<![CDATA[Music News & Reviews | The Kansas City Star & KansasCity.com]]> http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/music-news-reviews/ Read local and national music, song, and artist news, reviews, articles and opinions provided by The Kansas City Star in Kansas City, MO on KansasCity.com. en-us Copyright 2015 The Kansas City Star Thu, 22 Jan 2015 08:23:08 CST http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Thu, 22 Jan 2015 08:23:08 CST Music News & Reviews 60 Broken hearts and timeless sounds at Folk Alliance’s musical world in Kansas City http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/steve-paul/article11035358.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 23 Feb 2015 17:25:48 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/steve-paul/article11035358.html The Classical Beat: Richard Danielpour is a composer from two worlds but one mission http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/music-news-reviews/classical-music-dance/article11242790.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 01 Mar 2015 02:00:00 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/music-news-reviews/classical-music-dance/article11242790.html ‘Forever Plaid’ still works its charms on a willing audience http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/music-news-reviews/article11325038.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 00:05:58 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/music-news-reviews/article11325038.html Kid percussionists show major skills with ‘Crazy Train’ cover (with videos) http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/stargazing/article11221367.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 26 Feb 2015 11:32:20 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/stargazing/article11221367.html Bob Dylan coming to Kansas City in May http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/back-to-rockville/article11143091.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 25 Feb 2015 12:34:28 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/back-to-rockville/article11143091.html Nick Carswell finds his artistic groove in Kansas, far from his native Ireland http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/back-to-rockville/article11087903.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 26 Feb 2015 06:00:00 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/back-to-rockville/article11087903.html Ticket alert: Jim Gaffigan, Big Sean, Ben Harper, alt-J and Taking Back Sunday http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/back-to-rockville/article11082212.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 24 Feb 2015 06:00:00 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/back-to-rockville/article11082212.html Country legend Merle Haggard’s complex personality shines at the Uptown http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/back-to-rockville/article11055773.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 24 Feb 2015 02:08:25 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/back-to-rockville/article11055773.html Legendary jazz musician Clark Terry dead at 94 http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/article10924532.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 22 Feb 2015 21:10:05 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/article10924532.html Jazz Town: KC Jazz Orchestra performs Hollywood classics with a twist http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/music-news-reviews/article10710758.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 22 Feb 2015 06:00:00 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/music-news-reviews/article10710758.html Day 4 of Folk Alliance: Upstairs is where the vibe gets intimate and transcendent http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/back-to-rockville/article10928276.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 22 Feb 2015 14:21:01 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/back-to-rockville/article10928276.html Day 3 of the Folk Alliance festival is a long, memorable night http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/back-to-rockville/article10878020.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 21 Feb 2015 12:30:06 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/back-to-rockville/article10878020.html Day 2 of Folk Alliance fest features traditional sounds and the magic of Bela Fleck and Abigail Washburn http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/back-to-rockville/article10735724.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 20 Feb 2015 08:36:20 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/back-to-rockville/article10735724.html Jason Isbell sings about love, sin and salvation at the Uptown http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/back-to-rockville/article10590350.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Feb 2015 09:55:26 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/back-to-rockville/article10590350.html Unrelenting brutality from the heavy metal band Hellyeah http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/back-to-rockville/article10590917.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Feb 2015 10:06:36 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/back-to-rockville/article10590917.html Album review: Imagine Dragons' new album plays like one long pep rally http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/music-news-reviews/article10526447.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 17 Feb 2015 12:17:04 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/music-news-reviews/article10526447.html Cops: 2 shot at T.I., Young Jeezy party in N. Carolina club http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/article11810552.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 22:04:04 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/article11810552.html AP PHOTOS: Germany Young Ensemble http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/article11423891.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 05:04:06 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/article11423891.html New Concert Hall set to open at St. Paul's Ordway Center http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/article11423816.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 04:08:17 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/article11423816.html Bryan Cranston becomes a producer of 'Finding Neverland' http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/article11414237.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 22:33:22 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/article11414237.html Obama bids farewell again to Attorney General Eric Holder http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/article11405303.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 21:34:03 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/article11405303.html After 7 seasons, 'RuPaul's Drag Race' not slowing down http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/article11379293.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 17:28:18 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/article11379293.html Big Sean leans on Kanye West more than ever with new album http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/article11376824.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 17:08:21 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/article11376824.html New York exhibits mark centennial of Frank Sinatra's birth http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/article11351480.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 16:26:49 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/article11351480.html Alan Cumming, Lena Hall heading to Cafe Carlyle this spring http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/article11367632.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 15:43:20 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/article11367632.html UN says limit use of personal audio players to 1 hour a day http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/article11334266.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 15:34:05 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/article11334266.html Madonna: Hit my head, got whiplash in Brits stage tumble http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/article11329952.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 09:17:06 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/article11329952.html Bob Seger turns a page with a Nashville sound and liberal lyrics http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/music-news-reviews/article11332835.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 09:13:03 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/music-news-reviews/article11332835.html Songz among headliners for Essence's "Now Playing" concert http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/article11327894.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 08:44:04 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/article11327894.html Former pop star Gary Glitter sentenced to 16 years in prison http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/article11330774.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 08:23:20 CST http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/article11330774.html