Gas Lamp

Andrew Bailie Album Release w/ The Host Country & English

THU
MAY
16
8:00 PM
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Andrew Bailie Album Release Show - Des Moines edition!

7:30pm doors open
8pm music starts
$7

ANDREW BAILIE
Welcoming back Andrew Bailie to Des Moines, American songwriter, singer and guitarist. His intricate songs are crafted with raw emotion, fierce guitar work, and an unmistakable, soaring voice. Drawing elements from a variety of musical styles and traditions, Bailie’s songs are woven from his own hopes, fears and enchantment, tapping into the common human experiences that give us pause, inspire longing, or set us ablaze.

"Very lovely. Bluesy and atmospheric sensibility. Cinematic and patient, too. Good feel, excellent vocals." — Jim Campilongo, The Little Willies ft. Norah Jones.

Come snag a copy of his debut album 'WASTELAND', set to release 3/21.


The Host Country
Locals The Host Country bring you rock in a whole new way, blending Americana, blues, folk, and roots with a kick. Unique, lyrically driven music that's inviting and sincere but tinged with the rawness of the emotions within love - longing, regret, joy, and everything in between. Dual vocalists & songwriters Ty Wistrand (guitar) & Diana Weishaar (keys) along with a solid crew of Tom Rue (bass), Ethan Weishaar (drums), and Michael Lovan (guitar) use their music to tell a story that's heartfelt and relatable, and to have a good time while doing it. After a busy 2017/2018 season of releasing their self-titled album, touring, and playing local festivals, they're back in the studio and working on the next evolution of their sound.


ENGLISH
A local 6-piece "tater tot casserole" rock band from knee-deep in the heartland combining a tight rhythm section, blistering horns and dynamic vocals. Also the best band description ever considering they can incorporate tater tots. In spring 2017 ENGLISH released its debut album, There’s Nothing New Under the Sun, features a broad range of sounds from the retro rock vibes of “Waiting” to alt-country stompers like “Devil You Know.” ENGLISH gets its name from lead man Chris English, but you'll also recognize the familiar names of Thomas Doggett (saxophone), Hans Decker (trumpet), Justin Goes (bass), Matthew Miller (guitar), and Shane Mills (drums).

Gas Lamp

1501 Grand Ave
Des Moines, Iowa 50309
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Tickets

Presale Ticket
$7.00
Venue opens at 3 PM.