I’ve had these stickers for awhile… it’s time to get them out to you!Read More
In a couple of weeks Peoria Music Live will start its second year supporting the Peoria area music scene. We have a lot of exciting things in the works and you'll start seeing them soon!
Here it is, all you need to know about getting your events on our page! These are answers to your most frequently asked co-hosting questions so we can help you help us get the word out about live local music in the Peoria area!
If you have more questions after reading this post, message us or leave a comment and we’ll answer that one for you too!
Over 230 different bands have been mentioned in the posts of Peoria Music Live over the last year that Peoria Music Live has been in existence… we want to make sure we haven’t missed any. Check out the list and leave a comment if you don’t see someone who should be on here!Read More
Thing have been moving so quickly for Peoria Music Live that I have had trouble keeping up between that and my other businesses. Here are a few notes to help catch everyone up and we’ll hopefully have some new posts soon!Read More
Since the first blog post I've been pretty open about how some of this was a struggle for me. I've been told too open at times... but that's just me. Being my authentic self is important to me. Yesterday my authentic self went to Summer Camp completely unprepared. Here is what happened and some tips for your first music festival…Read More
I’ve heard so many stories about Summer Camp over the last 8 months or so that the thought of going was more than a little intimidating. I’ve never been to a music festival that lasted more than an afternoon before… I got a little advice from some friends and am looking forward to sharing some great moments from the festival!Read More
What better way to showcase to Peoria all of the amazing talent we have in the area than to put on a show featuring that talent… read more about it and then come check it out! Saturday, May 12, 2018 on Water St from 3pm-10pmRead More
The Peoria Music scene wouldn’t be near what it is right now if we didn’t have some fantastic venues… the problem is we still don’t know where all of them are! You can help!Read More
I held my phone as steady as possible and put my Faders in my ears with my other hand. Behind me I heard a man tell the woman he was with, “If it's too loud, you're too old.” and they both laughed. I don't think they realized these aren't regular ear plugs.Read More
The soft open of the new Monarch Music Hall was fantastically put together. The taping of State & Water included several amazing artists and raised money for public broadcasting, all while putting together one of the most entertaining nights of music you'll find in the area.Read More
Running Peoria Music Live continuously pushes me out of my comfort zone. And just when I think I've sufficiently widened my comfort zone... I get pulled out a little farther.Read More
Peoria Music Live started with one person falling in love with live local music and spreading the word about the Peoria Area music scene. It has quickly become multi-faceted, being different things for different people. Are you a fan? Artist? Local Business? Find out how Peoria Music Live is here for you...
Five months after starting Peoria Music Live, I'm realizing I need a little bit of help. We are now accepting User Submissions.Read More
I often look around and wonder how my life has changed so drastically in the last few months... for a lot of different reasons!Read More
Unfortunately, just because you book a show, create an event, and invite your friends... it doesn't mean everyone who is interested will see it! That's where we come in. Here are SIX reasons you should be adding Peoria Music Live to every show as soon as you book it...Read More
Making assumptions about things we don't understand is a common human trait. Pushing myself outside of my comfort one and looking for things to like changed the way I thought about metal.Read More
This is really exciting! I never would have even imagined this three months ago.
Thank you so much for being here and for reading our content!Read More
Our New Year's Resolution for 2018 is to help break attendance records at area shows in 2018 (shocker, right?) and we want you to join us. Once each month we'll find each other at a new venue for a new band and some special treatment. We'll enjoy special things you won't get on your couch with YouTube, Ben and Jerry. Want in on PML Ladies Night when we hit the town this January?Read More
"If you ever want someone to go with you to see any of the shows, just let me know. I'd love to go." I was surprised by the number of women who said this to me once I started talking about Peoria Music Live. They often told me they wanted to go before, but not alone. Or they would say it sounds like fun, but they have never gone.Read More