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Danielle & Friends to Hold Michael Ledbetter Benefit

February 7, 2019

Otis Rush, Influential Blues Singer and Guitarist, Is Dead at 83

October 2, 2018

KCBS Annual Election Party Jan. 10

October 2, 2018

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February 6, 2017

(Reprint from September 30th, 2016, The Bluegrass Situation) 

February 19th, 2017 Kansas City FolkFest

Westin Crown Center

Tickets: www.KCfolkfest.org  

Bobby Rush is a character, the lines between his true self and his stage act blurring until it’s hard to tell which is which. And perhaps that’s the point. There really can’t be any sharp distinction, because Rush is a performer through and through, his time on stage merely a larger -- and sparklier -- version of the man he is day to day. Rush isn’...

January 23, 2017

Kansas City Blues Music lovers may assume they would have no interest in the 29th Annual Folk Alliance International Conference ("FAI") set to descend on Kansas City February 15th-19th. That assumption could deprive said music lover from experiencing a diverse sampling of genres and "lightning in a bottle" performances that INCLUDE Blues artists from all walks of life and points of view. FAI draws over 2,000 artists and industry professionals dedicated to folk and roots (including Blues) music....

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