80/35 First Lineup Announcement

Iconic bands Wilco and Weezer will play it loud when they headline 80/35 2015, Friday, July 10 and Saturday, July 11 in downtown Des Moines. They’ll be joined by Jenny Lewis, Run the Jewels, St. Lucia, Lettuce and dozens more during two days of continuous play with MORE THAN 50 ACTS. And get ready to level up when the rest of lineup is announced in May!

Friday, July 10
Wilco
Jenny Lewis
St. Lucia
Talib Kweli
Hot Buttered Rum
Fly Golden Eagle
Rome Fortune

Saturday, July 11
Weezer
Run The Jewels
Lettuce
Cloud Nothings
Head for the Hills
Empires
Jon Wayne and the Pain
Natural Child
Jaden Carlson Band
Amasa Hines
The Kickback
Kind Country
Canby
Boh Doran

Now that you have some important bits of information about the lineup, you’ll want to move your controller over to Midwestix.com to purchase your tickets for 80/35 2015.

$39 one-day
$59 two-day
VIP sold out

Order your advance discount tickets and save some coins because day-of-tickets will go up to $50 for one-day and $90 for two-day.

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New dates for 2015 80/35

80/35 presented by U.S. Cellular announces the eighth annual music festival will take place on Friday and Saturday, July 10 and 11, 2015, at Western Gateway Park in downtown Des Moines. The indie and jam music festival will feature more than 40 national, regional, and local bands in a paid and free area, with music starting at 5pm on Friday and noon on Saturday and going until midnight each day. Tickets for the 2015 80/35 music festival will go on sale in March.

Individuals interested in providing input on the event or learning more about volunteer opportunities before the festival are encourage to attend the open to the public planning meetings the last Tuesday of every month at 6:00 p.m. at the Mickle Center, 1620 Pleasant Street, Des Moines. The next meeting is set for Tuesday, August 26.

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Successful Musical Mission

Congratulations, brave space trooper, your mission for musical exploration was a complete success. Over the past two days you encountered more than 50 bright stars and discovered entire galaxies of new music. You pushed the outer limits of your experience and orbited new artists.

Let’s take a look back at your melodious mission. View all our photos.

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This is the only place for me.

Bold musicnauts encountered dozens of major stars on three melodious stages today. And, according to Mission Control, there’s more to come, including Saturday’s superstar headliner, Cake. Fuel up, proud space rangers and prepare for an adventure-filled day 2.

View photos from day 1.

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80/35 Merch Tent

Don’t forget to stop by the 80/35 Merch Tent, located on 12th St., south of Locust.

This year you’ll find commemorative 80/35 t-shirts, buttons, posters and bottle openers, in addition to t-shirts and other items from nearly all performers. If you see something you like at the tent, snag it while you can.  Items can go fast and merch from performers will only be available on the day they play the fest.

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Iowa Public Radio Meet ‘n Greet Schedule

Be sure to stop by the Iowa Public Radio Meet ‘n Greet Tent located on 12th St. just south of Locust St. to meet some of your favorite 80/35 performing artists!

*Catch these artists doing a live, impromptu performance and/or interview with Iowa Public Radio.

Friday, July 4, 2014
12:15 p.m. – Chicago Farmer
12:45 p.m. – M34N STR33T
2:15 p.m. – GoodcaT
3:00 p.m. – Gloom Balloon*
3:40 p.m. – Best Coast*
4:30 p.m. – Circle of Heat
5:00 p.m. – Bonne Finken
5:30 p.m. – Cirrus Minor
6:15 p.m. – Tree
6:45 p.m. – Pert’ Near Sandstone*
7:45 p.m. – The Hooten Hallers
8:30 p.m. – Max Jury

Saturday, July 5, 2014
12:00 p.m. – Raz Simone*
12:45 p.m. – Dat Dude Biggz
1:15 p.m. – The Maytags
2:00 p.m. – Har-di-Har
2:45 p.m. – Foxholes
3:15 p.m. – Soap
3:45 p.m. – Kris Adams
4:15 p.m. – Dr. Dog*
5:00 p.m. – Useful Jenkins
5:30 p.m. – Zeta June
7:00 p.m. – Caroline Smith
7:45 p.m. – Holy White Hounds
8:15 p.m. – Aquamarine Dream Machine

Meet ‘n Greets will generally last 30 minutes.

