Tonight's show is about TWO great events! First up, we announce the lineup for the annual Apocalypse Meow 11, it’s the huge fundraiser concert for Midwest Music Foundation. We talk about the event and play music from some of the acts on the bill. and the second great event is this weekend, it’s the mega-huge weekend of Open Spaces KC at Starlight Theatre this weekend featuring so many great acts, we talk about it and play music from several of them.
Friday: The Roots, The Soul Rebels, Red Baraat
Saturday: Janelle Monáe, Marcus Lewis Big Band, The McFadden Brothers, Sankofa Danza y Percusión Africana
Sunday: Vijay Iyer Sextet, Hermon Mehari Quartet, dakhabrakha, Innov Gnawa
It's a fun show and we also throw some more in there too, kicking things off with The Appleseed Cast who are playing the huge 25th anniversary weekend at Replay Lounge on October 26.