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Jim Button and the Beholders: ‘Time Never Lies’ Exclusive Video Premiere


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Gently gliding through a grooving lunarscape, Jim Button & the Beholders make an impressionable introduction with “Time Never Lies.” Though you may recognize Button as the drummer of The Conquerors, he’s been writing and producing his own solo material (under… [Read More]


Weekend Roundup: Olympic-Sized Sounds


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Above image: Smokey James and the Avalanche performs its final KC show of the year, tonight at recordBar. | Photo submitted by artist The brainchild of Justin Huey and David Simmons Jr., Smokey James & the Avalanche has amassed a… [Read More]


The Rino Offers Live Music Across the Bridge


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Above image of The Rino by Ben McBee of Middleman Creative It’s a fine time to be a live music fan in Kansas City. With newer rooms like The Truman, Knuckleheads Garage and The Madrid, KC now has the capacity to… [Read More]


Hard Rain: The Music of the Vietnam War


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Above photo credit: Lou Eisenbrandt On May 26, 1962, the easy-listening instrumental “Stranger on the Shore” by Mr. Acker Bilk ascended to the top of the Billboard singles chart and went on to become the most popular song of the year.… [Read More]


Upcoming Gigs


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For our 146th show we dig through the concert calendar and play music from several bands with upcoming gigs: • Brand new music from Wick & The Tricks, they’re at The Bottleneck on Friday • Music from Aaron James of Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania, he’s at The Rino on… [Read More]


Presale: Galactic at Uptown Theater


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Known for pushing boundaries and experimentation while always staying true to its New Orleans roots, Galactic inherently makes music that moves you. The funk/jazz group draws inspiration from the sounds of its city and its members unique, vibrant influences. Galactic… [Read More]


New On-Air Schedule


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We’re making some updates to our on-air schedule, all in an effort to bring you the best local and national artists, make sure you’re in the know about community events and organizations, and keep you connected to our Kansas City… [Read More]


Shadow Rabbits: ‘Listener’ Exclusive Video Premiere


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We’ve all had that dream where we’re running away from some terrifying, invisible force. It’s the quintessential nightmare, instilling a fear of the unknown that only dissipates as we snap back to consciousness in a cold sweat. Shadow Rabbits —… [Read More]