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Middle of the Map Fest @ Mills Record Company

Middle of the Map Fest hits KC! More info @¬†middleofthemapfest.com 5/4 Jake Wells 6 pm Eems 6:45 pm Erik Voeks 7:30 pm 5/5 Dylan Guthrie & The Good Time Guys 6 pm Momma’s Boy 7 pm Fullbloods 8 pm 5/6 Heidi Gluck 2 pm Chloe Jacobson 3 pm Scout Alexandria 4 pm La Guerre 5 […]


Middle of The Map: Vince Staples

There’s a certain confidence that comes with youth. For me, that confidence never came with insight. Vince Staples, on the other hand, has the ability to cut through the post-modern complex with one-liners that ring true in all their layered meanings. The first line of¬†Summertime ’06 is “Hey I’m just a n****, until I fill […]

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Five Bands Not To Miss at Middle of The Map

The line-up for this year’s Middle of The Map fest is frankly incredible. There’s not a minute of it in which at least five bands don’t vie for your time. When I first tried to work out a schedule for bands, I soon realized that I would need Hermoine’s Time-Turner to see all the acts […]

MOTM Fest 2014: Editor’s Review

The 2014 edition of Ink’s Middle of the Map Fest closed out during the wee hours of Sunday morning. Whether you were in attendance for Why?’s quirky indie hip-hop at the Record Bar or one of the multiple DJ sets at Riot Room or Ernie Biggs that pushed well into the lord’s day, hopefully you […]


Middle of the Map Fest 2014 Lineup Announced

The annual Middle of the Map fest, sponsored by Ink Magazine, is a weekend-long musical trek through Westport, and a cinematic journey at the Alamo Drafthouse with thought-provoking conversation as part of the forum. Earlier today, no less than an hour ago, the line up for the music portion of the festival was announced in […]