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Album Review: Aprilmist’s “Remembrance” EP

If you were lucky enough to catch Aprilmist alongside Young Bull and Vivid Zebra at our place around this time last year, you’re well aware of just how promising a group they were. Combining elements of atmospheric black metal with a more modern take on the sound incorporating elements of progressive metal, shoegaze and post-metal, […]

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A Primer on: Weezer

Weezer’s eleventh studio album Pacific Daydream is out today. As a group that’s been around since 1992 with no real break from touring or recording, the band has been instrumental in the alternative boom of the early 90s and have a few landmark albums from that decade as well. But, as we all know, their style […]

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Absolutego: Boris live in Lawrence, KS 10/19/17

Boris is a Japanese trio that has been making music since 1992 and in the 25 years of their existence, they’ve released just as many albums and have explored just as many genres. It’s nearly impossible to define a group that leapfrogs from drone and doom metal to stoner rock and pop music – along […]

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Nefarious Orations: Inquisition live in Kansas City, MO 09/08/17

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 […]

Sunshine Trucking w/ Baker’s Pride @ Mills Record Company

Wichita soul-country group Sunshine Trucking plays the MRC stage as well as local’s Baker’s Pride. Baker’s Pride 7 pm Sunshine Trucking 8 pm All ages and free!

Shuttlecock Music Showcase 004 @ Mills Record Company

Shuttlecock Music Showcase 004 It’s that time again. The fourth Shuttlecock Music Showcase features four Kansas City acts you won’t see together anywhere else. Come hang out, grab some Shuttlecock merch, and enjoy a free show with all your pals. Primitive Future (Hardcore guys do death metal – first show) https://primitivefuture.bandcamp.com/ Iddy Vice (Slick rhymes, […]

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Free In-Store Show Alert – Shuttlecock Music Magazine Showcase #004

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. […]

Mills Greatest Hits Vol. 4

Join us in celebration of one year in our new location! Live, local music as well as Betty Rae’s Ice Cream will be apart of the fun! Heartfelt Anarchy 7-7:45 The Sluts 8 – 8:45 More details TBA!

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Party Time – One Year New Location Anniversary Jam!

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 […]

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Show Preview: Unsane @ Riot Room 07/20/17

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 […]

Sidewalk Chalk @ Mills Record Company

Sidewalk Chalk is a 7-piece band and is the evolution of funk, soul, and jazz. Their third album, Shoulder Season, was released on Ropeadope Records alongside Snarky Puppy, Terrace Martin, Christian Scott, among others. Their upcoming album is co-produced by Dallas native and 6-time Grammy Award-winner Robert “Sput” Searight (Herbie Hancock, Snarky Puppy, Kendrick Lamar, Kirk Franklin). The album’s promo campaign is being run by Meghan Stabile […]

Bookmobile (IL) w/ Schwervon @ Mills Record Company

Champagne, IL garage rock group Bookmobile hits the stage with local duo Schwervon. Doors @ 6:30 pm Show @ 7 pm Always free, always all ages!!