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LIVE REVIEW + GALLERY: LANY (STAGE AE / PITTSBURGH, PA)

[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 there is one band who has emerged on the indie pop scene that has started to become a household name worldwide, it’s LANY. Consisting of frontman Paul Klein, Les Priest on lead guitar,

LIVE REVIEW + GALLERY: HAYLEY KIYOKO (CLEVELAND HOUSE OF BLUES / CLEVELAND, OH)

[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”] Nearing the end of her 2018 headlining tour in promotion of her debut album, Expectations, Hayley Kiyoko continues to prove why she is one of the most sought after pop artists to have emerged as

VIDEO PREMIERE: TATE KIRGISS, “IN COLOR”

[spb_video link=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hcC3DrJ9uVo” 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”] Tate Kirgiss’ latest video is a real trip. The track, “In Color” is dripping with Motown influence while maintaining a friendly

SOFAR SOUNDS KC 024 RECAP: YES YOU ARE, LUTHER VINCENT, JESSICA PAIGE

[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 Anna Selle, Story by Kara Love, Poster by Nick Howland A large crowd of music lovers and cell phone owners gathered this past Wednesday to say goodbye to May with another

18 OF OUR FAVORITE MUSIC VIDEOS: MAY 2018

[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”] May was a pretty insane month for music videos, if we do say so ourselves. Every corner we turned, there were 150+ new works of art to explore and be mesmerized by. But that

11 MUSIC VIDEOS TO PUT YOU IN A SUMMERY MOOD

[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’s that time of year again. Graduation caps are being thrown in the air, students who aren’t finished with their studies quite yet are daydreaming out the window, office environments are getting stuffy, and

LIVE REVIEW + GALLERY: ALVVAYS, FRANKIE ROSE (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”] Since its release last year, Alvvays’ Antisocialites has been in continuous rotation on my turntable, adding a soundtrack to late night drives and walks to work. It seems that I’m not alone in my

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

[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”] When you think of popular and powerful musical duos leading the scene today, artists like Sofi Tukker immediately come to mind. Comprised of the vivacious Sophie Hawley-Weld and energetic Tucker Halpern, Sofi Tukker draws

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, jaunty, fun piece of work.

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]