This is the weekend for Pridefest, and there is plenty of music to be heard in Des Moines’ historic East Village neighborhood. In addition to headliners Tina She, DJ Pain 1 and Be Steadwell, there will also be performances by local acts Cover Grrls, Run DSM, and Des Moines Kings, as well as students from the Central Iowa Music Labs and Girls Rock! Des Moines. Go to www.capitalcitypride.org for a full schedule or to purchase tickets.
Richard Marx will perform at Hoyt Sherman Place on Friday, Sept. 30 at 8 p.m. Tickets go on sale Thursday at 10 a.m. and can be purchased in person at the Hoyt Sherman Place Box Office, charge by phone at 800-745-3000 or online at www.ticketmaster.com.
Singer/songwriter and guitarist Amos Lee is set to perform at Hoyt Sherman Place on Tuesday, Nov. 1 at 8 p.m. Tickets are priced at $39.50, $55, and $65 and go on sale this Friday at 10 a.m. Purchases can be made in person at the Hoyt Sherman Place Box Office, online at ticketmaster.com or charged by phone at 800-745-3000.
This week’s Pick o’ the Week is at the Des Moines Social Club’s Basement Bar where you can check out Leyla McCalla and Abbie & The Sawyers on Tuesday, June 14 at 6 p.m. Tickets for the all-ages event are $12 in advance through www.desmoinessocialclub.org or $15 at the doors. Mahalo. CV