Just announced: SCOPE brings Hippo Campus to Gabe’s

Hippo Campus, w/ Anthony Worden Gabe’s — Wednesday, April 26 at 8 p.m. University of Iowa’s SCOPE Productions announced today that they’re bringing St. Paul, Minnesota indie rockers Hippo Campus to town. The band, made up of former conservatory kids Jake Luppen, Nathan Stocker, Zach Sutton and Whistler Allen, will be at Gabe’s on April […]

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Just announced: St. Lucia is coming to the Iowa Memorial Union in April

St Lucia will be playing the IMU in April

St. Lucia IMU Ballroom — Tue., Apr. 26 at 8 p.m. The University of Iowa’s Scope Productions has just announced that, for its final show of the spring semester, it will be bringing synthpop darling St. Lucia to campus in April. The South African (Brooklyn-based) Jean-Philip Grobler has been recording and performing as St. Lucia […]

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Just Announced: Daya to perform at Blue Moose on Feb. 25


Scope Productions kicks off its spring lineup with a performance by top 40 artist Daya at the Blue Moose Tap House on Feb. 25. The singer-songwriter’s hit single Hide Away broke into the Billboard top 40 earlier this year. Originally from Pittsburgh, Daya released her first full-length album (self-titled) earlier this year and has quickly […]

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James Blake to make his mark in Iowa City this Saturday

James Blake

Arguably one of the most anticipated events of Iowa City’s fall music calendar has finally arrived, as critically-hailed British singer-songwriter James Blake is set to play the Englert this Saturday at 8 p.m. — a show co-presented by Iowa City’s SCOPE Productions. […]

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Show Review – DeVotchKa – First United Methodist – 4/02/2011

Churches are significant cultural spaces for many reasons. They are built to both spiritual and practical aims: to focus reverence of the spirit and to reverberate the human voice. Unfortunately. most of us will never experience any given church. If you are a member of a church, you seldom visit others. If you’re not a member, you seldom […]

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