Ames Musician Rudy Miller Details His Upcoming King Wylde EP

Rudy Miller is a musician and songwriter from Ames known for his charismatic stage presence as a guitarist for Kickstart the Sun and MarKaus....

Iowa Tapes, Part 4: Mose Wintner on Red Coyote, Charlie Vestal, and the Summer...

Mose Wintner is a musician and data scientist from Los Angeles who spent a few months in Ames in 2009 during a particularly active...

Fairfield Dem Chloe Hennesy Discusses Jeff Shipley, Contentious Jeff Co Sheriff’s Race

Chloe Hennesy is a flower farmer on Rocket Rabbit Farm and member of the Jefferson County Democrats' Central Committee, elected to this position by...

Brittany Prater: The Informer Interview

Brittany Prater is a New York-based filmmaker and artist who grew up in Ames and set her first two documentary features in her hometown....

Dee Wren on the History, and Temporary Absence, of Iowa Music

Dee Wren, also known by the online moniker Dee OlderMusicGeek, is an avid music fan and promoter in Des Moines, publisher of the Iowa...

An Interview with Trey Reis of Warm Gospel Tapes

The Des Moines-based artist and musician Trey Reis runs Warm Gospel Tapes, a label that has grown an impressive collection of electronic and experimental...

A Conversation with Hannah Harmsen of The Lantern Cinema

Hannah Harmsen is one of the founders and programmers of The Lantern Cinema, a film society in Des Moines that has hosted screenings of...

Director Andre Perry on the Mission Creek Festival Cancellation

Andre Perry is the co-founder and director of Iowa City’s Mission Creek Festival and the executive director of the historic Englert Theatre. On May...

The Poison Control Center’s Patrick Tape Fleming: The Informer Interview

Patrick Tape Fleming is a longtime central Iowa musician best known as the frontman for indie rock band The Poison Control Center, which released...

Kaleb Van Fosson, Who Confronted Steve King on White Supremacy, Reacts to the Congressman’s...

When the Informer spoke to J.D. Scholten on the night of Jan. 9, Steve King’s most recent Democratic rival in Iowa’s 4th District predicted...