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Photo Gallery: Radkey / Vedettes / Westerners / Action Boys

Area punks finally got to christen the newly renovated Bottleneck with a good old throw-down Saturday night. Radkey returned to their favorite Lawrence venue and
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Photo Gallery: The Rackatees / Voice of Addiction / Hipshot Killer

It was a night for punk fans as a trio of rough and rowdy bands took over the Replay on Friday. The Rackatees (a favorite
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Photo Gallery: SLAW / Nerver / Dead Hour Noise

We've never been so happy to lose our hearing. Fans of throbbing bass and amps that are turned up way too loud were thrilled to
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Photo Gallery: PUP / Ratboys at the Granada

PUP / Photo by Fally Afani The air was so thick, you could cut it with a knife. Because dozens of fans came in soaking
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Album Review: Stiff Middle Fingers – “American Refuse”

Stiff Middle Fingers are as wild and pissed off as they’ve ever been on American Refuse, which is absolutely no surprise as the political punks

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Watch: The Mudd Club

Get ready, Lawrence. More teen bands are arriving, and they're really good. On Sunday evening, The Mudd Club made their big debut to a saturated
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Photo Gallery: PEARS / HiGH / Red Kate / Hipshot Killer

A punk show doused in testosterone and musical mirth shook up a sleepy Wednesday at the Bottleneck when PEARS rolled through. The New Orleans-based band
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“A Reflection of Me:” When motherhood and making music match up

Managing a band can be a lot like managing a family. You’ve gotta get everyone from point A to point B for important events, present

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I Heart Local Music christens the new Jackpot with The Sluts / Bummer / Khrystal.

The Sluts fans / Photo by Fally Afani Welp, I Heart Local Music is back on its bullshit. When we first met the brand new
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Review: Red Kate – “Iraqi Girl”/“American Zone” Singles

The guttural howl of Red Kate has never sounded better than matched with a bass-y thump and a grimy guitar strum on their new single