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Find karaoke, disc jockeys and live music from Dubuque-area bands.
Playing music is what has been in the family for years. We play lots of classic country with the older Rock N Roll and also play the new country.
Guitar/Vocals: Kyler Bartell
Drums: Thomas Bartell
Big River DJs play all of your favorite music- both Rock AND Country! We have professional sound systems and a club style light show that's better than any other in the area. Come check us out and dance the night away!
Bob Welch Civil War music albums are now available on itunes and CD Baby. http://www.cdbaby.com/Artist/BobWelch2
Kevin Royer-Beltone Hearing Aid Centers are sponsoring programs in senior living communities in 2013.
Bob Welch performs songs of the Civil War period, singing and accompanying himself on guitar and banjo. Bob combines storytelling and history with the music. The songs of the 1860's literally bring history to musical life.
Brown Bottle Bandits, formerly Badfish, is a 5 piece band out of Dubuque with a songlist different from any band in the area. These guys mix all sorts of genres into their own sound you need to get a taste of.
Corey Jenny is a country singer/songwriter who's teaming up w/ the former rhythm section of the fallen roadies art ranney, and mike steckling doing covers and originals with an original rockabilly/country style.
DOWN 24 is a rock/funk band from Clinton, IA formed in 2002. Our diverse set list caters to many tastes & we are even known to throw in an original every now & then. We believe in having a great time & putting on the best show we possibly can every time we are on stage!
The Dubuque Ballroom Dance Club will be hosting a dance on
Sunday, April 19th, 2009
Turner Hall ,
115 S. Bench Street
Dance to ballroom music CD's on the beautiful hardwood dance floor
BYOB, ice provided
Bring a snack to pass
$15.00 per couple
Must be 18 or older.
Garrett Hillary plays a wide variety of music, anything from country classics to rock and roll, and everything in between. His versatility makes him a skilled musician. He plays guitar harmonica and keyboard. See contact information below to book Garrett.
Jason Ray Brown sings, plays electric guitar, harmonica and drums all at the same time.
- 10 years experience - Associate's Degree in Music - 100+ shows a year, from Des Moines to Chicago - Performed for President and First Lady Obama
- Recruited by NBC's "America's Got Talent" -
A seasoned band based in the Iowa and Illinois Quad Cities, Jim the Mule blends the twang of country with the gritty rock & roll textures of the late 60's and early 70's to produce something best described as Midwestern Alt-Country. - See more at: http://www.jimthemule.com/
This acoustic duo has been entertaining the tri-state area for the last 12 years. With an incredible mix of Classic Rock, Blues, and Country, Kevin & Johnnie's show is a must see.
Both Kevin and Johnnie have years of experience entertaining in the Tri-State area.
Johnnie, in such popular bands as "Tussle", and "Grand Slam" through the 70's and 80's, and was the first man to bring Karaoke to the area back in the early 90's.
Kevin also started a karaoke business in the early 90's, and performed in such local duos as "Deuces Wild", and "Kevin and Jodi".
Kevin has also written and sang "jingles" for a local radio station, and was invited to audition for the "Charlie Daniels Talent Roundup" show in Nashville, Tennessee in 1993.
Both Kevin and Johnnie are members of the recently formed "Finger Lickin' Good Band", a Classic Rock, Country, & Blues band.
So stop in at one of the fine establisments on our schedule and check out some great music.
The Lonely Goats are bringing the fun back to the dance floor. The Goats play a wide variety of songs you might know, sometimes played in completely different styles than you might be used to hearing them, a few originals, and a few songs you might never have heard but definitely should. Dance, Latin, funk, rock, reggae, ska, blues, hillbilly, surf, and zydeco are all fair game.
The Lonely Goats are: Leo Roldan on keys and accordion, Bob Ressler on guitar, Mike Ironside on bass, and Jimmy Berg on drums and percussion. Everybody sings. Look for the Goats to be kicking up their heels in a pasture near you. Join the Goatherd.
Marbin is the epitome of what jazz is capable of. With it's unique blend of rock, jazz and blues-- even a hint of bittersweet, melodic Eastern European folk--Marbin changes everything you might think of when you hear the word "jazz." Touring across the country for most of the year, from small Midwestern towns to major cities on every coast, this all-original and all-instrumental band strikes a chord with every audience.
