Category: GDP

GDP Band Hype: North of Grand

This article was written by DMMC volunteer contributor Jill Dykstra. Interested in contributing to this website? Contact us! North of Grand plays GDP on April 12th. Click here to buy passes to GDP before March 28th and save 50%! – It’s never a dull moment with the North of Grand guys. When I spoke to them about the… Read more »

GDP Band Hype: Rumble Seat Riot

This article was written by DMMC volunteer contributor Nate Logsdon. Interested in contributing to this website? Contact us! Rumble Seat Riot plays GDP on April 12th. Click here to buy passes to GDP before March 28th and save 50%! – The Des Moines trio Rumble Seat Riot absolutely nails a classic rockabilly sound that is fast, strong and… Read more »

GDP Band Hype: Omens

This article was written by DMMC volunteer contributor Erika Owen. Interested in contributing to this website? Contact us! Omens plays GDP on April 12th. Click here to buy passes to GDP before March 28th and save 50%! – From ambient guitar noise to an undertrack of slightly offsetting soliloquy, Omens does just enough to pull you in with… Read more »

Watch GDP 2014 Artist Max Jury’s “Christian Eyes” Video

Des Moines singer-songwriter Max Jury recently released a video for his song “Christian Eyes”. The song is available with a few others on iTunes here, or on a 7″ via Rough Trade here. See Max Jury perform at this year’s Gross Domestic Product all-Iowa music festival on April 12th in Des Moines’ East Village. Details… Read more »

EP Review: Holy White Hounds – “Oh Mama”

Written by volunteer contributor Tim Schmitt. See Des Moines band Holy White Hounds at this year’s Gross Domestic Product on April 12th, 2014. Details here. ### Five songs. Seventeen minutes. Not a lot of time in which to leave an impression. On their Oh Mama EP Holy White Hounds take advantage of every second and… Read more »
Photo courtesy of Iowa Concert Photographers

Help determine Community Selected Artists for GDP 2014!

The 9th Annual Gross Domestic Product has been scheduled for Saturday, April 12th in the East Village. Main stages will be held at Wooly’s and House of Bricks, with performances and pop-up shows happening in other spaces throughout the neighborhood. Between 15-20 local musical artists will perform; three of those spots will be selected through… Read more »

Lunch Unplugged Series Includes 4 Des Moines Locals

We are very excited that Des Moines Performing Arts is promoting all local artists as part of their Lunch Unplugged Series at the Temple Theater in downtown Des Moines! Three of these acts are GDP and 80/35 alums. Support local music and have a great lunch hour at Lunch Unplugged. Tickets are only $5 each!… Read more »

GDP Alum Jordan Mayland & The Thermal Detonators Release New Music Video

Photo Credit: Graham Gardner Jordan Mayland & The Thermal Detonators “I Can Control You” from DEFT on Vimeo. Support Jordan Mayland & The Thermal Detonators by purchasing their music from the Nova Labs online store or from ZZZ Records in Des Moines, Iowa.

Give the gift of local music with our Super Fan Package!

Give the gift of local music with our Super Fan package! This very special package includes the following: – One 2-day pass to 80/35 music festival (July 4-5, 2014) – Free access to our other main concert events over the course of 2014, including Gross Domestic Product (all Iowa showcase, spring 2014) and Little BIG Fest (roots and jam festival, fall… Read more »

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