Upcoming Events

Bluestem Stage presents: Blues Night with Joe and Vicky Price

The Bluestem Stage @ Zeke's 3329 Lincoln Way, Ames, IA

JOE & VICKI PRICE/Night Owls:  A husband and wife that sound like they like each other is a pretty big event right there.  About the music this duo makes?  It doesn’t get any more duo than this, they both pick guitar formidably with the heavy…

$10 – $12

Bluestem Stage presents: Michael McDermott

The Bluestem Stage @ Zeke's 3329 Lincoln Way, Ames, IA

“McDermott may well become one of his generation's greatest talents” - Washington Post Michael McDermott is the great album that Gethsemane almost was, it seems to me. I've listened to it over and over, and there's no letdown. You know how it usually is: the…

$15 – $20

Bluestem Stage presents: Laura Rain and the Caesars

The Bluestem Stage @ Zeke's 3329 Lincoln Way, Ames, IA

Blues Blast Magazine- One glance at the lovely, intense goddess peering majestically from the cover of this CD will tell you that Laura Rain and the Caesars, her tight three-piece ensemble from Detriot, mean business. From the first note, they don’t disappoint as they deliver…

$15 – $18

Bluestem Stage presents Little Fevers

The Bluestem Stage @ Zeke's 3329 Lincoln Way, Ames, IA

Little Fevers is a sweet and crunchy amalgamation of pop rock that has formed, much like a pearl, over many years around a tiny grain of sand. Little Fevers emerged in 2013, floating up out of the ocean to walk around on land. Comprised of…

$10 – $12

Bluestem Stage presents Alastair Greene Band

The Bluestem Stage @ Zeke's 3329 Lincoln Way, Ames, IA

Media  Quotes: "This is a powerful trio of musicians that pack a lot of punch in their music! Greene tours with Alan Parsons as his guitar player.  He is the real deal and this CD proves it even more!” Blues Blast Magazine "Alastair Greene refuses to retread blues…

$12 – $15

Bluestem Stage presents Davina and the Vagabonds

The Bluestem Stage @ Zeke's 3329 Lincoln Way, Ames, IA

Davina Sowers and the Vagabonds have created a stir on the national music scene with their high-energy live shows, level A musicianship, sharp-dressed professionalism, and Sowers’ commanding stage presence. With influences ranging from Fats Domino and the Preservation Hall Jazz Band to Aretha Franklin and…

$18 – $20

Bluestem Stage: The Steepwater Band presents: Rolling Stones’ “Get Yer Ya-Ya’s Out”

The Bluestem Stage @ Zeke's 3329 Lincoln Way, Ames, IA

The Steepwater Band taking Get Yer Ya-Ya’s Out on Tour in Early ’16. After two highly successful Halloween shows where The Steepwater Band performed the classic live album from The Rolling Stones “Get Yer Ya-Ya’s Out”, the Chicago based group has decided to take that…

$14 – $17

Bluestem Stage presents S. Carey

The Bluestem Stage @ Zeke's 3329 Lincoln Way, Ames, IA

      Sean Carey Carey is best known as the drummer and supporting vocalist of indie folk band Bon Iver. In August 2010, Carey released his first solo album, All We Grow, Comparisons have been drawn between Carey's harmonies and those of Brian Wilsonin his 2004 album Smile. His music has also…

$15 – $17

Bluestem Stage presents Dead Winter Carpenters with Jen McClung

The Bluestem Stage @ Zeke's 3329 Lincoln Way, Ames, IA

Hailing from North Lake Tahoe, California, Americana band Dead Winter Carpenters has built a reputation for pouring their heart and soul into each performance. In just a few years, they have positioned themselves, wrote Portland Metronome, “at the forefront of a youthful generation trying to…

$15