An amazing line up of musicians for this week...
Tuesday
High and Mighty Brass Band DeWitt Community Library 6:30-7:30
Open Mic at Pub 1848, Moline 8-12
Wednesday
Bobby Townsley at Green Tree Brewery, LeClaire 6-8
Open Blues Jam at Kavanaugh’s, Rock Island 6-9
Open Jam at Whiskey Stop, East Moline 6-10
Fallfiftyfeet/Blind Equation/Zombieshark/Black Matter Device/Promise Breaker at Village Theatre, Davenport 6-11 pm
Lich King/Stonecutter/Pit Lord at The Blackhawk Room, Moline 6:30-10:30
Ed James at Faithful Pilot, LeClaire 6:30-9:30
Duma/Aseethe at Rozz-Tox, Rock Island 7-10
Rascal Martinez/Jack Symes at Racoon Motel, Davenport 7-9
Elton Dan & the Rocket Band at River Music Experience, Davenport 7:30-10
Open Jam at Bent River, Rock Island 8-12
Thursday
Michael Moncada at Twin Span Brewing, Bettendorf 6-9
Kevin Moore at Gypsy Highway, Davenport 6:30-9:30
Zoso - The Ultimate Led Zeppelin Experience at River Music Experience 8-11
Friday
High & Mighty Brass Band at Wilton Public Library 4-5
Angela Meyer at Missipi Brew, Muscatine 5-9
BanD Acoustic at Headquarters, Muscatine 6-9
Korn/Chevelle/Code Orange at TaxSlayer Center, Moline 6:30
Drekka/Timber Rattle/Aqualife at Rozz-Tox, Rock Island 7 PM
Black Velvet Band at Maquoketa Brewing 7-10
Ex-Bombers at Contrary Brewing, Muscatine 7 PM
Fair Warning at Parkside, Moline 8-12
Avey Grouws Band at Whiskey Stop, East Moline 8-11
Freddy Allen w/Chris Castle & Neal Smith at The Grape Life, Davenport 8-10
Dirt Road Rockers at The Mound, Davenport 8:30 PM
LP33 at The Gypsy Highway, Davenport 8:30-12:30
SideShow Mel at Harley Corin’s, Bettendorf 9-1
Threshold at Hawkeye Tap, Davenport 9-1
Saturday
Folk n' Stages @ Henry's in Mt. Carroll, Il
Jen Craft at New Windsor Depot 5:30-7:30
Michael Mikrut Band at Rhythm City Casino, Davenport 6-9
Caleb Talbott at Rams Riverhouse, Port Byron 6-9
Ariel McReynolds at Tuggers, Port Byron 6-9
Jake McVey at Hawkeye Tap, Davenport 7-10
Rob & Gary of the Night People at Bootleg Hill Honey Meads, Davenport 7-10
CJ Ryder & Past Masters at Rhythm City Casino, Davenport 7:30-11
Frankie Joe & Kin Folk at Green Tree Brewery, LeClaire 7:30-10:30
Angela Meyer at Galena Brewing Co, Moline, 8-11
Chuck Murphy at Headquarters, Muscatine 8-11
Tangled Realty at The Pub, Milan 8-11
Sugar & Spice at Pour Bros Taproom, Moline 8:30-11:30
Jen Craft Acoustic at The Office, Sherrard 9-12
Sunday
Mo Carter at Crawford Brew Works, Bettendorf 2-5
Cassie & Randy at Contrary Brewing, Bettendorf 2-5
Open Mic at Racer’s Edge 7-10
David Singley/Crys Matthews & Heather Mae at Creative Commons Bishop Hill 7-8:30

Upcoming Shows:

April 2-Vital Signs band @ City Limits Viola
April 9 - Jason Carl and the Whole Damn Band @ 11th Street Precinct
April 16 - Wolf & Gypsie Band @ 11th Street Precinct
April 23 - Down the Rabbit Hole @ 11th Street Precinct
April 30 - Mamiltons @ 11th Street Precinct
May 7 - Sneezy Dollars Band @ 11th Street Precinct
May 14 - Crooked Cactus @ 11th Street Precinct
May 28 - Jason Carl and the Whole Damn Band @ 11th Street Precinct
June 4 - Sneezy Dollars Band @ 11th Street Precinct
June 11 - Crooked Cactus @ 11th Street Precinct
June 18 - Wolf & Gypsie Band @ 11th Street Precinct
June 25 - Blues Rockit @ 11th Street Precinct

If you have any shows coming up that you'd like to promote here on 97X just email billstage@97X.com.  We'd love to get the word out about your show.

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Break Out the Tarter Sauce: Here's The QCA's Best Places for Fish for Lent

The Quad Cities Area has a ton of options for fish during the Lent season. From fish fries to fish sandwiches...battered to seasoned...here is a quick list:

What The Quad Cities Did For Fun in the 90's

Many times over the years, I'll be talking with friends about years gone by and I'll say "take me back".

Every generation goes through this, I assume. Looking back at a more simple time where responsibilities haven't set in and life seems fun. Opportunities are endless.

Let's go back to the 1990's to Wacky Waters, 50 Cent Beer night and revisit Mallards Mania!