Tag: live music

Paper Towns Tour Clues Dallas into What to Expect from Film Adaptation; Interview with John Green

Paper Towns Tour Clues Dallas into What to Expect from Film Adaptation; Interview with John Green

| July 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

The acclaimed book, Paper Towns, by author John Green (The Fault in Our Stars) is coming to the big screen Friday, July 24. But first, Green and stars of the film stopped by Dallas for an exclusive fan event and sneak peek at the movie.

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In Photos: Tears for Fears at Kansas City’s Uptown Theatre

In Photos: Tears for Fears at Kansas City’s Uptown Theatre

| July 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

Everybody wants to rule the world, and this summer Tears for Fears is well on their way to global domination. At least, they are if their Kansas City show is anything to judge by.

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The Gooch Palms’ sun-soaked punk warms up Kansas City

The Gooch Palms’ sun-soaked punk warms up Kansas City

| May 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Kansas City was in the first quarter of Gooch Palms’ nearly 40 show American tour. From across oceans and half a continent, they brought their own brand of mid-tempo silly-ish, sun-soaked punk with a strong flair for showmanship.

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In Photos: Afentra’s Prom feat. Vance Joy, Joywave, Hembree & the Kooks in Kansas City

In Photos: Afentra’s Prom feat. Vance Joy, Joywave, Hembree & the Kooks in Kansas City

| May 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

Each year, local Kansas City radio station 96.5 the Buzz hosts an “adults only” prom. Rather than booking a tacky cover band, serving punch and charging a fee, this prom was completely free, offered legal booze and featured a killer lineup of music.

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Dance Party Erupts with Walk the Moon and The Griswolds at the South Side Ballroom in Dallas

Dance Party Erupts with Walk the Moon and The Griswolds at the South Side Ballroom in Dallas

| May 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

Walk the Moon’s hit single is the definition of ubiquitous in Dallas — even going as far as getting radio play on a country station despite its very synth pop sound. So it was no surprise when the band’s upcoming tour date at House of Blues sold out so quickly that tour promoters hastily found a slightly larger venue, South Side Ballroom, to hold the throngs of eager fans decked out in their face paint and Coachella-esque headbands. The change to South Side Ballroom ended up being nice nostalgic throwback for the band, who held the opening slot at the same venue last fall when they came through town, and now they’re selling it out as headliners.

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In Photos: Buzz VD Party feat. Lights, Melanie Martinez & In the Valley Below

In Photos: Buzz VD Party feat. Lights, Melanie Martinez & In the Valley Below

| February 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

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.

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In Photos: Motion City Soundtrack at House of Blues, Dallas

In Photos: Motion City Soundtrack at House of Blues, Dallas

| February 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

Bronchitis couldn’t hold back Motion City Soundtrack from treating Dallas to a special performance of Commit This to Memory in its entirety.

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Kishi Bashi steals the show opening for Guster at House of Blues Dallas

Kishi Bashi steals the show opening for Guster at House of Blues Dallas

| February 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

In the case of Guster’s current tour, it’s in your best interest to get there early for opener Kishi Bashi, especially if you have never heard of this artist because you will fall in love.

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Ex Hex sizzles at the Mohawk despite the cold

Ex Hex sizzles at the Mohawk despite the cold

| January 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Ex Hex managed to give concert goers at the Mohawk in Austin on Saturday night both their money’s worth – the easy part – and their body temperature’s worth, which was the hard part.

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In Photos: 96.5 the Buzz’s Homegrown Holidays feat. Johnny Marr

In Photos: 96.5 the Buzz’s Homegrown Holidays feat. Johnny Marr

| December 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Kansas City celebrated Thanksgiving with a homegrown concert. Local acts joined the guitar legend Johnny Marr at the Midland.

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