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80/35 Picks from Des Moines Celebrities

We asked some local Des Moines celebrities, what 80/35 acts are on their “do not miss” list outside the obvious headliners of Cake and Conor Oberst. Here’s what they had to say…

SAM SUMMERS, First Fleet Concerts:

  • The Envy Corps
  • Max Jury
  • Dr. Dog
  • Best Coast
  • Dawes
ZACHARY MANNHEIMER, Executive Director of the Des Moines Social Club:
  • Dawes – I have been following them since I discovered them when they played the DMSC parking lot at 80/35 a few years ago. Plus lead singer is a member of Middle Brother, so hoping they play one of those songs, though they hardly ever.
  • Surfer Blood – Mostly so I can prove to my children that I can still go nuts at a concert.
  • Dr. Dog – Lonesome and Shadow People have been on my playlists for months. Never seen them live, super pumped for this.
  • MAIDS – Every time I see Danny Heggen and Mickey Davis together on stage they take another step forward musically. So much fun to see this band blossom into a major talent.
  • Pert Near Sandstone – This is what would happen if Neil Young joined forces with Bela Fleck. Should be awesome.
  • Gloom Balloon – Chris Ford and Pat Fleming. Do I need to say anymore?

JAY BYERS, Chief Executive Officer of the Greater Des Moines Partnership:

  • Brother Trucker
  • Bonne Finken
  • Foxholes
  • Gloom Balloon
  • Holy White Hounds

All of these local artists are featured on the 2014 CarpeDM Music Mix, which can be downloaded for free at: http://www.seizedesmoines.com/musicmix.

VAN HOLMGREN, Artist:

  • The Envy Corps – If you have some how missed these guys play over the years you must see this very talented local band who constantly evolves and explores their potential & ideas. Their entire volume of music they have made is an exercise in consistency and fantastic songwriting.
  • MAIDS – Even though they work even better in the dark with their tailored light show that accompanies a typical performance for them, the 6 pm slot will be fitting for their upbeat sound and sweet beats. I have yet to stand still at a MAIDS performance. Could be described as ‘perfect music to kiss to’.
  • Surfer Blood – A outdoor summer festival is the perfect setting for the vibes that Surfer Blood brings. The only other thing you would need are your feet in the sand but you can go to that beach in your mind and chill out during their set. I’ve listened to their album Astro Coast many times over the years.
  • Holy White Hounds – This local band has come a long way over the past year or so with playing more shows and teaming up with producers to create a confident sound that crowds love. They may be bold and brash sometimes, but they’re holy, so they can be forgiven. If you miss them HWH will be playing the Gas Lamp at their after party.
  • Boy & Bear – Randomly got some of their music a few years back and it has always come back in to my stereo when I want to hear something folk-like but on a whole different level. I have never seen them live but I can guarantee you’ll want to hear them plenty of times after the show.

ANDY CUSACK, On Pitch, 80/35 booking team:

  • Those Darlins
  • TWINS
  • Surfer Blood
  • The Whigs
  • Fury Things
  • Runners up: Best Coast, Dr. Dog, Quick Piss, Raz Simone, The Maytags, MAIDS, Shy Boys … most of the rest of the lineup, really. Picking just 5 must-sees is cruel!

JAY KOZEL, Back Country Outfitters:

  • Caroline Smith – This sentiment is almost certainly shared by anyone privileged enough to be in attendance at one of her acclaimed Vaudeville Mews performances. Caroline Smith is a welcome respite from the oft-exhausting esotericism of indie music. For the last half-year, “Half About Being a Woman” has been my go-to record for eclectic crowds. It’s an invigorating musical icebreaker that doesn’t cater to the lowest common denominator, full from start to finish of songwriting that’s instantly familiar without feeling contrived.
  • Gloom Balloon – If your mental association with the Botanical Center is more mosh pit than peat moss, Pat Fleming probably ranks somewhere between the Traveler’s Umbrella and Colonial Bread sign in your personal Des Moines iconography. His uncommon intuition for singalong pop hooks, peerless on-stage charisma, and endlessly quotable lyric sheet have long been on display with Poison Control Center, a band whose live shows have haunted the dreams of Iowa fire marshals for years. With Gloom Balloon, Fleming’s talents are squarely framed by the arrangement prowess of Chris Ford (of Christopher the Conquered fame, who did not pay me to write this) and a sample selection rivaled only by Costco.
  • Best Coast – Admittedly, I prefer my jam on toast, but Best Coast is my idea of the archetypal “festival band.” Their songs travel at cruising speed on wheels reliably invented, never failing to arrive at an anthemic chorus delivered with maximum efficiency. The dependability would be a bit boring, but this is no workday commute. Best Coast is a soundtrack for playing hooky from adult life. It’s windows-down music that tempts timid hands off the steering wheel and into the air.
  • Shy Boys – Call this a curiosity pick. Bands that rent the kind of Real Estate occupied by Shy Boys usually deliver one of two kinds of live show: blissfully insouciant affairs that hold tightly to an audience’s attention while everything else nearly spins loose, or uncomfortable exercises in toleration, like being at a friend-rock show when you don’t actually know anyone onstage. I’m optimistic in this instance. Shy Boys’ self-titled debut achieves its intended tone proficiently, and after repeated listens I’ve developed the suspicion that their name might appear in larger font on festival posters in a few years.
  • Quick Piss – Any commentary on Quick Piss inevitably involves mention of the band’s collective youth, but it would be dismissive of their present quality to heap such praise as “the future of Des Moines rock’n’roll” upon them. Quick Piss is one of the best acts in Des Moines right now. They’re the type of band that every tube amp in the world wants to be played in. That they hit the stage at noon on Friday is both a reason to be punctual and an assurance that this year’s 80/35 will start off not on the right foot, but with its ass knocked to the ground.

