Photo Gallery: The Black Angels / Dead Meadow / Spindrift

On Saturday The Bottleneck was treated to a psychedelic visit from The Black Angels for the second time this year. Here are some photos and


Shows you should see this weekend: October 14-16

Editor’s note: We’re going to start encouraging you to get out and see more shows on the weekend. Here are some of our picks to


Photo Gallery: Explosions in the Sky / Wye Oak

Bethany Smith snapped these photos of Explosion in the Sky and Wye Oak at the Uptown in Kansas City on Wednesday.


Bands you should notice: Motorboater

Every now and then an area group catches our eye, and we’ll feel the need to encourage you to see them. Motorboater is usually a

Album Reviews Articles

Album Review: Rooftop Vigilantes – Real Pony Glue

Rooftop Vigilante’s new album is called Real Pony Glue, which has to be an anagram for venerable Lawrence bar the Replay Lounge. The great Love


Rooftop Vigilantes rock the Replay with Fourth of July, Suzannah Johannes

Sometimes even the tiniest flower can stand alone, but attract many visitors seeking out its sweet nectar. Such is the case for Suzannah Johannes. The


Hip Hop Heaven: Atmosphere / Approach entertain at Liberty Hall

By the time I arrived at Liberty Hall on Monday night, local rapper Approach’s set was ringing loud and clear from outside. The crowd was


Goodbye, Summer: Local bands remember summer tours

Friday was officially the first day of Autumn, and many of our favorite local bands just wrapped up their summer tours and are settling in