Shoebox Money Unleashes Live Recordings, Prep New Music

Shoebox Money, the Lawrence-based four piece blues-rock band can be found playing shows at an alarming rate. They're almost consistently performing showcases and headlining gigs throughout the Midwest. The band has now released a compliation of live songs recorded at KKFI 90.1 in Kansas City, MO. The first track, "Riverside" is a bluesy jam rock … Continue reading Shoebox Money Unleashes Live Recordings, Prep New Music

When Concerts Blow Your Mind: Flying Lotus live at the Midland Theatre

When was the last time a concert blew your mind? Did you lose track of time while your jaw dropped to your feet? This kind of response is rare, and it takes a special show to cause this. Flying Lotus took over the Midland Theatre on 11/16 with his incredible 3D show. In the space … Continue reading When Concerts Blow Your Mind: Flying Lotus live at the Midland Theatre

Outrage! Is Now: Death From Above Bring the Noise to Kansas City

On Wednesday, Toronto indie-rockers Death From Above played a rambunctious and hard-hitting set at the Record Bar in Kansas City, MO. The two-piece tore the roof off the venue with their heavily distorted bass and bruising drums. The world was a much different place when Death From Above 1979 released their acclaimed 2004 album “You’re … Continue reading Outrage! Is Now: Death From Above Bring the Noise to Kansas City

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

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