I Heart Local Music and Whatever Forever team up for SXSW

You may notice a little more Lawrence presence at this year’s SXSW Music Festival in Austin, TX. That’s because I Heart Local Music and Whatever


Photo Gallery: The 2013 Lawrence Busker Festival

Photographer Pete Romano snapped these photos of performers at this year’s Lawrence Busker Festival. Local musicians included Tyler Gregory and the Alferd Packer Memorial String


Bands deliver jaw-dropping performances Friday night at Field Day Fest

The second day of Lawrence Field Day Fest, a three-day extravaganza highlighting some of Lawrence’s loudest and most exciting acts, turned out to be a


Lively locals open up Lawrence Field Day Fest

Thursday night at The Bottleneck kicked off the first night of Field Day Fest, the showcase put together by Cameron Joel Hawk of local power


Photo Gallery: Spring Into Summer, 2013

Spring Into Summer is a little festival that packs a punch, and in its third year at the Replay, the event was louder than ever.


Photo Gallery: 2013 Middle of the Map Fest, Day 1

Crowds were strong and excited at Kansas City’s Middle of the Map Fest Thursday night. We caught The Author and The Illustrator, Fullbloods, and Millions


A Quiet Ferocity: The Caves rock Middle of the Map Fest

by Nathan Cardiff Golden Sound Records has a helluva a line-up and any time that the label hosts a show, it’s a gift to us,

Articles Interviews

Watch: I Heart Local Music interviews Andrew W.K., The Black Lips, and more at SXSW

by Fally Afani In addition to watching, photographing, and loving hundreds of acts at this year’s SXSW music festival, the I Heart Local Music staff


SXSW Fest, Day 2, Photo Gallery

Night two of SXSW fest, a benefit to raise money to send local musicians and media to cover SXSW in Austin, TX, was a raging,


Bands thrill on second day of Middle of the Map Fest

by Fally Afani Middle of the Map fest began with a bit of monkey business on Friday evening thanks to the antics of Ad Astra