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Stacey Kent I Iowa City Jazz Festival I July 2, 2017

Iowa City, Iowa ( July 2, 2017) The story of Stacey Kent’s rise to international fame reads like a Hollywood script. An American language student...

Antonio Sanchez BiRDMAN LiVE , Iowa City, IA 03/01/17

Iowa City, Iowa (March 1, 2017) Born in Mexico City on November 1st, 1971, Antonio Sanchez started playing drums at the age of 5 and...

Esperanza Spalding presents: Emily’s D+Evolution

Iowa City (October 25, 2016) "Four-time Grammy Award winner Esperanza Spalding has, in the past decade of her illustrious career (which also involves having performed...

Marquis Hill Blacktet I Iowa City Jazz Festival 2016 I Iowa City, IA

Iowa City, Iowa (July 2, 2016) Marquis Hill, trumpet; Christopher McBride, alto saxophone; (Justin Thomas), vibraphone; Joshua Ramos, bass; Makaya McCraven, drums Bio "Marquis Hill played five...

The Phil Hey Quartet I Iowa City Jazz Festival 2016 I Iowa City, IA

Iowa City, Iowa (July 2, 2016) The Phil Hey Quartet Phil Aaron on piano, Dave Hagedorn on vibes, Tom Lewis on bass, and Phil Hey on...

Akiko Tsuruga Trio I Iowa City Jazz Festival 2016 I Iowa City, IA

Iowa City, Iowa (July 1, 2016) The Akiko Tsuruga Trio featuring  Graham Dechter on guitar and Jeff Hamilton on drums. "AKIKO has been a mainstay on the New...

Bob Dorr & The Blue Band, Blues Weekend, Riverside

Riverside, Iowa (March 18, 2016) "Bob started his 40+ year career in Iowa Public Broadcasting (radio and TV) when he did the first rock 'n'...

Mud Morganfield – Muddy Waters’ Eldest Son

Riverside, Iowa (March 18, 2016) Mud Morganfield was born to Muddy Waters and Mildred Williams in Chicago. He was raised by his mother and seven uncles,...

Hugh Masekela and Vusi Mahlasela The Englert Theatre Iowa City 3/03/15

Iowa City, IA (March, 04,2015) Iowa City welcomed  South African duo multi -instrumentalist Hugh Masekela and singer-songwriter/guitarist Vusi Mahlasela's 20 Years of Freedom tour to...

Cornmeal Blue Moose Iowa City, Iowa 2-22-14

Iowa City, Iowa (February 22, 2014) First Fleet Concerts-CORNMEAL with River Glen- Blue Moose Tap House All Photos by Jordan and Brian Burrows   [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EqSyQuVkRcE] Instagram You Tube  Twitter Facebook  

TESLA Riverside, IA 01/25/2014

Riverside, Iowa (January 25, 2014) -- Riverside Casino continues to offer up a wide range of music to keep Eastern Iowan's (and those from beyond) coming...

Keller Williams and More Than a Little | Englert Theatre, Iowa City

IOWA CITY, IA (January 21, 2014) -- Keller Williams' last visit to the Englert was in February 2013. It was billed to some extent as...

Robert Cray Riverside Riverside, IA 11-15-13

RIVERSIDE, IA (November 15, 2013) -- The Robert Cray Band's tour itinerary includes Harrah's Casino in NJ, Savannah Music Hall in GA and the Royal Hall...

Cornmeal Wooly’s Des Moines, IA 11.02.13

DES MOINES, IOWA (November 2, 2013) Mr. Baber’s Neighbors: The Solar String Band opened up for Cornmeal November 2nd at Wooly's. Opening the time it said...

The Steepwater Band Yacht Club Iowa City, IA 9.27.13

Iowa City, Iowa (September 27, 2013) Rock n Roll is alive and well as was demonstrated at the Yacht Club in Iowa City. Iowa City...

