December kicks off with a bang! Go support your favorite musicians at some great locations in the Quad Cities.
Ky&Ty Acoustic duo at Twin Span Brewing, Bettendorf 6 PM
Open Jam at My Place the Pub, Bettendorf 7 pm
Jason Walsmith at Raccoon Motel, Davenport 7 PM
RCC Presents: Modern Life is War/Desperate Acts/Spectral Snake/Closet Witch /God War at Village Theatre
, Davenport 5:30 pm
Ky&Ty Acoustic Duo at Mississippi River Distilling Company, LeClaire 6:30-9:30
Riverbend Bronze Christmas concert at St. John’s UMC, Davenport 7-8:45
Mike Zito at Rhythm City Casino, Davenport 7:30 PM
Ginger Roots at Mayne St. Pub N Grub, Blue Grass 8-11
Blood Incantation/Primitive Man/Everlasting Light at Raccoon Motel
, Davenport 8-11
Avey Grouws Band at the Edge Eatery & Drinkatorium, Rapids City 8-11
JD Aguilera at Hawkeye Sports Bar & Grill, Davenport 8-11
Jacob Hemenway at Green Tree Brewery, LeClaire 8-11
Fiddlerock at Crawford Brew Works, Bettendorf 8-11
Brendon Tapp at Headquarters, Muscatine 8 PM
Jarrod Hogan & South 55 at Gypsy Highway, Davenport 8:30
CJ Ryder and the Past Masters at Rhythm City Casino, Davenport 8:30 pm
Quad Cities Saxophone Christmas at Northpark Mall, Davenport 10-2
Ky&Ty Acoustic Duo at Tuggers, Port Byron 6-9
Dave Killinger at Bootleg Hill Honey Meads, Davenport 7 PM
Chuck Murphy at Brandon’s Pub & Grill, Rock Island 7-10
Jason Isbell & the 400 Unit at The Rust Belt, East Moline 7-11:30
Jordan Danielsen at Green Tree Brewery, LeClaire 8-11
Keller Williams at the River Music Experience, Davenport 8 PM
Villains Dance at Rhythm City Casino, Davenport 7:30-11
Avey Grouws Band at Whiskey Stop, East Moline 8-11
Crooked Cactus @ 11th Street Precinct
Kellen Myers & Friends at The Grape Life, Davenport 8-10
River Moonshine (3/5ths) at Lock 12 Music and Trading Company, Bellevue 8 PM
Fair Warning at Harley Corin’s, Bettendorf 9-1
Totes McGotes at Freight House Farmer’s Market, Davenport 12-2
Tedious & Brief/Emmett Mulroney at the Raccoon Motel, Davenport 7-10
Thanks to Roberta at Local Scene Magazine which brings you information about area musicians and venues. See photos of bands and venues...she's a great photographer. Catch up on the latest activities of your favorite musicians.
If you have any shows coming up that you'd like to promote here at the station and when we talk about it on the air, let me know. Just email billstage@97X.com and we'd love to get the word out about live music. It's been a rough road for bars & bands for the foreseeable future so let me know how we can help.
Winter is Coming...Here's What to Keep in Your Car to Keep you Safe
The Illinois State Police recently put out a post on social media reminding us that Winter is not too far away.
"PREPARE YOUR VEHICLE NOW FOR INCLEMENT AND WINTER WEATHER!
Extreme weather can have a devastating impact on driving conditions, especially when ice and snow are involved. Freezing rain, icy roads and white-out snow conditions can result in road hazards for drivers of all ages."
Here are their tips on keeping you & your family safe this season.