Pash N Brew plays classic rock and modern favorites, featuring songs by Led Zeppelin, Aerosmith, Journey, Adelle, Pink, Joan Jett, Melissa Etheridge, Halestorm, and many more. Come on out and have a high kicking good time with "The Brew Crew"!
We like to get it on musically speaking. We really mix it up, for your pleasure… We do new rock, new country, reggae, funk, disco, classic rock, folk, punk, thrash, rap, ska, hair metal, alternative, and a few Prince songs.
The Matriarchs is an all-female folk band rooted in the driftless area of the Midwest. The women write originals and cover traditional and contemporary folk tunes that feature diverse instrumentation including upright bass, fiddle, banjo, mandolin, guitar, saxophone, and harmonica. The musicians make a dynamic team singing tight harmonies and having just as much fun as the audience members.
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Pearl Breitbach - upright bass, guitar
Riley Schultz - fiddle, mandolin, guitar, sax
Lily Sprengelmeyer - banjo, guitar, harmonica, percussion
Fun Tunes and Fun Times with the Wundo Band. Delighting audiences young & old since the mid 1980's. Rock & roll favorites, country, pop classics, original tunes and jingles highlighted by unique instrumental variety and energetic vocal harmonies.
Zero 2 Sixty is an energetic fun band that plays dance & party rock music. Our set list consists mainly of 80's dance and party music with some current pop tunes as well as few top 40 country songs. Our new line up will keep you dancing all night long! Come join us at a stage near you!
Deep in the country. Historic train station/general store of lost village is the setting for music, huge selection of beers, food. Wood stove heats the Station in an 1800's atmosphere. Acoustic old time and/or original music.
Ól, Céol agus Craic
(a good pint, great music and wonderful entertainment)
-Frank O’Dowd, 1902 - 2000
Frank O’Dowd’s Irish Pub & Grill is Galena, Illinois’ premier live entertainment venue. The beating heart of The Irish Cottage Boutique Hotel, the Pub’s energetic atmosphere is filled with the sounds of Celtic song, laughter, and the clickety-clack of Irish dancers.
Just as the pubs in Ireland are expanding and exploring menu options based on traditional fresh ingredients used in new ways, so is Frank O'Dowd's. The Pub's rich ornate interior, designed and handcrafted in Ireland, embraces an earlier time. Whether you are a guest at The Irish Cottage Boutique Hotel or passing through Galena, visit Frank O’Dowd’s Irish Pub & Grill where we celebrate St. Patrick’s Day everyday!
Microbrewery featuring: Brewery Tours, Tastings, Brewpub Menu including Soups/Sandwiches and more, Gift Shop, and Live Entertainment. We are a local grass roots craft brewery using only the best of local ingredients...the only brewery in Galena, and the first to return to this historic brewing town in 80 years.
We have the best beer in Galena! Six styles on tap plus a selection of seasonal brews. By the consistent feedback of our customers we have an excellent table and bar service. Brewery tours available. Live entertainment every weekend at 7:30 pm. Watch your favorite games on one of our four 55" flat screens with surround sound on Sundays and Mondays. This is with out a doubt your happy place.... but you wont know until you have been here, so come on down.
Don't miss out on our midweek specials including Thirsty Thursdays: $8 GBC growler refills and $3 pints on Wednesdays.
Join us at Galena Illinois' Premier Wine and Martini Lounge for great drinks, appetizers, and live bands! We offer live entertainment every Friday and Saturday night including the Miss Kitty Quiz Show every Sunday night at 8pm.
Super Secret Karaoke night for your guilty pleasures can be found in our schedule.
And every Saturday, we have our All You Can Garnish Bloody Mary Bar from noon to 4pm.
If you miss me, find the bar and any pictures we took of you at myspace.com/MissKittySintini.
