Friday Night Music: Michael Moncada & Whiskey High
August 6 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Hardest Rising- Hardest Working Country Rock Artist in the Midwest, Michael Moncada.
Iowa native, this 37-year-old songwriter burst onto the scene with his first show on July 26, 2017. By Feb 2018 he had 75+ shows to his name at venues in 3 states and formed his band Michael Moncada & Whiskey High.
From there he finished 2018 with 250 shows under his belt, earning him Best New Music Lister, Top 40 Nationally, and #1 Regionally with ReverbNation. He also earned a nomination for KBOE Iowa Artist of the Year 3xs (2018, 2019, 2020). In addition, Michael released his self-titled EP and two singles, streaming on all major media platforms by year’s end. (Spotify, iTunes, etc)
With 2021 beginning, this country-rock artist has earned a back-to-back Iowa Artist of the Year Nomination, with 200+ shows on the books, opened for such artists as Brett Young, The Hooten Hollers, David Allen Coe, Alex Williams, and Sunny Sweeney to name a few.
2021 holds many exciting events for this fast-rising star, as well as the recording and release of his sophomore studio album. Songs such as “Feel the Night”, “I See You” & “Whore from Waterloo”, will be featured on the project.
If you haven’t had a chance to listen to his music you can download it on all digital platforms, or just make it to a show. Follow the band on Facebook @whiskeyhighofficial.
You won’t regret it.