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The Civic Center of Greater Des Moines announced
its lineup for its “Live at the Temple” concert
series. It includes the Ruth Moody Band (Nov.
17), Irish Christmas in America (Dec. 5), Peter
Yarrow (Jan. 24, 2012), Guy Davis (Feb. 6, 2012),
Karla Bonoff (March 30, 2012) and La Guitara
- Gender Bending Strings featuring Patty Larkin
and guests (April 14, 2012). Season tickets
are $140 through the Civic Center’s box office.
Fans can also buy tickets for an additional
show at the Temple when Tonic Sol-Fa performs
there on April 28, 2012.
The Zac Brown Band will perform Nov. 19 at Wells
Fargo Arena. Tickets are $27-$64 through the
box office, Dahl’s Foods, by phone at (866)
55-DAHLS or online at http://www.dahlstickets.com.
The Ozark Mountain Daredevils play 7 Flags on
Oct. 22. Tickets are $20-$50 at http://www.greatticketsnow.com.
The Trailer Park Boys play Hoyt Sherman Theater
on Thursday, Oct. 6 at 8 p.m. Tickets are $43
The Drums play the Vaudeville Mews on Thursday,
Oct. 6 at 6 p.m. Admission is $15.
People’s Court hosts several shows this week.
They include Sister Soleil ($10, all ages) on
Thursday, Oct. 6 at 7 p.m., The Chris Robinson
Brotherhood ($18) on Friday, Oct. 7 at 9 p.m.,
The Nadas ($15) on Saturday, Oct. 8 at 9 p.m.,
We Came as Romans with Miss May I, Of Mice &
Men, Texas in July and Close to Home ($15, all
ages) on Sunday, Oct. 9 at 6:30 p.m. and Taking
Back Sunday with The Maine and Bad Rabbits ($25,
all ages) on Tuesday, Oct. 11 at 7:30 p.m. Visit
Two shows of note this week at the Gas Lamp:
Too Slim & The Taildraggers ($10) on Friday,
Oct. 7 at 9 p.m. and the 9th Annual Tribute
to Johnny Cash featuring Randy Burk and the
Prisoners and guests ($7) on Saturday, Oct.
8 at 9 p.m.
The Bombay Bicycle Club hosts free shows at
8 p.m. by Whiskey and Woe on Friday, Oct. 7
and Jet Edison on Saturday, Oct. 8.
The World Food Festival, Oct. 7-9, returns to
the East Village and includes free entertainment
by Mr. Baber’s Neighbors, Hot Club of Des Moines,
Tubabu, World Port, Bright Giant and others.
The Pretty Lights perform Sunday, Oct. 9 at
8 p.m. at the Val Air Ballroom. Tickets are
$25 through Ticketmaster...
In other news, the ballroom will host the Sex
Slaves and The Knobs ($10) on Oct. 30, Dayglow
“The World’s Largest Paint Party” with live
performances by Wildchild World (tickets TBA)
on Nov. 18, the Lazer Rock Girl Pageant featuring
Adelitas Way, Art of Dying and One Less Reason
($10.33) on Nov. 22 and country music outlaw
David Allan Coe ($20) on Nov. 23.
The Flying Mango presents the Ryan Montbleau
Band on Monday, Oct. 10 at the Temple for Performing
Arts at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $32.50 or $52.50
for VIP seating, all of which include a free