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Captain Howdy & The Sunset Serenaders bring all the energy

We're not going to lie, the last couple of years have been rough for emerging bands. The pandemic put a halt to all things live
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Photo Gallery: 2022 Kaw River Roots Fest, Day 1

It's bluegrass week here in Lawrence. It's actually a pretty big music weekend overall in Larryville-- but if your grass is blue, then Kaw River
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Serene Fiend somehow got even gothier on his latest album 

Pandemics can change us in many ways. For artists, it affected their work and approach to the craft. Serene Fiend’s Joel Bonner is no exception.

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Melissa Etheridge made a big announcement at her Liberty Hall show

Melissa Etheridge / Photo by Fally Afani 1995 was alive and well at Liberty Hall on Sunday night. If you get excited about seeing famous
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Photo Gallery: Goatwhore / Incantation / Bewitcher / Caveman Cult

You know it's going to be a good show when the first band comes out, and the frontman bites into a blood capsule and lets
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Melissa Etheridge brings a new voice to familiar themes ahead of Liberty Hall show on Sunday

If you’re from the Midwest, then you understand that some things never change. For Kansas native and rock-and-roll icon Melissa Etheridge, who was raised in

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Arquesta Del SolSoul releases dreamy new track

We’re in the dog days of Summer, and as we count down the days to cooler weather it’s time to lean into the haziest of

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Photo Gallery: Drakkar Sauna / Hazel and the Problems / Luxem, Sauders, and Dixey

You've got to be a really, really well-loved band to have folks gleefully come see you play an outdoor show in this heat. Seven years
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Photo Gallery: IV and the Strange Band / Arthur Dodge and the Horsefeathers / The Roseline

You can't escape bluegrass, folk, and Americana this month. What with the upcoming Kaw River Roots Fest and Fid Pick, it's just about everywhere... it's