Music News & Reviews

Review: Avett Brothers

Scott and Seth Avett at Crossroads KC on Thursday night. Photo by Jill Toyoshiba/The Star It’s safe to say the Avett Brothers have arrived. Thursday night, for the second time in less than two years, the North Carolina band drew a huge crowd to Crossroads KC. Nearly 3,000 fans packed themselves into the outdoor venue, enduring the heat and humidity, and watched the Avetts put on a two-hour showcase of their often lively mix of country, bluegrass, rock and folk. No opening act preceded them, so the Avetts took the stage not long after dusk. They opened with “Will You...