Author: Dave Murphy

GDP Band Hype: Dark Mirror

This article was written by DMMC volunteer contributor David Murphy. Interested in contributing to this website? Contact us! Dark Mirror plays GDP on April 12th. Click here to buy advance passes and save $5! NOTE: This article previously ran on Des Moines In Not Boring I grew up and spent my teen years listening to a lot of… Read more »

GDP Band Hype: Parlours

This article was written by DMMC volunteer contributor Dave Murphy. Interested in contributing to this website? Contact us! Parlours play GDP on April 12th. Click here to buy advance passes and save $5! Parlours are a special band. They’re not special just because they are an extremely talented band. Or just because the music they play is outstanding…. Read more »

GDP Band Hype: MaryBeth Doran

This article was written by DMMC volunteer contributor David Murphy. Interested in contributing to this website? Contact us! MaryBeth Doran plays GDP on April 12th. Click here to buy advance passes and save $5! Many people recoil when they hear the term “pop music”. People hear “pop” and they think over-produced, under-credentialed performers abusing production and auto-tune to… Read more »

GDP Band Hype: Land of Blood and Sunshine

Gross Domestic Product is my second favorite event of the year (behind 80/35, tickets on sale now!). I love getting all of these local bands together in one gigantic event and I love being able to learn new things about bands that have been right under my nose this whole time. This year’s event, held on April 13,… Read more »

GDP Band Hype: H.D. Harmsen and the Electrophones

Back when I was younger, they made television sets that had a VCR built right in. For me, this was a mind blowing achievement in technology on par with space shuttles and laptop computers. Here it was, in one handy little package, all a guy needed to truly have the ultimate entertainment experience. Now, of… Read more »

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