Awful Purdies

Posted by Lauren Shotwell |
SILT, Awful Purdies collaborate on music video to raise awareness of loss of farmland

With the release of a music video to the song “Common Ground” by the Awful Purdies, the Sustainable Iowa Land Trust (SILT) is hoping to raise awareness about the ongoing...

Awful Purdies
Posted by Genevieve Trainor |
The Awful Purdies and the Family Folk Machine kick off a ‘historical’ collaboration

Lecture and Performance by the Awful Purdies Johnson County Historical Society -- Sunday, Aug. 28 at 2 p.m. The Awful Purdies take a break from recording a video in Hills,...

Posted by Genevieve Trainor |
“An Evening at the Ecopolis” comes home to Iowa City

An Evening at the Ecopolis Old Capitol Senate Chambers -- Fri., Mar. 25 at 7:30 p.m. The Awful Purdies -- photo by Sandy Dyas Music, literature and a deep passion...

Posted by Kent Williams |
Album Review: Awful Purdies – Hiatus

Awful Purdies Hiatus The women of the Awful Purdies combine many years of musical experience, compounded by six years of playing shows together. They all sing, play and write,...

Posted by Weekender |
Iowa City Weekender: August 9-11

Welcome back to the Weekender! We are all over the board this week. Whether it's legendary blues, nerdy hip hop or local Iowa City folk, this is the weekend for...

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Iowa City Weekender: 10/15-10/18

Headlights and Awful Purdies at the Mill Minstrel Studios - Yacht Club - Fat Tire Battle of the Bands - FINALS THIS FRIDAY Former Ghosts at the Picador