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Music

Middle of the Map Must-Sees

Middle of the Map Must-Sees

This is the fifth year of Ink Magazines Middle of the Map Fest, giving various bands, films and speakers and opportunity to bring their art to the center of America

 

Album Review: To Pimp a Butterfly

Album Review: To Pimp a Butterfly

Staffer Michael Kraske reviews Kendrick Lamar’s new album, “To Pimp a Butterfly.”

 

Fleetwood Mac Fanatic

Fleetwood Mac Fanatic

Staffer Sophie Tulp reflects on recent Fleetwood Mac concert and how the band influenced her childhood.

 

The New Way to Stream

The New Way to Stream

As Apple rushes to keep up, new music sites like Soundcloud and Spotify offer listeners unlimited tunes for free.

 

Zac Brown Band Comes to KC

Zac Brown Band Comes to KC

Zac Brown Band came to Sporting Park on Sept. 11 and amazed the crowd with their packed set list and smooth sound.

 

Lauren’s Upbeat Playlist

Lauren’s Upbeat Playlist

Staffer Lauren Cole shares her upbeat music picks, based on the music of Twenty One Pilots.

 

Morgan’s Top Seven Songs For September

Morgan’s Top Seven Songs For September

End of summer blues? Have a listen to Morgan Krakow’s September playlist.

 

“War on Drugs” Band is Well-Kept Secret

“War on Drugs” Band is Well-Kept Secret

Philadelphian band “The War on Drugs” proves to be an up and coming band that is definitely worth the listen.

 

Spring Music Scene

Spring Music Scene

A look at upcoming musical events in the Kansas City area this spring, which will include Miley Cyrus, Arcade Fire, Buzz Under the Stars, Coldplay and The Wizard of Oz.

 

Krakow’s Spring Break Playlist

Krakow’s Spring Break Playlist

Staffer Morgan Krakow shares her favorite playlist for road trips, laying out and relaxing over spring break.

 

Streaming Success

Streaming Success

Staffer Sophie Storbeck reviews three music streaming sites: iTunes, Spotify and Pandora. Each of the sites are free, but Spotify allows a broad range of individual songs while Pandora and iTunes create individualized radio stations.

 

Album Review: Voices

Album Review: Voices

Electronic, alternative duo Phantogram, released their second album, “Voices” on Feb. 18. Phantogram balances their electronic feel with real instruments like drums and violins. They add them together for a haunting feeling that encompasses and calms you.