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Review: Supa Flowa – “The Supa Flowa” EP

Recently I discovered a feeling of nostalgia I hadn’t experienced in years for the Midwest; memories of summer and the landscape and hot nights and

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Photo Gallery: Skating Polly / Potty Mouth / Lovergurl

Skating Polly / Photo by Fally Afani We don't usually see such lively punk affairs at such an early hour in the evening, but the
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Listen to this new track from Khrystal

We’re absolutely convinced that every track Khrystal puts out is a winner. She just debuted “Some People,” produced by the always on-point Duncan Burnett, and

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Photo Gallery: The Darkness / Diarrhea Planet

The Darkness / Photo by Fally Afani On a lazy Sunday night, two outrageous bands lit a fire under Kansas City's butt with rock and
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Photo Gallery: Tyler the Creator / Vince Staples

Wednesday night was a bright spot in what's been a dim, dismal winter. Tyler The Creator-- aggressive rapper, fashion mogul, and overgrown kid-- stopped in
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YOUNG MVCHETES are the most exciting thing in hip-hop in 2018

YOUNG MVCHETES / Photo by Fally Afani Though they haven't been around too long, YOUNG MVCHETES are going to be a household name in the
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Review: Momma’s Boy – “Want Me Back” Single

I’ve been granted a lot of goodwill from artists and readers alike for writing some downright cheesy things on this website. Words or phrases I

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Calvin Arsenia is turning the arts world on its head

Calvin Arsenia / Photo by Fally Afani Calvin Arsenia is turning the arts world on its head, and no one saw it coming. Every time
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Photo Gallery: Peelander-Z / Drop A Grand / Westerners

Peelander-Z / Photo by Fally Afani It's hard to imagine how a show that already heavily incorporates audience participation can demand even more of those
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Encouragement and Empathy: Kishi Bashi to hit the Riot Room on Saturday

To experience a Kishi Bashi performance is an unparalleled gift in the world of live music. The songwriter, originally known as Kaoru Ishibashi and as