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ALBUM REVIEW: MOTION CNTRL, ‘ENVISION’

ALBUM REVIEW: MOTION CNTRL, ‘ENVISION’

[spb_text_block animation=”none” animation_delay=”0″ simplified_controls=”yes” custom_css_percentage=”no” padding_vertical=”0″ padding_horizontal=”0″ margin_vertical=”0″ custom_css=”margin-top: 0px;margin-bottom: 0px;” border_size=”0″ border_styling_global=”default” width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] Motion CNTRL’s new EP, Envision, is arriving on a wave of synth December 1st. The electronic-based album is a reminiscent mixture of Wolf Alice 1980’s synth, bringing to mind

SOFAR SOUNDS KANSAS CITY RECAP 11/26/17: FOSHEE, CARLILE, CARSWELL & HOPE

SOFAR SOUNDS KANSAS CITY RECAP 11/26/17: FOSHEE, CARLILE, CARSWELL & HOPE

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GALLERY: JOYWAVE, HEMBREE, THE ACES, MAYBIRD (THE TRUMAN / KANSAS CITY, MO)

GALLERY: JOYWAVE, HEMBREE, THE ACES, MAYBIRD (THE TRUMAN / KANSAS CITY, MO)

[spb_text_block animation=”none” animation_delay=”0″ simplified_controls=”yes” custom_css_percentage=”no” padding_vertical=”0c” padding_horizontal=”0″ margin_vertical=”0″ custom_css=”margin-top: 0px;margin-bottom: 0px;” border_size=”0″ border_styling_global=”default” width=”1/2″ el_position=”first last”] Photographer: Anna Selle Date: Nov. 25, 2017 Venue: The Truman Location: Kansas City, Missouri [/spb_text_block]

LIVE REVIEW: PALE WAVES (RECORDBAR / KANSAS CITY, MO)

LIVE REVIEW: PALE WAVES (RECORDBAR / KANSAS CITY, MO)

[spb_text_block animation=”none” animation_delay=”0″ simplified_controls=”yes” custom_css_percentage=”no” padding_vertical=”0″ padding_horizontal=”0″ margin_vertical=”0″ custom_css=”margin-top: 0px;margin-bottom: 0px;” border_size=”0″ border_styling_global=”default” width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] Bursting through the doors at the recordBar in Kansas City, MO on Monday, November 20th, you would have thought a giant party was in full swing. Music flooded the

GALLERY + PORTRAITS: SCOTT COLLINS (THE RINO / KANSAS CITY, MO)

GALLERY + PORTRAITS: SCOTT COLLINS (THE RINO / KANSAS CITY, MO)

[spb_text_block animation=”none” animation_delay=”0″ simplified_controls=”yes” custom_css_percentage=”no” padding_vertical=”0″ padding_horizontal=”0″ margin_vertical=”0″ custom_css=”margin-top: 0px;margin-bottom: 0px;” border_size=”0″ border_styling_global=”default” width=”1/2″ el_position=”first last”] Photographer: Anna Selle Date: Nov. 21, 2017 Venue: The RINO Location: Kansas City, Missouri [/spb_text_block]

LIVE REVIEW: NVDES (STUBBS INDOOR / AUSTIN, TX)

LIVE REVIEW: NVDES (STUBBS INDOOR / AUSTIN, TX)

[spb_text_block animation=”none” animation_delay=”0″ simplified_controls=”yes” custom_css_percentage=”no” padding_vertical=”0″ padding_horizontal=”0″ margin_vertical=”0″ custom_css=”margin-top: 0px;margin-bottom: 0px;” border_size=”0″ border_styling_global=”default” width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] NVDES kicked off their Better Places tour with Pierce Fulton at Stubb’s in Austin, Texas on Tuesday, 11/14. Their self-described laptop-punk music was accompanied by their colorful visuals from

GALLERY: KATY GUILLEN AND THE GIRLS, JULIA HAILE (FOUNDATION / KANSAS CITY, MO)

GALLERY: KATY GUILLEN AND THE GIRLS, JULIA HAILE (FOUNDATION / KANSAS CITY, MO)

[spb_text_block animation=”none” animation_delay=”0″ simplified_controls=”yes” custom_css_percentage=”no” padding_vertical=”0″ padding_horizontal=”0″ margin_vertical=”0″ custom_css=”margin-top: 0px;margin-bottom: 0px;” border_size=”0″ border_styling_global=”default” width=”1/2″ el_position=”first”] On Saturday, November 11th, Katy Guillen and The Girls celebrated the release of their new album at the gorgeous, ambiance-filled event Foundation event space. Opening for the trio was Kansas

GALLERY: BEACH SLANG (RIOT ROOM / KANSAS CITY, MO)

GALLERY: BEACH SLANG (RIOT ROOM / KANSAS CITY, MO)

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GALLERY: THE SOCIAL ANIMALS, VIOLENT BEAR, CHASE THE HORSEMAN (THE RINO / KANSAS CITY, MO)

GALLERY: THE SOCIAL ANIMALS, VIOLENT BEAR, CHASE THE HORSEMAN (THE RINO / KANSAS CITY, MO)

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GALLERY: UGLY GOD, YUSEE, JOOBY TRUTH, KING JAMZ, YUNG GRANDPA (THE GRANADA / LAWRENCE, KS)

GALLERY: UGLY GOD, YUSEE, JOOBY TRUTH, KING JAMZ, YUNG GRANDPA (THE GRANADA / LAWRENCE, KS)

[spb_text_block animation=”none” animation_delay=”0″ simplified_controls=”yes” custom_css_percentage=”no” padding_vertical=”0″ padding_horizontal=”0″ margin_vertical=”0″ custom_css=”margin-top: 0px;margin-bottom: 0px;” border_size=”0″ border_styling_global=”default” width=”1/2″ el_position=”first last”] Photographer: Andreas Braz Date: Nov. 10, 2017 Venue: The Granada Location: Lawrence, Kansas [/spb_text_block]