For electronic dance music to work in a concert setting – as a live spectacle that you would actually pay concert prices to see – the bar, in my mind, is pretty high. You need good mixes and well-wrung beats, sure, but the music can’t stand on its own – especially seeing as it’s […]
Tag: Concert Reviews
Two of Kansas City’s venues have teamed up for a limited concert special that is a steal for any music fan. For $150, you can purchase a pass to unlimited concerts for a year at both Riot Room & Czar Bar.
The 90+ degree heat and extreme humidity didn’t stop Kansas City from enjoying the many musical offerings of the weekend.
With their own mix of alternative rock, ska, reggae, and bohemian jams, Boston natives, State Radio, brought their hometown passion to the Bottleneck on Thursday November 15th. People of all ages took shelter from the cold and warmed up with beer. Lots of it. In fact, the majority of the audience appeared to be adults, […]
As we enter summer festival season, Omaha’s Maha Music Festival is one not to overlook.
Festival organizers have announced a few of the bands performing at the August 11 event with more to come. Bands announced so far include Garbage, Desaparecidos, Icky Blossoms and Josh Rouse.
There’s just something so wonderful about a good band with fun instruments & smiles when they perform that leaves you in a lingering happy mood. Fanfarlo brightened Kansas City’s spirits with one of those aforementioned performances at the Record Bar Sunday.
What can you do with one album? Well if it’s the right kind of album it can secure you performances at Lollapalooza, MTV Video Music Awards and even The Grammy’s. And after just over a year on the market it’s apparent that Young The Giant’s self-titled album is totally the right kind. The group’s travels […]
April 5-7, 2012, national and local acts will be taking over venues in Kansas City’s Westport neighborhood for the second annual Middle of the Map Festival. With the festival just around the corner, we wanted to help get you acquainted with some of the performing acts. We put together a Spotify playlist of as many of the artists as we could share.
The Midland in Kansas City was packed this weekend with fans eager to hear some of their favorite national hip hop acts join forces with some of Kansas City’s own finest, which included headliner Tech N9ne.
SXSW Thursday featuring MTVU Woodie Awards, Say Anything, Purity Ring & more
In Photos: SXSW Wednesday featuring fun., Motion City Soundtrack, River City Extension, Typhoon & more
SXSW 2012 – Wednesday in photos.