JUSTIN SCHOEN, DMMC past board president:

  • Dawes
  • Conor Oberst
  • The Envy Corps
  • Best Coast
  • Max Jury

BRIAN CAMPOS, Pants OFF! Podcast:

  • Foxholes – They have undoubtedly worked their “tails” off to be part of the festival. They are making a name for themselves. Spoiler alert: Trevor H. told me they plan to unleash live foxes into the crowd! Hope you all have had your rabies shots.
  • M34N Str33t – I missed them when they were in town earlier last month. I have a soft spot for Omaha rap & hip/hop. Also, any time you can see DJ Really Real show off his skills, it makes the experience a little more……realer?
  • Bonne Finken – I have never seen her! I’ve always wanted to. She just released a new album. I think I was in her studio once, or she was recording there, or something like that. Cool story.
  • Quick Piss – These brash young whipper snappers bring unapologetic rock and enough profanity laced lyrics to make your grandma blush. Unless you’re my grandma and can pound of bottle Jack while fighting a gang of bikers she may have burned by selling them baking soda. In which case, she might love ‘em!
  • Max Jury – A lot of hype surrounds this young man. Playing a lot of international high profile gigs. Another artist I have yet to see live. I heard he might take this opportunity to reveal he’s actually 50 years old!
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Community Village Powered by MailChimp

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While out on your spacewalk, be sure to stroll through the Community Village Powered by MailChimp, a hub for showcasing all things Des Moines. Located on Locust St. featuring interactive exhibits and unique demonstrations provided by local organizations and non-profits. Check out the list of participants below.

Amnesty International

Art Noir

Bushwak Camping & Music Festival

The Dance Place

Des Moines Social Club

Greater Des Moines Convention & Visitor’s Bureau

JCI Iowa

Move the Food

ONE.org

Oxfam America

Reiman Music

Ricochet

Urban Ambassadors

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Announcing the new Generation Z Stage

Attention space rangers of all ages! Come experience the first ever Mediacom Generation Z stage, featuring some of the area’s best young bands and musicians. With a range of genres and ages, the first-year stage was created as a way to allow young musicians to gain performance experience in a festival setting.

Located on Locust Street near the southeast corner of the Pappajohn Sculpture Park, the stage has three slots on Friday and four on Saturday, helping create opportunities for the next generation of musicians. In addition to music, the stage will feature aerialist and acrobatic performers from the Flying Eagles Acrobalance Troupe and Aerial Expo featuring TGR Fitness

FRIDAY, JULY 4

4:15 p.m. Central Iowa Music Lab: Isabel Daza; Louise Bequeaith & Catherine Lewin

6:15 p.m. Girls Rock! Des Moines: Literal Brain Fart; Sylvia Visser

8:15 p.m. Grandchamp


SATURDAY, JULY 5

2:45 p.m. StapleNeck

4:15 p.m. Central Iowa Music Lab: Tyler & Ben Stone

6:15 p.m. Person Whale

8:15 p.m. Three Day Weekend

The Generation Z stage is presented by Mediacom and supported by 515 Sponsorships.

