rockers Night Ranger perform Thursday, Sept.
29 at 7 p.m. at 7 Flags Event Center. Tickets
are $20 at http://www.greatticketsnow.com.
Singer-songwriter Kristie Stremel plays Thursday,
Sept. 30 at 7 p.m. at the Ritual Cafe. Admission
Chris Beard plays the Gas Lamp on Friday, Sept.
30 at 9 p.m. Admission is $10.
The Bombay Bicycle Club just announced several
shows including alt-country singer Whitey Morgan
and the 78's ($5), who play there on Saturday,
Oct. 1 at 9 p.m., as well as Whiskey and Woe
(Oct. 7, free), Jet Edison (Oct. 8, free), Confused
Little Girl and Swamp Sitters (Oct. 13, free),
"Irish October" with Flatfoot 56,
The Killigans and Vandon Arms (Oct. 15, $10),
Superchief's CD Release Party featuring Bible
of the Devil and Cornfed Bruiser (Oct. 21, free),
Lomusic Launch Party (Oct. 22), "Hillbilly
Halloween" with Bob Tyler and the Wreckless
Hearts (Oct. 28, $5), Dark Mirror Ball (Oct.
31, TBA), The Toasters (Nov. 2, $8), The Indobox
(Nov. 3, $5), Sons of Summer (Nov. 6, free),
The Reckless Ones (Nov. 11, TBA), Deals Gone
Bad (Nov. 13, free) and Continental with EGO
and 6000 Wings (Nov. 29, free).
The Fez (Friday, Sept. 30 at 8 p.m., $10) and
Mat Kearney (Saturday, Oct. 1 at 7 p.m., $18)
play People's Court this weekend... In other
People's Court news, Puddle of Mudd, Pop Evil
and Lansdowne ($22) play there Nov. 17, as do
Reel Big Fish Streetlight Manifesto, Lionize
and Radeo Ruby Love ($20) on Dec. 9.
New York rockers The Damnwells play Monday,
Oct. 3 at West End Architectural Salvage with
Harper Blynn, Carley Anchon and Scott Yoshimura.
Tickets are $10 through Midwestix.
Lupe Fiasco performs Wednesday, Oct. 5 at 8
p.m. at Hilton Coliseum in Ames. Tinie Tempah
and Sarah Green open. Tickets are $36-$41 through
Spineshank, Clandestine, September, Killing
the Dream and Engage the Nightmare play an all-ages
concert on Wednesday, Oct. 5 at 4:45 p.m. at
the House of Bricks. Tickets are $15 through
Midwestix... Newly announced at the HOB: Potluck,
Glasses Malone, Sunspot Jonz, Mistah Fab and
J Hornay ($15) on Oct. 13.
The "3 Guitar Heroes Tour" featuring
Michael Schenker, Uli Roth and Leslie West,
that was scheduled to play at Hoyt Sherman Theater
on Oct. 28 has been cancelled. Tickets may be
refunded at the point of purchase.
Eighty-five-year old jazz pianist Lee Shaw and
bassist Rich Syracuse return to Caspe Terrace
in Waukee for a concert on Nov. 5. Tickets are
$20 in advance. Call 279-6452.
Just announced at the Vaudeville Mews: Hit the
Lights and The Dangerous Summer ($12) on Nov.
5 and Dance Gavin Dance, Isetmyfriendsonfire,
A Loss For Words, We Are the Ocean and The Bunny
The Bear ($15) on Dec. 8. Tickets are available
Sharon Little returns to the Flying Mango in
Des Moines on Nov. 7. Tickets TBA.
Rapper Tech N9ne returns to the Val Air Ballroom
on Nov. 21. Tickets are $30 through Ticketmaster.
All Play will host upcoming concerts by three
artists with Louisiana ties. They include singer-pianist
Marcia Ball (Nov. 30), zydeco singer-squeezebox
player Chubby Carrier (Dec. 4) and blues singer-guitarist
Tab Benoit (Dec. 14). Advance tickets to each
show are $20. CV