The Morning News Post in Which We Give in to Ritual
What’s Going on Thursday April 18, 2013:
BB’s Lawnside BBQ: Levee Town @ 7:30pm
The Blue Room: Kansas City/Hanover Germany Sister Cities Jam Session
The Bottleneck: Kelley Hunt @ 8pm
The Bottleneck: Spoonfed Tribe @ 11pm
The Brick: The Phillistines, and Amy Farrand and the Gospel Sensation
Coda Bar & Grill: Open Mic with Teague Hayes @ 8pm
Czar Bar: Pegi Young & the Survivors, the Blackbird Revue, and Eric Murphy @ 7:30
Davey’s Uptown Ramblers Club: The UFO Show Presents Next 2 the Tracks @ 8pm
Eighth Street Taproom: The Lucky and Mr. and the Mrs. @ 10pm
The Jackpot: Jukebox the Ghost, and Pretty & Nice @ 9pm
KC Improv: Harland Williams @ 7:30pm
Jerry’s Bait Shop: Jason Kayne @ 9pm
The Kill Devil Club: Brandon Draper @ 9pm
Knuckleheads: Atlantic Express and Hal Wakes @ 6:30pm
The Levee: Live Reggae with AZ one @ 9:30pm
The Phoenix: Damon Parker @ 7pm
recordBar: Tytus, Supa Dave & Keed, Da Animal, Star B, Koud Sity, Milli Mocha @ 10pm
recordBar: Waterworld, Margo May, and Matt Huff @ 10pm
Replay Lounge: Radkey, Stiff Middle Fingers, and Ponyboy
The Riot Room: Pretty, Kitten Tits, and Going to Hell in a Leather Jacket @ 8pm
Uptown Arts Bar: Megan Birdsall @ 7:30
Yesterday’s News, Today:
The Appleseed Cast’s Illumination Ritual is streaming in its entirety via Pitchfork Advance. Cowboy Indian Bear have a new song available from their forthcoming Live Old, Die Young release titled “Let it Down.” Dreadheadedslut has a new Positive Vibrations mix. Kansas City Live has video of Fourth of July performing on the local morning show. (Bonus: WEB EXCLUSIVE performance of “Eskimo Brothers.”) KKFI has video of the Depth & the Whisper and Not a Planet in studio. High Dive Records’ spring sampler has new music from the Shy Boys, a b-side from the ACBs, and more.
Prospero’s just got a nice haul of used records you might want to check out. Joe City Records, a new record store in St. Joseph, is opening up on the 20th. I Heart Local Music hearts Dean Monkey & the Dropouts Dean’s Steak House. The Deli reviews the Silver Maggies’ My Pale Horse. The VooDoo Lounge has photos from Stephen Lynch’s recent show.
Lawrence.com profiles Brain Food in preparation for their KJHK’s Farmer’s Ball performance, but the Larryville Chronicles don’t see them winning this year. The Numero Group is in need of archived photos of the old Cavern Studios building in Independence, MO.
Midland, Midland, Midland: Straight No Chaser will play the Midland November 3; the Psychedelic Furs are playing the Midland June 9; and the Midland will also play host to the Dirty Heads, the Expendables, and Big B July 11.
All That Twitters is Not Gold:
Someone should invent a drink called The Neil Young.
— Schwervon! (@Schwervon) April 18, 2013
It’s been done, all across the Great White North, each local variation of the tasty beverage paying tribute to that particular city’s native son.
Neil Young was born in no fewer than seven Canadian cities and towns
— Stats Canada (@stats_canada) September 30, 2012