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GALLERY + DISCOVERY: KANSAS CITY FOLK FESTIVAL

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7 ARTISTS WE DISCOVERED AT FOLK ALLIANCE INTERNATIONAL

[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”] All photos by Anna Selle Folk Alliance International just celebrated their 30th year – and Playlistplay was fortunate enough to be in on the event. Throughout the panels, the

CONVERSATIONS: KEMBA

[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”] All photography by Anna Selle.  We caught up with Kemba after his set at The Bay in Lincoln, Nebraska for the city’s annual music festival, Lincoln Calling. [/spb_text_block] [spb_image

GALLERY: LINCOLN CALLING 2017, DAY 03 (LINCOLN, NEBRASKA)

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CONVERSATIONS: CAKES DA KILLA

[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”] All photos by Anna Selle Over a glass of white wine and in between his two sets at Lincoln Calling this past weekend, Cakes Da Killa answered a few

GALLERY: LINCOLN CALLING 2017, DAY 02 (LINCOLN, NEBRASKA)

[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”] Day 2 Bands:  Beach Fossils Cakes Da Killa Kemba Thalia and Jewel Last weekend, Lincoln, Nebraska found it’s streets devoid of Cornhuskers. Instead, their presence was replaced by avid music

GALLERY: LINCOLN CALLING 2017, DAY 01 (LINCOLN, NEBRASKA)

[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 weekend, Lincoln, Nebraska found it’s streets devoid of Cornhuskers. Instead, their presence was replaced by avid music lovers from all across the midwest who congregated for the three-day festival,

GALLERY: BUZZ BEACH BALL 2017 (BONNER SPRINGS, KS)

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GALLERY: BUMBERSHOOT FESTIVAL 2017, FRIDAY (SEATTLE, WA)

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FESTIVAL FINDS: 4 BANDS WE DISCOVERED AT VANS WARPED TOUR 2017

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