This is beyond incredible! Over 175 bands nominated in the KRNA Best Band of Eastern Iowa competition!

Congratulations to all the bands and artists listed here. We never would have imagined the kind of response we’ve received from our listeners and your fans. It's proof that the local music scene in Eastern Iowa is alive and well.

On Friday April 28 we’ll post the Top Ten Nominees for your final vote at KRNA.com!

Here is the complete list of bands nominated so far…

2 Buck Chuck
20 Foot Forehead
4 Day Creep!
4DC
50 Pound Rooster
5th Fret
8 Seconds
Aces & Eights
Adam Keith
Adam Splinter
Age Sex Location (ASL)
Andy Avery and The Decades
Arias
Arsomniscia
Astral Space
avoid
Bad Fish
Bar Flyz
Betty Calling
Black star alliance
Blackstone5052
Bloodtied
Blue Band
Bob Dorr and the blue Band
Bob jaymz and the stonies
Bowman Pickney & Evans
Brotherhood of the Mudkat
BTA - Brass Transit Authority
Busted Rock
Catfish Murphy
Cedar County Cobras
Challenger
Checker and the Bluetones
Condor & Jaybird
Country Linemen
Crankshaft
Crazy Delicious
Cross Tie Walker
Dani Lynn Howe Band
Divinion
Dogs on Skis
Do's & Don'ts
Downward Fall
Drama Kings
Duchess
Dueling at Dawn
Easy Sreet
Eleven Fifty Two
Eufórquestra
Express pass
Faces Turned Ashen
Far from Fearless
Fatal Addiction
Five 'n Dimers
Flash in a Pan
FLEX
Flour Sack Conspiracy
Four Day Creep
Four Star Fate
FULL CIRCLE
Getaway City
GIMIKK
Guilty Pleasure
Gus Royale
Gypsy Pistols
Half Fast
Halfloves
Heathen Soul
Heavy Craft
Helforstoudt
High-five sinners
Highland Falls
Holy White Hounds
Hostage
Hot Mess
House of Large sizes
Illegal Smile
In The Attic
INCH75
Inquire Within
J C Project
Jaelyn & the Broncos
JENNIFER LYNN HANDLING & REVOLUTION
Joe and Vickie Price
Joey Bravo Band
John T. Best
Johnny Trash
Know The Ropes
Kyle Baca
Large Midgets
Layton White
Left of Parallel
Lexi Parr & the Ruby Blonde Band
Lipstick
Lipstick Slick
Live Broadcast
Living Lucid
Lonesome Road
Love Hunter
Lyinheart
Maddie Poppe
Magnetos
Matthew Kane and Greenbrier Band
Menace
Milk and Hobey
Moneyshot
Never the less
NEW TRICK
Nickel John
Nik & Rik
No Fences
Obstacles
One Brick Shy
One eye open
PastMasters
Patchy Fog
PlugNickel
Pork Tornadoes
Pretend Rockstar
Raldo Schneider and Friends
Redline
Ron Lafleur Band
Route 38
Royal Flush
Ruby blonde band
Salloonatics
Section Hate
Sins of Seven
Skin Kandy
Sky Pilot Power Trio
Slap and Tickle
Smokin Guns
Soul Sherpa
Standing Hampton
Steve Oliver
STRAYS!
Stumptown
Swinging doors
Taste Like Chicken
TEASER
The Awful Purdies
The Bius
The Blue Bsnd
The Boys
The Boyz
The Copper Smoke Trials
The Drama Kings
The fez
The Fossiltones Old guys that rock
The Getaway Band
The Host Country
The O'Connels Brothers Band
The Ron LaFleur Band
The Rumours
The Seth Daniels Band
The Strays
The Swingin' Doors
The Unidynes
The Wicked Andersons
Thick
Three Drink Minimum
Time will tell
Toxic Blonde
Twins
Unidynes
varuna
Vice Box
Violent intent
Wagg
WelLit
Wenslow
Whiskey Revival
Wicked Liz and the Bellyswirls
Wooden Nickel Lottery
Wylde Nept
X-Ray Mary
youth gone wild
Zero to Sixty