The Pixies Captivate Kansas City, Perform Epic 34 Song Set

  Some rock bands weren't meant to last. The Smiths, Girls, Oasis. The hours spent arguing over E-chords over G-chords and crammed in a van can rip apart bands more quickly than an STD. Then there are bands that, defiant in the face of unrelenting conflict, persist. Last night, one of these persistent groups, The … Continue reading The Pixies Captivate Kansas City, Perform Epic 34 Song Set

Benjamin Booker Soulfully Slays Lawrence, KS

The neo-Soul revival, which includes artists such as Leon Bridges, Gary Clark Jr., Jacob Banks, and more, touched down in Lawrence, KS last night when Benjamin Booker played his guitar at the Bottleneck. Booker, a young and quickly ascending musician from Virginia Beach, VA played to a semi-packed, dimly lit room and astonished everyone in … Continue reading Benjamin Booker Soulfully Slays Lawrence, KS

“Only The Brave” Leaves Audience Red-Eyed and Emotionally Struck

Emotionally gripping films are a dime a dozen in Hollywood. There are so many touching stories to be told, and every year, there are more and more films emotionally baiting audiences to cry. "Only the Brave" is the first movie I've seen in several years that is deserving of every single tear fallen. "Only The … Continue reading “Only The Brave” Leaves Audience Red-Eyed and Emotionally Struck

Pinegrove Wows an Enthralled Crowd in Lawrence

Pinegrove delivered their superb selection of indie-twee emo music for a crowded Bottleneck room last night in Lawrence. Their songs emoted emotional and relatable themes that resonated with the crowd resoundingly full with Kansas's sadbois. Pinegrove's music is especially heartbreaking and rare because their keen ability to absolutely nail certain emotions on the head. Like … Continue reading Pinegrove Wows an Enthralled Crowd in Lawrence