Your morning Juice, Oct. 13: Wake me up when Green Day comes to Des Moines
ICYMI: Self-described as putting the "riot" in "patriot" since the 1980s, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame punk act Green Day brings its "Revolution Radio" tour to Wells Fargo Arena in April. Get your wallets ready, tickets go on sale Friday.
Wouldn't it be nice to see Brian Wilson?
In other must-read concert announcement news, Brian Wilson is bringing his "Pet Sounds" 50th anniversary tour to the Des Moines Civic Center on April 18. Wilson, the famed Beach Boy, announced 37 new tour dates earlier this week celebrating the iconic record. Tickets go on sale Friday.
One musician left California for ... Iowa?
Internationally recognized songwriter Lissie traded her life in California for an Iowa farm last year. Learn how she came to terms with the decision and why her acclaimed third full-length album, "My Wild West," almost never happened in this Juice interview. Headed to the Quad Cities this weekend? Lissie is set to perform in Rock Island Saturday.
Happy hour highlight:
- Looking for a spot to catch some October baseball? Read what one Juice writer thought of The Beerhouse in Urbandale.
Here's how you could spend your weekend:
- Thursday: Stand-up comedian Doug Stanhope brings his "brutally honest" show to Vaudeville Mews. $30.
- Friday: The Iowa Wild hit the home ice for the first time this season at 7 p.m. against the Manitoba Moose. And it's $2 beer night. Admission price varies.
- Sunday: Get a dose of blues rock 'n' roll with a performance from Samantha Fish at Lefty's Live Music. $20.