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  • Friday
  • 9/24
  • 6:30 PM
The Schmidt Brothers

The Schmidt Brothers

Energetic trio of brothers playing a multi-genre set of tunes!
  • Friday
  • 9/24
  • 9:00 PM
DJ Rosales in the Disco Dive

DJ Rosales in the Disco Dive

Take the stairs & proceed to the dance floor!
  • Friday
  • 9/24
  • 10:00 PM
Abby Kasch

Abby Kasch

Voice alum & Nashville artist Abby Kasch brings her band to Iowa City!
  • Saturday
  • 9/25
  • 2:30 PM
Hawkeye Football Game Watch vs Colorado State

Hawkeye Football Game Watch vs Colorado State

3 rooms & game sound over our state of the art sound system!
  • Saturday
  • 9/25
  • 7:00 PM
Joshua Sinclair

Joshua Sinclair

Using just a guitar, a microphone, and a loop pedal, Joshua Sinclair creates exciting & dynamic live performances!
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  • Saturday
  • 9/25
  • 8:00 PM
Hasta Verano - Back Room Stage

Hasta Verano - Back Room Stage

Indie rock band from Des Moines takes the back stage at Elray's!
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  • Saturday
  • 9/25
  • 10:00 PM
Abby Kasch

Abby Kasch

Voice alum & Nashville artist Abby Kasch brings her band to Iowa City Sep 23rd-25th!
  • Saturday
  • 9/25
  • 10:00 PM
Dr Dupe in the Disco Dive & DJ Baron in the Dance Dive

Dr Dupe in the Disco Dive & DJ Baron in the Dance Dive

Live music on the front stage with DJs upstairs & in the back room
  • Monday
  • 9/27
  • 9:00 PM
The Iowa City Songwriters Collective

The Iowa City Songwriters Collective

Enjoy the best local singer-songwriters every Monday night at Elray's Live & Dive hosted by James Tutson!
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  • Tuesday
  • 9/28
  • 9:00 PM
ElRave Tuesday Dance Parties - Back Room

ElRave Tuesday Dance Parties - Back Room

We're opening the back room on Tuesdays and throwing themed dance parties! Follow us on social media for the latest & greatest each week!
  • Wednesday
  • 9/29
  • 9:00 PM
Karaoke Dance Party!

Karaoke Dance Party!

It's your turn to step up on stage and show us what you got!
  • Thursday
  • 9/30
  • 8:00 PM
VIVIAN

VIVIAN

Dream Pop duo from Colorado live at Elray's
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  • Thursday
  • 9/30
  • 10:00 PM
Brett Westgrove

Brett Westgrove

Check out one of Nashville's best bands right here in Iowa City!
  • Friday
  • 10/1
  • 7:00 PM
Hawkeye Football Game Watch vs Maryland

Hawkeye Football Game Watch vs Maryland

Game sound over our state of the art sound system! DJ Rosales with a pre-game set & post-game live music!
  • Friday
  • 10/1
  • 10:00 PM
Brett Westgrove

Brett Westgrove

Brett Westgrove & his band make the trip from Music City to Iowa City!
  • Saturday
  • 10/2
  • 6:30 PM
The Soul Inspirations feat. David Deon

The Soul Inspirations feat. David Deon

With a unique combination of hot southern soul, jazz harmonies, and Latin rhythms, David Deon & The Soul Inspirations aren't just another R&B band
Free Show
  • Saturday
  • 10/2
  • 8:00 PM
Part Time Vegan - Back Room Stage

Part Time Vegan - Back Room Stage

Iowa City based garage rock band & occasional meat haters!
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Free Before 8pm, $5 Cover after 8
  • Saturday
  • 10/2
  • 10:00 PM
Brett Westgrove

Brett Westgrove

Nashville's Brett Westgrove Live From the Dive!
  • Monday
  • 10/4
  • 9:00 PM
The Iowa City Songwriters Collective

The Iowa City Songwriters Collective

Enjoy the best local singer-songwriters every Monday night at Elray's Live & Dive hosted by James Tutson!
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  • Wednesday
  • 10/6
  • 7:00 PM
Soultru & Blvck Hippie

Soultru & Blvck Hippie

Early set with Soultru from the Quad Cities & Blvck Hippie from Memphis
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Free Show
  • Thursday
  • 10/7
  • 8:00 PM
Christian Lopez

Christian Lopez

Singer-songwriter & multi-instrumentalist live in Iowa City.
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Free Show
  • Thursday
  • 10/7
  • 10:00 PM
Bobby McClendon

Bobby McClendon

Nashville's Bobby McClendon brings his band to Iowa City this weekend!
  • Friday
  • 10/8
  • 6:00 PM
Hayden Coffman

