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You’ll Be Sore-n If You Miss This Show

April 11th, 2017

You’ll be sore-n if you miss this show. One of the standouts of the first Daytrotter Downs lineup — Soren Bryce — will be making a last minute return to the Quad-Cities Tuesday night, with a full backing band in Nashville’s Molly Rocket. Umm — featuring the married duo that previously recorded as Big Harp is also on the bill. It’s a stacked lineup at The Raccoon Motel, in the former Musicians’ Union spot in downtown Davenport. For more shows and ticket links, visit www.moellernights.com.  Read More

Behind-The-Scenes With The Daytrotter Downs Crew

March 2nd, 2017

It takes a ton of work to put together any creative event, and certainly it’s a herculean achievement to present as massive a presentation as the second annual Daytrotter Downs, which takes place Friday and Saturday. Over the two days, almost 50 bands will perform at two primary venues – the Daytrotter spot on Brady and River Music Experience’s Redstone Room – as well as four free pre-show performances beginning Saturday at 10 am at Ragged Records/Trashcan Annies, 11am at Abernathy’s, 12pm at The Full Kit, and 1pm at Analog Arcade Bar (21+), all located in Downtown Davenport leading up... Read More

Daytrotter Downs Returns With Tons of Awesome Tunes

March 2nd, 2017

The second annual Daytrotter Downs music festival featuring the next batch of pedigree performers will take place March 3-4. During Daytrotter Downs 2017, you’ll hear: dance party beats, thoughtful Americana, gritty folk tunes, psychedelic guitar solos, soulful slow jams, punk, shoe-gaze and much more. Come discover some of your new favorite bands while catching some artists that you already know and love. During our two-day festival, 47 bands will perform between two venues in Downtown Davenport. We’re teaming up with the River Music Experience’s Redstone Room as our second venue, giving... Read More

Get On Parr With Charlie At Daytrotter Downs

March 2nd, 2017

Charlie Parr, amazing player, insightful writer and all around good dude, will be in Davenport on Saturday, March 4 at Redstone Room, 129 N Main St., Davenport, as part of Daytrotter Downs 2017  touring for Stumpjumper. Tickets for Daytrotter Downs are available at www.daytrotter.com, and are  $55; Single day tickets: $35 Produced by Phil Cook in rural North Carolina, Stumpjumper harnesses the excitement of Charlie’s live show, highlighting his blistering finger-picking, foot-stomping blues and finely crafted songs like “Over the Red Cedar,” “Falcon” and “Remember Me If... Read More

Daytrotter Downs Acts Announced

December 28th, 2016

Daytrotter will be hosting its second annual Daytrotter Downs music festival on March 3rd and 4th of 2017. Join us in our 11th year to celebrate the next batch of pedigree performers. The folks at DT have carefully selected these artists for a dynamic and exciting 2-day festival, right here in Downtown Davenport and are teaming up with the River Music Experience’s Redstone Room as our second venue, giving you the option of floating around between shows, riding the wave of bliss from all of the great energy being brought out in the QC during our festival weekend. Join us to celebrate music, community,... Read More

Sondre Lerche Coming To Village Theater

December 7th, 2016

Sean Moeller is on a hot streak. The Moeller Nights and former Daytrotter mastermind has announced another huge show this week, as Sondre Lerche will be performing at The Village Theatre April 23. Tickets will be ON SALE this Friday, Dec. 9 at 10 a.m. at www.moellernights.com. The critically-acclaimed Lerche is a former Daytrotter and Barnstormer alumni, one of the judges for Norway’s version of The Voice and a regular on critics’ best-of lists for his exquisite pop songs. This comes on the heels of Moeller announcing the Gas, Feed and Seed Festival for Feb. 16-18. Tickets for that gig... Read More

Sean Moeller Throwing A New Party For The QCA

December 7th, 2016

Sean Moeller has proven that he knows how to throw a great party. The guy behind the creation of Daytrotter, Daytrotter Downs, Moeller Mondays and Moeller Nights is popping the cork on yet another celebration of music and culture for the Quad-Cities, the Gas, Feed and Seed Festival. According to Moeller, “The three-day event will take over the historic and cozy Village of East Davenport and will bring the best and the brightest from music, comedy and culinary arts to town, with over 25 artists performing nearly 40 sets in multiple venues. The headline shows will take place in The Village Theatre... Read More