The hip-hop show "Tornado Alley" brought XV and eight supporting acts to a packed Rock Island Live on Wednesday, June 4. XV brought the storm front and each one of the other eight "cells" performing broke off and whipped the crowd into a frenzy.
The late J Dilla is reexperienced in a traveling show.
Don't think you've heard of J Dilla? Think again. The Detroit hip hop producer known by many different monikers — MC Silk, John Doe, Jay Dee or most recognized, J Dilla — passed after complications from Lupus in 2006 at age 32.
In Newton just before dusk on May 10, the crowd at the Newton Fox Theatre was ready to be wowed by John Scofield, a man who has performed with the likes of Miles Davis and Charles Mingus to name a few.
The One Second at a Time Foundation will kick off its Jacob Jam on Saturday, May 3, to raise money and awareness for victims of a rare and often fatal nervous system tumor that usually affects children.
Need a soundtrack for a trek out to your friend's ranch? I listened to the Vine Brothers second release and found it to be a nice complement to the cloudy, rolling Flint Hills bustling with a new batch of steers.
Sample based, predominantly electric guitar music, Francis Moss comes from the burgeoning, prolific mastermind behind Air House, Solagette and Wonder Revolution to name a few projects David Lord has been involved in starting.