Hot Buttered Rum Day! The snow is here! Couldn’t pass up the opportunity to offer this tasty lil treat that does its job of warming those chilly bones every time! Plus it will pair nicely with the easy listenin’ sounds of Jon Estrin’s House Band Jam!
Melodic, high-energy, fresh interpretations of jazz standards Show @ 8:30pm $5 cover 21+
THE RIVERDOGS… Swamp Blues and Rock wrapped together with deep spirited vocals and the paralleling voice of the slide guitar!
Show @ 8:30pm $5 COVER
It’s crush velvet rock’n’roll gumbo time with John Schirmer & BLU STU at the DEPOT. Always a good groove and a good vibe, come on out and enjoy a tasty dip in the cool waters of classic rock and good time blues.
Always a treat and a triple threat, on Friday Ottumwa’s finest X-RAY MARY deliver their surf zombie death ray pre-Halloween musical terror in a fine fettle once again. This time special guests include TV COP and JORETTA OAKS, two bands rising quickly from the grave.
On Saturday night, Iowa City’s Grateful Dead ultimate tribute band WINTERLAND graces the Depot stage with a much anticipated return engagement. These guys rock the Dead with panache and aplomb. Definitely not to be missed. Featured in the Iowa Source special section.
11pm to close DJ EVAN on EARTH enlivens the dance floor in a heavenly fashion. Get your groove on!
TONY COITUS & LOS BANDITOS will grace the Depot stage Friday night 8:30-10:30pm. Jon Estrin and friends will make joyful noise to fill your senses. Saturday evening, regional favorites THE RIVERDOGS return for a night of Mississippi swamptown richness. Randy, Bonnie and William will set your hearts and soles of your feet on fire.
Both nights feature DJ VILLANOVA $LIM 11pm to close, an extraordinarily gifted DJ, who will take things into the wee hours. DEPOT BREWERY: Good for what ales ya!!
Fri Sept 7th | 3 Bands: X-RAY MARY | TV COP | JORETTA OAKS
Sat Sept 8th | WINTERLAND, Iowa City’s ultimate Grateful Dead tribute band
Get your blues groove on with one of Iowa’s groovin’est blues outfits! VAN & THE MOVERS deliver you straight to blues heaven every time. Traditional blues played with feeling and heft, these veterans can lift the roof with their tight arrangements and deep-souled connection to the blues. At 11pm, DJ VILLANOVA $LIM takes over the dance floor to rock the hip hop till close.
Mark your calendars. Wed August 29th. The next delectable Full Moon Depot Drum & Dance Circle. 8-9:30pm. Bring your own drum and join in on the fun.
Come one, come all!! A night to remember under the big top! It’s (And)rogyny’s CIRQUE DU SOLEIL Friday, August 17th at 9pm.
Step right up! To the greatest show on Earth! At least this part of the middle of nowhere… Do you want to be dazzled and amazed? Drag, burlesque, song, dance, comedy, and even amazing feats! Join our host and resident barker, Tamlin, as he welcomes you to the ring–welcomes you to Cirque du VonTeeze. With the one and only Villanova $lim deejaying out the night 11pm to close.
Saturday at 8:30pm, FULL HOUSE makes their Depot debut. There’s good rockin’ going on!
The action rolls out steady as always in Fairfield’s Artisan Eden. This Friday, it’s classic rockishness with the BANDOLIERS. Imagine Pancho Villa shooting from the hip inside a gondolier and drinking vino while squinting eastwood and you begin to get the general idea. Cenatori, Carey, Overmyer & Moore. Friday night the DJ honors go to DJ EVAN on EARTH who is out of this world, 11pm to close.
Saturday it’s the DEPOT debut of mighty mighty jazz acolytes 3=ONE. Trad trappings by a delectably seasoned trio that own the stage with their own unique mastery. Shawn Medeiros, Mike Cantafio and George Foster. Not to be missed. Speaking of masterful, DJ VILLANOVA $LIM commands the dance floor 11pm to close.
JUST A REMINDER! Speaking of not to be missed, next Friday August 17th, the one and only (And)rogyny presents CIRQUE Du VonTeeze, another no hold’s barred romp and a half into the magic of the imagination. This time with a big top feel.