Kansas City’s HEMBREE Plots Massive 2019, Releases New Track “Culture”

The great Kansas City indie-rockers Hembree are specialists in all things catchy and creative. Constantly evolving their sound and enveloping new styles and genres, their new single, "Culture" takes massive leaps into unchartered territory, and the result is exhilarating and fresh. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F9EWsmaIwTs Long known as one of Kansas City's gems, Hembree are no rookies to … Continue reading Kansas City’s HEMBREE Plots Massive 2019, Releases New Track “Culture”

Weekends are for Dancing: Joywave & Sir Sly // November 2 @ Truman Theater

Here's a not-so-hypothetical hypothetical. You've worked all week. You've slaved at your laptop, you've been in and out of meetings, and your boss has been riding you like Seabiscuit all. week. long. You, the weekend warrior- you, the one who works the desk-- YOU deserve to dance. This Saturday night in Kansas City, two of … Continue reading Weekends are for Dancing: Joywave & Sir Sly // November 2 @ Truman Theater

To Begin Summer Concert Season, Modest Mouse scurry through Starlight

There are places and times to best experience music, music heard in its' prime environment and ambiance. For example, it's a well known fact that AC/DC is optimally listened to while driving 45 mph down a vacant road, dirt preferred. Beach House is best heard at, you guessed it, a cabin in Colorado in the … Continue reading To Begin Summer Concert Season, Modest Mouse scurry through Starlight

JPEGMAFIA & Injury Reserve are the Real Rockstars Rap Needs

JPEGMAFIA took the stage on Wednesday night with a lot on his mind. "Yo, I've been reading Kanye West tweets all day, that shit's so wild. I'm so confused right now," said the Baltimore noise-rapper. https://twitter.com/PigsAndPlans/status/989180176302071808 It's true, earlier in the day, Kanye West, nearly everyone's favorite rapper, a man so instrumental in music and culture, proclaimed … Continue reading JPEGMAFIA & Injury Reserve are the Real Rockstars Rap Needs

If you can’t Snapchat Jack White, did you really see him?

When was the last time you looked out at a crowd of people at a concert and didn't see one phone out? Not one person Snapchatting, nobody taking zoomed-in photos in between peoples' heads. Not a single person checking the Boston Celtics score during the slow songs. Jack White played a killer set at Providence … Continue reading If you can’t Snapchat Jack White, did you really see him?

Peanut Butter Pretzels and Indie Rock: Sure Sure Prepare for a Kansas City Performance

“Soundchecking is like being in a relationship, it’s all communication.” Life is a learning experience. Every day, every challenge, every triumph- a lesson. Sure Sure has learned a lot in the past year. The Los Angeles band went from living together in a shammy house to riding together in a van, touring North America. On … Continue reading Peanut Butter Pretzels and Indie Rock: Sure Sure Prepare for a Kansas City Performance

BROCKHAMPTON’s STAR power BOOGIES in a SWEET sold out show

BROCKHAMPTON are the biggest name in music right now and for a multitude of reasons. They are exciting, vibrant, blisteringly fun, and taking over the world their way. There is no dumbing down the concept of BROCKHAMPTON. What you see, what you hear, what you feel- it is all hand-crafted by the 14 person creative unit. … Continue reading BROCKHAMPTON’s STAR power BOOGIES in a SWEET sold out show