After postponements that lasted nearly a year, The Who performed at the Sprint Center on Friday night, and the results were worth the frustrations and the wait. For more than two hours, Roger Daltrey, Pete Townshend and their six-piece band took a rowdy crowd on a joyous tour of the band’s classic catalog, which goes back more than a half century.
White House reporters got an unexpected showing of “The West Wing” Friday afternoon as actress Allison Janney reprised her TV role as White House press secretary C. J. Cregg — if only for a few minutes.
Country star Luke Bryan has announced his summer Kill the Lights Tour, and it will stop at the Providence Medical Center Amphitheater in Bonner Springs on Aug. 25, a Thursday. Little Big Town and Frankie Ballard are also on the bill. Tickets go on sale at LiveNation.com at 10 a.m. May 6, a Friday.
A rare piece of movie memorabilia from Prince’s 1984 classic film “Purple Rain” is hitting the auction block. Prince donned the black-and-white blazer with leather sleeves while riding a motorcycle with co-star Apollonia Kotero.
A concert musician who was not allowed to board a flight with her violin says she hopes the incident will raise awareness of regulations that permit violins and other small instruments as carry-on luggage.
Will Ferrell is not pursuing a film project about President Ronald Reagan, a spokesman for the actor said Friday. The actor had read and considered the script for "Reagan" but had never committed to developing or starring in the comedic film, which had prompted a strong family backlash.
The curative qualities of frothy pop were demonstrated by three bands at the Madrid Theatre on Wednesday. Magic Man, the Griswolds and Panama Wedding energized about 300 fans with exciting performances of jubilantly carefree music.
From Prince impressions to “Portlandia” to bandleader on “Late Night With Seth Meyers,” the comedian/musician is a regular on-air presence. He’ll be in Kansas City on Saturday at Ink’s Middle of the Map fest.
Judgmental parents, just step off. Chrissy Teigen, who is less than a month into being a mom, has been open on Twitter about the not-so-glamorous parts of post-partum life and while she’s gotten love, she’s also gotten hate.
Former WWE wrestling star Chyna died of an accidental overdose of Ambien and Valium, says her manager, who also plans to have her brain examined by ‘Concussion’ doctor for signs of chronic traumatic encephalopathy.
Nolan Gasser, architect of Pandora’s Music Genome Project, will speak in Kansas City on May 3 as part of Ink’s Middle of the Map Fest’s Ideas forum. Gasser’s current projects include using music therapy to heal, writing a Broadway musical and writing a book.
In some fashion universe, TV's fashion cheerleader Carrie Bradshaw is probably talking to her husband, John James "Mr. Big" Preston, and gazing at all of her shoes. After all, the former Ms. Bradshaw, a lover of shoes, missed her ferry ride home during an old episode of HBO's "Sex and the City" after slipping out of a designer shoe and crying out, "Wait, I lost my Choo!"