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VIP Perks for Smart Space Travelers

Welcome to Elite Status Space Travel.
Embark on a fantastic musical odyssey for the Atomic Age. Signal your VIP space ranger status and enjoy these special privileges:

Arrive in style.
Exchange your VIP pass for a wristband, envelope, and VIP bag at the Ticketing Tent on 12th St., south of Locust. Look for the sign specifically designated for VIP ticket holders.

The envelope contains: six drink tickets, two food vouchers, and a $5 off 80/35 merch coupon. The VIP bag includes 80/35 sponsor goodies (bags are optional and limited to a first come, first served basis).

Important: You must keep your wristband on at all times for re-entry. You will get one wristband for the entire weekend. This applies to your voucher envelope as well. Sorry, no replacements.

Enjoy your view of the stars.
Enjoy exclusive access to the Pearl Vodka VIP Lounge, next to the DMMC Main Stage. The VIP Lounge offers shaded tables and chairs, plus air-conditioned bathrooms with running water. View the festival grounds map to see the location of the VIP Lounge.

Discover delicious drinks.
You get six free drink tickets with your VIP pass. Don’t worry about buying extra drink tickets once you run out, because you can purchase discounted drinks for $4 each at the VIP Lounge bar (cash only).

VIP Lounge Beverage Selection: variety of beers, wines from Jasper Winery, and mixed drinks (Pearl Vodka, El Mayor Tequila, Rebel Yell Whiskey, Rebel Reserve Bourbon). The VIP Lounge is the only area in the festival where you can find mixed drinks. Red Bull, soda, and water will also be available for $3.

Food for hungry explorers.
Each night from 5-7 pm, local chefs will be offering food unavailable elsewhere in the festival. Plus, it’s FREE with the food voucher from your VIP envelope. And as always, food is limited, so don’t miss out!

– Friday: Tacopocalypse will do their thing and will continue to serve on a cash basis after 7 pm.
– Saturday: Fusion Catering returns, serving a bahn mi-style sandwich. A favorite from last year’s festival.

Get a massage.
Hands That Rock will offer 10 minute chair massages for a suggested fee, with a portion of the proceeds being donated to music-related charities.

Thank you.
Thanks again for supporting the Greater Des Moines Music Coalition and Des Moines’ growing music scene. We hope you enjoy your fantastic musical odyssey. See you there!

Still have questions? Check out our FAQ or contact us at inquiry@desmoinesmc.com.

Street Closures

It’s almost time! We’re closing down the streets to prepare for the 2014 80/35.

Street Closures

Effective Midnight Tuesday July 1 – 6:00 AM Monday July 7:
1)     12th St, Locust St to Grand Ave
Effective Midnight Wednesday July 2 – 6:00 AM Monday July 7:
2)     Locust St, 15th St to 10th St
3)     Grand Ave, 10th St to 14th St (only south parking lane & one traffic lane)
4)     13th St, Grand Ave to Walnut St
5)     12th St, Walnut St to Locust St
6)     10th St, Locust St to Walnut St

View a map of the festival grounds.

What to pack for your space mission

hulaDon’t forget to bring the essentials to 80/35 to ensure a successful space mission.

What To Bring
– One empty water bottle/camelback and one factory sealed water bottle are allowed per person, free water refill stations are located on Locust St., west of 10th St. and just outside the VIP entrance
– Sunscreen, sunglasses, hat for shade
– Hand sanitizer, washcloth or baby wipes to freshen up
– Small non-frame backpacks, compact umbrella, blanket/beach towel, lawn chair
– Earplugs
– Fully charged cell phone
– Bicycle (free secured bicycle parking on Locust St., west of 13th St.)
– Hula hoop, duh.

What Not to Bring
– No weapons
– No coolers
– No outside beverages besides water
– No fireworks
– No illegal substances
– No pets
– No large frame backpacks
– No smoking in the paid, gated area
– No professional photography/video equipment or SLRs

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– Free drinking water
– First aid station, located south of Locust St. on 12th St.
– ATMs
– Vendors selling food, beverages, and snacks (vegetarian options are available)
– Lost and Found at the Volunteer Headquarters in the lobby of Hotel Fort Des Moines, 1000 Walnut St.
– Handout of festival grounds map and schedule of bands
– Mobile app available for iOS and Android
– Fantastic musical odyssey and an overall awesome time

Remember to stay hydrated, block the sun, take some photos, and have a blast.

Have questions? Visit 80-35.com/details/faq-rules.

Special Ticket Offer – Today Only!

