Halloween brings out scary good musicians!  All week long!
Tuesday 10/26
Brian Skow at R Bar, Davenport 6:30-9:30
Crooked River Gang at Kavanaugh’s, Rock Island 7-10
Open Mic at Gypsy Highway, Davenport 7:30-11:30
Dosh w/Blake Banks at Raccoon Motel, Davenport 8-11
The Last Ten Seconds of Life/Filth/Falsifier/Weeping Wound/Portals at Skylark, Rock Island 5:30 pm
Wednesday 10/27
Open Blues Jam at Kavanaugh’s, Rock Island 6-9
Open Jam at Bent River Rock Island 7-12
David Ramirez and Matt Costa at Raccoon Motel, Davenport 8-11
Thursday 10/28
Jazzy Ash at Bettendorf Family Museum 10 AM
Halloween Open Mic at Coffee House, Davenport 1-4
Jazzy Ash at Muscatine Art Center 4:30 PM
Trevor Sensor w/Braden Rapp at Bishop Hill Creative Commons 6-9
Michael Moncada at Twin Span Brewing, Bettendorf 6-9
Frankie Joe & Kinfolk at Gypsy Highway, Davenport 6:30-9:30
Open Jam at My Place, Bettendorf 7-10
Friday 10/29
Tony Hoeppner & Friends at Hy-Vee Market Grill, Silvis 5-8
Self Imposed Exile/St. October/At the Mouth of the River/WokZilla’z Out-of-Control/Twice on Sunday at Village Theatre, Davenport 6-11
Have your Cake at Mississippi River Distilling Company, LeClaire 7-11
Bucky Halker at Bishop Hill Dairy Building 7 PM
Douglas & Tucker at The Grape Life, Davenport 7:30-10:30
A light Divided/The Almas/HeavyWeight/NonGrata at RIBCO, Rock Island 8PM
Fair Warning at Parkside, Moline 8-12
50 Shades of Rock at Roadrunners, Davenport 8PM
Funktastic Five at O’Keefe’s, Moline 8-11
Turnover/Widowspeak/Temple of Angels at Raccoon Motel, Davenport 8-11
North of 40 at Gypsy Highway, Davenport 8:30-12:30
Just Cuz at Hawkeye Sports Bar, Davenport 8:30-12:30
Danger Zone at Harley Corin’s, Bettendorf 9-1
Saturday 10/30
Dwyer & Michaels Halloween Ball with Hairbangers Ball & Cheese Pizza @ MVFairgrounds
Blues Rockit @ 11th Street Precinct
Frankie Joe & Kinfolk at Freight House Farmer’s Market, Davenport 10-12
Channel Cats at Crawford Brew Works, Bettendorf 1-4
Ed James at HyVee Market Grille, Moline 6-9
The Moonlighters QC at Sunrise Golf course, Bettendorf 6:30-9:30
The Velies at Dirty Water Music, LeClaire 7PM
Karl Beatty at The Quarry, Bettendorf 7-2
Dynoride at Bierstube, Moline 7-10
Frankie Joe & Kinfolk at Geneseo Brewing Co. 7-10
Scott McCreery at Rhythm City Casino, Davenport 8-9:30
Rout 38 at Hawkeye Sports Bar, Davenport 8-12
Tangled Reality at The Pub, Milan 8-11
Heads in Motion/The Textures at River Music Experience, Davenport 8-11
Wicked Liz & the Bellyswirls at Butler’s Barn (Bombers tap), Bennet 8PM
Tony Hoeppner & Friends at Green Tree Brewery, LeClaire 8-11
Ron Tegeler Jazz Trio at The Grape Life, Davenport 8-11
Trippin Billies/Alex Fischbach at RIBCO, Rock Island 8 PM
Richie Lee & the Fabulous 50s at Rhythm City Casino, Davenport 8:30-12
Soul Storm at Gypsy Highway, Davenport 8:30-12:30
Stone Flowers at Whiskey Stop, East Moline 9-12
Corporate Rock at Daiquiri Factory, Rock Island 9PM
Code 415 at Harley Corin’s, Bettendorf 9-12
The Knockoffs at Jimbo’s Knucklehead Saloon, East Moline 9-1
Sunday 10/31
The Burney Sisters at Crawford Brew Works, Bettendorf 2-4
Moon Kissed at Raccoon Motel, Davenport 8-11

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. Catch up on the latest activities of your favorite musicians.

Upcoming Shows:

November
13 - 50 Shades of Rock @ 11th Street Precinct
20 - Crooked Cactus @ 11th Street Precinct
27 - Haphazard @ 11th Street Precinct

December
4 - Crooked Cactus @ 11th Street Precinct
11- 50 Shades of Rock @ 11th Street Precinct
18 - Blues Rockit @ 11th Street Precinct

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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