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Zola Jesus brings colorful intensity to the Granada

At a quarter past 10:00 on a Wednesday night at the Granada, with a plastic iceberg planted dead-center, Zola Jesus took the stage. The venue

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She’s electric! Janelle Monáe is Kansas City’s most radiant star

The Janelle Monáe show at the Uptown may have been concert of the year. The Kansas City native was radiant, a shining star casting an

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Photo Gallery: Weird Al at Liberty Hall

Liberty Hall erupted in cheers, laughter, and giggles on Monday when Weird Al took the stage. Weird Al and his highly entertaining band have been

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Photo Gallery: Best Coast / Bleached at the Granada

Wednesday night must have been ladies’ night when two female-powered acts blew through the Granada. Best Coast and Bleached ignited an excitement in Lawrence women

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Lawrence parties hard with Andrew W.K.

After a six year absence, the king of partying made a triumphant return to Lawrence. It was hardly an ordinary Tuesday night when Andrew W.K.

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Photo Gallery: CHVRCHES and Still Corners

Words by Zachary Michael Powell, Photos by Joshua Efron Friday night was a packed affair. Good looking, sharply dressed people from all over found their

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The xx, Hundred Waters seduce the Uptown with intimate dance music

When The xx came out for their first show in Kansas City, their fans responded with bold liveliness. They filled the Uptown to the brim

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Photo Gallery: Art Tougeau Street Party

In a grand display of revelry, Lawrence showed how to properly kick start a summer of fun with the Art Tougeau street party. The event

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Dance Magic, Dance: Soft Reeds ignites the Replay with dance party

“When pretty girls dance, you dance,” proclaimed Ben Grimes, frontman for Soft Reeds. The band had ignited a high-energy dance party at the Replay during

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Photo Gallery: 2013 Middle of the Map Fest, Day 3

Saturday featured a spectacular display from a wide range of bands at Middle of the Map Fest. The music festival ended its third year strong,