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Watch: KD Kuro at the Taproom

We can’t help but have a good chuckle when KD Kuro’s around. The Kansas City rapper has such a dry humor about him, it inevitably

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Public Enemy took it to the streets at Free State Fest

It may have been the best block party to hit Downtown Lawrence in recent years. The partiest party of the summer began with locals sprinting
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Local rapper finds inspiration in anime

To call Kwame Boateng a fan of anime would be an overwhelming understatement. The local rapper looks to anime for a lot of inspiration in

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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

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Photo Gallery: 2016 Middle of the Map Fest, Friday

The third night of this year's Middle of the Map Fest saw a big change of scenery, with shows moving completely out of Westport and
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Lawrence bids farewell to local legend with musical supergroup

The Bottleneck quickly turned into a who’s who of the local music scene when an instrumental player threw himself an epic going away party. Onstage,

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Photo Gallery: SXSW Bound, Night 2

The final night of “SXSW Bound” somehow manifested into a bigger event than the night before. Five bands from five genres in the scene played

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Photo Gallery: Ebony Tusks / Netherfriends / Blake Rules

If you were brave enough to deal with single digit temperatures on a Sunday night, you were handsomely rewarded with a show lively enough to

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I Heart Local Music’s “SXSW Bound” set for February 12th and 13th

It seems like every year, Lawrence is blessed with new acts that make stunning new impressions. Next month, we’ll be bringing some of those acts

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Photo Gallery: Talib Kweli / Space Invadas / Lincoln Marshall / Ebony Tusks / Dotzilla

Saturday night will go down as one of Lawrence’s best moments in hip hop in 2015. That’s the night five local and touring acts took