This Friday night, it seemed like most people are clinging on to summer as long as they can – Westport was jam-packed with people in t-shirts, shorts and flip-flops enjoying a street art fair. However, the Riot Room hosted four extreme metal bands who seemed anxious to usher in the harsh winter cold that came […]
te Border Wars Episodes 1&2 are now available on one very pretty piece of vinyl SIDE A: Episode1 SIDE B: Epside 2 & it comes with Both Comic Books + CD’s!! Free All Ages Early show (4:00) The Architects & American Dischord at Mills Records Store in Westport KCMO
Shuttlecock Music Magazine is quickly becoming the best place to find news, reviews and musings on the Kansas City underground (and aboveground – sometimes) music scene. Shuttlecock’s 4th Showcase is yet another eclectic pairing of grooves, jams and slams. First up is Solomon, a KC-based rapper guaranteed to kick the show off with high energy. […]
Hey. On July 29th, we’re celebrating our one year anniversary at our current location in Westport! It’s been a year full of love, jams and awesome friends – so come celebrate all those things with us! We’ll have live beats and rhymes from Heartfelt Anarchy and some riffs and groove from The Sluts. Also did […]
Noise forever. For nearly 30 years (maybe a break or two here and there), NYC’s Unsane have been anchoring the heavy noise rock underground with aplomb. With more of a footing in punk rock than their noisy New York contemporaries in Swans and a heavier, more grind-oriented approach than, say, Helmet, Unsane has slowly but […]
Since you’ve already blown up everything in site on the 4th, come get your face blown off and/or in with a FREE show from KC’s own Westerners celebrating the release of their new album Reoccuring Dream Theme with a little help from Shortsweather. CD’s and cassettes of the brand spankin’ new album will be available, […]
Help us celebrate the launch of HearQueer, a print and online publication amplifying queer voices in music! Pick up a copy of Issue 001: Pride and take in some tunes. Featuring performances by Rachel Mallin and the Wild Type and Erica Joy.
HearQueer is a publication (online AND in print!) that is all about shining a spotlight on queer voices in music – something that is woefully underrepresented in just about every genre, sadly. To celebrate this momentous occasion, HearQueer is throwing an “Issue #001″ party at our store on Friday and everyone is invited! There will […]
ABBA — Gold – Greatest Hits (2xLP w/ gatefold jacket) Alan Broadbent w/ The London Metropolitan Orchestra — Developing Story at Abbey Road (2xLP on 180 gm audiophile pressing, limited edition hand numbered, production picture included and signed by Alan himself) Ani DiFranco — Binary (2xLP w/ etched D-side) The Aracia Strain — Gravebloom (limited […]
Celebrate the release of Big Thief’s new album “Capacity” out June 9th via Saddle Creek Records. We will be doing a full on listening party from 6-8 pm the day of the release. The event will include exclusive giveaway of a Gold Vinyl Prize Pack!
’68 — Two Parts Viper Adrenaline Mob — We The People (2xLP including bonus tracks from their EP) All Time Low — Renegade (gatefold jacket) Alt J — Relaxer (gatefold jacket) Alt J — Relaxer (CD) Asphixiation — What Is This Thing Called ‘Disco’ ? (contains LP and 12″ set) Beach Fossils — Somersault (limited […]
Here’s a special treat to get your week started right. Justin Mantooth over at Westend Studio right here in Kansas City is back with another curated mixtape of some of the area’s best and brightest rock bands. Focusing on all types of music Kansas City has to offer, Vol. 2 of their Amplify KC series […]