Concert Reviews

Lindsey Stirling pulls heart strings at Stubbs in Austin, TX

Lindsey Stirling pulls heart strings at Stubbs in Austin, TX

| July 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

YouTube act Lindsey Stirling has taken her dazzling violin performance art on the road in a tour that manages to be even more entertaining that her YouTube videos.

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In Photos: Vampire Weekend with Cults in Kansas City

In Photos: Vampire Weekend with Cults in Kansas City

| June 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Summer of the Buzz continued in Kansas with another night of great music. This time, alternative radio station 96.5 the Buzz brought in Vampire Weekend and Cults for an outdoor show at the Crossroads.

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In Photos: Geographer at the Riot Room, Kansas City

In Photos: Geographer at the Riot Room, Kansas City

| June 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

San Francisco’s Geographer visited Kansas City’s Riot Room for a night of beautiful music full of texture and an unmatched live energy.

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In Photos: Buzz Under the Stars Night 2 Featuring Foster the People, Twenty One Pilots and More!

In Photos: Buzz Under the Stars Night 2 Featuring Foster the People, Twenty One Pilots and More!

| May 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Kansas City’s Summer of the Buzz concert series continued with a packed outdoor show in the heart of downtown. Foster the People, Twenty One Pilots, St. Lucia and NoNoNo all took to the KCLive show for one of 96.5 the Buzz’s most memorable shows yet.

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In Photos: Middle of the Map Festival Day 3

In Photos: Middle of the Map Festival Day 3

| May 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Photographer Brandon Waldrop shares these photos from third day of the festival, including the violin looping Kishi Bashi and crowd party of !!!.

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In Photos: Middle of the Map Festival Day 2

In Photos: Middle of the Map Festival Day 2

| May 17, 2014 | 1 Comments

Photographer Brandon Waldrop shares these photos from second day of the festival featuring local acts such as Middle Twin.

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In Photos: Buzz Under the Stars 1 feat. Grouplove, MsMr, Smallpools & Max Frost

In Photos: Buzz Under the Stars 1 feat. Grouplove, MsMr, Smallpools & Max Frost

| May 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Alternative rock fans packed Kansas City’s Power and Light District for a night of good music featuring Grouplove, MsMr, Smallpools and Max Frost.

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In Photos: Afentra’s Buzz Prom feat. Chvrches, Broods, Meg Meyers & the Architects in Kansas City

In Photos: Afentra’s Buzz Prom feat. Chvrches, Broods, Meg Meyers & the Architects in Kansas City

| May 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Each year, Kansas City’s alternative radio station 96.5 the Buzz puts on an unconventional prom. Like traditional high school proms, this event encourages formal attire. However, instead of awkward dances and bad DJs, this prom brought together four outstanding rock bands for a full out show. This year’s free prom at the Midland featured Chvrches, Meg Meyers, Broods and the Architects.

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In Photos: Kevin Devine + the Goddamn Band, Manchester Orchestra and Balance & Composure at Emo’s, Austin TX

In Photos: Kevin Devine + the Goddamn Band, Manchester Orchestra and Balance & Composure at Emo’s, Austin TX

| April 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

The last time Manchester Orchestra and Kevin Devine appeared together in Austin, it was part of the Austin City Limits Festival as part of their electronic pop rock act, Bad Books. This time the acts came back to play as their separate, but complimentary alternative rocks act: Kevin Devine and the Goddamn Band and Manchester Orchestra. Balance and Composure also joined them for their Emo’s show to help round out the bill.

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Manchester Orchestra and tourmates kick off tour with free EP download

Manchester Orchestra and tourmates kick off tour with free EP download

| April 16, 2014 | 1 Comments

Manchester Orchestra is gearing up to embark on a 40 city North American tour with their friends in Balance & Composure and Kevin Devine & the Goddamn Band. To help get fans pumped for the tour (not that you needed another reason to get pumped for this lineup), the bands have all released a free Tour Drop EP with some rarer and more popular tracks.

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