All My Rowdy Friends


Mission Creek by Charlie Ward
April 2, 2009, 5:40 pm
Filed under: Uncategorized

So the Mission Creek Music Festival is going on in Iowa City as we speak.

I had the chance to make it to the GZA last night and it was a fun way to kick things off. 

I will be making it to a few more show including Beach House and Headlights this evening. 

I am anxiously awaiting the performance by No Age this saturday night…

Expect some show reviews from the festival later this weekend.

Here is a list of the artists for this years festival:

MUSIC:
GZA/GENIUS (of WU-TANG CLAN) performing LIQUID SWORDS
THE MOUNTAIN GOATS

BEACH HOUSE
NO AGE
JOHN VANDERSLICE
THE COOL KIDS
FRUIT BATS
BOWERBIRDS
GOLDEN BIRDS
HEADLIGHTS
THE TALLEST MAN ON EARTH
SIMON JOYNER
DANIEL HIGGS
CALEB ENGSTROM
THE WESTERN FRONT
PORNO GALACTICA
EL PASO HOT BUTTON
WET HAIR
BEAST WARS

PEAKING LIGHTS
CARTRIGHT
THE HOOD INTERNET

ESCAPE THE FLOODWATER JUG BAND
ROOMMATE
FOURTH OF JULY
NETHERFRIENDS
PIETA BROWN
THE BROWN NOTE
WOLVES IN THE ATTIC
BROKEN SPOKES

BIRTH RITES
DAVID ZOLLO AND THE BODY ELECTRIC
SCHOOL OF FLYENTOLOGY
JOE PUG
MANNIX!
ILL EASE
THE PACK A.D.
THE GGLITCH
BILL NACE
THESE UNITED STATES
SHAME TRAIN

PETIT MAL
BRIGHTON, MA
DEAD LARRY
YEA BIG AND KID STATIC

YAK BALLZ
ROEBUS ONE
KOSHA DILLZ
DERILL POUNDS
PACIFIC PROVING GROUND
LIGHT POLLUTION
MACON GREYSON
HAPPY CHROMOSOMES
GRAMPALL JOOKABOX

RED CORTEZ
CUTICLE 130

PRUSSIA
ANIMENTAL
MATTHEW GRIMM AND THE RED SMEAR

THE HATHAWAYS
POLITE SLEEPER
ZOLA JESUS

MORE TO COME? YEAH!

come down and check out if you are in the area, it should be worth it and tickets are not too bad!

Check out the schedule and more information here: http://missionfreak.com/

-Charlie

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