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Posted by Eleanore Taft | Mar 25, 2017

Chicago sensation Jeez Loueez graces Iowa City tonight with a stop on the tour of Jeezy’s Juke Joint, an evening of burlesque celebrating black culture. Little Village caught up with...

Posted by LV Promotions | Mar 22, 2017

Willy Tea Taylor, with Ryan Joseph Anderson, J.Aubertin Cortado -- Saturday, March 25 at 8 p.m. New baristas on the block Cortado (26 S Clinton St) will host their first...

Posted by Eleanore Taft | Mar 22, 2017

Discover the devastating environmental and human cost of cheap fashion, discuss solutions with a panel of experts and take immediate action by adding fair trade flair to your closet this...

Posted by Mike Kuhlenbeck | Mar 22, 2017

The bio-drama 'Neruda' will be opening at FilmScene on March 24 for a special one-week engagement in Iowa City. 'Neruda' is a metafictional tale directed by Chilean-born filmmaker Pablo Lorraín,...

Posted by Genevieve Trainor | Mar 22, 2017

Last Thursday, March 16, when Theatre Cedar Rapids announced their 2017-18 season (see below), they welcomed with it a new executive director. Katie Hallman, most recently of New Orleans, took...

Posted by Paul Osgerby | Mar 21, 2017

Ahead of a summit on Iowa’s capitol hill to lobby for mental health advocacy, local organizers have set up an event at Uptown Bill’s (730 S Dubuque St) showcasing music...

Posted by Daniel Boscaljon | Mar 21, 2017

Lambchop, the musical collective anchored in the vocals and musical genius of Kurt Wagner, will be playing their first show in Iowa City on March 23 at The Mill. The...

Posted by Genevieve Trainor | Mar 15, 2017

The Cedar Rapids Public Library joins forces with the Cedar Rapids Civil Rights Commission to present a free day of cultural exploration at the library on Saturday, March 18. The...

Posted by Matthew Steele | Mar 14, 2017

Nick Jones with his partner Jess and their child Henning at Squire Point — photo by Jordan Sellergren For observers of and participants in Iowa City’s underground scene -- hardcore...

Posted by Kembrew McLeod | Mar 14, 2017

For a band that was originally conceived as a goof, Younger has rapidly transformed into one of Iowa City’s best rock bands -- exploding with energy, intricate arrangements, barbed lyrics...

Posted by Katie Prout | Mar 14, 2017

“Optimist” might not be the first word that comes to mind when you think of comedian and provocateur Margaret Cho. But her work, spanning three decades of dives into familial...

Posted by Daniel Boscaljon | Mar 14, 2017

Andrew Bird’s discography is a compelling set of intricately arranged songs that have no obvious cognates in the contemporary musical scene. Having studied violin, Bird also plays guitar, sings and...

Astrology Forecast
Posted by Astrology Forecast | Mar 14, 2017

ARIES (March 21-April 19): The more unselfish and compassionate you are in the coming weeks, the more likely it is you will get exactly what you need. Here are four...

Posted by Paul Osgerby | Mar 14, 2017

Once labeled freaks, David Bowie and Lou Reed broke down the confines of masculinity found in the prototypical rock star persona of their time, while reimagining the vivacity and delicacy...

Dear Kiki
Posted by Dear Kiki | Mar 14, 2017

I recently started dating a guy who is, by most measures, the perfect match. He’s intelligent, handsome, considerate, has a great job and is great in bed. The only catch...

Hot Tin Roof
Posted by Hot Tin Roof | Mar 14, 2017

hibernates inside his heart for more than a month before cautiously emerging on a bitterly cold January evening as he rests his forehead against the upstairs bedroom window & watches...