Gabe’s and the Yacht Club to host ‘Iowa City Music Showcase’ featuring nine local bands

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Nine bands for $5? How do these people eat?! — photo via Porch Builder

Gabe’s and The Yacht Club will host an Iowa City Music Showcase beginning at Gabe’s at 7 p.m. this Saturday, presented by the Iowa City Music Scene. Music fans only need to pay one small cover charge of $5 to see all nine shows at both venues. The evening features a lineup of local talent including The Sapwoods, Mad Monks and 5 in a Hand. The show culminates with a two hour performance from the gritty, four-man group Porch Builder until 2 a.m.


Slewgrass 7 p.m.
Muckrockers 7:45 p.m.
Ben Schmidt 9:10 p.m.
Mad Monks 10:30 p.m.
Porch Builder 12:15 p.m.

Yacht Club

Soul Phlegm 8:45 p.m.
The Sapwoods 9:45 p.m.
Item 9 and the Mad 10:45 p.m.
5 in a Hand 11:45 p.m.

For more information, check out the official Facebook event page.

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