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RIP Beaumont Club: Reports indicate Kansas City venue is closing down

RIP Beaumont Club: Reports indicate Kansas City venue is closing down

| January 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

A well-known Kansas City venue, The Beaumont Club, is shutting its doors, numerous reports say. Though the venue owners have yet to release a statement, various news sites have reported the closure of the Beaumont Club: a Kansas City venue in Westport known for its local shows, rock and country concerts and various dance nights.

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Midcoast Takeover helping Kansas City bands take over SXSW; Holding fundraiser showcases starting Feb. 10

Midcoast Takeover helping Kansas City bands take over SXSW; Holding fundraiser showcases starting Feb. 10

| January 23, 2012 | 1 Comments

Midcoast Takeover is once again helping Kansas City/Lawrence bands descend upon Austin, TX for SXSW.

March 16th and March 17th, Midcoast Takeover will hold a Kansas City showcase at the popular music festival at Austin’s Shangri-La venue (1016 E. 6th St).

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Middle of the Map Fest announces 2012 dates; $25 advanced tickets

Middle of the Map Fest announces 2012 dates; $25 advanced tickets

| December 23, 2011 | 0 Comments

Middle of the Map Fest is returning to Kansas City April 5-7, 2012. Last year’s festival was a two-day festival featuring local and international touring acts. This year, the festival is expanding to a third day and promises more exciting local bands and even bigger national touring acts.

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MTV VMAs announces nominees and opens voting

MTV VMAs announces nominees and opens voting

| July 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

The annual MTV Video Music Awards nominees have been announced and Katy Perry leads the nominations. Other artists such as Bruno Mars, Adele and Kanye West also found themselves raking in several nominees.

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Coheed and Cambria bassist arrested in bizarre Walgreens robbery; band won’t cancel shows

Coheed and Cambria bassist arrested in bizarre Walgreens robbery; band won’t cancel shows

| July 12, 2011 | 0 Comments

Monday, police arrested Michael Todd, original Coheed and Cambria bassist, shortly before the band was to open for Soundgarden.

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Stephen Colbert officially joins Third Man Records roster

Stephen Colbert officially joins Third Man Records roster

| June 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

The multi-talented comedian released his debut single on Jack White’s label at 12 a.m., Friday, June 24. The single, “Charlene II (I’m Over You)” can be found on iTunes and at ThirdManRecords.com.

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Missy Elliott releases official statement about Grave’s Disease diagnosis

Missy Elliott releases official statement about Grave’s Disease diagnosis

| June 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

Since the public has found out that hip hop singer Missy Elliott has Grave’s Disease, an autoimmune where the thyroid is overactive, a lot of rumors and inaccuracies have been flying around. Missy Elliott has released the following statement to clear up some of the confusion:

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