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Judah & the Lion roar at the Uptown Theater

Judah & the Lion defied expectations Saturday at the Uptown Theater. Many in the audience of about 1,700 thought of the Nashville-based musicians as stomp-and-shout folk revivalists. Others believed that Judah & the Lion was a pious Christian ensemble. A third faction considered the group to be a straightforward indie-rock band.

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Heartland Men’s Chorus, Twin Cities Gay Men’s Chorus perform ‘Tyler’s Suite’ with message of hope and love

The cost of silence and the benefit of a life lived true were the messages of the Heartland Men’s Chorus’ performance Saturday night at the Folly Theater. The ensemble was joined by the Twin Cities Gay Men’s Chorus for “IDENTIFY,” promoting not only the acceptance and support of others, but the acceptance of oneself and the courage to present oneself honestly.

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Kansas City Symphony shines in a world premiere

The Kansas City Symphony and violinist Anne Akiko Meyers gave a loving, posthumous world premiere performance of Einojuhani Rautavaara’s final composition, “Fantasia.” The ensemble, conducted by music director Michael Stern, presented the work along with the jubilant Symphony No. 2 of his fellow Finn and national hero, Jean Sibelius.

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KC man raises funds for Popeyes employee to attend nursing school

In a random act of kindness, Donald Carter of Kansas City raised money for Popeyes employee Shajuana Mays to go to nursing school. With the help of his Facebook friends and a GoFundMe effort, he raised more than $5,000 since Friday night.
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KC man raises funds for Popeyes employee to attend nursing school 4:17

KC man raises funds for Popeyes employee to attend nursing school

Dallas Symphony members perform carpool karaoke with violins 2:56

Dallas Symphony members perform carpool karaoke with violins

Chow Town Live: How Joe's Kansas City makes its Z-Man sandwich and fries 8:30

Chow Town Live: How Joe's Kansas City makes its Z-Man sandwich and fries

'Power Rangers' (Official trailer) 2:22

'Power Rangers' (Official trailer)