Hey there, local music fans! There are some great shows coming up this week in Des Moines. We’ve got everything from Celtic to Salsa on Wednesday night alone! Also, remember that the Iowa State Fair is still in full force, so check out our list of State Fair Entertainment. As always, if you have more shows to add, e-mail Liz at email@example.com and she’ll fill up the list!
Wednesday, August 15th
Gaelic Storm – Wooly’s @ 9 p.m.
Bob Pace Band – Zimm’s @ 7 p.m.
Bill Matykowski – Greenwood Lounge @ 7:30
Makeshift Prodigy (with Love Songs for Lonely Monsters, The Rouge) – Gas Lamp @ 9 p.m.
Andy Fleming – Raccoon River Brewing Company @ 7 p.m.
The High Crest – Fire Creek Restaurant @ 6:30 p.m.
Kataklysm – People’s Court @ 5:30 p.m.
Reeferseed Express – Hull Ave Tavern @ 6 p.m.
Salsa Vibe – Star Bar @ 9 p.m.
Heath Alan – El Bait Shop @ 8 p.m.
Thursday, August 16th
A Brighter Balance, Fatal Addiction, Franklin’s Basement – Bombay Bicycle Club @ 9:30 p.m.
Soul Searchers – Greenwood Lounge @ 9 p.m.
DJ Eight Ten (with Strictly Vinyl, Roots Music DJ) – Gas Lamp @ 9 p.m.
Leradee & the Positive – The Underground @ 9 p.m.
Brian Holtz Band – Music in the Junction @ 5:30
Friday, August 17th
The Faint (with Icky Blossoms, Touch People) – Wooly’s @ 9 p.m.
Typical Males (with Dewey & Muffy Ford) – Ritual Café @ 7 p.m.
Jason & The Haymakers – Gas Lamp @ 9 p.m.
Brian Holtz Band – Greenwood Lounge @ 9 p.m.
Work Release Party feat. The Bob Pace Band – Gas Lamp @ 4:30 p.m.
Saturday, August 18th
Conrad Bascom, The Olsenn Twins, Pocket Aristotle – Wooly’s @ 5 p.m.
Atticera (with Diamonds for Eyes, Noremac McCarthy) – Wooly’s @ 9 p.m.
A Scot Sutherland Production – Greenwood Lounge @ 9 p.m.
Tommy & The High Pilots – Gas Lamp @ 9 p.m.
Madam Jules, Dr. Murdock – House of Bricks @ 9:30 p.m.
Sunday, August 19th
4onthefloor (with Viva Montesa) – Wooly’s @ 8:30 p.m.
One Nite Stand – El Bait Shop @ 8 p.m.
Eric Sardinas – House of Bricks @ 7 p.m.
Monday, August 20th
Milkdrive (with Tony Bohnenkamp) – Gas Lamp @ 8 p.m.
Tuesday, August 21st
Handlebar, Meganaught, Hath No Fury, 4ENT – House of Bricks @ 7 p.m.
Geoff “Junior” Safford – Bombay Bicycle Club @ 8 p.m.