Live Music http://iowapublicradio.org en Java Blend Exclusive Hour With Dan Dimonte and the Bad Assettes http://iowapublicradio.org/post/java-blend-exclusive-hour-dan-dimonte-and-bad-assettes <p>In this episode of&nbsp;IPR Studio One's "Java Blend," host,&nbsp;<a href="http://iowapublicradio.org/people/ben-kieffer">Ben Kieffer</a>&nbsp;will chat with Iowa City's own, <a href="https://dandimonte.bandcamp.com">Dan Dimonte and the Bad Assettes</a>.</p><p>Listen to and download the podcast to find out more about the making of their new fusion of inspired jazz.</p> Sat, 07 Jun 2014 18:23:28 +0000 Ben Kieffer 39822 at http://iowapublicradio.org Java Blend Exclusive Hour With Dan Dimonte and the Bad Assettes Java Blend Exclusive Hour With Roxi Copland http://iowapublicradio.org/post/java-blend-exclusive-hour-roxi-copland <div class="card-text"><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden "><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>In this episode of&nbsp;IPR Studio One's "Java Blend," host,&nbsp;<a href="http://iowapublicradio.org/people/ben-kieffer">Ben Kieffer</a>&nbsp;will chat with soulful Milwaukee artist, <a href="http://roxicopland.com/">Roxi Copland</a>.</p><p>Listen to and download the podcast to find out more about the making of their debut album.</p> Thu, 22 May 2014 19:56:23 +0000 Ben Kieffer 39460 at http://iowapublicradio.org Java Blend Exclusive Hour With Roxi Copland Java Blend Exclusive Hour With The Grahams http://iowapublicradio.org/post/java-blend-exclusive-hour-grahams <p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">In this episode of&nbsp;IPR Studio One's "Java Blend," host,&nbsp;<a href="http://iowapublicradio.org/people/ben-kieffer" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162);">Ben Kieffer</a>&nbsp;will chat with&nbsp;<a href="http://www.thegrahamsmusic.net/" style="color: rgb(1, 143, 226); text-decoration: underline;">The Grahams</a>.</p> Fri, 16 May 2014 15:41:35 +0000 Ben Kieffer 38264 at http://iowapublicradio.org Java Blend Exclusive Hour With The Grahams Java Blend Exclusive Hour With Crankshaft http://iowapublicradio.org/post/java-blend-exclusive-hour-crankshaft <p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">In this episode of&nbsp;IPR Studio One's "Java Blend," host,&nbsp;<a href="http://iowapublicradio.org/people/ben-kieffer" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162);">Ben Kieffer</a>&nbsp;will chat with&nbsp;<a href="http://crankshaftmusic.com" style="color: rgb(1, 143, 226); text-decoration: underline;">Crankshaft</a>.</p> Thu, 08 May 2014 16:54:00 +0000 Ben Kieffer 37990 at http://iowapublicradio.org Java Blend Exclusive Hour With Crankshaft Java Blend Exclusive Hour With A Trio of Iowa Songwriters http://iowapublicradio.org/post/java-blend-exclusive-hour-trio-iowa-songwriters <p>In this episode of&nbsp;IPR Studio One's "Java Blend," host,&nbsp;<a href="http://iowapublicradio.org/people/ben-kieffer">Ben Kieffer</a>&nbsp;will chat with the Des Moines trio of Mary McAdams, Patresa Hartman, and Lily DeTaeye.</p><p>Listen to and download the podcast to find out more about their songwriters in the round.</p><p></p> Fri, 02 May 2014 05:45:07 +0000 Ben Kieffer 37558 at http://iowapublicradio.org Java Blend Exclusive Hour With A Trio of Iowa Songwriters Java Blend Exclusive Hour With Dylan Sires and Neighbors http://iowapublicradio.org/post/java-blend-exclusive-hour-dylan-sires-and-neighbors <div class="card-text"><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden "><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>In this episode of&nbsp;IPR Studio One's "Java Blend," host,&nbsp;<a href="http://iowapublicradio.org/people/ben-kieffer">Ben Kieffer</a>&nbsp;will chat with Cedar Falls locals and Iowa Pop Kings, <a href="http://www.dylansiresandneighbors.com/">Dylan Sires and Neighbors</a>.</p><p>Listen to and download the podcast to find out more about their upcoming international tours.</p> Fri, 25 Apr 2014 15:14:45 +0000 Ben Kieffer 37462 at http://iowapublicradio.org Java Blend Exclusive Hour With Dylan Sires and Neighbors Jon Hogan and Maria Moss Live on The Folk Tree http://iowapublicradio.org/post/jon-hogan-and-maria-moss-live-folk-tree <p>This Sunday, April 20, during the 3:00 hour, The Folk Tree presents live music from <a href="http://www.jonhoganmusic.com/">Jon Hogan and Maria Moss</a>.