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Hopefully you’ve already begun your pre-flight check in preparation for blast off next Friday the 4th. While you’re twiddling your thumbs in anticipation why not save a few bucks, because today is NO FEE FRIDAY!! Purchase your 80/35 tickets through Midwestix before midnight tonight and you will pay zero service fees. Now you’ll have money when the space ice cream man comes around.

Make sure you’re buckled in space troopers, launch is rapidly approaching.

SPECIAL 80/35 TICKET OFFER
Today Only, Friday, June 27
Buy your 80/35 tickets before midnight and pay no service fees.

BUY NOW

80/35 After Parties

The music doesn’t stop after the headliner’s play their last song – the party is just getting started.  At 80/35, we’ll have massive dance parties with DJs on the Kum & Go and Hy-Vee stages. Plus, the entire city is celebrating 80/35 with after parties at numerous venues.

Friday, July 4

DJs at 80/35 – Kum & Go Stage: JohnnyRAGE, Gorilla Stomp Squad; Hy-Vee Stage: DJ G Mint, Brad Goldman and Tobias Cross present CLIMAX. 9:15 p.m. – Midnight. Free.

Surfer Blood, Quick Piss and Richie Daggers at the Des Moines Social Club Basement Bar, 9:30 p.m., Surfer Blood at Midnight. $5 with an 80/35 wristband, $10 without.

Pert Near Sandstone at Wooly’s, 11:00 p.m. Free.

Tires, Control and Kinky Kyro at Vaudeville Mews, 10:00 p.m. Free

MemCave at the PBR Bar, 10:00 p.m. Free.

Red, White & Bang 80/35 after party w/ DJ Raj, Chill Murray, Jesse Jamz at Joker’s, 10:00 p.m. Free.

The Ghost Wolves at Gas Lamp, 9:00 p.m. Ticket info TBA.

 

Saturday, July 5

DJs at 80/35 – Kum & Go Stage: DJ Raj, Jesse Jamz; Hy-Vee Stage: Shawn Shady, Cloudy with a Chance of Techno, TimeWlkr. 9:15 p.m. – Midnight. Free.

Bear Hands, Junior Prom and DJ set by Maids at Wooly’s, 11:00 p.m. Free.

Holy White Hounds, Viva Montessa and Dylan Sires & Neighbors at Gas Lamp, 9:00 p.m. $5.

Hunter Child and Love Songs for Lovely Monsters at Vaudeville Mews, 11:00 p.m. Free.

Patrick Tape Fleming at the PBR Bar, 10:00 p.m. Free.

Christopher the Conquered at Raccoon River, 10:00 p.m. Free.

 

Your phone will have the answers: 80/35 mobile app

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All the information you’ll need to know can be found right in your pocket, with the help of the 80/35 mobile app. Create your own schedule, and be the first to find out about set delays and other important festival news.

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The 80/35 app gives you access to festival news, band bios, stage schedules, and important information. It’s not just for the festival weekend — stay informed with the news feed, build your personal schedule, learn about bands, and see which acts are the most popular additions to other users’ schedules as the festival approaches.

NEWS AND ALERTS
Get news and urgent updates directly from the festival organizers. If set times change or there’s a special on beer, you’ll be the first to know! Stay up-to-date on events and activities and catch the latest artist announcements.

LINEUP
Learn about announced acts and save them to your own custom schedule.

STARRED
Tap the star to add and remove artists from your favorites list. See what bands other users are saving. Mark bands you discover during the festival to remember later.

SCHEDULE
Save some paper and use the app to view the full schedule by stage, day, time, or favorites.

INFO
We’ve boiled down the most important festival information into a handy pocket guide including what you can bring in and how to get tickets.

Download for Android /  Download for iOS

A BIG thanks to the wonderful folks at Shift Interactive for building the app. Shift Interactive does digital design without the bureaucracy & the red tape. You’ll get direct communication, agile development & a solution that will blow you away.

Mission Critical Document Enclosed: 80/35 Music Guide

Prior to beginning your extremely important mission, special reconnaissance must be conducted to ensure maximum enjoyment. Mission Control has compiled a comprehensive guide for your review to engage new beats prior to beginning your fantastic musical odyssey.

With more than 50 superstars scheduled to engage on July 4 and 5, repeat exposure to these superstars is required prior to mission commencement. Spotify and YouTube are conveniently pre-loaded for odyssey preparation and their review is essential to success.

Suit up for a mission of intergalactic proportions and access the 80/35 Music Guide.

Iowa Public Radio’s Studio One 80/35 Showcase

Over the next two weeks, tune in to Iowa Public Radio’s Studio One for exclusive recordings and live sets by 80/35 acts.

