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Severe ‘Storm’ Alert with ZZ Ward and Special Guest Devon Gilfillian

Is it me or has this summer been wildly busy so far? So much fun stuff to do, but the ever-looming specter of time is always grabbing those grains of sand. Whoa, man. Just last Thursday saw your fantastic photo ...

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Bacon Brothers Fry Kansas City with Good Ol’ Fashion Country

  Saturday brought the Pit Crew back to the riverboats, but no gambling or buffets for us, though we did have a big helping of Bacon. Hollywood favorite, Kevin Bacon, was in town with a band he had formed with ...

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St. Paul and the Broken Bones or It’s Cooler in the Summer If You Got Some Soul

Our latest adventure took Josh and I to Kansas City’s Crossroads Art’s District to take in the outdoor sights and sounds of summer in the city. The Midwestern heat of the Kansas City summer still lingered strong as thousands of ...

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2nd Annual Bourbon and Beyond Lineup Announced

The second annual Bourbon & Beyond festival makes its return to Louisville’s Champions Park on Sept. 22 and 23 blending Bourbon, food and rock legends.  Musical legends Sting and Robert Plant along with The Sensational Space Shifters, as well as superstars John Mayer, Lenny Kravitz, Counting Crows, David Byrne and Sheryl Crow will lead the ...

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Femmes of Rock Delivers a Blistering Evening of Classic Rock to Kansas City

  The past few years have seen interesting trend in music. With the success of bands like Apocalyptica, Escala, and to some extent, Trans-Siberian Orchestra, hearing rock music performed on electronic violins seems to be the next big thing. Only ...

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Kiefer Sutherland brings his Country Music to Kansas City

    Though we are facing sleet and snow, the nice weather stayed with us long enough to enjoy an outdoor concert on Friday night. Though we were under a severe thunderstorm warning, and a tornado watch, even a cyclone ...

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G3: Greatest Gods of Guitar – Satriani, Petrucci, and Collen

Greetings once again from your favorite source of concert photography, Photos from the Pit! This latest show is brought to you by the letter G, and the number 3. G3 could also stand for 3 Guitar Greats Joining Forces for a ...

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Josh Ward: The Return of Real Country Music

It seems that for years I have heard country music lovers from all over ask what has happened to their music that they grew up with and loved so much. I have also heard them talk about how they are ...

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Erick Willis – A Texas Country Star on the Rise

This past Thursday we got to witness that hard work and dedication pay off for a Great Texas Country artist named Erick Willis. He was able to have one of his shows booked on the stage at Billy Bobs the ...

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The End of a Run – Uncle Lucius

As we approached the venue for what we knew could be the last time we got to see Uncle Lucius play live again, we took notice of the parking and crowd situation. We all noticed that it was more crowded ...

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