Despite the the already high temperature, LA band Fitz and the Tantrums raised the thermometer a few more degrees, wowing the small but enthusiastic crowd with their soulful indie pop. The energetic performances by Noelle Scaggs and Michael Fitzpatrick were non-stop and the electric chemistry between the two kept everyone enthralled. The hour-twenty minute set included songs from their forthcoming album which they finished just four days ago and is due out in October. In addition to original tracks, they performed covers of The Raconteurs' "Steady As She Goes" and a jazzy version of Eurythmics' "Sweet Dreams." [...]
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Wiz comes through with the first video off of his Taylor Allderdice album, this one directed by Bill Paladino. "The Grinder" is all about Wiz's struggles coming up and what it is like moving through the grinder that is the music industry today, as well as referencing his favorite herb. Luckily Wiz has made it out ok, even rediscovering his style after what some call selling out with his debut album Rolling Papers . Watch below and download Taylor Allderdice if you haven't yet.
I wasn't looking for love the other night when I walked into a local wood- fired pizza place to meet some friends before heading off to Howl-O-Scream but I found it anyway. The way that waitress looked at me and mouthed the words " Dante's Inferno " before giving me one of those seducing eye winks I knew I had fallen head over heels. Of course, Dante and I couldn't be lovers without a minor change. Dante was sporting a meatball. That wouldn't do. But after just a tiny makeover we were ready. Dante [...]
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A different type of rock 'n' roll from the land of the midnight sun.
Not just a familiar feature on Elvis Costello's 2011 tour, The Big Wheel is also the title of a 1990 novel written by former Elvis Costello bassist Bruce Thomas, the only member of Elvis Costell... Continue reading "Elvis Costello and the Imposters, last night at Crossroads at Grinders" >
News Pound for pound, death metal videos are always the best, slaying all other metal videos into boring, meaningless oblivion. They're the most ridiculous, the most entertaining, and somehow often end up being the best produced despite shoe-string budgets. I have no idea what an epidural infraction is - an epidural injection gone wrong, I suppose? [...]
Reality programming is begging to resemble a Taco Bell menu. There are only so many ingredients, but inventive marketing guys keep finding ways to package them together in seemingly new ways. T... Continue reading "Crossroads KC at Grinder's Stretch has got his own TV show, 'Hungry Men at Work'" >
Hmm. We noticed that concrete seems to be replacing the infamous wood chips at Crossroads KC behind Grinders at 18th and Oak. Could the Crossroads' outdoor venue be undergoing a bit of a face-lif... Continue reading "Are the wood chips at Crossroads KC at Grinders no more?" >
ScionLAB is hosting a benefit for the disaster victims in Japan. Part of the benefit is a raffle -- tickets are $5 -- to win two tickets to every show at Crossroads KC this summer. (Right now, th... Continue reading "Win tickets to every show at Crossroads KC at Grinder's by giving money to Japan" >
Sultry, sassy, and undeniably sexy, St. James’ debut is deliciously dirty – in a very good way!
The bookers at Crossroads KC behind Grinders have just sent out the venue's summer lineup thus far. It's pretty much what you'd expect -- very hippie-outdoor-fest with some '90s mixed in and etc. Unti... Continue reading "Crossroads KC Summer Lineup offers at least one surprise so far." >
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