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Welcome to Creepsylvania: Ghoul Live at the Riot Room in Kansas City 08/08/16

Moments before Ghoul’s set at the Riot Room Monday night, stagehands placed trash bags over the monitors on the stage. It was an omen of what was to come – a blistering hour of death-tinged thrash metal with full Gwar-esque stage props, characters and more fake blood thrown out into the audience than watermelon chunks […]


Live Tonight: Week of August 8th – August 14th: Frank Ocean, Where Are You???

  Monday, August 8th Ghoul with Night Demon, Fórn, Yellow Eyes, Troglodyte at Riot Room 8 PM $15 A night of metal mayhem in every sense of the word. With almost every genre of extreme metal represented between the inside and outside stages at Riot Room, this is a Monday to remember for the ages. […]

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This Mortal Coil: Carcass Live in Lawrence, KS 07/17/16

Just under two years since they last played the Granada in Lawrence, UK goregrind pioneers Carcass returned to the scene of the crime Sunday night to kick off their latest tour, bringing along yet another stellar group of extreme metal bands to thoroughly put the Kansas crowd through the meat grinder. Opening the show was […]

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Live Tonight: Week of May 9th – May 15th: New Radiohead Edition

Middle of the Map Fest 2016 concluded last week and what an amazing entry into this annual festival it was. Tons of amazing local and national/international music descending on Kansas City for a 4-day weekend of chaos. Good thing you can take a few days to unwind and take real life back in – NO […]

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Live Tonight: Week Of December 7th – December 13th: Happy Hanukkah!

Happy Hanukkah, y’all! Get ready for eight crazy nights (did anyone else see that movie? It’s not terrible but it sure isn’t good) and the unofficial kickoff to the holidays this December! Watch your favorite Hanukkak-themed film like Pi (okay, so it’s not technically Hanukkah related, but close enough) and blast some Hanukkah-themed thrash metal […]

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Live Tonight: Week of January 5th – January 11th: …Hello 2015!

Welcome to the new year! Time to make good on those resolutions – hit the gym, be sure to read more, try more new things. But Kansas City concerts, along with most other people, seems to still be nursing a New Year’s Eve hangover. There’s some excellent shows this week, but remember to go slow […]

Live Tonight: Week of November 10th – November 16th: DANCE!

It’s time to dance! Whether it’s line-dancing to Aaron Watson on Friday, slam dancing to Eyehategod on Wednesday, or whatever craziness they come up with during Peelander-Z on Monday, this week is perfect for dancing your troubles away! Quick – before the snow comes in and traps us all inside for 4 months: DANCE! Monday, […]