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 […]
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Each year, Kansas City celebrates Valentine’s Day with a much better gift than hard candy hearts: a free concert. This year’s free Buzz VD party featured Lights, Melanie Martinez, In the Valley Below and more.
The 2015 Middle of the Map lineup is here and it’s featuring some long awaited local band reunions, as well as special tribute that Joy Division fans won’t want to miss.
Kansas City’s 96.5 the Buzz put together a multi-night holiday show featuring local acts and national acts performing to a packed house at the Midland in Kansas City.
Kansas City celebrated Thanksgiving with a homegrown concert. Local acts joined the guitar legend Johnny Marr at the Midland.
Gaslight Anthem and Against Me! have always been a favorite in Kansas City, but when the punk rockers in Against Me took to the Uptown stage, technical problems plagued the set and the band walked off after just 3 songs. Dismayed fans were in for a treat though.
Halloween’s not for a few more weeks, but Kansas City started their celebration early.
As part of a partnership with 96.5 the Buzz and Kansas City’s Power and Light, Kansas City got a special blast from the past treat: a free concert from The Used and Taking Back Sunday.
A Swedish invasion arrived in Kansas City as music lovers were happily blown away by two Swedish performers at the Uptown.
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.