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  • Trapt
    Cool show reminder: Trapt plays Wooly's tonight
    The California rock band Trapt invades Des Moines' East Village tonight for a 7 p.m. show at Wooly's. The doors at Wooly's will open at 6 p.m., and the show is all ages. Tickets are still available for $18 at the Wooly's box office...
  • Slimming
    Kick 20 pounds in 20 days!
    Summer is sneaking up fast and Spring break is coming even faster. Those pounds you packed on during the holidays are begging to stay on you, but do not let them win this round. By now you have probably started brainstorming ideas on how you will...
  • Still Rockin'
    House of Bricks will host two shows the day after the world ends
    On December 21, the Mayan calendar ends, and many people (with nothing better to do) are predicted that the world will end that day. Des Moines East Village venue House of Bricks (525 East Grand Avenue) is so confident that those people are...
  • Salman to shoot kick in London after Dabangg 2
    Salman Khan's 'Kick' to be shot in London
    As reported on Dec. 1, Salman Khan will begin shooting for Sajid Nadiadwala's “Kick” in London. The movie is a comedy-action thriller and a remake of a 2009-Telugu blockbuster with the same name that featured Ravi Teja and Illeana...
  • Basic Moves Table (condensed)
    Not All Basic Moves Are Created Equal
    During the course of my study of MK1 I observed and recorded each character’s moves, both Basic and Special. Since the game awards points for the damage inflicted by each move (the Strength Bonus) I was able to then observe how much damage...
  •  Kabir Khan to direct Salman Khan's Kick?
    Salman Khan's 'Kick' to be directed by Kabir Khan?
    It was reported on August 30, 2012, that Salman Khan's upcoming movie "Kick" will most probably be directed by Kabir Khan.Kabir Khan directed Salman's latest release "Ek Tha Tiger" which went on to become the second...
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    Sex Slaves will headline at the House of Bricks on August 5
    The New York rock band the Sex Slaves will make the long journey to Des Moines on Sunday, August 5 for a concert in the East Village's House of Bricks (525 East Grand Avenue). The Hollowpoint, Kick, Jester, and Reddoor will take the HoB stage...
  • NEEDMORE tour schedule
    NEEDMORE and Vanity Theft come to Vaudeville Mews on April 9
    NEEDMORE comes to Des Moines on April 9 for a show at Vaudeville Mews (212 4th Street). Tour mates Vanity Theft, join The Mourning Electric and Kick as the openers. The doors will open at 5 p.m., and the concert is scheduled to start at 5:30 p.m....
  • Kick from New Belgium
    Kick: New Belgium Brewing
    It seems to have taken forever—what with intermittent heat waves spiking up at random—but autumnal weather has finally hit Denver. With the changing of the leaves comes the changing of the palates. No more are beer geeks clamoring over...
  • Kick
    We ♥ Kick
    ‘Best of the 80s’ is a celebration our favorite decade’s pop culture. As always, your suggestions and comments are welcome below.It’s the summer of ’88. You hop in your Cabriolet convertible, and you’re headed...
  • Anthony Pettis
    Anthony Pettis lands amazing cage kick in championship victory at WEC 53
    At WEC 53 Thursday night, the final WEC Lightweight champion was crowned in outstanding fashion. Columbus and worldwide MMA fans alike are buzzing about the kick off the cage that Anthony Pettis landed en route to a unanimous decision victory over...