With the MVF going on this week...there's even MORE music  happening in the Quad Cities.

Wednesday
Scott Stowe at Wise Guys Davenport 4-8
Brad Morgan at Mississippi Valley Fair 5 PM
Pat Willis at Freight House Farmer’s Market, Davenport 5-7:30
Doug Brundies at Mississippi Valley Fair 6-8, 10-11
Open Blues Jam at Kavanaugh’s, Rock Island 6-9
The Hotrods at the Mississippi Valley Fair 6-7, 10-11
Wild Oatz Band at Mississippi Valley Fair 7:30-11:30
Open Jam at Bent River Rock Island 8-12
Bad Hair at Mississippi Valley Fair 10-1
Thursday
Donovan Gustofson at Wise Guys, Davenport 12-3
50 Shades of Rock at Mississippi Valley Fair 3-5
Frankie Joe & Kinfolk at DeWitt Farmer’s Market 4 PM
Avey Grouws Band at Wise Guys Davenport 4:30-8
The Hotrods at the Mississippi Valley Fair 6-7, 10-11
The Lonely Goats at Summer Series, Maquoketa 6-8
Open Mic at Bootleg Hill Honey Meads, Davenport 7-10
Been There Done That at Night Groove Series, Schweibert Park, Rock Island 7-9
Blues Rock-It at Bass Street Landing, Moline 7-9
Open Jam at My Place the Pub, Bettendorf 8-12
Trapt in the Farmers’ Tent Mississippi Valley Fair 10-12
Friday
Karl Beatty at Wise Guys, Davenport 12-3
Doug Brundies at Mississippi Valley Fair 1-4
50 Shades of Rock at the Mississippi Valley Fair 3-5
Just Cuz at Mississippi Valley Fair 4-7
Kickin Back at Wise Guys, Davenport 4-8
Scott Stowe at Wide River Winery, LeClaire 5-8
The Hotrods at Mississippi Valley Fair, 6-7, 10-11
Lewis Knudsen at Steventon’s, LeClaire 6-9
The Forty Twos, Penny Serfs, Sun-riser and Soultru at Riverview Roadhouse, LeClaire 6-10
Angela Meyer at Ranch 226, Cambridge 6-9
Jordan Danielsen at The Tangled Wood, Bettendorf 7-10
Dave Ellis & Rich Fricke at Kavanaugh’s, Rock Island 7-10
Charley Crockett at Raccoon Motel, Davenport 7-10
Ky&Ty Duo at Faithful Pilot, LeClaire 7-10
Dave Killinger at Bootleg Hill Honey Meads, Davenport 7-10
Mercury Brothers at Whiskey Stop, East Moline 8-12
Freddy Allen Trio at The Grape Life, Davenport 8-10
Wave Makers at Rozz Tox 8 PM
Wave Makers at Rozz Tox 8 PM
Orlando Coolridge & Vagabond Maurice
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Sons Of Mars
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The Crooked Cactus Band at The Gypsy Highway, Davenport 8:30-12:30
Country Tradition Band at Rhythm City Casino, Davenport 8:30-12:30
Quad City Prospects at Hawkeye Sports Bar, Davenport 9-1
Jeff Dowler Acoustic at Drunken Barrels, East Moline 9-1
Saturday
Kickin Back at Wise Guys Davenport 12-3
Rob & Gary from Night People at Wide River Winery, Davenport 2-5
Kristopher Keuning at Mississippi River Distilling Company LeClaire 3-6
Michael Moncada and Whiskey High at Gypsy Highway, Davenport 3-6
The Crooked Cactus Band at Mississippi Valley Fair, 4-7
Threat Level Midnight at Go Fish Marina, 5-9
Dirt Road Rockers at The Captain’s Table, 5-9
Doug Brundies at Mississippi Valley Fair 6-8, 10-11
The Moonlighters at Ruby’s, Davenport 6-9
Brian Skow & Sons w/Nervous Neal at Tuggers, Port Byron 6:30-9:30
Donovan Gustofson at Crawford Brew Works, Bettendorf 7-10
All Sweat Productions Abbey Road at Schwiebert Riverfront Park, Rock Island 7-10
JD Aguilera at Hey Bryan’s, East Moline 7-10
Coolidge at The Tangled Wood, Bettendorf 7-10
50 Shades of Rock at Hawkeye Sports Bar, Davenport 8-12
Funktastic 5 at O’Keefe’s, Moline 8-12
50 Shades of Rock at Hawkeye Bar & Grill, Davenport 8-12
Jambrella Jams - Karl & Ko/ John Cole Born/Bo Orrin/Funk Sauce Brass Band/B an D Acoustic/Twice on Sunday at Whiskey Stop 8-12
Ariel McReynolds & Jacob at Galena Brewing Company Moline 8-11
1st Impression at Gypsy Highway, Davenport 8:30-12:30
Electric Shock at Mississippi Valley Fair Farmer’s Tent 10-12
Sunday
Ariel McReynolds at Wise Guys Davenport 12-3
Monica & Joe Acoustic at Contrary Brewing, Muscatine 2-5
Lucas Sanor at Terraza Modern Mexican 2-5
Lucky Cochran & The Persuaders at Gypsy Highway 4-7
Scott Stowe at Wise Guys Davenport 4-8
Project X at The Captains Table 5-9
Doug Brundies at Mississippi Valley Fair 6-9
Wayne Hancock/Craig Gerdes at Levitt AMP Galva Music Series 6-8:30
Dirt Road Rockers at the Mississippi Valley Fair 9:30-11:30

Danger Zone @ The Captain's Table, Moline

 

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....not just for live music. Catch up on the latest activities of your favorite musicians.

Upcoming Shows:

Aug 14
Danger Zone @ Gypsy Highway
Haphazard @ 11th Street Precinct

Aug 21
Danger Zone @ Victory Lane, Clarence
Crooked Cactus @ 11th Street Precinct

Aug 28
Danger Zone @ Kavanaugh's
Blues Rockit @ 11th Street Precinct

Sept 18
Danger Zone @ The Captain's Table, Moline

If you have any shows coming up that you'd like to promote here on 97X.com 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.

To add your event, send the info to BillStage@97X.com

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