Live Music Calendar

Artists and venues are rapidly cancelling dates because of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. We will not be able to keep up with the cancellations here so please be sure to check with the venue before you venture out. Please stay safe and let’s find other creative ways to support the artists, like purchasing merchandise from their websites.

The List – Live Stream Music

DSMTV Live

Iowa Live Music

Can’t Stop the Blues

Information about online live music streaming can be found at the links above.
Many opportunities here to help out the artists financially with online tips.

 

  • Friday - Jun 5, 2020 @ 7:00pm
    Matt Woods Band
    Captain Roy's, 1900 Saylor Rd, Des Moines

  • Sunday - Jun 7, 2020 @ 3:00pm
    Matt Woods Band
    The Cellar at White Oak, Cambridge, IA

  • Friday - Jun 12, 2020 @ 6:00pm
    Matt Woods - solo
    Sips & Songs, Ankeny, IA

  • Friday - Jun 12, 2020 @ 7:00pm
    The Soul Searchers
    Captain Roy's, 1900 Saylor Rd, Des Moines

  • Friday - Jun 26, 2020 @ 7:00pm
    Malcolm Wells & the Two Timers
    Greenwood Lounge, Des Moines, IA

  • Saturday - Jun 27, 2020 @ 2:00pm
    Crossroads: A Journey with the Blues --
    Franklin Ave Library 5000 Franklin Ave, Des Moines, IA

    African-American Music Appreciation Month ft. Brian "Taz" Grant - Performance with Storytelling

  • Saturday - Jun 27, 2020 @ 7:00pm
    Malcolm Wells & the Two Timers
    Captain Roy's, 1900 Saylor Rd, Des Moines

  • Sunday - Jun 28, 2020 @ 2:00pm
    Matt Woods Band
    Snus Hill Winery, Madrid, IA

  • Saturday - Jul 4, 2020 @ 7:00pm
    Matt Woods Band
    Captain Roy's, 1900 Saylor Rd, Des Moines

  • Monday - Jul 13, 2020 @ 7:00pm
    CIBS Membership Meeting
    Peace Tree Brewery, 317 E Court, Des Moines, IA

    CIBS members that attend the membership meeting are eligible to win door prizes at the end of the meeting... prizes such as tickets to a blues show, CDs, DVDs, Books, etc. Enjoy some live music after the meeting!

  • Friday - Jul 17, 2020 @ 4:00pm
    Matt Woods - solo
    Middlebrook Farms, Cumming, IA

  • Friday - Jul 17, 2020 @ 7:00pm
    The Soul Searchers
    Captain Roy's, 1900 Saylor Rd, Des Moines

  • Friday - Jul 24, 2020 @ 7:00pm
    Malcolm Wells & the Two Timers
    Greenwood Lounge, Des Moines, IA

  • Saturday - Jul 25, 2020 @ 7:00pm
    Malcolm Wells & the Two Timers
    Captain Roy's, 1900 Saylor Rd, Des Moines

  • Saturday - Aug 1, 2020 @ 7:00pm
    Matt Woods Band
    Captain Roys, Des Moines, IA

  • Monday - Aug 10, 2020 @ 7:00pm
    CIBS Membership Meeting
    Confluence Brewing, 1235 Thomas Beck Rd, DM, IA

    CIBS members that attend the membership meeting are eligible to win door prizes at the end of the meeting... prizes such as tickets to a blues show, CDs, DVDs, Books, etc. Enjoy some live music after the meeting!

  • Sunday - Sep 13, 2020 @ 4:00pm
    2020 Iowa Blues Challenge
    Lefty's Live Music, 2307 University Ave, Des Moines


    SAVE-THE-DATE... more info coming soon

  • Monday - Sep 14, 2020 @ 7:00pm
    CIBS Membership Meeting
    The Station on Ingersoll, Des Moines

    CIBS members that attend the membership meeting are eligible to win door prizes at the end of the meeting... prizes such as tickets to a blues show, CDs, DVDs, Books, etc. Enjoy some live music after the meeting!

  • Friday - Sep 25, 2020 @ 8:30pm
    Ducharme-Jones
    The Fletcher, Ankeny, IA

  • Monday - Oct 12, 2020 @ 7:00pm
    CIBS Membership Meeting
    Hawkeye Elks Lodge, 1401 Walker St, Des Moines

    CIBS members that attend the membership meeting are eligible to win door prizes at the end of the meeting... prizes such as tickets to a blues show, CDs, DVDs, Books, etc. Enjoy some live music after the meeting!

  • Monday - Nov 9, 2020 @ 7:00pm
    CIBS Membership Meeting
    Peace Tree Brewery, 317 E Court, Des Moines, IA

    CIBS members that attend the membership meeting are eligible to win door prizes at the end of the meeting... prizes such as tickets to a blues show, CDs, DVDs, Books, etc. Enjoy some live music after the meeting!

  • Monday - Dec 14, 2020 @ 7:00pm
    CIBS Membership Meeting
    Confluence Brewing, 1235 Thomas Beck Rd, DM, IA

    CIBS members that attend the membership meeting are eligible to win door prizes at the end of the meeting... prizes such as tickets to a blues show, CDs, DVDs, Books, etc. Enjoy some live music after the meeting!