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Girls Rock

I’m not sure if I’ve ever read a concert name that was so succinct, so straightforward, and so accurate. Girls Rock will be taking place at Davey’s Uptown Ramblers Club on June 25th. As its name implies, the concert will feature all female acts that will rock the stage. Featuring the talents of Erin Eades, […]

Local Showcase: Westerners

The Lawrence-based quartet, Westerners, have a seemingly inexhaustible amount of energy. Their live shows are whirlwinds of incendiary guitar-riffs and driving rhythms. Once they start their set, Westerners don’t let up–pounding out songs until the venue bursts with their brand of garage rock. And their recordings bottle this frenzy well. Their self-titled debut EP, released […]

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The Apache Relay’s Brett Moore Talks Show At Czar Bar

On Friday March 7, Nashville’s The Apache Relay invade Kansas City as they unleash their stout Americana style live at Czar Bar. The guys are well-known for their live performances and with their latest self-titled album set for release in a little over the month, they’ll definitely be packing some big surprises Friday night. Fortunately […]

James McMurtry Live at New York’s City Winery

Whether he’s backed by a full band or doing his own solo acoustic thing, groundbreaking alt-country singer-songwriter James McMurtry doesn’t change his approach to his live performance. With poetic lyrics, McMurtry somehow always manages to pierce the souls of those in the audience. On Tuesday night (Feb. 4) at City Winery in New York City, […]

James McMurtry – Too Long in the Wasteland

Only a month in, and 2014 has already proven to be an exciting year for alt-country singer-songwriter James McMurtry¬†and his fans. Along with signing to a new label,¬†Complicated Game, McMurtry released the details of his next studio album, the first since 2008′s Just Us Kids. While we get ready for the new tunes, there will […]