Advertisement

Subscribe
to the
Weekender

Advertisement

Iowa City music

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 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 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 Eleanore Taft | Feb 14, 2017

Local bands take the stage at Trumpet Blossom on Feb. 25 at 6:45 p.m. to raise money for Girls Rock! Iowa City, a 501(c)(3) non-profit that teaches female, gender non-conforming...

Posted by Little Village | Jan 8, 2017

Closed since March 2016, the famed Magic Shop recording studio in NYC (where David Bowie recorded his final works) has recently been carefully rebuilt piece by piece and reborn as...

Posted by Kelli Ebensberger | Jan 5, 2017

Aesop Rock Blue Moose Tap House -- Monday, Jan. 9 at 7 p.m. Photo by Ben Colen San Francisco-based rapper, producer Aesop Rock takes the stage on Monday, Jan. 9...

Posted by Simeon Talley | Nov 3, 2016

  Downtown Iowa City -- Friday, Nov. 4 - Saturday, Nov. 5 Tickets available here Let's just preface this by saying you should attend as many Witching Hour festival events as...

Esperanza Spalding
Posted by Genevieve Trainor | Oct 18, 2016

Esperanza Spalding The Englert Theatre -- Tuesday, Oct. 25 at 8 p.m. Esperanza Spalding boasts a list of achievements that belie her age (she’ll be turning 32 just a week...

JLin
Posted by Kent Williams | Oct 18, 2016

Jlin Gabe's -- Nov. 5, 2016 at midnight Photo via JLin In the late 1990s, footwork -- a new style of dance music -- erupted across Chicago’s black neighborhoods. Footwork’s...

Posted by Genevieve Trainor | Oct 12, 2016

Jes Raymond & the Blackberry Bushes The Mill -- Friday, Oct. 14 at 9 p.m. When it comes to Americana, Jes Raymond and the Blackberry Bushes, hailing from the wilds...

Illustration by Cheryl Graham
Posted by Cheryl Graham | Oct 4, 2016

Nick Lowe Englert Theatre -- Friday, October 14 at 8 p.m. Nick Lowe has toured the globe, but when he brings his solo show to the Englert on Oct. 14...

Posted by Zak Neumann | Sep 27, 2016

New Jersey punk outfit Titus Andronicus brought their Rockers On The Road tour to The Mill Sunday night for an all ages show, joined by fellow Merge Records label-mates A...

Posted by Chelsea Pfeiffer | Sep 26, 2016

When the Mountain Goats play at the Englert Theatre on Mon., Sept. 26 (tickets $22-25) and at Codfish Hollow Barnstormers on Mon., Oct. 3 ($25-30), it may feel familiar to...

Gabe's, Seth Reineke, Tokyo Police Club
Posted by Seth Reineke | Sep 26, 2016

Tokyo Police Club has perfected the specific brand of indie punk that has traded in mosh pits for dance floors without compromising intensity or energy. Stopping at Gabe's in Iowa...

Adia Victoria, Zak Neumann
Posted by Zak Neumann | Sep 25, 2016

It was only five months ago that Adia Victoria played a late set during the Mission Creek festival, but she couldn't stay away for very long. The Nashville-based songwriter brought...

Posted by Little Village | Sep 22, 2016

Witching Hour Festival Downtown Iowa City (various) -- Nov. 4–5, 2016 There's no better time than today to snag your tickets for the second annual Witching Hour Festival (two-day passes...