What’s not to love about Mary Jo Curry? With a background in musical theatre, she made the switch to Blues and found her soul. Add a healthy sense of humor along with original music, and you will be a fan for life! From Central Illinois. Showtime 8 PM.
When Bobby Messano routes through, we snatch him up! We can’t say enough positive things about this Contemporary Blues musician who makes time in his world travels to come here to Bellevue, Iowa. Showtime 8 PM.
Who doesn’t like to have happy tapping feet while you’re listening to original Jazz compositions? Christopher Merz brings his Very Happy Band back to the Flatted Fifth stage. From Cedar Falls, IA. Showtime 5 PM.
We’re just so proud to have amazing talent on the Flatted Fifth stage.! Vintage 18 with their “hard driving Blues rhythms & Soul grooves” is on their way to Buddy Guy’s in Chicago, but has a stop here in Bellevue, IA. From Washington DC. Showtime 8 PM.
Chris O’Leary Band is coming back and will be featuring Dylan Doyle on guitar this trip. (We’ll have Dylan back with his own band Nov. 30!) Chris played with the one and only Levon Helm for 6 years as his front man and lead singer. Awesome vocals, lyrics and harp. From the state of New York. Showtime 8 PM.
We love supporting live music and have been honored to have musicians from all over the world. This time, we’re bringing it back home with Iowan, Chad Elliott Blues. He writes most of his own music and has won numerous awards. He has roots music at his core. Showtime 8 PM.