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Listen: Westerners debut new music, album on the way

It’s been a long time coming, but Westerners finally have some new goodies to tout. They’ve just debuted “Portmanteau,” a harmony-filled, guitar rich number off


Listen: Westerners release music on the Record Machine

This is sort of an interesting time for Westerners. The Lawrence band known for guitar-heavy rock songs rich with harmonies has just posted some music


Watch: Westerners rock the Jackpot

Mark my words, Westerners will be one of the hottest bands around this area in 2015. This is a band that has done well more


Cowboy Indian Bear releases free single off upcoming album

If you head on over to Cowboy Indian Bear’s website later today, you can download a single off their upcoming album for free. “Does Anybody


Photo Gallery: Spirit is the Spirit / Believers / The Empty Spaces

Friday night at The Jackpot in Larryville was a whirl of retro rock, hippie chic and joyful dancing crowds. The Empty Spaces from Kansas City


Photo Gallery: The Empty Spaces / Soft Reeds / The Caves

It was a Kansas City showcase at the Brick with Soft Reeds, The Empty Spaces, and The Caves.  The Empty Spaces were celebrating the release


Middle of the Map Fest announces return

Less than a week after we named it our top live show of 2011, Middle of the Map Fest announces a triumphant return in 2012.


Bands you should notice: Motorboater

Every now and then an area group catches our eye, and we’ll feel the need to encourage you to see them. Motorboater is usually a


Max Justus releases new music video

Electro-dance-hall wizard Max Justus has a new video out that’s sure to conjure up the nostalgia in any cartoon fan.   The video is for


Music for your summer: Continents

Continents just released a new song, and it should be everyone’s soundtrack for the summer of 2011.   Kansas City native Jim Button is the