Live Music

Nighttime Mayor Monthly Spotify Playlist:

It’s an abbreviated list this month. Check out these artists ‘playing’ Iowa City this month, whether virtually or in person (wear your mask) the show goes on!

Live Music Venues:

It Happened Downtown:

Joe Reilly, Downtown Iowa City’s Nighttime Mayor has been working in partnership with downtown venues and Little Village Magazine to meet, welcome and interview artists bringing unique and captivating performances to downtown. Part of this work has included a new video series called, “It Happened Downtown” that will showcase sitdown interviews with the artists as they prepare to perform in Iowa City. The series aims to show off the incredible talent and entertainment that downtown Iowa City’s nightlife hosts.  Watch the full videos here…


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