Music News & Reviews

Where will the new big-venue stars come from?

B.B. King comes to Starlight Theater on Aug. 17 Some of the upcoming concerts booked at the large music venues in Kansas City look like a list of inductees into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame or bands on the playlist of a classic-rock radio station. Tonight, Crosby, Stills & Nash perform at Starlight Theatre. Next weekend, B.B. King performs at Starlight and Willie Nelson performs at the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts. Next month, Starlight has booked Boston with Starship and Night Ranger and then Hall & Oates. Beyond that, the Sprint Center has booked the Red...