The Workshy

The Workshy


"Don’t be surprised if you find yourself smiling unwittingly. It just sounds fun.'Didn’t these guys open for Jimi in’70?' Nope. 'Nah, they were on Festival Express with Janis and The Band.' Wrong again. It’s The Workshy."
-Mary Buck (DMMC)


The Workshy is a five piece band from Ames, Iowa that is getting known for their incredibly energetic live shows, and lively musicianship. Their variety of influences, ranging from jazz, funk, bluegrass and blues as well as many others, combines to create an infectious blend of sounds, making for one of the most captivating and exciting shows around. Their music incorporates such an array of sounds that they have been asked to share the stage with bands such as Great American Taxi, Radio Moscow, Euforquestra, Family Groove Company, Flood Plane and Jambang. Starting to play around Ames in 2008, they have been growing ever since, and have started to form a following around the Iowa music scene. Be sure not to miss The Workshy.


The Workshy- "Live at the Vaudeville Mews"

Set List

100th Green Butterfly
Jetavana Grove
The Pretty Song
Funktion Generator