&nbsp;&nbsp; Based in Austin, Texas, Hogan and Moss are purveyors of rollicking roots music and trad-inspired originals, which they describe as “primitive-modernist music that will break your heart and blow the doors off your Ford.”</p><p>Join us in IPR’s Cedar Falls studios, on the third floor of UNI’s Communication Arts Center (map <a href="http://www.uni.edu/campusmap/">here</a>), or tune in and listen for some high-energy music.</p> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 15:21:14 +0000 Karen Impola 39324 at http://iowapublicradio.org Jon Hogan and Maria Moss Live on The Folk Tree Java Blend Special Event With Jen Chapin http://iowapublicradio.org/post/java-blend-special-event-jen-chapin <p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">In this special episode of&nbsp;IPR Studio One's "Java Blend," recorded at <a href="http://www.rivermusicexperience.org/">The Redstone Room</a>&nbsp;in downtown Davenport, host,&nbsp;<a href="http://iowapublicradio.org/people/ben-kieffer" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162);">Ben Kieffer</a>&nbsp;will chat with Brooklyn, NY artist,&nbsp;<a href="http://jen Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:30:00 +0000 Ben Kieffer 36061 at http://iowapublicradio.org Java Blend Special Event With Jen Chapin Java Blend Exclusive Hour With Rebecca Rego http://iowapublicradio.org/post/java-blend-exclusive-hour-rebecca-rego <p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">In this encore episode of&nbsp;IPR Studio One's "Java Blend," host,&nbsp;<a href="http://iowapublicradio.org/people/ben-kieffer" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162);">Ben Kieffer</a>&nbsp;will chat with <a href="http://regorego.com/">Rebecca Rego</a>.</p> Wed, 09 Apr 2014 17:17:00 +0000 Ben Kieffer 38263 at http://iowapublicradio.org Java Blend Exclusive Hour With Rebecca Rego Java Blend Exclusive Hour With Jason Carl http://iowapublicradio.org/post/java-blend-exclusive-hour-jason-carl <p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">&nbsp;In this episode of&nbsp;IPR Studio One's "Java Blend," host,&nbsp;<a href="http://iowapublicradio.org/people/ben-kieffer" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162);">Ben Kieffer</a>&nbsp;will chat with Davenport rockers,&nbsp;<a href="http://www.reverbnation.com/jasoncarlband" style="color: rgb(1, 143, 226); text-decoration: underline;">Jason Carl and the Fri, 04 Apr 2014 16:23:56 +0000 Ben Kieffer 36058 at http://iowapublicradio.org Java Blend Exclusive Hour With Jason Carl Java Blend Exclusive Hour With The PBJs http://iowapublicradio.org/post/java-blend-exclusive-hour-pbjs <p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">In this episode of&nbsp;IPR Studio One's "Java Blend," host,&nbsp;<a href="http://iowapublicradio.org/people/ben-kieffer" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162);">Ben Kieffer</a>&nbsp;will chat with southeast Iowa indie folk-rockers,&nbsp;<a href="http://thepbjs.bandcamp.com/" style="color: rgb(1, 143, 226); text-decoration: underline;">The&nbsp;PBJs</a>.</p> Fri, 28 Mar 2014 14:57:18 +0000 Ben Kieffer 36486 at http://iowapublicradio.org Java Blend Exclusive Hour With The PBJs Java Blend Exclusive Hour with Tiff Jimber http://iowapublicradio.org/post/java-blend-exclusive-hour-tiff-jimber <p>In this episode of&nbsp;IPR Studio One's "Java Blend," host, <a href="http://iowapublicradio.org/people/ben-kieffer">Ben Kieffer</a> will chat with Santa Monica based pop-rocker, &nbsp;<a href="http://www.tiffjimber.com/news/">Tiff Jimber</a>.</p><p>Listen to and download the podcast to find out more about her and her recent U.S. tour.</p> Wed, 19 Mar 2014 17:18:00 +0000 Ben Kieffer 35839 at http://iowapublicradio.org Java Blend Exclusive Hour with Tiff Jimber Java Blend Exclusive Hour With Comfort Kings http://iowapublicradio.org/post/java-blend-exclusive-hour-comfort-kings <p>In this episode of&nbsp;IPR Studio One's "Java Blend," host, <a href="http://iowapublicradio.org/people/ben-kieffer">Ben Kieffer</a> will chat with Waterloo's renowned bluegrass and folk string band, <a href="http://www.reverbnation.com/comfortkingsstringband">Comfort Kings</a>.