Proving Des Moines is NOT boring

Goodsons: King of chic kitsch

Goodsons: King of chic kitsch

Sep 23, 2011

The atmosphere: Martini lounge meets intellectual grunge. Discombobulating in its intermingling of the two, GoodSons bar in Beaverdale is suffering from a happy identity crisis. The high tops are dotted with couples schmoozing over a glass of wine and their common interests while the bar top couldn’t be more at home with its solo regulars, tattooed cougars,...

Warpaint Goes Everywhere

Warpaint Goes Everywhere

Sep 23, 2011

It makes sense that the newest edition of Warpaint just happens to be taking place with Artstop this weekend.  There’s no doubt people need to stop and find out what’s going on when they see an artist hit a blank canvas with a fat sharpie marker in the middle of a restaurant or coffee shop.  Tomorrow, that will be happening at several destinations...