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Author Archives: Josh Chaikin

Trans-Siberian Orchestra roars into Kansas City

The holiday season is traditionally a time to be spent with friends and family, with food, drink, and merriment. The spectacle of music and lights that comes this time of year is often a favorite among others. While some bemoan Baby ...

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Decking the B̶a̶l̶l̶s̶ Halls with Steel Panther and Wilson

Christmastime in Kansas City brings many time-honored traditions; the Plaza Lights, ice skating at Crown Center, and 98.9 the Rock’s Twisted Xmas. Decking the halls of the historic Midland Theater was Detroit’s hard rocking Wilson, and rowdy and rambunctious Steel ...

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Kansas City Music Community Comes together for Local Drummer

Support local music is a common mantra for people to say; every national, and international, act was once a local band. Whether a band is trying to jump from the local scene, to the national stage, or are just a ...

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AMON AMARTH Announces North American Tour Dates With Slayer, Lamb Of God, And Cannibal Corpse

  AMON AMARTH are confirmed to play “Leg Five: North America” of Slayer’s Final World Tour this spring. The trek will commence on May 2nd at the Ak-Chin Amphitheatre in Phoenix, Arizona and make its way through sixteen cities upon its conclusion ...

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Celebrity guests and comic creators announced for Planet Comicon Kansas City 20th anniversary event, March 29 – 31, 2019

Celebrity guests and comic creators announced for Planet Comicon Kansas City 20th anniversary event, March 29 – 31, 2019  Discounted tickets are now available for the three-day celebration of superheroes, comics, celebrities and more at Bartle Hall   KANSAS CITY, ...

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JOHN 5 AND THE CREATURES Announce New Album Details & Winter/Spring 2019 Tour Dates

JOHN 5 AND THE CREATURES Announce New Album Details & Winter/Spring 2019 Tour Dates   New Full-Length Album, Invasion, Coming in 2019 | First New Music Video Launching January 1   Upcoming North American Tour Begins February 23 in Las Vegas, ...

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Don Felder Still Rocking Hard After a Long Life in the Fast Lane

  Though temperatures were high in Kansas earlier in the week, things quickly became bitter cold…too “cold for this California boy.” as Don Henley put it, at the start of his near two-hour set, at Yardley Hall, at Johnson County ...

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Remembering Stan Lee: One Fan’s Tribute

Flickr/ Gage Skidmore used under Creative Commons License   This week, the world lost Stan Lee. The man who gave us Spider-Man, The Uncanny X-men, The Fantastic 4, and the Marvel Universe is now in the cosmos.    While many ...

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OZZY OSBOURNE ANNOUNCES ADDITIONAL DATES ON NORTH AMERICAN “NO MORE TOURS 2”

  OZZY OSBOURNE ANNOUNCES ADDITIONAL DATES ON NORTH AMERICAN “NO MORE TOURS 2” MEGADETH REVEALED AS SPECIAL GUEST ON NORTH AMERICAN RUN   SHOWS KICK OFF MAY 29 IN ATLANTA AND CONCLUDE JULY 29 IN LOS ANGELES AT THE HOLLYWOOD ...

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“RAIDING THE ROCK VAULT” AND “RAIDING THE COUNTRY VAULT,” TWO OF THE MOST SUCCESSFUL SHOWS IN LAS VEGAS AND BRANSON, MO, RESPECTIVELY, TO BE LAUNCHED AS WORLDWIDE CONCERT TOURS IN 2019

“RAIDING THE ROCK VAULT” AND “RAIDING THE COUNTRY VAULT,” TWO OF THE MOST SUCCESSFUL SHOWS IN LAS VEGAS AND BRANSON, MO, RESPECTIVELY, TO BE LAUNCHED AS WORLDWIDE CONCERT TOURS IN 2019   THE SHOW’S PRODUCERS, “SIR” HARRY COWELL AND SIMON NAPIER-BELL, HAVE ANNOUNCED ...

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