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Bonnie "Prince" Billy plays the Englert Theatre
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Photos: Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy and the Bitchin Bajas play the Englert theater

Joined earlier in the night by the Bitchin Bajas, Kentucky-born singer-songwriter Bonnie "Prince" Billy (also known as Will Oldham) put on a fantastic show at...

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Photos: White Mystery, Lee Ranaldo and the Dust at Gabe’s

Rockers White Mystery joined Lee Ranaldo and the Dust for an excellent show at Gabe's Thursday. Ranaldo, for those who missed our show preview or are otherwise unfamiliar, is the...

Titus Andronicus
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Photos: Titus Andronicus and Lost Boy at Gabe’s

Titus Andronicus, Lost Boy and The Olympics stopped by Gabe's last weekend for an intense night of punk rock and general rabble-rousing. Below you'll find photos featuring Lost Boy and...

Andrew W.K. in Iowa City
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Photos: It’s not a show, it’s a party with Andrew W.K.

Andrew W.K. was in Iowa City Thursday performing at the Blue Moose Tap House. Andrew W.K. brought The Party Messiah Tour to Iowa City's very own Blue Moose Tap House...

Against Me!
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Photos: Off With Their Heads, Against Me! at the Blue Moose Tap House

Hop Along, Off With Their Heads and Against Me! were in town Wednesday and put on an excellent show at the Blue Moose Tap House. If you weren’t there, you...

Slut River
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Photos from The Rectory: Slut River, Black Panties and The Men From…Beyond

Slut River made their way back through Iowa City last night, marking the halfway point on their six week tour. Local spaced out surf rockers The Men From...Beyond...

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Photos: The Bob Mould Band at the Englert Theater

Punk Rock legend Bob Mould (Hüsker Dü, Sugar) brought The Bob Mould Band to the Englert last night, and subsequently the entire theater to its feet. Mould and crew are...

Catacombs of Comedy
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Photos: Catacombs of Comedy Showcase at the Yacht Club

If you're a fan of comedy, or a night owl with three bucks to spare on a Monday night, consider checking out the Catacombs Of Comedy Showcase at the Yacht...

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Photos: Supersonic Piss goes out with a bang

A small, sweaty basement seems like the most appropraite place to give Supersonic Piss a proper sendoff. Last night, the group was joined by Iowa City's own Stiff Ride, along...

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Photos: Trash Talk gets big energy from a small crowd at Gabe’s

Trash Talk made a stop at Gabe's on Monday with support from the post hip hop collective (yea thats a thing) Rat King, and new act Cool Off (featuring...

No Coast
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Photos: No Coast plays penultimate show with Christopher The Conquered and H.D. Harmsen

No Coast played their second-to-last show at The Mill last night. They were joined by Christopher The Conquered and H.D. Harmsen, who are out on tour together...

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The Thermals, Cymbals Eat Guitars live at The Mill

Here's a little taste of what was going on in the background of all that homecoming madness. A great high energy set by Cymbals Eat Guitars, and a solid stand...

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BIG BOX/Mose Giganticus/Aseethe at White Lightning

I've wanted to see Mose Giganticus (a Slanty Shanty records alumni) perform for quite some time and until now I haven't had the opportunity. Having local favorites BIG BOX and...

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In case you didn't make it to Hawkapalooza, I'll let you know you missed one of the most high energy rappers I have ever seen on stage. With The Super...