The Des Moines Music Coalition has announced the three “community selected artists” for this year’s Little BIG Fest taking place on Nov. 21 and 22. After weeks of votes from the public, the three acts rounding out this year’s lineup are Lily DeTaeye, Luke Fox and Mighty Shady. DeTaeye and Fox kick off the lineup at Wooly’s on Nov. 22, while Mighty Shady gets things started at House of Bricks that same night. This year’s festival is headlined by William Elliot Whitmore, Brooks Strauss and Brother Trucker. For more information, including lineup times and tickets, hit up desmoinesmc.com.
This week’s Pick o’ the Week will take you up to Ames, where Dave Zollo and Paul Doffing perform at Bluestem (formerly Zeke’s) on Saturday, Nov. 8. The all-ages show starts at 8 p.m and tickets will run you $10. Mahalo. CV