Happy Hump Day, Locusic fans! It’s time to figure out which shows you’ll be checking out around Des Moines over the next week. As usual, if we missed anything, let Liz know at firstname.lastname@example.org and she’ll add it to the list.
Wednesday, August 8th
Brian Wheat (with Jason Walsmith of The Nadas) – Vaudeville Mews @ 7:30 p.m.
Jeremy Alverez – Fire Creek Restaurant @ 6:30 p.m.
Paige Harpin Group – Star Bar @ 9 p.m.
Bob Pace Band – Zimm’s @ 7 p.m.
Chiddy Bang – Wooly’s @ 7 p.m.
The High Crest – The Standard @ 5 p.m.
Jake Donelson (with Tony Bohnenkamp, Ben Wantland) – Gas Lamp @ 8 p.m.
Reeferseed Express – Hull Ave Tavern @ 6 p.m.
It’s Complicated – Greenwood Lounge @ 8 p.m.
Aries Rising – El Bait Shop @ 8 p.m.
One Hundred Mondays, Opium Symphony – Bombay Bicycle Club @ 8 p.m.
Thursday, August 9th
Abby Normal – Music in the Junction @ 5:30 p.m.
Bunny Gang (with DJ Rico) – Vaudeville Mews @ 8 p.m.
DJ 810 – PBR Bar @ 9 p.m.
Soul Searchers – Greenwood Lounge @ 9 p.m.
Ephraim Zen – The Underground @ 9 p.m.
Agony of Defeat, Era of the End, 6000 Wings on the Bended Bow – Bombay Bicycle Club @ 9 p.m.
Friday, August 10th
Dum Dum Girls (with Conduits) – Wooly’s @ 9 p.m.
Rick Burke – Greenwood Lounge @ 9 p.m.
Boomerang – Gray’s Lake @ 5:30 p.m.
Everyday/Everynight (with Love Songs For Lonely Monsters, Why Make Clocks) – Vaudeville Mews @ 5:30 p.m.
Deep Time, Histo – PBR Bar @ 9 p.m.
Andy Fleming – Stomping Grounds @ 7 p.m.
Stoopid, Fairhaven, Lake of Fat Kids – House of Bricks @ 5 p.m.
Heath Alan & Friends – Fire Creek Restaurant @ 7 p.m.
Work Release Party featuring The Bob Pace Band – Gas Lamp @ 4:30
Bright Giant (with Dylan Sires & the Neighbors, The White Elephant, Frontier Ruckus) – Gas Lamp @ 8 p.m.
Jenni’s Project – The Underground @ 9 p.m.
Display Case, Eclipse – House of Bricks @ 9:30 p.m.
Brett Newski & The Corruption (with Love Songs For Lonely Monsters, Why Make Clocks) – Vaudeville Mews @ 9:30 p.m.
Saturday, August 11th
Otep (with Butcher Babies, One Eyed Doll) – Wooly’s @ 5:30 p.m.
Brandon McHose (with Dustin Smith and the Sunday Silos) – 10 p.m.
Words Like Daggers (with Alistir Hennessey, The Curse of Hail, An Empire Falls, Pressing Forward) – Vaudeville Mews @ 5 p.m.
Beats & Bells – PBR Bar @ 9 p.m.
Limbs Band (with Subliminal Chaos, HooD-TeK) – Vaudeville Mews @ 9:30 p.m.
Spin Spin Coupling – Gas Lamp @ 9 p.m.
Green Room Rockers – The Underground @ 9 p.m.
Dave Bess of Public Property – Bombay Bicycle Club @ 9 p.m.
Sunday, August 12th
Back Cue – Vaudeville Mews @ 5 p.m.
The Blackfoot Gypsies (with Stuttering Jimmy Duo) – Gas Lamp @ 9 p.m.
Monday, August 13th
Tuesday, August 14th
Little Ruckus (with The Olsen Twinns, Pocket Aristotle, Rebel Creek) – Vaudeville Mews @ 5 p.m.
Mumford’s (with Little Ruckus, The Olsen Twinns, Trouble Lights) – Vaudeville Mews @ 9:30 p.m.