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Photos from the Grace Potter & the Nocturnals Concert, July 13 at the Adler Theatre PDF Print E-mail
Feature Stories
Written by Matt Erickson   
Monday, 15 July 2013 12:02

Photos from the Grace Potter & the Nocturnals concert, July 13 at the Adler Theatre. For more work by Matt Erickson, visit MRE-Photography.com.

Photo by Matt Erickson, MRE-Photography.com

 
Abby Normal: The Melvins, July 18 at RIBCO PDF Print E-mail
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Written by Jeff Ignatius   
Wednesday, 10 July 2013 05:33

The Melvins

Buzz Osborne said that some concepts for the Melvins’ 30th-anniversary tour – which stops at RIBCO on July 18 – got nixed.

“My idea at first was 30 songs in 30 minutes for 30 bucks,” the guitarist/singer/bandleader said in a phone interview last month. “That didn’t fly. Or one 30-year-long set.”

Those sound like jokes, but if you’re at all familiar with the highly influential and forcefully odd band, you’ll recognize that Osborne might have at least entertained them as real possibilities. Because – major-label or car-company deals be damned – the Melvins have done things their way for three decades.

 
Photos from the 2013 Mississippi Valley Blues Festival, July 4-6 in Downtown Davenport PDF Print E-mail
Mississippi Valley Blues Festival
Written by Matt Erickson and Steve France   
Tuesday, 09 July 2013 20:45

Photos from the 2013 Mississippi Valley Blues Festival, held July 4 through 6 in downtown Davenport.

Kenny Wayne Shepherd. Photo by Matt Erickson, MRE-Photography.com

Mighty Sam McClain. Photo by Matt Erickson, MRE-Photography.com

 
Photos from Rock the District, June 29 in the District of Rock Island PDF Print E-mail
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Written by Matt Erickson   
Tuesday, 02 July 2013 14:47

Photos from the Rock the District concert in the District of Rock Island on June 29, 2013, headlined by Theory of a Deadman and also featuring 3 Pill Morning, Candlelight Red, and 3 Years Hollow. For more work by Matt Erickson, visit MRE-Photography.com.

Photo by Matt Erickson, MRE-Photography.com

 
Complete 2013 Blues Fest Coverage: Schedule, Ticket Info, President's Welcome, and More! PDF Print E-mail
Mississippi Valley Blues Festival
Written by Administrator   
Thursday, 27 June 2013 06:00

After the River Cities’ Reader’s official guide to the 2013 Mississippi Valley Blues Festival went to press, the Mississippi Valley Blues Society announced that the festival was being moved from LeClaire Park to Second Street in downtown Davenport because of flooding:

Mississippi Valley Blues Festival organizers have finalized the site for the July 4-6 event in downtown Davenport. The 29th Mississippi Valley Blues Festival will take place on Second Street. Bandshell acts will perform on an east-facing stage near Ripley Street. Tent Stage acts will perform in the courtyard area just east of the River Music Experience at Second and Main. BlueSKool will be held on the River Music Experience’s Community Stage, and workshops and the photo exhibit will be held in the River Music Experience’s upstairs Exhibit Hall.

 
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