5 reasons Des Moines is the Midwest’s up-and-coming music hub

Des Moines is a musical hub. Well, it’s a destination that’s growing and easily on track to be the place for music.

Just take a look at 80/35, the Des Moines Social Club and Station 1 Records to see a few reasons why. With local artists producing everything from hip-hop to classic rock, there is truly something for everyone. And it’s that diversity that Des Moines-based, non-profit record label Station 1 Records is honing in on. Continue reading “5 reasons Des Moines is the Midwest’s up-and-coming music hub”

The 5 best dishes at Des Moines’ hottest new restaurant

With the exploding restaurant scene in Des Moines, it can be hard to guarantee that you’ll order something to-die-for off of a new restaurant’s menu. Lucky for you, we’ve found a foolproof way for you to leave one of Des Moines’ hottest spots satisfied – and maybe even happy.

“Come angry, stay angry.” That’s what the staff shirts at the Angry Goldfish Pub and Eatery boast. However, with a menu this delectable, we found it impossible to do just that. Continue reading “The 5 best dishes at Des Moines’ hottest new restaurant”