Posts Tagged ‘music’

Dreamers Rock RecordBar

March 16, 2017
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Dreamers at RecordBar, 3/14/17

Dreamers recently beasted RecordBar with a blazing set of indie rock vibes. It is always nice to see an indie rock power trio. It was drummer Jacob Wick’s birthday and the band was in party mode all night. The Griswolds drummer Lachlan West sat in “DRUGS” and “Sweet Disaster. ” Check out rocking version of “Never Too Late to Dance,” “DRUGS” and “Sweet Disaster.”

BROTHER “Cleopatra” Live at the RecordBar

March 16, 2017
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BROTHER at the RecordBar, 3/14/17

Kansas City-based band BROTHER recently smashed the RecordBar with a rocking set. Check out this live version of the groovy “Cleopatra.”

Slothrust “7:30 AM” and “Rotten Pumpkin” Acoustic at Alamo Drafthouse KC

March 14, 2017
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Slothrust at Alamo Drafthouse KC, 3/14/17

Slothrust recently performed an acoustic set at Alamo Drafthouse KC. It’s always nice when bands can still bring the energy at 8:30 in the morning. Check out these stripped down versions of “7:30 AM” and “Rotten Pumpkin.”

X105.1 #StreetBeast Ep. 3 // Dropkick Murphys

March 6, 2017

Here’s episode 3 of #StreetBeast for X105.1:

“This is what happens when #StreetBeast McClain Johnson takes on Uptown Theater before Dropkick Murphys.”

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Lee Fields and the Expressions “Special Night” Live at the RecordBar

March 5, 2017
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Lee Fields and the Expressions at the RecordBar, 3/3/17

Lee Fields and the Expressions recently smashed through a soulful set at a sold out RecordBar. It was one of the funkiest shows I’ve seen in months. Check out this burning live performance of “Special Night.”

Electric Guest “Dear to Me” Live at the Alamo Drafthouse

February 28, 2017
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Electric Guest at Alamo Drathouse, 2/28/17

Los Angeles-based indie duo Electric Guest recently hit the Alamo Drafthouse for an early morning acoustic set during a stop in Kansas City. Check out this live version of their soulful song “Dear to Me.”

Rachel Mallin and the Wild Type Crush “Razorback” Live at the Tank Room

February 27, 2017
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Rachel Mallin and The Wild Type at the Tank Room, 2/25/17

Past interview subjects Rachel Mallin and The Wild Type recently lit up the Tank Room. They are one of my favorite KC bands and always put on a killer live show. Rachel was also my most frequent live guest of 2016. I covered the show for X1051. Check out a blazing live version of their old school song “Razorback.”

Dylan Guthrie and the Good Time Guys “This I Know” Live at the Tank Room

February 23, 2017
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Dylan Guthrie and the Good Time Guys at the Tank Room, 2/22/17

Dylan Guthrie and the Good Time Guys recently hit the Tank Room for a blazing set. I covered the show for X1051. The songs and quality of the jams make them a band to watch. Check out this live video of “This I Know.”

McClain Approved: Mess Unleashes a Glorious Wave of Sound at the Tank Room

February 21, 2017
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MESS at the Tank Room, 2/18/17

Up-and-coming Kansas City-based band Mess recently smashed the Tank Room with a rocking set of shoegaze and post punk vibes. I covered the show for X1051. I went into the show knowing nothing about them and was completely blown away. It was one of the best sets I’ve seen in 6 months. Check out this live video of the epic, sprawling sounds of Mess.

Mike Doughty “Bus to Beelzebub” “How Many Cans?” and “So Far I Have Not Found the Science” Live at RecordBar

February 21, 2017
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Mike Doughty at RecordBar, 2/14/17

Past interview subject Mike Doughty recently hit the RecordBar. Backed by Wheatus and his own band, Doughty crushed a set mixing new songs, older solo material and Soul Coughing classics. Mike Doughty is a poet and the way he uses words in his songs help make them enthralling. Doughty never plays the same set twice, so it’s always fun to see where they take the songs. I covered the show for X1051. Check out these blistering live performances of “Bus to Beelzebub,” “How Many Cans?” and “So Far I Have Not Found the Science.”