Buddy Guy Soul Festival Iowa City, Iowa 9.13.13

Iowa City,Iowa (September 13, 2013) Legendary bluesman Buddy Guy performed at the inaugural Iowa Soul Festival's free outdoor concert. Buddy Guy’s performance was the first event of the...

Quinn Sullivan Iowa City Soul Festival Iowa City, IA 9.13.13

IOWA CITY, IOWA ( September 13, 2013) Quinn Sullivan defies everything  a 14 year old should accomplish in  168 months.  Quinn began guitar lessons at...

Johnny Kilowatt featuring Gloria Hardiman Iowa City Soul Festival 9.13.13

Iowa City, Iowa (September 13, 2013) Iowa City's Soul Festival was host to Johnny Kilowatt featuring Gloria Hardiman on Friday the 13th as the...

Risin’ Sun Double Door Chicago, Ill 8.31.13

CHICAGO, ILL (August 31, 2013) The Risin' Sun completed their US tour with Liquid Light performer/artist Mad Alchemy at the acclaimed Double Door. This...

The Risin’ Sun Yacht Club Iowa City, IA 8.20.13

Iowa City, Iowa (August 20, 2013)  The Risin' Sun are a flashback to the 60's garage psych that did not receive mainstream attention when...

Bob Mould Band Englert Theatre Iowa City, IA 8.15.13

Support the Artist: Iowa City, Iowa (August 15, 2013)  It was not quite the weekend, but close enough for the anxious Bob Mould devotees who...

Mickey Hart Band | Englert Theatre Iowa City, Iowa 8.8.13

Iowa City, Iowa (August 8, 2013)   Mickey Hart (Percussion) Crystal Monee Hall (vocals) Joe Bagale (vocals/keys/guitar) Gawain Matthews (Guitar/vocals) Reed Mathis (Bass) Sikiru Adepolu (Talking Drum + Misc Percussion) Greg Schutte...

Son Volt Live Photos and Review | Englert Theatre Iowa City

Support the Artist: Iowa City, Iowa  6.3.13 - Son Volt has been at the forefront of the alternative country movement since they debuted in 1995....

Bill Maher at The Paramount

Support the Comedian: Cedar Rapids, Iowa 6.2.13- Bill Mayer, the infamous host of HBO's Real Time and former ABC bad boy, delivered plenty of politically charged humor in...

Calexico Englert Theatre Iowa City 5.31.13

May 31, 2013 Iowa City- Calexico is a small town of less than 40,000 on the border of U.S. and Mexico.  Joey Burns and...

Joe Pug ⋆ Englert Theatre ⋆ Iowa City 5.31.13

May 31, 2013 Iowa City, Iowa- Joe Pug is no stranger to the Iowa City music scene. Having made several appearances at the Mill, (Mission Creek...

Yo La Tengo Englert Theatre Iowa City, IA 5.23.13

Iowa City, Iowa 5.23.13- Yo La Tengo's last show of their current tour began with a front of the stage acoustic set off by 3...

Janis Ian 3.11.13 Englert Theatre

Janis Ian  performed at The Englert Theatre Iowa City, Iowa Janis was in top form,  fresh and vibrant.  March 11 was stop 3 of 40...

Sonny Landreth 11.16.12 The Englert Theatre Iowa City, Iowa

Iowa City (11/16/12)   Sonny Landreth I Englert Theatre Sonny Landreth  Interview   Photos      

Kevin Gordon Trio 11.16.12 The Englert Theatre Iowa City, Iowa

In the late-’80s Gordon moved to Iowa City, where he studied poetry and graduated with a masters degree from the University of Iowa Writers’...

All Music All Art Holiday local Art Show Case Iowa City 12/8

Dec 8th this will be the event to see ! All Music All Art on Gilbert Court is hosting a Local Artist gathering for...

Huge Lewis IMU 11-9-12

Iowa City band Huge Lewis won an October 24, 2012 Scope battle of the bands to open for Manchester Orchestra November 9th at IMU. Band: Daniel...

