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Posted February 03, 2021in Sound Notes

Sound Advice

The Botanical Blues is back! Held at the Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden on Sundays, concert times have changed to limit capacity. Choose from two concert times by the same [...]

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Posted January 06, 2021in Sound Notes

Sound Advice

Wine and music go together, right? That’s what Brandie Ubben thought as she created her own rockin’ bottles of wine, called “Vine’yl Anthems.” Each bottle takes a spin on a [...]

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Posted December 02, 2020in Sound Notes

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Typically during this time of the year, Sound Advice would focus on New Year’s Eve events. Since we’re unsure of the ever-changing mandates regarding Iowa’s COVID-19 precautions, NYE will mostly [...]

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Posted November 04, 2020in Sound Notes

Sound Advice

What happens when you put together the sounds of arcade games along with the Nutcracker Ballet? A new album, of course! Tyler Larson, an Ankeny native who now lives in [...]

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Posted September 30, 2020in Sound Notes

Sound Advice

We’d love to provide a full calendar of music opportunities, but who knows what the pandemic may bring? Before heading out, please check with the venue first to make sure [...]

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Posted September 02, 2020in Sound Notes

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Oakridge Neighborhood’s major annual fundraiser is going virtual for 2020. Jazz, Jewels & Jeans, An Evening at Noce, will feature cool jazz from your home. Featuring The Max Wellman Quartet, [...]

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Posted August 05, 2020in Sound Notes

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“Revive the Live Drive-in Concert Series” takes place inside Water Works Park in a grassy area. Concertgoers who purchase advance tickets can drive their vehicles in, park and listen to [...]

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Posted July 01, 2020in Sound Notes

Sound Advice

With the pandemic, music venues and bars are slowly reopening. Be sure to check with each venue to verify each show’s details, as things are continually changing and seating may [...]

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Posted April 01, 2020in Sound Check

Sound Advice

Since we’re unsure of live music venues in April, we’ve featured two local band’s new albums, so you can continue to support local music. A new album by Dust Radio, [...]

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Posted March 04, 2020in Sound Check

Sound Advice

Saint Patrick’s Day is on a Tuesday this year, and central Iowa will surely have plenty of green beer and live entertainment. If you want a head start, Standing Hampton [...]

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