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Posted by Daniel Boscaljon | Apr 10, 2017

Mission Creek’s offerings last night provided attendees with three presentations of timeless joy.

Posted by Zak Neumann | Apr 8, 2017

Day four of the 2017 Mission Creek Festival boasted The Cool Kids, Pieta Brown, DIIV, Tennis and more!

Posted by Daniel Boscaljon | Apr 8, 2017

Amidst the bustle of a busy week of Mission Creek, Friday night’s musical possibilities included a night of pleasant music that seemed to emphasize ephemerality.

Posted by Zak Neumann | Apr 7, 2017

The 2017 Mission Creek Festival hits the half way mark with the legendary Margaret Cho, Cloud Nothings, Mykki Blanco and plenty more!

Posted by Daniel Boscaljon | Apr 7, 2017

Cloud Nothings on stage at Gabe's on the thirst night of the Mission Creek Festival. Thursday, April 8, 2017. -- photo by Zak Neumann. On the third night of Mission...

Posted by Zak Neumann | Apr 6, 2017

Day two of Mission Creek featured legendary Wu Tang clan member Ghostface Killah, Lake Street Dive's Bridget Kearney, ambient musician Lawrence English, the annual Writers Of Color readings and more!

Posted by LV Promotions | Apr 5, 2017

ICE CREAM Public Space One -- Saturday, April 8 at 11 a.m. No, it doesn't stand for "cash rules everything around me". Over 50 independent vendors will congregate for the...

Posted by Paul Osgerby | Apr 5, 2017

EPXCon Art Building West -- Saturday, April 8 at 9 a.m. Steve 'Spaz' Williams, chief animator on films such as 'Jurassic Park,' will be speaking at EPX Con on Saturday....

Posted by Paul Osgerby | Apr 5, 2017

Enter the soundscape of Hexa, an industrial and bodily-minded collaboration between musicians Lawrence English and Jamie Stewart (of Xiu Xiu). Hexa was first brought together to create an audial response...

Posted by Zak Neumann | Apr 5, 2017

Mission Creek Festival 2017 is off to a great start with Andrew Bird, Hexa, Preoccupations and more.

Posted by Daniel Boscaljon | Apr 5, 2017

At 6 p.m. on April 4, Joe Tiefenthaler opened Mission Creek 2017's Hancher component with a short statement about the enduring importance of the arts in terms of building what...

Posted by Little Village | Apr 5, 2017

The Village is a flexible event space suitable for receptions, live music, theatre, trade shows, etc. Renovations are still underway on the main space, but the front space is now...

Posted by LV Promotions | Apr 5, 2017

For over 40 years, Doris Preucil has taught the Suzuki method to budding artists, establishing a tradition of top musicians coming out of Iowa City.

Posted by Eleanore Taft | Apr 4, 2017

Sci-Fi Colab Motley Cow -- Wednesday, April 5 at 6 p.m. University of Iowa associate professor Eloy Barragán and junior dance major Angelia Mahaney created the dance portion of Motley...

Posted by Little Village | Apr 4, 2017

When Flat Black Studios moved from Iowa City to its new rural location outside of town in 2015, the new studio's first recording session was meant to dial in the...

Posted by Zak Neumann | Apr 4, 2017

Pop punk juggernauts Green Day made a stop at the Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines Monday night. The California three piece is touring on their 12th studio release "Revolution...