Live Tonight: Week of May 11th – May 17th: It’s The Month Of May!

April showers brought more May showers. What will May showers bring? Awesome shows, that’s what!

Monday, May 11th

Lord Dying with Shard Weapons, Sedlec Ossuary at Riot Room 8 PM $10

Kick your week off right with some of the heaviest music known to man. For fans of Kylesa, High On Fire and breaking your neck from headbanging!

Kevin Seconds with Brandon Phillips, Dead Skeletons, Piper Harrow at Record Bar 9:45 PM $7

Tuesday, May 12th

The Devil Wears Prada with Secrets, Sleepwave, A River Forth at The Granada 7:30 PM $23

One of the more popular bands from the American melodic metalcore explosion in the mid 2000′s, The Devil Wears Prada might as well call the Kansas City area their second home. Performing their highly regarded “Zombie” EP in its entirety, this is a show you can’t afford to miss!

Ancient River with The Myrrors, Monta at Odds at Record Bar 9:45 PM $7

Wednesday, May 13th

Action Bronson with The Alchemist, Meyhem Lauren at Liberty Hall 8 PM $30

Don’t let the bulky guy with a gigantic beard fool you – Action Bronson is one of the most lauded rappers in the genre today. Fresh off the release of his latest album “Mr. Wonderful,” Action Bronson won’t be playing venues as intimate as Liberty Hall for too much longer!

Holy Wave with Heaters, The Conquerors, El Ray-Tones at Riot Room 8 PM $10

San Fermin with Heidi Lynn Gluck at Record Bar 9:30 PM $13

Thursday, May 14th

Y&T with The Problems, Bad Wheels at The Scene 6:30 PM $15

The Philistines with The People’s Punk Band, Delicious Friction & more at Record Bar 9:45 PM $10

Second Hand King with Farout, Domineko, Schwervon!, Red Kate & more at Riot Room 9 PM $10

Friday, May 15th

Beck with Willie Nelson & Family at Starlight Theater 8 PM $45

Two legendary artists are teaming up for one night only in Kansas City – this is the only time on each of their respective tours that they’re performing on one stage on the same night! This once in a lifetime event will be remembered for ages.

Smallpools with Hunter Hunted at Record Bar 7 PM $15

Chris Meck & The Guilty Birds with The MGD’s, Maria The Mexican at Riot Room 9 PM $8

Saturday, May 16th

Anaal Nathrakh with Incite, Secrets of the Sky, Dark Apostle, Nefirum, Contraktor at Riot Room 2 PM $5

Anaal Nathrakh is the hardest-hitting, most evil band in the history of man. If the future is a bleak, 1984-esque world filled with death-dealing machines, Anaal Nathrakh is the soundtrack to that future. On their first ever US tour, this is the greatest show to hit Kansas City in the history of the area. Blood will be shed.

Samantha Fish Record Release Show with Katy Guillen & The Girls at Knuckleheads 9 PM $17.50

Dog Fashion Disco with Beebs & Her Money Makers at Riot Room 11 PM $10

Diarrhea Planet with Left & Right, The Author And The Illustrator, Sundiver at Riot Room 8 PM $10

Cartel with Team*, Driver Friendly at The Granada 8 PM $18

A Light Within with Leering Heathens, Drag Me To Safe Harbour at Record Bar 9:45 PM $7

Sunday, May 17th

Aborted with Fit For An Autopsy, Archspire, Dark Sermon, Torn The Fuck Apart at Riot Room 8 PM $18

Anti-Flag with The Homeless Gospel Choir, War On Women at Record Bar 7:30 PM $18














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