</p><p>Listen to and download the podcast to find out more about their latest album, <em>Prairie Fire.</em></p> Wed, 12 Mar 2014 16:47:54 +0000 Ben Kieffer 34692 at http://iowapublicradio.org Java Blend Exclusive Hour With Comfort Kings Java Blend Exclusive Hour With TWINS http://iowapublicradio.org/post/java-blend-exclusive-hour-twins <p>In this episode of&nbsp;IPR Studio One's "Java Blend," host, <a href="http://iowapublicradio.org/people/ben-kieffer">Ben Kieffer</a> will chat with Waterloo, IA's, loud and proud pop-rockers, <a href="http://www.reverbnation.com/twinstheband">TWINS.</a></p><p>Listen to and download the podcast to find out more about their latest album, <em>Funny Faces </em>and their upcoming album, <em>Tomboys on Parade</em>.</p> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 16:12:21 +0000 Ben Kieffer 34936 at http://iowapublicradio.org Java Blend Exclusive Hour With TWINS Java Blend Exclusive Hour With King of the Tramps http://iowapublicradio.org/post/java-blend-exclusive-hour-king-tramps <p style="padding: 0px; border: 0px currentColor; border-image: none; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); line-height: 22px; font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; margin-bottom: 15px; vertical-align: baseline;">In this episode of&nbsp;IPR Studio One's "Java Blend," host, <a href="http://iowapublicradio.org/people/ben-kieffer">Ben Kieffer</a> will chat with Auburn, IA's whiskey gospel rockers,&nbsp;<a href="http://kingofthetramps.com" style="line-height: 1.5; font-family: Georgia, &quot;Times New Roman&quot;, Times, serif; font-size: 14px;">King of the Tramps</a>.</p><p style="padding: 0px; border: 0px currentColor; border-image: none; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); line-height: 22px; font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; margin-bottom: 15px; vertical-align: baseline;">Listen to and download the podcast after this weekend's broadcast to find out more about how The Tramps are making more than just music. Wed, 26 Feb 2014 17:55:23 +0000 Ben Kieffer 34676 at http://iowapublicradio.org Java Blend Exclusive Hour With King of the Tramps Java Blend Exclusive Hour with Mike Himebaugh http://iowapublicradio.org/post/java-blend-exclusive-hour-mike-himebaugh <p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">In this episode of&nbsp;IPR Studio One's "Java Blend," host, Ben Kieffer will chat with "Chicago Twang" artist,&nbsp;<a href="http://himebaughmusic.com" style="font-family: Georgia, 'Times New Roman', Times, serif; font-size: 14px; line-height: 1.5; color: rgb(1, 143, 226); text-decoration: underline;"><font color="#018fe2" face="Georgia, Times New Roman, Times, serif"><span style="font-size: 14px; line-height: 1.5; Fri, 21 Feb 2014 15:30:00 +0000 Ben Kieffer 34923 at http://iowapublicradio.org Java Blend Exclusive Hour with Mike Himebaugh Java Blend Exclusive Hour With Minus Six http://iowapublicradio.org/post/java-blend-exclusive-hour-minus-six <p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">In this episode of&nbsp;IPR Studio One's "Java Blend," Ben Kieffer chats with Moline, IL pop-rock group, <span style="font-family: Georgia, 'Times New Roman', Times, serif; font-size: 14px; line-height: 1.5;"><a href="http://www.minussix.com">Minus Six</a>.</span></p><p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">Listen and download the podcast to find out more about their recent album,&nbsp;<em style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Georgia, 'Times New Roman', Times, serif; font-size: 14px; line-height: 1.5;">Come Out From Where You Hide.</em></p><p> Fri, 14 Feb 2014 23:20:28 +0000 Ben Kieffer 34483 at http://iowapublicradio.org Java Blend Exclusive Hour With Minus Six The Comfort Kings Live on Studio One http://iowapublicradio.org/post/comfort-kings-live-studio-one <p></p><p></p><p>The Comfort Kings are a contemporary acoustic band from the Cedar Valley.&nbsp; They use a traditional bluegrass instrumental arrangement for their mix of old-time, Americana and original songs.