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Des Moines’ Holy White Hounds and Chicago’s Mutts are hitting up the Yacht Club


Holy White Hound
Holy White Hounds just want to play you some music. Won’t you let them? — photo by Alyssa Leicht

Holy White Hounds w/ Mutts, Surrounded By Giants

Yacht Club — Thursday, June 26 at 9 p.m. ($5)

Des Moines’ Holy White Hounds are a rock and roll band with capital R’s. Lead by Brenton Dean, the three-piece have been playing since 2013 but have already built a reputation for crazy live shows with their in-your-face, tough-guy bravado. Their grimy, dim-lit garage rock will fit in very nicely with the Yacht Club’s grimy, dim-lit basement.

Chicago’s Mutts will be opening the show. Recently hitting the five year mark, the band’s history is a who’s who of Chicago indie rock, with members (and former members) playing in The Hush Sound, Company of Thieves and Empires, among many, many others. Their third full-length, Object Permanence, was released in April 2013 after the group successfully raised $10,000 via Kickstarter. The album, recorded live and unplugged, was met with a fair amount of critical acclaim.

Surrounded By Giants, an up-and-coming four piece from Iowa City, will be filling out the bill with a bit more of a funk-rock vibe. For just five bucks, this is a no-brainer show for fans of raw rock n’ roll.


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