Wakarusa '13: The lineup, Part 1

Three-dozen bands were announced today; they'll be part of the four-day festival that runs May 30-June 2 at Mulberry Mountain in Ozark, Ark. Among the names: Widespread Panic, Of Monsters and Men, Son Volt, Yonder Mountain String Band, RJD2, Rebelution, Allen Stone, Zeds Dead and Kansas City''s own Quixotic Fusion

Beaumont Club: Fading to dark

The Beaumont Club in Westport hasn't officially shuttered itself and declared itself closed, but the end is likely impending. Promoters have already moved one show on its schedule to another venue: The Jan

The best live shows of 2012

Glen Campbell at the Uptown Theater The year 2012 brought plenty of stardom to Kansas City’s live music scene. In March at the Sprint Center, the British rock band Radiohead performed in Kansas City for the first time

It's a holiday bonanza: 12 shows in 7 days

The Brian Setzer Orchestra Wednesday Uptown Theater Brian Setzer has taken the exuberant message of Louis Prima's 1956 hit "Jump, Jive an' Wail" to heart. A brash update of swinging big band jazz has provided the former vocalist and guitarist for rockabilly revivalists the Stray Cats with an unlikely career renaissance

Review: Lamb of God

Randy Blythe led headlining band Lamb of God in an ebullient, raucous performance Saturday night at the Uptown Theater. Photos by Megan True, Special to The Star A somber tribute to slain guitarist Dimebag Darrell provided a poignant moment in an otherwise incendiary concert Saturday at the Uptown Theater