DAVENPORT, IOWA (April 8, 2022) — We are pleased to welcome Anthony Hernandez to the QCSYE artistic team. As Wind Specialist, Hernandez will work with Concert Orchestra and Youth Philharmonic Orchestra wind and percussion students each week at rehearsal, which will give more specialized instruction to both strings and winds/percussion members.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (March 25, 2022) — It's mostly been a heavy metal week at the ol Raccoon Motel this week, but that all changes tonight when we welcome Scott Hirsch — a founding member of Hiss Golden Messenger and an incredible songwriter in his own right — along with Skyway Man, for a truly special night of folk and gentle psych. Music kicks off at 8PM, and we would like to offer up free tickets to anyone on this Raccoon mailing list.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (March 16, 2022) — Comedian Tom Papa is set to perform in the Rhythm Room on Saturday, June 4, 2022, 7PM. Must be 21+ to attend show, as the Rhythm Room is on the Casino Floor.

With more than twenty years as a stand-up comedian, Tom Papa is one of the top comedic voices in the country finding success as an author, in film, TV, radio, and podcasts as well as on the live stage.

Phosphorescent (aka Matthew Houck)

DAVENPORT, IOWA (March 16, 2022) — This Friday night, the Raccoon Motel is proud to welcome back Liza Anne! Liza was a performing on the opening night of the original Motel and is only playing 14 shows on her nationwide tour — her first in three years. Along for the night is one of the hottest up-and-coming artists in America right now — Izzy Heltai. There are still tickets available so please come out. This is a show not to miss!

BETTENDORF, IOWA (March 15, 2022) — Joy Avenue Media is proud to present “Playing for Peace”, an 8-hour live music marathon to benefit Ukrainian refugees, on Thursday, March 31.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (March 4, 2022) — The Mississippi Valley Blues Society and Crawford Brew Works have partnered to raise money in providing Blues education outreach for area music educators and students.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (March 4, 2022) — On Saturday, March 5, 2022, the Quad City Symphony Orchestra will honor Carol Pedigo Phoenix with the Distinguished Service Award in recognition of her 52 years of service as a violinist and associate concertmaster of the QCSO.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (March 2, 2022) — It's a whole new month, but some things never change here at The Raccoon Motel. It's another stacked month of concerts, bingo and other goings on. We finished with a serious bang last night as Wilderado stormed into town and played a sold out show to start their month-long US tour!!

DAVENPORT, IOWA, (February 18, 2022) — It's already been quite the month at The Raccoon Motel, but we're only just over halfway done with the fun. Check out the handy calendar above or the listings below to see what we've got cooking. Our Wilderado show to close out the month just sold out, so thank you.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (January 27, 2022) — Well, well, well, isn't THIS nice! We are adding second nights to the upcoming appearances for Matthew Logan Vasquez this weekend (January 28-29), LOLO in two weeks (February 7-8), and American Aquarium's BJ Barham (February 11-12)!

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