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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
The two man Bullet Band is comprised of two original members of the Bullet Band, vocalist and guitarist Jerry Long and vocalist and bass guitarist Mitch Petersen. Both performed with the Bullet Band starting in 1984 and lasting for more than a decade. Jerry and Mitch are now back in a two man acoustic duo. Playing classic country and country rock music including everything from Hank Williams to CCR.
Chris Ross with her acoustic guitar will entertain you with 40s, 50s, 60s, country, oldies, traditional, and standards. Some artists include Loretta Lynn, Kitty Wells, Ray Price, Hank Williams, Ernest Tubb, Shania, The Judds, Lorrie Morgan, Johnny Cash, and much more! Singing along is welcome!
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.
Performing over 200 shows all around the United States in 2016, Garrett Hillary is sure to add a polished touch to your venue or event. 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. This talented "local" has performed as far as Las Vegas, New Orleans, California, Colorado, Florida, and even has performed on a Carnival Cruise Ship! Come see this musician who travels the country sharing his talents! See contact information below to book Garrett.
HALF FAST is a 5 piece band covering hits from the 80's, 90's, and current artists such as: Shinedown, Papa Roach, Pop Evil, Disturbed, Metallica, Theory of a Deadman, Seether, Three Days Grace, Buck Cherry, Motley Crue, Guns n Roses, AC/DC, The Toadies, Tonic and more...
Jason Ray Brown sings, plays electric guitar, keyboards, harmonica and drums all at the same time.
- 20 years experience - Associate's Degree in Music - 100+ shows a year, All over Iowa, Illinois and Wisconsin - Performed for President and First Lady Obama
- Approached by NBC's "America's Got Talent" -
We do classic rock, country rock and country. You can enjoy some easy listening, dancing or join in on an occasional sing-a long. We play at Night Clubs, Restaurants, Casinos and private parties. We love to have a good time. Check out our web-site for a complet list of songs and artists.
Over 150,000 songs for karaoke, we have been in the music buisness for years doing live music as well as karaoke and DJ. No job too big or too small, we do them all for a very reasonable price. Call Today! (608)330-2991
This acoustic duo has been entertaining the tri-state area for the last 13 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.
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.
A wide variety of styles, lots of original music, great songwriting and excellent guitar, bass and vocal work are what you get when this duo comes to town. It is always an event when Medicinal Purposes is in the house.
is a high energy eclectic group of professional musicians that joined forces in 2010 to bring great classic rock to the region. We are sponsored by Miller lite and travel Iowa, Illinois and Wisconsin playing a wide variety of venues.
Entertaining, fun and professional we have a great sound that audiences love.
Join us in the fun.
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 Drama Kings are a 80's 90's and Today's rock cover band. AC/DC, Buckcherry, Green Day, Luke Bryan, Bruno Mars, Bryan Adams, Puddle of Mudd, Velvet Revolver, The Struts, Jason Aldean, Walk The Moon, Theory of Aa Deadman, Ratt, Scorpians, Poison, Journey, Bon Jovi, Prince, and a ton more.
The Lone Canary is a Folk/Americana duo comprised of Rockford, IL musicians Jesse Fox and Heather Camacho. They have an acoustic, rootsy sound echoing the styles of The Civil Wars, Noah Gundersen, Cory Chisel and Joshua James.
Jesse, a solo artist since 2008, and Heather, who occasionally played and sang with him, officially joined forces in June of 2014 to form The Lone Canary. In the latter half of 2014, they embarked to create their first album together. After 7 months of the recording/producing process, they independently released their debut album in June of 2015. This duo's perfectly matched voices showcase their haunting vocals, singing songs of love and loss, resulting in a well-honed Folk/Americana masterpiece that will woo your music loving soul.
Check us out at www.thelonecanary.com and www.facebook.com/thelonecanary
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.
