LouFest is a great festival for first-timers. The festival is conveniently located in the heart of the city, fest food is affordable and vegetarian friendly, there are plenty of shady places to sit and chill out and the weather should be good. Still, here are some tips for the first-time fest crowd.
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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.
San Francisco’s Geographer visited Kansas City’s Riot Room for a night of beautiful music full of texture and an unmatched live energy.
Two of Kansas City’s venues have teamed up for a limited concert special that is a steal for any music fan. For $150, you can purchase a pass to unlimited concerts for a year at both Riot Room & Czar Bar.
The 90+ degree heat and extreme humidity didn’t stop Kansas City from enjoying the many musical offerings of the weekend.
SXSW is just around the corner and though the fun week is a blast for attendees and musicians, it can also be a little pricey. That’s why Midwest bands need your help getting to SXSW and playing at the music festival. Midcoast Takeover has announced a series of fundraiser shows in Kansas City to do just that.
You remember Unwritten Law, right? Surely somebody does. More people in Kansas City have to remember them than the small group that showed up to see them at the Riot Room on Thursday night, where supporting acts Versus the World and the Donner Diaries also performed. Unwritten Law is a pop-punk/alternative act that’s been around […]
For their last night touring in the U.S. in 2012, the Wombats put on a memorable show at Kansas City’s Riot Room. Local band Everyday Everynight opened.
When you go to see Heartless Bastards live, you’re essentially buying a ticket to the Erika Wennerstrom Show. And it’s a pretty good production.
Listening to the Rocketboys – both on their new record, Build Anyway, and onstage – you get the sense that their sweeping, anthemic rock sound could fill an arena someday. First, though, they need to work on filling the Riot Room. Judging from the curiously sparse crowd that greeted the Rocketboys there Sunday night, not […]