Skip to main content
Report this ad

See also:

The Knocks, ASTR, Farewell My Love, and Travis LeDoyt lead Saturday's shows

Saturday's Central Iowa concert calendar is a packed one that includes shows by The Knocks and ASTR, Farewell My Love, Travis LeDoyt, and more. Here is a look at the live music that June 21 has to offer.

The Knocks.
The Knocks.
Photo by Brad Barket
ASTR will co-headline with The Knocks in Des Moines on June 21.
Photo by Frazer Harrison

New York City-based electronic acts The Knocks (see slideshow) and ASTR will co-headline at Wooly's in Des Moines on Saturday. Both acts have released new EPs this year. ASTR debuted their new six-song EP Varsity in late January, while The Knocks released the four-song EP Comfortable in mid-February. Des Moines disco duo MAIDS will open the show at 8 p.m. Tickets for the all ages show are $13 in advance and $15 the day of the event.

The Phoenix theatrical rock quintet Farewell My Love will perform at Vaudeville Mews in Des Moines tomorrow night. The band released their debut full-length Gold Tattoos last September. Opening the show will be tourmates Jamie's Elsewhere, Incredible Me, and Lionfight, as well as locals Switchblade Saturdays and A Better Reality. Tickets for the 5 p.m. all ages concert are $12 in advance and $15 the day of the show.

Elvis tribute artist Travis LeDoyt will perform at the outdoor theater at Terrible's Lakeside Casino in Osceola Saturday night at 7:30 p.m. The Massachusetts native specializes in the late Fifties Elvis and classics like "Hound Dog", "Jailhouse Rock", and "All Shook Up". Tickets for the show are $10 for general admission and $20 for tiered seating. This will be a 21-and-over show.

Here's what else is going on for live music in Central Iowa on Saturday, June 21:

Dick Prall (power pop/roots) at Ankeny Unplugged
w/ Dustin Smith & The Sunday Silos and Gilbert Goldsmith
Wagner Park Band Shell in Ankeny
6 p.m., 18+ ($5)

Molly Gene One Whoaman Band (rock/blues/soul)
w/ Dylan Boyle
DG's Tap House in Ames
9 p.m., 21+ ($5)
[see embedded video]

The BriTins (Beatles Tribute) at Music in the Park
Women's Club Park in Colfax
7 p.m., all ages (free)

The Maw (rock/jam band)
w/ Aren't We All and Nest of Snakes
The House of Bricks in Des Moines
9:30 p.m., 21+ ($5)

Ray and Jane (multi-genre)
Hotel Pattee in Perry
7 p.m., all ages (free)

The Lighthouse Band (pop/rock)
w/ Projekt Theory
Zeke's in Ames
7 p.m., all ages ($5)

The Travel Guide (indie rock)
w/ Foxholes, Love Songs for Lonely Monsters, and The Wheelers
Gas Lamp in Des Moines
9 p.m., 21+ ($5)

Flipside (cover band)
Finish Line Show Lounge at Prairie Meadows Casino in Altoona
10 p.m., 21+ (free)

Hotel California (Eagles tribute) at Tribute to Summer
w/ Fleetwood Mix and Bayou Boys
Outdoor stage at Meskwaki Casino outside Tama/Toledo
4 p.m., 21+ ($20)

Report this ad