Mon., June 16: The River Monks 7:15PM – Holy White Hounds 8:30PM – Listen
Thurs., June 19: Gloom Balloon 7:15PM – Foxholes 8:30PM
Wed., June 25: Bonne Finken 7:15PM – Cirrus Minor 8:30PM
Thurs., June 26: Max Jury 7:15PM – The Maytags 8:30PM

http://iowapublicradio.org/post/hear-ipr-8035-showcase-live-sets

Less Than 12 Hours Left! Discount Tickets

Explore a fantastic musical universe previously unknown to man—and save a bit of money at the same time. Buy discount tickets to 80/35 today before 11:59 pm at midwestix.com and see more than 50 breathtaking superstars on three cosmic stages at 80/35 2014.

ENDS JUNE 6 at 11:59 pm: $29 one-day – $49 two-day
Starts June 7: $39 one-day – $65 two-day
Day of 80/35: $45 one-day – $80 two-day

SMART AND FRUGAL SPACE TROOPERS: pick up tickets and pay no service fees at ZZZ Records, 2200 Ingersoll Ave.

Astronomical Bands, Now Boarding!

Mission Control today revealed an entire galaxy of stars previously unseen by space travelers in Des Moines. Suit up for a musical mission of intergalactic proportions as superstars Cake bring their rocket-powered hits to headline 80/35, Saturday, July 5th. Explore the outer reaches of the sonic system with Surfer Blood, Those Darlins, Boy & Bear, The Whigs, King Fantastic, Pert Near Sandstone, Useful Jenkins, Soap, Circle of Heat, Black Diet and Har-di-har for two full days of cosmic beats.

Iowa stars suiting up for the harmonious lunar odyssey include The River Monks, Gloom Balloon, The Maytags, MAIDS, Cirrus Minor, Zeta June, Foxholes and James Biehn. And an entire constellation of late night DJs will spin on both free stages starting at 9pm including: Jesse Jamz, Gorilla Stomp Squad, Brad Goldman and Tobias Cross present CLIMAX, Cloudy with a Chance of Techno, TimeWlkr, JohnnyRAGE, DJ G Mint, Shawn Shady and DJ Raj.

Our lineup, like the universe, is ever expanding! Stay tuned to DMMC mission control for more band briefings in the days to come.

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Mission critical: Time is running out to save.
The last day to purchase discount tickets for $29 one-day and $49 two-day is Friday, June 6 at 11:59pm. Set a course for savings and jet to Midwestix.com today to order your advance discount tickets. Don’t miss this window of opportunity because ticket prices after June 6 will jump to $39 one-day and $65 two-day.

Special: Get tickets with no service fees at Zzz Records, 2200 Ingersoll Ave.

Lineup Liftoff

All systems go for a supersonic star sighting as revered singer-songwriter, Conor Oberst headlines 80/35 2014, Friday, July 4 in downtown Des Moines. The planets align for a wondrous weekend of astronomical beats as reggae giant Ziggy Marley, surf pop darlings Best Coast and multi-instrumentalist Xavier Rudd and more blast into orbit. Monitor mission control (DMMC) for the Saturday headliner and additional rocket-powered artists to be announced soon.

Friday, July 4
Conor Oberst
Ziggy Marley
Best Coast
Dawes
Chicago Farmer
Max Jury
Bum Rap
Brother Trucker
TWINS
GoodcaT
Bonne Finken
Quick Piss

Saturday, July 5
Dr. Dog
Xavier Rudd
Raz Simone
The Envy Corps
Caroline Smith
Shy Boys
Parlours
Holy White Hounds
Aquamarine Dream Machine
Kris Adams

Go forth and get tickets.

If you have not yet purchased tickets to 80/35 2014 it is time to embark on your journey to midwestix.com. Order your advance discount tickets and enjoy two full days of adventurous musical exploration.

$29 one-day
$49 two-day
VIP SOLD OUT

MISSION NOTE: day-of tickets for procrastinating space troopers will cost $80 for a two-day pass and $45 for a one-day pass.

Volunteer for additional missions.

Are you a space ranger with a heart of gold? The DMMC is the volunteer-run non-profit that organizes and manages 80/35. And we’re looking for individuals and groups to help at the fest. Volunteers can get a free ticket to the fest on their day of service, a t-shirt and some bonus good feelings that come with helping out a group that’s making our city the center of the music universe. Sign up to volunteer now.