The Upper Main Street Jazz Band was formed in 1987 by the late Dick Zimmer, a well-known area musician and music educator. The six to eight piece band has performed all over the tri-state area, including: The Eagle Ridge Inn, The Dubuque Golf and Country Club, The DeSoto Hotel, The Prarie du Chien Boat Club, University of Wisconsin/Platteville, Clarke University, The Dubuque Arts
Councils’ Artists in Residence series, The Spirit of Dubuque, The Midway Hotel, The Dubuque Inn, The Hotel Julien Dubuque, Diamond Jack’s in Des Moines, Thunder Hills Country Club, Bell Tower Theater, The Holiday Inn-Five Flags, The Iowa State Fairgrounds, The Silver Eagle, Mystique Casino, Pelican Pier, The Dubuque Arboretum, The Grand Opera House, Rainbow Lounge, Hawkeye Bank of Dubuque, DubuqueFest, RiverFest, the Cat Trackers' Catfish Festival, America’s River Festival, The Dubuque County Fair, the Mississippi Moon Bar at Dubuque Diamond Jo, and many events for the Dubuque Area Chamber of Commerce and the Greater Dubuque Development Corporation.
The music is primarily pre-1940, and includes everything from Big Band to Swing to Polkas to Dixieland. The band's repertoire includes several hundred pieces.
Upper Main Street utilizes several musicians, so the make up of the band varies slightly and allows some flexibility. Generally the core group is made up of Ric Jones, Drummer and Leader; Bill Encke, Guitar; Chuck Bregman, Piano; Bill Rowley, Trumpet; Brian Enabnit, Trombone; David Resnick, Clarinet, Saxophones & vocals; and Mark Oberfoell, Electric Bass Guitar. Megan Gloss is our Lead Vocalist.
Other local legends have performed with the band over the years, including Paul Powers on trombone, Don Boal on guitar, Don Dugan on trumpet, Chuck Crimmins on bass and vocals and the late Rocky Rockhold on piano and vocals.
WINDFALL JAC was a popular northeast Iowa rock band formed in 1975 by Dave Albert, Kent Moore and brothers Mark Stahr & Tom Stahr. The group disbanded in 1983, but still reunites occasionally with original members Dave, Kent, Mark plus lead singer (& Bon Scott sound-alike)Marc Albert.
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.
Located in the heart of Dubuque's historic downtown is an entire city block of entertainment!
Five Flags Center is a multipurpose facility which houses sporting events, theatrical performances, stage productions, concerts, meetings and conventions, shows and much more!
Dubuque Five Flags Center is comprised of three primary components:
Five Flags Theater
The Beautiful renovated 1910 historical theater is home of the Dubuque Symphony Orchestra, Rising Star Theatre Company, Broadway shows, high school productions, and more.
Five Flags Arena
Five Flags Arena is a great venue for family shows, concerts, sporting events, community events, and more.
The Bijou Room
Home of Fly-By-Night Productions providing "theater in an intimate space."
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 and laughter.
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 8 pm. Watch your favorite games on one of our 7 55" flat screens with surround sound. 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 ***
Inspire Café is more than a coffee, tea and wine bar. We are committed to creating and celebrating inspiration, connection and community. Serving premium espresso drinks, teas, smoothies, and food with vegetarian options.
You can enjoy English Afternoon Tea once a month, Live Music and Events on the weekends with a nice selection of wines and craft beers to choose from.
The Industrial Chic environment offers diverse and comfortable seating, an alluring designer fireplace, a five foot hand-carved Buddha statue, and original artwork from local artists.
Inspire Café will sure to be your “Third place” home away from home. See you soon!
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.
The Riverboat Bar has live entertainment every Tuesday and Wednesday with drink features everyday! Dance to your favorite songs with our DJ every Friday and Saturday! Come visit our website for current updates!
Sheddy's bar and grill is Montfort's favorite place for great drinks, music, and atmosphere. We feature a DJ every weekend. Sheddy's place to relax, unwind, and have a great time. Locals often visit Sheddy's for good food, a game of darts, shoot a game of pool, or groove to our Internet Juke Box. Don't miss your favorite band or DJ. Check out our Events. Take home a homemade pizza tonight from Sheddy's Bar and Grill!
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!
We are Dubuque's newest winery nestled in the hills of the little Maquoketa valley. Come enjoy our outdoor event center and tasting room just seconds north of Dubuque. We have Wine, Beer, Pop, Homemade pizzas, cheese, crackers, and meats!!! Enjoy live music every Sunday from 3-6!
The View Bar & Grill is a waterfront bar on the Mississippi River just north of Dubuque. We have live music Friday, Saturday & Sunday's throughout the summer. Be sure to follow us on Facebook to stay up to date on all of our events.
Open since May of 2006, this neighborhood tavern offers great food & the coldest beer in town! Open daily at 11am. Daily Lunch Specials. Winner of the VSA's 2008 100 Men Who Cook event. Closed most Holidays.