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Nirvana Tribute Rocks Davenport’s Common Chord TONIGHT!

November 9th, 2023
Nirvana Tribute Rocks Davenport's Common Chord TONIGHT!

The most authentic Nirvana experience is coming to Davenport this weekend! Head to Common Chord Music Experience (129 N Main St Davenport) tonight to witness NIVRANA- Tribute to Nirvana, in the Redstone Room. Doors open at 8 p.m. and the show starts at 9 p.m. NIVRANA is the only tribute to Nirvana that gives you the original stage performance, gear and sound just as it was in the 1990’s. Once again, you can hear the grunge music that made the era special, because NIVRANA puts Kurt, Krist and Dave back on the stage together as though they never left. Advanced tickets for the show are only $8.... Read More

Anthony Gomes Rocks Redstone Room TONIGHT!

November 3rd, 2023
Anthony Gomes Rocks Redstone Room TONIGHT!

“Gomes is a power player who is at his best when his gear is in the scorched earth between blues and rock. After all, it’s the electric guitar; sometimes tickling it is not enough.” – Guitar World With a guitar slung over his shoulder and the amps turned up full tilt, Anthony Gomes electrifies blues and rock at a 21st century crossroads of his own. The Canadian vocalist, guitarist, songwriter and producer wails with all the force of a hurricane in the Mississippi Delta and enough fret-burning fireworks to leave his strings in flames. Over the years, he’s toppled the Billboard... Read More

Keller Williams Performing Tonight At Davenport’s River Music Experience

October 27th, 2023
Keller Williams Performing Tonight At Davenport's River Music Experience

Keller Williams will be performing tonight at the River Music Experience in Davenport! Doors: 7pm / Show: 8pm Opening Act: None Age Restriction: 19+ (minors must be accompanied by parent or guardian) Tickets: $25 in advance / $30 at the door All tickets are general admission. Purchasing a ticket does not guarantee a seat.   ABOUT THE ARTIST: Web: www.kellerwilliams.net Genre: Acoustic Dance Music Virginian, Keller Williams, released his first album in 1994, FREEK, and has since given each of his albums a single syllable title: BUZZ, SPUN, BREATHE, LOOP, LAUGH, HOME, DANCE, STAGE, GRASS, DREAM,... Read More

Flavor Fest Hits Common Chord October 5

October 4th, 2023
Flavor Fest Hits Common Chord October 5

Taste the best the Quad Cities has to offer & join us as we sample flavorful food & drinks made right here in the Quad Cities! Paired with music provided by The Textures, we’re turning downtown into Flavortown! They will have a range of prizes, giveaways, & awesome auction items with a few other ingredients in the mix for a recipe of flavorful fun & fundraising! 100% of the proceeds from “QC Flavor Fest” go directly to Common Chord’s music education programs. October 5th, 5pm – 9pm at Common Chord Come join a table, for more music & more community! Tickets can... Read More

Live At Five Presents Live Music In Downtown Davenport Tonight

September 29th, 2023
Live At Five Presents Live Music In Downtown Davenport Tonight

Live At 5 – Free Summer Concert Series is back with some brand new additions! Live music will happen every Friday from 5pm – 7pm in the Skybridge Courtyard at Common Chord! Sound is rocking, boots are stomping & tasty cold beverages are poured for a weekend kick-off celebration in Downtown Davenport, IA. The party does not stop there… with the new “AFTERPARTY” addition at Zeke’s Island Cafe, with each week’s featured intermission artist performing from 7pm – 8pm! Series Line Up: Sept. 22nd: Wicked Liz & The Bellyswirls | Sponsored by: Grace Technologies Sept. 29th: Michael... Read More

Bizzy Bone Hits the Redstone Room Stage May 18

May 18th, 2023
Bizzy Bone Hits the Redstone Room Stage May 18

Bizzy Bone (from Bone Thugs-N-Harmony) with Special Tour Guest: YBL Sinatra, Cleve The Harmony God and AC Killer will rock The Redstone Room May 18! Additional Performing Artists: The Tripp Brothers, Hariq, Chanel Nicole and Roo Maroon. Doors: 7pm / Show: 8pm Tickets: $20 in advance / $25 day of showAge Restriction: All ages, (Under 19 must be accompanied by an adult) TICKETS AND DETAILS: BIZZY BONE Web: https://iambizzybone.com/ Social: https://www.facebook.com/iambizzybone https://www.instagram.com/MRMCCANE/ Genre: West Coast Hip-Hop/Rap *** Security enforced: bags will be checked upon entry.... Read More

Davenport’s Common Chord Introduces Two New Staff Members

February 1st, 2023
Davenport's Common Chord Introduces Two New Staff Members

The board of directors and staff of Common Chord are introducing two additions to the nonprofit’s staff. SteveAhrens assumes the newly–created role of Director of Strategic Initiatives, and Angela Fisher serves as theorganization’s new Events Manager.“Common Chord has experienced significant growth and evolution in recent years, and we have greatlyexpanded our community impact during that time,” said Tyson Danner, Executive Director. “These positionsrepresent our commitment to continuing that growth trajectory and expanding our programming and overallorganizational strength.” Ahrens... Read More

It’s a Nightmare on Main Street October 28

October 27th, 2022
It’s a Nightmare on Main Street October 28

Come one, come all ghouls, goblins, & creatures of the night! Don’t miss this unique Halloween band bash with over 7+ bands presented by QC Rock Academy in the Redstone Room at Common Chord in Downtown Davenport! WHEN: Friday, October 28 Doors: 6:00PM / Show: 6:30PM WHO: Bands: Crushed Monkey, Sleepyhead, Made Ya Look, Company Dimes, Anthropoid, 7 Ark, Nonetheless, Spirit of Vengeance, Impossible Wonder, Verona Tragedy, & Hartwood. HOW: Tickets: $10 in advance / $12 at the door Web: lhttps://www.qcrockacademy.com Age Restriction: All ages, Under 19 must be accompanied by an adult. Genre:... Read More

Iowa’s RME Changing Name And Identity To Common Chord With ‘More Music, More Community’

September 14th, 2022
Iowa's RME Changing Name And Identity To Common Chord With 'More Music, More Community'

The board of directors and staff of River Music Experience (RME) are announcing a new name and identity to celebrate the evolution of the organization and expansion of its mission. Effective September 14, 2022, the organization will be known as Common Chord and use the tag line “More Music. More Community.” According to Tyson Danner, Executive Director of Common Chord, the fresh look and evolution are all about being more inclusive and better connecting how the organization is focused on amplifying the power of music to build connections and strengthen community. “Music is a universal language.... Read More

Get A Load Of Live Outdoor Music Tonight With Crooked Cactus At Davenport’s Live At Five

September 2nd, 2022
Get A Load Of Live Outdoor Music Tonight With Crooked Cactus At Davenport's Live At Five

It’s that time of year, the 2022 season of Live@Five is taking place in Davenport’s RME Courtyard Fridays at 5pm for FREE live music. 9/2 – Crooked Cactus sponsored by Pierce’s Promise 9/9 – Blues Rock-It sponsored by Lobo’s Salsa 9/16 – Flash In A Pan sponsored by Wind Dancer Boutique 9/23 – Jordan Danielsen Band sponsored by The Planning Center 9/30 – Orangadang sponsored by Zeke’s Island Cafe    Read More