Live Tonight: Week Of July 13th – July 19th: Supa Hot Fiyah Edition
If you haven’t melted into a puddle of human goop on the sidewalk last week, get ready for another week full of crazy temperatures. Hippies, equip your Camelbak’s at all time. Children, keep a few bucks on you just in case the ice cream man comes around. For everyone else – be sure to hit up some of these amazing shows this week to keep cool!
Monday, July 13th
Black Breath with Theories, 34, Sedlec Ossuary at Jackpot Saloon 8 PM $12
Kicking off your week with a 30 pound brick to the face, hardcore punk/thrash/crust/death/everything group Black Breath bring some of the most ferocious music you’ll ever hear to the Jackpot for what is sure to be a sweaty show. It’s been a while since Black Breath has come around here, so it’s a must-see!
New Baboons with The Thunderclaps at Record Bar 9:30 PM $5
King Parrot with Child Bite, Troglodyte, Bleed The Victim 8 PM $10
Tuesday, July 14th
Sturgill Simpson with Cody Jinks at Crossroads KC 8 PM $26
Nothing better on a hot evening than to cool down with your favorite beverage and listen to some good old-fashioned country. Sturgill Simpson has got you covered on Tuesday for that, taking the stage at the Crossroads with Cody Jinks.
Dave Matthews Band TWO SETS at Cricket Wireless Amphitheater 7 PM $40
Sage Francis with Loogey, Negro Scoe at Riot Room 8:30 PM $17
Rocky Votolato at Record Bar 10 PM $12
Wednesday, July 15th
Wilco with Steve Gunn at Crossroads KC 8 PM $Sold The Eff Out
You know em, you love em, and they’re back. Wilco performing at the Crossroads in Kansas City and it is SOLD OUT! You’ll have to traverse the depths of Craigslist and Stubhub for your tickets to this one.
Jon Dee Graham & The Fighting Cocks at Knuckleheads 10 PM $10
An Evening With Corey Taylor at The Granada 8 PM $25
Thursday, July 16th
Psycroptic with Arkaik, Ovid’s Withering, The Kennedy Veil, A Plague In Faith, Sedlec Ossuary at Riot Room 7:30 PM $15
All the way from Australia, death metallers Psycroptic return to the area fresh off the release of their new, self-titled album. If you attend, it is mandatory to mosh, mandatory to headbang and mandatory to drink beer. You’ve been warned.
Bummer RECORD RELEASE SHOW 1 OF 3 with Coward, Sharp Weapons at Record Bar 9:45 PM $7
Gnarly Davidson with Joy, Voyager at Replay Lounge 10 PM $3
Friday, July 17th
You saw the flyer at the top of the post, now go support the bands! FOKL always has killer shows, and this lineup is too good to pass up. Support!
The Schwag at Knuckleheads 9 PM $12
Train with The Fray, Matt Nathanson at Starlight Theater 7 PM $20
Other Colors with Rev Gusto at Replay Lounge 10 PM $3
Shiner with The String & Return at Record Bar 9 PM $20
Randy Rogers Band with Stoney LaRue, Wade Bowen at Crossroads KC 7 PM $26
David Hasselhoff On Acid with Houdini Light Machine, After Nations at Riot Room 9 PM $7
Saturday, July 18th
Global Dance Festival feat. Flosstradamus, Seven Lions, etc. at The Midland 7:30 PM $45
The Sluts with Nicholas St. James, Approach at Replay Lounge 10 PM $3
Sunday, July 19th
Danzig with Pennywise, Cancer Bats, Hellevate at The Midland 7:30 PM $35
Punk’s answer to Elvis, Metal’s answer to Frank Sinatra and one of rock music’s biggest living legends. The incomparable Danzig returns to Kansas City with an eclectic lineup sure to please fans of all genres!
Shai Hulud with Ghost Key, Cryptodira, Smash The State, Uberficker at Riot Room 8 PM $10
Cold War Kids at Crossroads KC 8 PM $21.50
The Appleseed Cast with Annabel, Coaster, Adjy at Riot Room 8 PM $12