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Album Review: Brooke Tuley – “First Midnight”

by Nathan Cardiff The industrial hum that opens on Brooke Tuley’s First Midnight sets the tone for the first half of the record. Through the

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Arcade Fire / tUnE-yArDs bring flash and flair to Kansas City

The Starlight may never have looked as fancy as it did on Saturday night when Arcade Fire blew through like a colorful whirlwind. The vivid


Watch: Scruffy and the Janitors at SXSW

Scruffy and the Janitors are really just a riot. Just when the night was meandering along at SXSW, this band came and gave it a

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Review: D/WILL – “Kill Me”

by Nathan Cardiff The first single from D/Will’s forthcoming The Reset is the stellar “Kill Me.” With its fantastic fake-out beginning full of narcissism and


Middle of the Map Announces 2014 Lineup

Here’s the big announcement we’ve all been waiting for. Middle of the Map Fest has just released their unbelievable list of performers slated to perform


Photo Gallery: Frankie Rose / La Guerre

Frankie Rose stopped by Kansas City on Tuesday for an intimate show at Record Bar. La Guerre, armed with a fantastic lineup of musicians, joined


Heartfelt Anarchy intimidates and impresses at Record Bar

Heartfelt Anarchy is becoming a force in the local music scene. The project comes to us from the ever-so-talented Les Izmore and D/Will, who often


Watch: The Belles at miniBar

If you haven’t stopped by miniBar in Kansas City, it’s worth checking out. The venue serves as an offshoot of Record Bar, and uses a


Radkey Rocks Sold Out Record Bar with Stiff Middle Fingers and Drop A Grand

“We’re Radkey, it’s cold as fuck outside.” Radkey’s bassist was laying on the charm good and early at their sold out Kansas City show on


Badkey: Radkey breaks all the rules in the school of rock

If there’s one thing we’ve learned about Radkey, it’s that they’re quite good at causing a stir. Since introducing our readers to the band in