"Honda Civic Tour," featuring Blink-182
and My Chemical Romance, stops at Wells Fargo
Arena on Thursday, Sept. 8 at 7 p.m. Tickets
are $30-$56 through Dahl's Foods. Tickets increase
$5 the day of the show.
The Maintenance Shop in Ames resumes with three
shows this week: Uncle Lucius with Dave Beck
($10) on Thursday, Sept. 8 at 8 p.m.; Larkin
Poe ($10) on Friday, Sept. 9 at 9 p.m.; and
BRAIDS ($10) with Pepper Rabbit and Painted
Palms on Wednesday, Sept. 14 at 8 p.m. Tickets
are available through Midwestix...
Also, the M-Shop has announced new shows including
Eric Paslay (Nov. 4, $10), Eddie Shaw &
the Wolfgang (Nov. 12, $12) and Jeremy Messersmith
(Dec. 2, $8).
Big Bad Voodoo Daddy plays Terrible's Lakeside
Casino on Thursday, Sept. 8 and Friday, Sept.
9 at 8 p.m. Tickets are $10-$30.
The Psychedelic Furs and Tom Tom Club perform
Friday, Sept. 9 at 7 p.m. at People's Court.
Tickets are $25 through Ticketfly.
Chicago blues guitarist Ronnie Baker Brooks
performs Friday, Sept. 9 at 9:30 p.m. at All
Play. Tickets are $15. Visit http://www.bigreddogmusic.com.
Mare Wakefield and Mary McAdams perform Friday,
Sept. 9 at 7 p.m. at the Ritual Cafe. Admission
Rockers Cathedra! play Saturday, Sept. 10 at
9 p.m. at the Hull Avenue Tavern. Admission
Lukas Nelson returns to the Bombay Bicycle Club
on Friday, Sept. 9 at 10 p.m. Advance tickets
Iowa folk singer Carol Montag kicks off the
2011-2012 season at the Anchor Coffee House
at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 4114 Allison
Ave., with a performance on Saturday, Sept.
10 at 8 p.m. Tickets are $10 in advance or $12
at the door. Season tickets are also available.
Call 274-1534 or visit http://www.westpress.org.
New York indie rockers Finding Fiction play
a free show on Sunday, Sept. 11 at 8 p.m. at
Chicago-based reggae band Roots Rock Society
performs a free outdoor show on Sunday, Sept.
11 at 6 p.m. at The Lighthouse Concert Series
at West Des Moines Christian Church.
The El Bait Shop has announced its fall schedule
of free shows, which now includes performances
on Tuesdays, as well as Sundays and Wednesdays
from 8 to 11 p.m. Highlights include Mooseknuckle
(Sept. 11), Carrie Nation and the Speakeasy
(Sept. 21), David Zollo (Sept. 28), Thankful
Dirt (Oct. 4), Brother Trucker (Oct. 5), The
Uniphonics (Oct. 12), Truth Be Told (Oct. 16),
Joe Price (Oct. 30), Andy Fleming (Nov. 1),
Jefferson County Green Band (Nov. 9), Ryne Doughty
(Dec. 4) and The Java Jews (Dec. 21).
The Central Performing Arts Center, a new 800-seat
venue in DeWitt, opens with a performance by
the World Famous Glenn Miller Orchestra on Monday,
Sept. 12. Country music singers Bruce Robison
and Kelly Willis perform Oct. 15. Tickets are
available at Midwestix.
Insane Clown Posse plays the Val Air Ballroom
on Sept. 27. Tickets are $30 through Ticketmaster.
Night Ranger plays the 7 Flags Event Center
on Sept. 29. Tickets are $20 at Greattickets