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Sidewise Interview

One of the hardest working bands in Kansas City, Sidewise has started to make a name for themselves on the national scene, thanks to a tour with Gemini Syndrome, and Sevendust. Sidewise will be appearing on Shiprocked next month. The band ...

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Butcher Babies at The Midland

The Butcher Babies have been making a name for themselves over the past few years, and rolled into Kansas City on Wednesday night, playing a short, 40 minute set for a crowd that seemed mostly into the music. I say mostly ...

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Black Label Society packs the Midland

When a band has been around for close to 20 years, they tend to rack up quite a following. Black Label Society, the first “low dough” show of the year (presented by 98.9 The Rock) was affordable enough to bring ...

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Rocklahoma 2015 Lineup

ROCKLAHOMA TO FEATURE PERFORMANCES FROM LINKIN PARK, TESLA, GODSMACK, SLAYER, VOLBEAT, BREAKING BENJAMIN, PAPA ROACH, HALESTORM, QUEENSRŸCHE AND MANY MORE FOR AMERICA’S BIGGEST MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND PARTY MAY 22-24 IN PRYOR, OKLAHOMA After a record-breaking 2014 with over 60,000 fans in ...

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El Monstero takes Kansas City by storm

What was once the best kept secret in St. Louis is now getting a name for itself through the Midwest. El Monstero, billed as the “Definitive Pink Floyd Tribute” played to a packed Uptown Theater in Kansas City, on Friday ...

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SCALE THE SUMMIT: New album due this summer

Progressive instrumentalists SCALE THE SUMMIT have begun recording their fifth album, expected to be released via Prosthetic Records this summer. The band will spend the next few weeks tracking new soundscapes of “thrilling, expansive, technical prog” (Prog Magazine) that will ...

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Felix Martin – The Scenic Album

Combining a unique fusion of progressive metal and jazz with impactful world and funk influences, FELIX MARTIN is excited to share the news of his upcoming headlining tour throughout North America! Starting onFebruary 5 in Los Angeles, the six week ...

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Carolina Rebellion 2015 Lineup

The World’s Loudest Month concert series is living up to its name, having just announced the lineup for Carolina Rebellion. Korn, Slipknot, Marilyn Manson, Godsmack, and more! Check it all out below. http://carolinarebellion.com/

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Featured Artist – Crash Midnight

Today’s featured artist is one that I worked with back in October, Crash Midnight. Their debut album, Lost in the City dropped in November, and it is solid. Hailing from Boston, these guys are headed places. Here is, “Diamond Boulevard.” ...

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Featured Artist: Northern Kings

Welcome to the first of what will, hopefully, become a regular feature for Photos from the Pit, the featured artist. The first installment goes to a group that already has somewhat of a following. It’s not uncommon for musicians to ...

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