*** We have smoking real estate on our outside patio ***
Internationally Famous Mooney Hollow Barn (Music Center & Saloon) is located 35 miles south of Dubuque Iowa directly off Highway 52 at Green Island, Iowa. This is the place where we provide the Best Music Entertainment in the middle of No Where only a few miles from Anywhere. Mooney Hollow Saloon is open Wednesday thru Friday starting at 5 PM and on Sat & Sun starting at 2 PM. The Music Center has the largest wooden barn dance floor in Iowa with a 30 ft x 30 ft dance floor area. The barn is Air Conditioned for the Summer months and Heated for the Winter months. The entire Music Center complex will accommodate large crowds comfortably. A Cover charge is required for most music dance events and all ages are welcome. The loft area overlooking the dance floor can be resevered for group gatherings during dance night events if reservatons are made ahead of time. This Internationallly Famous and Authentic Barn environment with outstanding acoustics has been the playing location in the early 1980s to some great Grand Ole Opry and Country Music Hall of Fame Legends like Roy Acuff, Ernst Tubb, Faron Young, Bill Monroe, Porter Wagner, Bill Anderson, Kitty Wells and more. During the past few years Nashville Country Legends have returned to this Legendary Barn with the likes of Whispering Bill Anderson (Sep 2009), Maggie Mae (Dec 2009), Marty Haggard (Feb 2010), Gene Watson (Apr 2010), Johnny Lee (Aug 2010), David Ball (Aug 2010), David Church (Nov 2010), Moe Bandy (Apr 2011), and Gene Watson (Oct 2011). For 2012 Country Legend Janie Fricke and the Roys Blue Grass Band will be playing here on Saturday, May 5th, 2012 and Country Legend Moe Bandy and the Americana Band will be returning to our stage again on Saturday, October 6, 2012. Our now Internationally Famous House Band who has played in the area for the past 30 years is Country Tradition. They open for all our Nashville Shows at the Barn. A barn dance is usually held the First and Third Saturday of every month with Country Tradition playing but check out our website or the schedule here for the exact dates and times. The sounds of other local hot bands such as 50 Pound Rooster Band, Bad Fish, Horsin' Around, Cheap Skates, Nutsy Turtle, Apple Dumplings Band and The Sounds of Nashville have played at this legendary vintage venue. Please see our schedule for all upcoming events. Come visit, shake a leg, have some great fun and help make this Internationally Famous and Legendary site a must place to attend for fans of all ages.
Mardi Gras Celebration on the River. Sat. Feb. 7, 2004. 7:00 p.m. to 11 p.m. at the River Museum and Aquarium. Black tie optional/creative dress. $50 per person. Ticket includes: cajun & creole cuisine catered by Dubuque's Fat Tuesday's restaurant. True cajun, hot zydeco and Louisiana Blues band, and a dance instructor. Complimentary beer and wine all night. Beads and masks. A cash bar featuring specialty drinks--Swamp Water, Hurricanes and Lynchburg Lemonade. A fundraiser for the Dubuque County Historical Society and the National Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium.
Live music each weekend. Sat 9-1 pm during the summer and Sunday 3:30-7:30 pm year round. We have four rooms to rent, all done with antiques and themes, so if you want to drink and not drive, book your stay at the Inn. Come join in the fun in a tavern that's over 160 years old. We are the oldest original building in town. Stepping into the Diggs is like stepping back in time.
Take a ride out to the Potosi Inn in downtown Potosi and say high to John and Rose, then enjoy lunch, dinner or a cocktail.
We offer home style cooking,a wide variety of spirits and a friendly atmosphere.
a room is available for private parties and seats up to 35 guests and nightly lodging is available
Now open our new Beer Garden
Stop in sunday from 3-8pm for a cold drink or a Brat or Burger fresh off the BBQ
You get it all at the corner of Chestnut and Main - homemade pizza, 3 full bars and parties. Steve's Pizza, Perfect Pint Pub,Captain's Cove and Mediterraneo are all located in the same building, for the perfect combination of food and fun. You will enjoy our homemade pizza, appetizers, sandwiches,salads,pasta and a huge variety of beer and mixed drinks. The Captain's Cove and Mediterraneo can host big group reservations. Make sure you book your event in advance. The establishment was awarded by Discover Wisconsin the Restaurant pick of the month on September, 2005 and voted the best service and pizza in the area in 2004-2009! Come and visit us and you're guaranteed to be satisfied!