So big thanks to:

– The DMMC Events & Festivals and Marketing Committees for all of their volunteer time to help coordinate and promote the event from beginning to end.
-All the volunteers that helped the day of the show to work shifts including tickets, membership table, load-in / load-out, stage managers, hospitality, and more. The events couldn’t happen without the volunteers.
-Coors Light and Boulevard for sponsoring the event.
-Peace Tree Brewing Company and Hungry Boyz for providing the hospitality.
-All the companies that donated for the promotional giveaway including Zzz Records, Americana, The Lift, Vaudeville Mews, Capella Hair Salon, Cache Bake Shoppe, Raccoon River Brewing Company, 80/35, and Ankeny Unplugged.


-Plus many other supporters including:
Hotel Fort Des Moines


Saturday Mfg.

On Pitch
Ankeny Unplugged
Tony Tarbox and Benny Black from New Rock 105.1
Ron Sorenson from KFMG 99.1
KRUI Radio
Juice Magazine
Cityview Magazine
Fat Tuesday Production – Scott Long, Darren Hushak, and crew


Also, thank you to the bands that brought their “A” game to the stage to show Des Moines the talent that we have in Iowa including Unknown Component, The White Elephant, Hath No Fury, The Beatnicks, Mumford’s, Trouble Lights, Love Songs for Lonely Monsters, Tires, and Christopher the Conquered & His Black Gold Brass Band.


Finally, thank you to all the fans that braved the weather to attend Gross Domestic Product. You made it one of the best in history! Thanks for supporting local live music. We look forward to bringing you Little BIG Fest in the fall.


(Photo Courtesy of Dylan Boyle)

Additional Note:
The Greater Des Moines Music Coalition is hosting a Gross Domestic Product Volunteer Appreciation Party and DMMC Social Gathering on Wednesday, April 18, 8:00 PM, at The Gas Lamp featuring a show by Elizabeth Arynn w/ Campbell DeSousa + Jordan Mayland. All are welcome to join us in this celebration and we hope to see you rocking in Des Moines!