. 15 at 8 p.m. Black Mountain plays The Mill in Iowa City on June 15. Formed in 2004, Vancouver band Black Mountain has...

Dahlak Brathwaite
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Multi-genre performer Dahlak Brathwaite visits Cedar Rapids for shows, workshops

Dahlak Brathwaite - Spiritrials CSPS -- Thursday through Saturday, Mar. 10-12 at 8 p.m., with Q&A to follow Dahlak Brathwaite performs 'Spiritrials' at CSPS Mar. 10–12. Photo courtesy of CSPS....

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Album Review: Sweet Cacophony – Wind, Sand & Stars

The members of Iowa City-based folk quartet Sweet Cacophony have been playing music collectively for many decades. However, these lifelong musicians didn’t meet each other until recently. Life threw them...

Vince Staples
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Rapper Vince Staples returns to Iowa City

Vince Staples Blue Moose Tap House -- Monday, Mar. 7 at 6:30 p.m. Vince Staples is back for a Monday night gig at the Blue Moose "What is the 'little...

St. Louis' Foxing
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St. Louis’ Foxing heads to Iowa City

Foxing Gabe's -- Saturday, Mar. 5 at 6:30 p.m. Foxing plays Gabe's on 3/5. Photo by Mitch Wojcik. "Foxing is a band," the bio on the St. Louis-based group's Bandcamp...

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A fresh take on opera with ‘cmetq’

cmetq Riverside Theatre -- Monday, Feb. 29 at 7:30 p.m. Christopher Jette's opera gets its Iowa City debut tonight. A brand new opera will receive its Iowa City premiere tonight,...

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A new grant for a new hat: Curt Oren pays it forward

We all remember the hat, right? Way back when the year 2015 was winding to a close, the powers that be at Buzzfeed -- or at least one lucky writer...

Matt Bellassai
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Just announced: Matt Bellassai at the Iowa Memorial Union

Matt Bellassai Iowa Memorial Union -- Wednesday, Apr. 6 at 10 p.m. The University of Iowa Campus Activities Board announced on Tuesday that BuzzFeed writer and comedian Matt Bellassai...

Iowa Chamber Singers
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Chamber Singers of Iowa City to perform Arvo Pärt’s ‘Passio’

The Chamber Singers of Iowa City are an all-volunteer choral ensemble. -- Photo by Jason Smith The Chamber Singers of Iowa City First Presbyterian Church at 3 p.m. -- Arvo...