&nbsp; Join us for a live performance from The Comfort Kings in our Cedar Falls studios on Thursday, Jan. 16, in the 7:00 pm hour.&nbsp; You are invited to be in the studio audience for this free show on the third floor of the Communication Arts Center on the UNI campus in Cedar Falls, or be listening to our live broadcast!&nbsp;</p><p></p> Sun, 12 Jan 2014 20:17:53 +0000 Mark Simmet 34541 at http://iowapublicradio.org The Comfort Kings Live on Studio One Your Holiday Stories and Music with Dan Knight http://iowapublicradio.org/post/your-holiday-stories-and-music-dan-knight <p>There is no place like home for the holidays, and that’s why pianist and composer Dan Knight is coming home. &nbsp;Dan joins host Charity Nebbe&nbsp;for one of our favorite holiday traditions.&nbsp; You tell us a story about your favorite holiday song and Dan Knight will play it.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p></p> Mon, 09 Dec 2013 18:32:02 +0000 Charity Nebbe 33255 at http://iowapublicradio.org Your Holiday Stories and Music with Dan Knight Java Blend LIVE Event: Kevin B.F. Burt 12/13 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/java-blend-live-event-kevin-bf-burt-1213 <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">On Friday, Dec. 13,&nbsp; at 2 PM at&nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.thejavahouse.com/" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;" target="_blank">Iowa City's downtown Java House,</a><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">&nbsp;IPR Studio One's&nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.iowapublicradio.org/people/ben-kieffer" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">Ben Kieffer</a><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">&nbsp;will host a special hour of "Java Blend" with <a href="http://www.kevinbfburt.com/">Kevin B.F. Burt</a></span><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">.</span></p><p> Thu, 01 Aug 2013 17:00:00 +0000 Ben Kieffer 32417 at http://iowapublicradio.org Java Blend LIVE Event: Kevin B.F. Burt 12/13 Java Blend LIVE Event: EmJay 12/6 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/java-blend-live-event-emjay-126 <p></p><p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">On Friday, Dec. 6,&nbsp; at 2 PM at&nbsp;<a href="http://www.thejavahouse.com/" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162);" target="_blank">Iowa City's downtown Java House,</a>&nbsp;IPR Studio One's&nbsp;<a href="http://www.iowapublicradio.org/people/ben-kieffer" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162);">Ben Kieffer</a>&nbsp;will host a special hour of "Java Blend" with <a href="http://www.reverbnation.com/onadifferentnote">EmJay</a>.</p><p> Wed, 31 Jul 2013 05:00:00 +0000 Ben Kieffer 32296 at http://iowapublicradio.org Java Blend LIVE Event: EmJay 12/6 Java Blend LIVE Event: The Ericksons 10/11 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/java-blend-live-event-ericksons-1011 <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">On Friday, Oct. 11,&nbsp; at 2 PM at&nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.thejavahouse.com/" style="font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px; margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162);" target="_blank">Iowa City&#39;s downtown Java House,</a><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">&nbsp;</span>IPR<span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;"> Studio One&#39;s&nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.iowapublicradio.org/people/ben-kieffer" style="font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px; margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162);">Ben Kieffer</a><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">&nbsp;will host a special hour of &quot;Java Blend&quot; with </span><a href="http://theericksonsmusic.wordpress.com" style="font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">The Ericksons</a><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">.</span></p><p> Tue, 23 Jul 2013 13:33:01 +0000 Ben Kieffer 28609 at http://iowapublicradio.org Java Blend LIVE Event: The Ericksons 10/11