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Quad Cities USA - Guide to Davenport & Bettendorf Iowa and Rock Island & Moline Illinois
 

Mad Alice Brings Good Vibes Grunge to the Quad Cities

February 25th, 2019

It’s time to bust out (if you ever put them away) those flannels this Friday night, because the Redstone Room will be transformed into a concert experience straight from Seattle in the 90s. Mad Alice, the ultimate Alice in Chains and Mad Season tribute band, takes the stage at the River Music Experience (129 N Main Street Davenport) Redstone Room this Friday Mar 1. Doors open at 8 p.m. and the show begins at 9 p.m. Straight from the mouths of the band member themselves, “We love Alice in Chains and Mad Season. Our goal is to deliver an accurate representation of the music found on both band’s... Read More

For Waking Robots, Being Different Is the Only Way to Fit In

December 23rd, 2016

Angi Chapman of Waking Robots, who will play at RIBCO in the District of Rock Island Friday night, says she wrote “Frost” while suffering an incredible fever, days later discovering the recording and hearing it as if for the first time. She remembers thinking that it sounded “hokey,” with its almost western saloon rhythm, but when she reluctantly presented the sparse demo to a trusted friend, their reaction was so positive that she had no choice but to finish the track. It has since become a fan favorite. This story is typical for of one of the Quad Cities’ most unique bands, Waking... Read More

For Waking Robots, Being Different Is the Only Way to Fit In

May 2nd, 2016

Angi Chapman says she wrote “Frost” while suffering an incredible fever, days later discovering the recording and hearing it as if for the first time. She remembers thinking that it sounded “hokey,” with its almost western saloon rhythm, but when she reluctantly presented the sparse demo to a trusted friend, their reaction was so positive that she had no choice but to finish the track. It has since become a fan favorite. This story is typical for of one of the Quad Cities’ most unique bands, Waking Robots. Its lead singer and songwriters staunch refusal to give in to self doubt or ever... Read More

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