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Theatrics and surprises erupt at Psychic Heat album release show

Nothing gets on our good side like a band that goes beyond their duties as entertainers to make a night special, and Saturday night’s show
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An open love letter to Leigh Gibbs

As if you needed any more reasons to love The Phantastics, we would like to present our complete adoration for one of the band’s vocalists:
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Album Review: Psychic Heat – “Sunshower”

Psychic Heat From the crunching buzz of opener “Anxiety Eater” you can safely assume that Psychic Heat’s debut album Sunshower is oozing with the psychedelic
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Legendary musician Kim Gordon visits Lawrence— talks early Sonic Youth, visual art, and Burroughs

Kim Gordon at Liberty Hall Liberty Hall was home to scenesters from across Lawrence sporting an abundance of joy Tuesday night, thanks to an appearance
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Night of Harry Potter-themed YouTube stars erupts at Liberty Hall

When I was a kid, being a nerd was a bit of a death sentence. But in today’s climate, being a nerd could garner you
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Spring Into Summer brings retro flair to the Replay

It wouldn’t be Spring Into Summer if some bizarre weather event didn’t happen. The annual day-long festival, hosted by the Replay, features bands from both
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Photo Gallery: Unknown Mortal Orchestra

Now that finals are mostly over, students are ready to party. They started their weekend early Thursday night and hit the town with a packed
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Album Review: Toughies – “Sweet Dream” EP

Is there a better opening track this year than “Stone Cold?” I’m having a tough time finding one: the roaring pain in the lead vocals,
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Album Review: Varma Cross – “Reunion Balloons”

Quick and lethal, Varma Cross’ Reunion Balloons is like a switchblade; the five tracks spring out with a sharp shimmer and strike with a viciousness.

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The best things we saw at Middle of the Map Fest

We rocked, we thrashed, we grooved, and now we’re sore. Middle of the Map Fest seemed like an even bigger feat to pull off this