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Presale: The Dead South at The Truman

Posted on August 7 2019 by The Bridge

Based in Saskatchewan, The Dead South blends bluegrass, classic folk and a punk ethic. The group has been described as fearless outlaws and modern hillbillies, and jokingly refers to itself as "Mumford and Sons' Evil Twins." The band is heading out on... [Read More]

VuHaus Artist of the Week: Angie McMahon

Posted on August 5 2019 by The Bridge

Check out the VuHaus Artist of the Week — Angie McMahon! [Read More]

Bacon's Best of the Decade

Posted on August 1 2019 by Michelle Bacon

Just about a decade ago, I dove into the music world as a musician and album reviewer — my first time really being exposed to what was happening in Kansas City’s indie music scenes, and discovering my own creative fascinations. Since then, I’ve been in... [Read More]

Presale: Michael Franti and Spearhead at CrossroadsKC

Posted on July 31 2019 by The Bridge

Michael Franti and Spearhead are heading back to Kansas City, touring on their critically acclaimed new album "Stay Human Vol. II." USA Today called Franti "an artist who's clearly interested in making deep connections with listeners, speaking powerfu... [Read More]

Presale: Indigo Girls at Kauffman Center

Posted on July 29 2019 by The Bridge

Amy Ray and Emily Saliers have enjoyed an incredible career together that spans more than three decades. The two met in grade school and started making music together in high school, then formed the Indigo Girls in college. Since then, the folk-pop duo ha... [Read More]

VuHaus Artist of the Week: Lula Wiles

Posted on July 29 2019 by The Bridge

Check out the VuHaus Artist of the Week — Lula Wiles! [Read More]

Zoey's Top KC Albums of the Decade

Posted on July 25 2019 by Zoey Shopmaker

In making this list, my hope was to shine a light on some of my favorite works to come out of the Kansas City underground, whether from KC-born artists or artists who called KC home for a short time. The point is, they’ve impacted and transformed the loca... [Read More]

Presale: Kris Kristofferson and the Strangers

Posted on July 24 2019 by The Bridge

Heralded as an artist's artist, Kris Kristofferson is a Country Music Hall of Fame member and a three-time Grammy winner. In addition to recording 30 albums and acting in more than 70 films, Kristofferson has been distinguished with dozens of accolade... [Read More]

Presale: Old Crow Medicine Show at CrossroadsKC

Posted on July 24 2019 by The Bridge

Getting its start by busking on street corners through New York and Canada, Old Crow Medicine Show has been winning over audiences with a boundless energy and spirit for nearly 20 years. The Americana string band comes to Kansas City after releasing "Volu... [Read More]

VuHaus Artist of the Week: Black Pumas

Posted on July 22 2019 by The Bridge

Check out the VuHaus Artist of the Week — Black Pumas! [Read More]