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LIVE REVIEW + GALLERY: SOFI TUKKER (DANFORTH MUSIC HALL / TORONTO, ON)

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SOFAR SOUNDS KANSAS CITY RECAP 4/26/2018: J. TAYLOR, DEDRIC CLARK, DUNCAN BURNETT X RIOT

[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”] Photo gallery by Lucas Carpenter, Story by Stevie Ervay, Poster by Nick Howland Maybe it was the audience member who yelled, “Tomorrow is yesterday!”, or the impromptu dance party

ALBUM REVIEW: AMY FARRAND & THE LIKE, ‘ONE’

[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”] It is with great pleasure that we wait with bated breath for Kansas City’s own Amy Farrand and The Like to play the official record release show for their

ALBUM REVIEW: TALKIE, ‘FUNDAMENTAL THINGS’

[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”] Milkcarton Media Group San Francisco pop band Talkie has done it. The shimmering quartet from the Golden State has created the perfect album for the season; a dazzling, dynamic,

LO-FI SESSION: RUBY BOOTS, “IT’S SO CRUEL”

[spb_video link=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UghOefrsako” remove_related=”no” autoplay=”no” full_width=”no” width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] [spb_blank_spacer height=”30px” width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] [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”] Aussie folk badass Ruby Boots performs a solo rendition of her track “It’s So Cruel” at

SONG PREMIERE: JOHNNY ZACHMAN, “SNEAKING AROUND FT. EDDIE DICKERSON & KELLY SPOHRER”

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VIDEO PREMIERE: WHALE BONES, “BACKYARD (LIVE STUDIO SESSION)”

[spb_video link=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ukK8LFNzo3Y” remove_related=”no” autoplay=”no” full_width=”no” width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] [spb_blank_spacer height=”30px” width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] [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”] Bloomington indie rock band Whale Bones released their first full length record, Island Fire, just a

SESSION: MEGAN BONNELL, “WHERE IS THE LOVE”

[spb_video link=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eh9mKYXnWOs” remove_related=”no” autoplay=”no” full_width=”no” width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] [spb_blank_spacer height=”30px” width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] [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”] Megan Bonnell can hold her own. When entering the studio we were floored with her quippy

FESTIVAL VIBES: COACHELLA

[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: Deanie Chen Date: April 13-15, 2018 Location: Indio, California [/spb_text_block]

GALLERY: LAYNE, SELFISH THINGS, THE BLACK CREATURES (THE RINO / NORTH 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: April 21, 2018 Venue: The Rino Location: North Kansas City, Missouri [/spb_text_block]