Tag: Kansas City

In Photos: Middle of the Map Fest kicks off supercharged weekend of local and global music acts

In Photos: Middle of the Map Fest kicks off supercharged weekend of local and global music acts

| April 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Thursday night, the annual Middle of the Map Festival in Kansas City kicked of its music lineup with a night featuring some of the best national and local acts around.

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In Photos: The Pixies and Cults at the Midland in Kansas City

In Photos: The Pixies and Cults at the Midland in Kansas City

| March 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Photographer Scott Spychalski shares photos from the Pixies’ reunion tour stop in Kansas City. Cults opened.

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Lucius helps Kansas City wake up with chill, throwback sound at Kegs & Eggs

Lucius helps Kansas City wake up with chill, throwback sound at Kegs & Eggs

| February 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

This past Wednesday, Kansas City’s 96.5 the Buzz threw another Kegs and Eggs concert at The Tank Room. The two bands featured were Ballyhoo! and Lucius, and the intimate venue proved a good setting for both. I spoke briefly with Afentra, 96.5 the Buzz’s morning radio host, about throwing these free concerts for their listeners.

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Middle of the Map Fest reveals its 2014 music lineup

Middle of the Map Fest reveals its 2014 music lineup

| February 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

This year’s music festival takes place at various venues across Kansas City from April 3-5. Joining the 120+ lineup are national, international and local acts including headliners the Get Up Kids.

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In Photos: Steel Panther at 98.9 the Rock’s Christmas Show

In Photos: Steel Panther at 98.9 the Rock’s Christmas Show

| January 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

Kansas City packed the Midland to rock out with Steel Panther at 98.9 the Rock’s Christmas show. Isaac James opened.

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The Noise FM brings Noise for Toys to Kansas City

The Noise FM brings Noise for Toys to Kansas City

| December 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Though the Noise FM moved to Chicago a few year’s ago, they always return home to the Kansas City/Lawrence area for the holidays. And when they do, they get into the holiday spirit with a special benefit concert cleverly dubbed “Noise for Toys.” Usually, this event takes place in Lawrence, but for the first time, the Noise FM is bringing Noise for Toys to Kansas City.

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Sold Out The Night the Buzz Stole Xmas feat. Arctic Monkeys, Foals, Head & the Heart, Bastille & Outsides Delivers Memorable Show

Sold Out The Night the Buzz Stole Xmas feat. Arctic Monkeys, Foals, Head & the Heart, Bastille & Outsides Delivers Memorable Show

| December 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

Each year, Kansas City’s 96.5 the Buzz hosts “The Night the Buzz Stole Xmas” – a radio festival featuring a diverse lineup of bands at the Midland Theatre. This year, they really out did themselves with a lineup featuring the Arctic Monkeys, Foals, The Head & the Heart, Bastille, Nonono & homegrown artist Outsides. As […]

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In Photos: Portugal. The Man, Sporting KC & the Buzz Team Up for Last Night Out

In Photos: Portugal. The Man, Sporting KC & the Buzz Team Up for Last Night Out

| December 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

When your hometown soccer team makes it to the MLS Cup, it calls for a celebration. So with only a few days notice, 96.5 the Buzz teamed up with Portugal. the Man and homegrown artist the ACBs to put together a last hurrah before the big Sporting KC game against Salt Lake City.

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Watch the new video from KC’s The Grisly Hand

Watch the new video from KC’s The Grisly Hand

| December 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

Kansas City folk group The Grisly Hand have a new video for their song “Country Singles.”

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In Photos: Homegrown for the Holidays Buzz Show

In Photos: Homegrown for the Holidays Buzz Show

| December 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

The warm holiday spirit was alive at the Midland for 9.65 the Buzz’s Homegrown for the Holidays event that featured local acts The Beautiful Bodies, Making Movies, and Rev Gusto with semi-local band The Mowglis and their tourmates Royal Teeth.

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