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Radkey returns to Lawrence, immediately melts faces

Friday was one for the books at the Bottleneck. Radkey, a band of brothers that got their start years ago in Lawrence when they couldn’t

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Photo Gallery: X (the band) / Dead Rock West

You can’t get through a single season in Lawrence without some sort of punk rock legends rolling through. On the first day of September, Lawrencians


Watch: Fools Rush at the Taproom

The music scene in Lawrence is finally starting to quiet down this week… unless you were at the Taproom Wednesday night. That’s where Portland-based Fools


Watch Stiff Middle Fingers take a walk

Here’s why Stiff Middle Fingers is one of the best punk bands the area has to offer. On Friday night the rockers gathered four bands


Intimidating and Classic: The People’s Punk Band

It’s been a while since we last checked in with The People’s Punk Band, but judging by Friday night’s show, we should never let that

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Photo Gallery: Bad Religion / OFF! / The Rackatees

Rebel rousers rejoiced on Tuesday evening when punk rock legends hit the stage at Liberty Hall. Bad Religion schooled everyone in the audience while mosh


SXSW Bound, Night 1: A dramatic night under the lights

The first night of SXSW Bound was certainly an eye-catching affair. Under a bright and glistening light installation on the Jackpot stage, five acts provided

Album Reviews Articles

Album review: Stiff Middle Fingers – “Songs About Sucking”

by Nathan Cardiff Sticking to their punk roots with a play on Big Black’s Songs About Fucking record, Stiff Middle Fingers have dropped their first


Photo Gallery: Vandals Summer Kamp Fest, Day 3

Unlike most festivals, Kamp Fest extended into a Sunday and ran well into the night (and then some). The final and third day of the


Photo Gallery: Vandals Summer Kamp Fest, Day 2

After a rowdy first day, the punk rock festival continued on at Vandals in Kansas City. Summer Kamp Fest successfully brought both touring and local