Video Debut: Dustin Smith & the Sunday Silo’s “Let’s Ride It”

We had a beautiful weekend and now it’s supposed to rain all week. But don’t let that get you down! Relive the gorgeous weather (and GDP) with a new video from Dustin Smith & the Sunday Silos for “Let’s Ride … Continue reading

GDP/Band Bombshell Got An Award!

It’s been a big weekend! And thanks to everyone who has made it awesome. Seriously, though. What a huge weekend for local music. Let’s break it down a bit. GDP If you didn’t get the chance to make it to … Continue reading

Gross Domestic Product: Vaudeville Mews Late

House of Large Sizes: Photo courtesy of Facebook The wait is finally over! Gross Domestic Product starts tomorrow night and is featuring 19 of Iowa’s hottest bands. We finish off our series of interview with the three bands headlining at … Continue reading

Gross Domestic Product: Vaudeville Mews Early

Handlebar: Photo courtesy of Facebook We’re counting down the days until Gross Domestic Product! (It’s two, in case you’ve been living under a rock.) Get the show started early by reading what the bands playing at the Vaudeville Mews early … Continue reading

Gross Domestic Product: 4th St. Theatre

Trouble Lights: Photo courtesy of Facebook Three more days until Gross Domestic Product! The anticipation is killing us. If you’re in the same boat, check out these interviews with the GDP bands jamming in the 4th St. Theatre. Get your … Continue reading

Gross Domestic Product: Outdoor Patio Stage

MR. NASTI: photo courtesy of Facebook Gross Domestic Product is less than a week away! We snagged interviews with the 19 bands playing this awesome music festival. Today we’re highlighting the six acts rocking on the Vaudeville Mews Outdoor Patio … Continue reading

Q&A: Rob Kersey of Psychostick

Photos courtesy of Psychostick Music is all about self-expression. And we love a band who isn’t afraid to show off their fun side on stage! With songs like “Because Boobs” and “My Clingy Girlfriend” (all from their latest album Space … Continue reading

Q&A: sami.the.great

Brooklyn-based musician sami.the.great (Sami Akbari) has already made her stop in Des Moines, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t give her music a good hard listen. Slightly reminiscent of Eisley and Lilly Allen (in my non-professional opinion), Sam spent part … Continue reading