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LO-FI SESSION: BOOGÁT, “MEZCALERO FELIZ”

LO-FI SESSION: BOOGÁT, “MEZCALERO FELIZ”

[spb_video link=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v_001Zj0ycI” 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”] Boogát became a quick favorite for those attending Folk Alliance International who were in the mood for some debaucherous, latin-infused dance

GALLERY: SMOKEPURPP, LIL MOSEY, LARRY JUDE (THE GRANADA THEATER / LAWRENCE, KS)

GALLERY: SMOKEPURPP, LIL MOSEY, LARRY JUDE (THE GRANADA THEATER / 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: Andy Braz Date: May 8th, 2018 Venue: The Granada Theater Location: Lawrence, Kansas [/spb_text_block]

LIVE REVIEW + GALLERY: A$AP FERG (REBEL / TORONTO, ON)

LIVE REVIEW + GALLERY: A$AP FERG (REBEL / TORONTO, ON)

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GALLERY: Y GOD Y, DIGISAURUS, NUBLVCKCITY (THE RINO / NORTH KANSAS CITY, MO)

GALLERY: Y GOD Y, DIGISAURUS, NUBLVCKCITY (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: Lucas Carpenter Date: May 5, 2018 Venue: The Rino Location: North Kansas City, Missouri [/spb_text_block]

ALBUM REVIEW: DUNCAN BURNETT, ‘THE ALMIGHTY EP’

ALBUM REVIEW: DUNCAN BURNETT, ‘THE ALMIGHTY EP’

[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”] Unsigned Kansas City-based hip hop artist Duncan Burnett has been carving a path for himself within the midwest music community for quite some time now, today’s release of his new EP – The Almighty

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

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 the staff had at the

FESTIVAL VIBES: COACHELLA

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]

ALBUM PREMIERE: HIGHJAK, ‘TRIFECTA’

ALBUM PREMIERE: HIGHJAK, ‘TRIFECTA’

[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”] We caught the first glimpse (listen?) to HighJak last week with his first single, “Get It (The Chosen One)“, and now the Lawrence, Kansas-based rapper is ready to release Trifecta. This three song EP

SONG PREMIERE: HIGHJAK, “GET IT (THE CHOSEN ONE)”

SONG PREMIERE: HIGHJAK, “GET IT (THE CHOSEN 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”] If your a KC-native, you may know Jackson Ries from his experimental pop rock band Captiva. That’s nothing like HighJak. HighJak is Ries’ solo project, his dive into the world of hip-hop. His debut

8 SXSW 2018 ARTISTS WE CAN’T STOP TALKING ABOUT

8 SXSW 2018 ARTISTS WE CAN’T STOP TALKING ABOUT

[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”] SXSW was wild. But that’s nothing new. Every year for the past several decades, Austin, Texas transforms from a bustling’ tech hub to a sweaty, flowing mess of music industry people, performers, brands, and