Author: Ben Croghan

GDP Band Hype: Media Fresh

This article was written by DMMC volunteer contributor Ben Croghan. Interested in contributing to this website? Contact us! Media Fresh plays GDP on April 12th. Click here to buy advance passes and save $5! Media Fresh isn’t just a rapper, or even a group of rappers. It’s a collective that showcases some of the best Des Moines rappers… Read more »

GDP Band Hype: Love Songs for Lonely Monsters

This article was written by DMMC volunteer contributor Ben Croghan. Interested in contributing to this website? Contact us! Love Songs for Lonely Monsters play GDP on April 12th. Click here to buy advance passes and save $5! I will not easily forget the first time I saw Love Songs for Lonely Monsters; and not because it was noon… Read more »

GDP Band Hype: Ira Grace & the Bible Belt Prophets

This article was written by DMMC volunteer contributor Ben Croghan. Interested in contributing to this website? Contact us! Ira Grace & the Bible Belt Prophets play GDP on April 12th. Click here to buy passes to GDP before March 28th and save 50%! Sara WIlliams and Marc Bailey are two childhood friends that make up the folk duo, Ira… Read more »

GDP Band Hype: Handlebar

“I love fly fishing with my nephew.” These are the simply strange and perfectly poetic lyrics that are whispered through your headphones at the beginning of the self-titled EP from the Des Moines band, Handlebar. If your ears didn’t perk up after that odd statement, then they will when the guitars slide in with the… Read more »

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