Other Brothers

Monday, Sep 4
West of 35
9AM

A Rock & Blues trio born and bred out of the heartland. “Blazing hot guitar and howling harmonica ride alongside booming drums and bottom heavy bass. Whiskey-laden vocals and solid original songs give the band an old-meets-new school show that has to be seen to be believed.”

Hometown in Iowa: Des Moines

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Kaleena

Monday, Sep 4
Legends of Tomorrow
9AM

Canadian born singer songwriter Kaleena Calcutta-Faux alongside Iowa natives Jerod Faux, Joshua Bruett, and Keenan McBroom have been paving their way in the Des Moines music scene. Their blend of singer/songwriter like lyrics and soulful, pop melodies create a smooth and at times ethereal sound.  They have mastered their edgy Pop/RnB sound and are creating waves in the music scene.

Hometown in Iowa: Des Moines, Winterset

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The Half Moons

Saturday, Sep 2
West of 35
9AM

The Half Moons are an eclectic three-piece acoustic band featuring a dynamic soulful lead vocal by Jenny Throckmorton of West Des Moines backed by a tight duo of acoustic guitarists. Ryan Moffit of Des Moines shines on lead and rhythm with Rick Farlow of Osceola providing rhythm as well as contributing with percussion.  The band performs original music and unique covers creating their own acoustic spin on other artists’ songs.  The Half Moons cover artists ranging from John Prine to Janis Joplin, and Janes Addiction to Johnny Cash.  With this wide range of genres, The Half Moons provide a taste for all musical ears in their powerful live performances.

Hometown in IowaWest Des Moines, Des Moines, Osceola

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Ctrl C

Friday, Sep 1
Discover Iowa
9AM

A popular rock cover band that authentically plays the songs from the 80’s, 90’s, and 2000’s. Based in Des Moines, IA, Ctrl C is comprised of 5 members: Sara Nicklin, Vanessa Maly, Jay Parnau, Bob Adams, and Mike Maly.

Hometown in Iowa: Des Moines

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Infuzion

Infuzion

Saturday, Sep 2
Discover Iowa Stage
9am 

iNFUZiON performs a very wide variety of music.  Everything from Rock, R&B, some Blues and even Alternative County.
Band Members: 
Kevin McGinnis – Kevin was a founding member of Central Iowa’s “Kolorado Koolaid” back in the mid 70’s to mid 80’s.  He also played with Rialto, Lady Blue, MidLifeCRISIS, Truth Be Told, The Bristol’s and most recently with the J.C. Anderson band.

Greg Cloe – Greg is one of Iowa’s unsung Lead and Rhythm guitar players.  As you will hear, he is a master of “TONE”.  Greg has been a member of WARP-10, Rialto, Subtle Influence, Truth Be Told, MidLifeCRISIS and The Bristol’s over the years.

Mark Owen – Mark brings to the stage many, many years of experience with top notch Central Iowa bands such as WARP-10, Subtle Influence, Mr. Moto, Sam Solomone’s band, Rialto and MidLifeCRISIS.

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