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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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.
Midcoast Takeover helping Kansas City bands take over SXSW; Holding fundraiser showcases starting Feb. 10
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).
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.
Monday, police arrested Michael Todd, original Coheed and Cambria bassist, shortly before the band was to open for Soundgarden.
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.
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: