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Posted by Zak Neumann | Jun 27, 2017

Chastity Belt headlines at Gabe’s Friday, June 30 with support from tourmate Darren Hanlon and local lo-fi pop project Peanut Ricky. Doors open at 8 p.m. and the music starts...

Posted by Paul Osgerby | Jun 26, 2017

Added as part of their three-month North American tour, Japanese gazed-out four-piece MONO will provide an instrumental backdrop for emotional discernment at Gabe’s on Wednesday, June 28. Doors open at...

Posted by Colleen Kennedy | Jun 25, 2017

Riverside Theatre’s second summer Shakespeare production is the hilarious and touching “ad-rap-tation” of 'Comedy of Errors,' entitled 'The Bomb-itty of Errors.' This comedic hip-hop musical, which runs through July 2,...

Posted by Jason Smith | Jun 23, 2017

Cars will light the runway on Saturday, June 24 as designs from Persisted Tees, White Rabbit, Born Leaders United (BLU) and more go on display during the Iowa City Fashion...

Posted by Paul Osgerby | Jun 22, 2017

Following a hiatus -- and after being resuscitated by a new organizer -- the annual Old Thrashers event returns, bringing four bands from the 1980s underground scene to Iowa City...

Posted by Paul Osgerby | Jun 21, 2017

In their most ambitious event yet, the Iowa City Downtown District is bringing together dozens of local businesses to throw a get-together spanning seven blocks and the Ped Mall in...

Posted by Paul Osgerby | Jun 20, 2017

In keeping with the time-honored symbolism of the solstice -- the season for ascension in knowledge -- the Solstice Book Fair will take over the Iowa City Masonic Building from...

Posted by Colleen Kennedy | Jun 20, 2017

The Bomb-itty of Errors, adapted by the Q Brothers, opens Friday evening June 23, the second summer production of Riverside Theatre in the Park. Director Postell Pringle explains that “this...

Posted by Paul Osgerby | Jun 20, 2017

Des Moines’ Druids has drastically brought their influences to the forefront on their latest album. 'Cycles of Mobeum' (2016) — a 43-minute odyssey charting the journey of the character Warpia...

Posted by Kent Williams | Jun 20, 2017

The Fuss — a Des Moines-based rock band who have released a couple of EPs in recent years — make the kind of catchy pop rock music that reminds one...

Astrology Forecast
Posted by Astrology Forecast | Jun 20, 2017

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Now that you’ve mostly paid off one of your debts to the past, you can go window-shopping for the future’s best offers. You’re finally ready to...

Posted by Zak Neumann | Jun 19, 2017

GREY AREA Flat Black Studios -- Friday, Aug. 18 and Saturday, Aug. 19 Luke Tweedy prepares to build a stage off the back of his recording studio just south of...

Posted by Rachel Korach Howell | Jun 18, 2017

Theater is amazing for so many reasons. You couldn’t count them on your fingers and toes, the fingers and toes of your neighbors and the fingers and toes of their...

Posted by Zak Neumann | Jun 16, 2017

Since Big Grove Brewery opened its taproom in Iowa City, they have been booking music showcasing local and touring country, rock and roots music. That theme continues with North Carolina's Sarah...

Posted by Paul Osgerby | Jun 16, 2017

Cross-Examined, a play by University of Iowa MFA playwriting candidate Margot Connolly, will be performed at the Coralville Public Library on Sunday, June 18 at 3 p.m. as well as...

Posted by Daniel Boscaljon | Jun 13, 2017

Too often overlooked among the series of festivals that bring an influx of artists to Iowa City is the MusicIC festival, now in its seventh year. Running June 21-24, the...