Olympics IMU 11-9-12

Olympics won a battle of the bands contest October 24, 2012 at Gabes to open for Manchester Orchestra November 9th at IMU. The Olympics (band, not the...

Manchester Orchestra IMU 11-9-12

Atlanta Georgia's indie rock band Manchester Orchestra Iowa Memorial Union/University of Iowa/Iowa City, Iowa. The band: Andy Hull - lead vocals, rhythm guitar, piano, Robert McDowell - lead guitar,...

Iowa City Song Project Record Release Concert 11-2-12

Over the past year, The Englert Theatre commissioned 31 musicians and bands to write and record songs inspired by experiences or impressions of Iowa...

SCOPE presents Zeds Dead IMU Main Lounge 11-28

SCOPE Productions is delighted to announce that Zeds Dead will be performing in the IMU Main Lounge on Wednesday, November 28. Doors open at...

Loudon Wainwright III and Dar Williams Photos 9-21-12

The Englert Theatre welcomed Loudon Wainwright III and Dar Williams to Iowa City 9/21/12. Diana Nollen, the Arts & Entertainment writer and event critic for SourceMedia...

Steve Earle and the Dukes the Englert 8/7/12

Steve Earle and his band the Dukes last played the Englert  in September 2011.  Although this time wife and band member Alison Moorer was...

Todd Snider Hayes Carll 7-24-12 Englert Theatre

Todd Snider and Hayes Carll and his band shared a bill at the Englert Theatre in Iowa City 7/2/12. Hayes Carll opened the dual bill...

Radio Moscow 7-3-12 Gabes, Iowa City

Radio Moscow, Parker Griggs, (Vocals/Guitar) Lonnie Blanton (Drums) and Billy Ellsworth (Bass) played Gabes in Iowa City, Iowa July 3, 2012. I had a chance to visit...

Englert Theatre 2012

The Englert Theatre opened in Iowa City, Iowa on September 26, 1912 as a theatrical venue, known for its state of the art film...

Grace Potter and the Nocturnals 4-26-12

Grace Potter and the Nocturnals  University of Iowa, IMU Main Lounge, Iowa City, IA,   April 26, 2012 Edit this setlist | More Grace Potter...

Hot Tuna 3-8-12 The Englert Theatre

Hot Tuna 3-8-12 The Englert Iowa City, Iowa featuring Jorma Kaukonen, Jack Casady and Barry Mitterhoff

The War on Drugs release new video for “Brothers”

The War On Drugs are excited to share the brand new video for “Brothers,” one of the many highlights off their stellar Slave Ambient....

Rich Robinson The Mill Iowa City, 10-21-11

Rich Robinson The Mill Iowa City, 10-21-11 Setlist Bye Bye Baby It's Not Easy Lost and Found Station Man Broken Stick Crown Everybody Knows This is Nowhere (Neil Young Cover) Fearless (Pink...

Ha Ha Tonka 10-15-11

Ha Ha Tonka 10-15-11 The Englert Theatre, Iowa City Iowa Opened for Robert Randolph @ The Family Band

Robert Randolph and The Family Band 10-15-11

Robert Randolph and The Family Band 10-15-11 The Englert Theater, Iowa City Iowa

Miles Davis Experience 9/29/11 The Englert Theatre, Iowa City , Iowa

The Miles Davis Experience 1949 - 1959: A Collaboration with Blue Note Records Featuring the Ambrose Akinmusire Quintet 9/29/11 The Miles Davis Experience: 1949-1959 recaptures the sound, historical,...

Steve Earle Plays The Englert Theatre in Iowa City, Iowa 9-19-11

Steve Earle The Englert Theatre, Iowa City Iowa

Mississippi Blues Festival Artist Bios 7/1 – 7/3

Bandshell--Friday—5:00 Linsey Alexander Chicago is the blues capital of the world, and if recent popularity is any kind of benchmark, Linsey Alexander just might be the...