Hayden Coffman

Hayden Coffman is country music’s next big thing. The Knoxville, TN native has had a whirlwind career of rapidly sold-out shows and millions of song streams.
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  • Friday
  • 10/8
  • 8:00 PM
Volk - Dance Hall Stage

Volk - Dance Hall Stage

Thrash-and-twang duo VOLK set expectations on fire with their explosive brand of cowpunk and glam rock.
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$5 at the door, Free before 8pm
  • Friday
  • 10/8
  • 10:00 PM
Bobby McClendon

Bobby McClendon

Nashville's Bobby McClendon brings his band to Iowa City this weekend!
  • Saturday
  • 10/9
  • 6:00 PM
Hayden Coffman

Hayden Coffman

Hayden Coffman is country music’s next big thing. The Knoxville, TN native has had a whirlwind career of rapidly sold-out shows and millions of song streams.
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  • Saturday
  • 10/9
  • 10:00 PM
Bobby McClendon

Bobby McClendon

Nashville's Bobby McClendon brings his band to Iowa City Oct 7-9th!
Free Before 8pm, $5 Cover after 8
  • Monday
  • 10/11
  • 9:00 PM
The Iowa City Songwriters Collective

The Iowa City Songwriters Collective

Enjoy the best local singer-songwriters every Monday night at Elray's Live & Dive hosted by James Tutson!
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  • Thursday
  • 10/14
  • 8:00 PM
William Russell Wallace

William Russell Wallace

Indie rock 'n roll/Americana musician currently living in Columbia, MO
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  • Thursday
  • 10/14
  • 10:00 PM
The Beasley Brothers

The Beasley Brothers

Enjoy a weekend of Americana & Rock from Nashville's The Beasley Brothers!
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  • Friday
  • 10/15
  • 7:00 PM
City Park

City Park

Iowa City's own City Park live on the front stage at Elray's!
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  • Friday
  • 10/15
  • 7:00 PM
Maggie Miles w/Goldpark

Maggie Miles w/Goldpark

Alt pop singer Maggie Miles with opening set by Goldpark on the Dance Hall stage!
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  • Friday
  • 10/15
  • 10:00 PM
The Beasley Brothers

The Beasley Brothers

Enjoy a weekend of Americana & Rock from Nashville's The Beasley Brothers!
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  • Saturday
  • 10/16
  • 2:30 PM
Hawkeye Football Game Watch vs Purdue

Hawkeye Football Game Watch vs Purdue

Game sound over our state of the art sound system! DJ Rosales with a pre-game set & post-game live music!
  • Saturday
  • 10/16
  • 6:30 PM
The Schmidt Brothers

The Schmidt Brothers

Energetic trio of brothers playing a multi-genre set of tunes!
  • Saturday
  • 10/16
  • 10:00 PM
The Beasley Brothers

The Beasley Brothers

Enjoy a weekend of Americana & Rock from Nashville's The Beasley Brothers Oct 14th-16th!
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  • Monday
  • 10/18
  • 9:00 PM
The Iowa City Songwriters Collective

The Iowa City Songwriters Collective

Enjoy the best local singer-songwriters every Monday night at Elray's Live & Dive hosted by James Tutson!
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  • Thursday
  • 10/21
  • 10:00 PM
Garrett Biggs

Garrett Biggs

Nashville's Garrett Biggs brings his band to Iowa City Oct 21st-23rd!
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  • Friday
  • 10/22
  • 8:00 PM
Nolan Sotillo

Nolan Sotillo

Over the course of his career, the singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and actor has attracted a fervent fan base via a series of independent releases and high-profile roles.
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Free Before 8pm, $5 Cover after 8
  • Friday
  • 10/22
  • 10:00 PM
Garrett Biggs

Garrett Biggs

Nashville's Garrett Biggs brings his band to Iowa City Oct 21st-23rd!
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  • Saturday
  • 10/23
  • 6:00 PM
Dealbreakers

Dealbreakers

Dubuque's Dealbreakers Live at the Dive!
  • Saturday
  • 10/23
  • 7:00 PM
Astrofix - Back Room Stage

Astrofix - Back Room Stage

Central IL based rock band takes over the back room at Elray's!
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  • Saturday
  • 10/23
  • 10:00 PM
Garrett Biggs

Garrett Biggs

Nashville's Garrett Biggs brings his band to Iowa City Oct 21st-23rd!
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  • Monday
  • 10/25
  • 9:00 PM
The Iowa City Songwriters Collective

The Iowa City Songwriters Collective

Enjoy the best local singer-songwriters every Monday night at Elray's Live & Dive hosted by James Tutson!
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  • Thursday
  • 10/28
  • 7:00 PM
Stacey Kelleher

