909 News - page 3

An Interview with Jacob Banks

Posted on March 7 2019 by The Bridge

The Bridge's Jon Hart interviews Jacob Banks ahead of his show this evening at recordBar! Tune in to hear about his debut full-length album, "Village," growing up in Nigeria and much more. [Read More]

Sympathetic Vibrations: Lifting Them Up

Posted on March 7 2019 by Dan Calderon

The American Jazz Museum's Women in Jazz series aims to celebrate history and inspire the next generation If you stroll about the permanent exhibits at the American Jazz Museum in 18th & Vine, you’ll find a room celebrating the four “jazz masters”... [Read More]

Presale: The Devil Makes Three at The Madrid Theatre

Posted on March 6 2019 by The Bridge

Blending bluegrass, old time, country, folk, blues, jazz and ragtime music, The Devil Makes Three is one of most exciting string bands in the business. They're touring on their 2018 effort, "Chains Are Broken," and coming to The Madrid Theatre on Tues... [Read More]

Presale: Ben Folds and Violent Femmes at Starlight Theatre

Posted on March 6 2019 by The Bridge

Piano pop singer-songwriter Ben Folds is teaming up with alt-rock heroes Violent Femmes to do a co-headlining tour this summer. The two acts are coming to Starlight Theatre on Friday, Aug. 16! Tickets go on sale next Monday, but Bridge listeners can bu... [Read More]

The National Announces New Album With 'You Had Your Soul With You'

Posted on March 5 2019 by NPR

The announcement of a new album by The National can sometimes feel like a lesser holiday, because you've come to know what to expect: Matt Berninger's whiskey-soaked baritone, a pristinely-arranged instrumental. But, dang it, if "You Had Your Soul... [Read More]

Presale: The Folly + The Bridge Present Kelley Hunt

Posted on March 5 2019 by The Bridge

A pianist, singer and songwriter, Kelley Hunt has a refreshing originality that has placed her on stages across North America and Europe. Based in Lawrence, Kansas, Hunt is a Kansas Music Hall of Fame inductee, her music has charted on the Billboard Top B... [Read More]

Presale: The Folly + The Bridge Present Amanda Shires

Posted on March 4 2019 by The Bridge

The Folly Theater and 90.9 The Bridge are excited to announce the next show in our Americana Concert Series, with acclaimed singer, songwriter and violinist Amanda Shires! Shires is touring on her fifth album, "To the Sunset" — her second album with Gramm... [Read More]

Julia Jacklin: VuHaus Artist of the Week

Posted on March 4 2019 by The Bridge

Check out the VuHaus Artist of the Week — Julia Jacklin! [Read More]

Susan Tedeschi And Derek Trucks, Partners In Music And In Life

Posted on March 1 2019 by NPR

Susan Tedeschi and Derek Trucks juggle the chaotic life of raising a family while also fronting the Grammy Award-winning Tedeschi Trucks Band. The band's latest album, Signs, released on Feb. 15, explores that balancing act while also transforming gri... [Read More]

Weekend Roundup: Get On Your Feet

Posted on March 1 2019 by Michelle Bacon

    Singer-songwriters Heidi Phillips and Danny Krause quietly released an album together last year entitled “Honest, I’m Fine” — an earnest acoustic full-length effort that made The Bridge’s Best of 2018 albums list. The duo is at recordBar... [Read More]