Omaha metalheads Screaming for Silence will take the stage at DG's Tap House in Ames on Thursday night. The band released their debut EP Relentless in late 2012, and they are slowly working recording time (in Hollywood) into their relentless touring schedule. The, as of yet, untitled full-length album will be produced by Erik Ron (We Came As Romans, Motionless In White) and should be out later in 2014. Opening for S4S Thursday will be Mistaken for Halos, Another Lost Year, and As Clouds Break. The music will kick off at 8 p.m., and there will be a $10 cover charge at the door.
Des Moines alt-country/rock band The Nadas will perform at Terrible's Lakeside Casino in Osceola on Thursday. The band released their latest album, entitled Lovejoy Revival, in February of last year. Tickets for the show at Lakeside's outdoor theater are $10 for general admission and $20 for tiered seating. This will be a 21-and-over concert event.
Iowa City rockers The Sapwoods will headline a show at Vaudeville Mews in Des Moines on June 26. On June 10, the quintet released their second album, entitled Peaks and Valleys. Opening the all ages show at 6 p.m. will be The New Bodies and Crystal City. The concert will have a $5 cover charge.
Valley Junction's June 26 Music in the Junction will feature a performance by 3-piece 90's rock cover band All Things King. The concert will run from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., and food and beverage are available at the adjoining farmer's market. The event is free and open to all ages.
Pianopalooza will play the Jasper Winery's summer concert series Thursday from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Pianopalooza, the dueling piano act featuring Tony Bohnenkamp and Megan Hill-Mitchum, covers popular songs from the 50's to present day. The outdoor concert is free, and wine, beer, and food will be available for purchase.