Life’s a beach with Beach Day / Chains of Love / The Basement

The Jackpot gave us a nice reprieve from the horrible weather that was dumped on Kansas Wednesday night. Three bands took to the stage and

Album Reviews Articles

Album Review: Fourth of July – “Empty Moon”

by Nathan Cardiff It’s a cliche and an obvious statement to say that a band matures with their latest release, but cliche or not, it


Quiet Corral touts new album at SXSW

by Lillian Wright Smith / Fally Afani One of Lawrence’s finest had the opportunity to play an official showcase at the SXSW music festival this


Photo Gallery: Quiet Corral / The Envy Corps / The Noise FM

Three bands consisting of some boisterous boys came together at the Bottleneck on Friday night and delivered a delightfully engaging show to a large and


Photo Gallery: Heidi and the Kicking Heels / Hidden Pictures / Electro Foam

by Lillian Wright Smith On the last weekend before the students come back in town and take things to the next level, Heidi and The


Everyday/Everynight brings lively performance to the Replay stage

Everyday/Everynight is a very lively group of rockers out of Kansas City, and on Saturday night they showed off their moves (and some new tunes


Dueling duos: Squirt / Bruiser Queen / Middle Class Fashion at the Replay

On Friday night Lawrence was introduced to two St. Louis acts (as well as a local duo) that tend to impress and get music lovers


Former Lawrence band now thriving in Seattle as Seapony

Leaving Lawrence is always hard. We’ve got a beautiful and vibrant downtown, a thriving music scene, and more happy residents than you can shake a


Watch: New video for The ACB’s

Indie power pop studs The ACBs have been working on some new music, and now there’s a video to match. “Ocean,” off the upcoming album


Photo Gallery: Washed Out / Icky Blossoms at the Granada

The Granada has been home to some of the best electro dance party bands this year, and Monday was no exception. When Washed Out and