Stacey Kelleher

Nashville artist Stacey Kelleher does a 3 night residency Live From the Dive!
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  • Friday
  • 10/29
  • 7:00 PM
Stacey Kelleher

Stacey Kelleher

Nashville artist Stacey Kelleher does a 3 night residency Live From the Dive!
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  • Saturday
  • 10/30
  • 7:00 PM
Stacey Kelleher

Stacey Kelleher

Nashville artist Stacey Kelleher does a 3 night residency Live From the Dive!
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  • Thursday
  • 11/4
  • 10:00 PM
Eric Van Houten

Eric Van Houten

Nashville's Eric Van Houten comes to Iowa City Nov 4th-6th!
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  • Friday
  • 11/5
  • 7:00 PM
The Insomniacs

The Insomniacs

Des Moines band bangs out 90's punk favorites to get the weekend rolling!
  • Friday
  • 11/5
  • 10:00 PM
Eric Van Houten

Eric Van Houten

Nashville's Eric Van Houten comes to Iowa City Nov 4th-6th!
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  • Saturday
  • 11/6
  • 10:00 PM
Eric Van Houten

Eric Van Houten

Nashville's Eric Van Houten comes to Iowa City Nov 4th-6th!
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  • Tuesday
  • 11/9
  • 7:00 PM
Levi Hummon w/Roman Alexander

Levi Hummon w/Roman Alexander

Levi Hummon was named Rolling Stone Country's 'One to Watch' with 100 million streams & counting!
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  • Friday
  • 11/12
  • 7:00 PM
Canaan Cox

Canaan Cox

Nashville recording artist Canaan Cox comes to Elray's!
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  • Friday
  • 11/12
  • 10:00 PM
Breakfast Club - 80's Tribute

Breakfast Club - 80's Tribute

High energy rock & dance tribute to the 80's with the songs of today mixed in!
  • Saturday
  • 11/13
  • 7:00 PM
Canaan Cox

Canaan Cox

Nashville recording artist Canaan Cox comes to Elray's Jan 29th-30th!
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  • Saturday
  • 11/13
  • 10:00 PM
Nerdvana - 90's Tribute

Nerdvana - 90's Tribute

Chicago's premiere 90's tribute band will keep you rockin' all night long!
  • Friday
  • 11/19
  • 7:00 PM
Paul Childers

Paul Childers

Paul Childers blends Pop, R&B, and Soul into a great live performance!
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Free Show
  • Friday
  • 11/19
  • 7:00 PM
Boy Band Review - Back Room Stage

Boy Band Review - Back Room Stage

Boy Band Review has captured the hearts of fans with their #boyband shows that transport audience members back in time to the days of frosted tips and hunky front men.
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  • Saturday
  • 11/20
  • 7:00 PM
Not Quite Brothers

Not Quite Brothers

Get ready to rock with Iowa's Not Quite Brothers!
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  • Saturday
  • 11/20
  • 7:00 PM
Not Quite Brothers

Not Quite Brothers

The finest party band in the Midwest rocks the Dive!
  • Friday
  • 12/3
  • 7:00 PM
Brad and the Big Wave

Brad and the Big Wave

Iowa City's Brad and the Big Wave play the Dive!
  • Friday
  • 12/10
  • 7:00 PM
CHLSY

CHLSY

Nashville artist CHLSY with her band American Gothic Dec 10th & 11th
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  • Friday
  • 12/10
  • 8:00 PM
Katie Pruitt

Katie Pruitt

One of NPR's "Artists to Watch", her debut album Great Expectations is a glowingly detailed collection of songs.
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  • Friday
  • 12/10
  • 10:30 PM
UltraBeat

UltraBeat

Chicago's UltraBeat brings their electrifying dance set to Elray's featuring the best of EDM & power pop tunes!
  • Saturday
  • 12/11
  • 7:00 PM
CHLSY

CHLSY

Nashville artist CHLSY with her band American Gothic Dec 10th & 11th
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  • Saturday
  • 12/18
  • 7:00 PM
Ryan Clark

Ryan Clark

A New York native with southern charm is how Ryan Clark balances the line between Country and Pop.
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  • Saturday
  • 12/25
  • 11:00 AM
Mr Elray's Spotify Playlist

Mr Elray's Spotify Playlist

Listen to the artists that have been, or will be, Live From the Dive in Iowa City!

Dive Tunes

  • Monday
  • 12/27
  • 12:00 PM
Booking

Booking

Contact MrElray@elraysliveanddive.com for entertainment booking
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  • Thursday
  • 12/30
  • 5:00 PM
Reserve a Private Party

Reserve a Private Party

We have lots of room for you to reserve a private party at Elray's! Email Bret@elraysliveanddive.com.
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