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A Guide to the 4th Annual Kaw River Roots Festival

The fourth annual Kaw River Roots Festival returns to Downtown Lawrence June 21 to 23, 2024. Lawrence, Kansas, known for its vibrant cultural scene and deep-rooted musical heritage, welcomes music enthusiasts from far and wide to the 2024 festival. Set against the picturesque backdrop of the Kaw…

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It’s Time for Summer Street Parties in Lawrence

I don’t know about you, but I’m ready for some dancing in the streets. May is arguably one of the funnest months of the year because everything really starts to pop off in Lawrence. Though you’ll really need the stamina for June, there’s a good amount to look forward to in May. With the more…

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Regional stars and big tours are rolling through Lawrence in April

With April being a big touring month for bands, we’re seeing a lot of big name shows roll through the Lawrence area this month thanks to our access to large and mid-sized venues. Though some are already sold out (Kublai Khan, Jessie Murph) or close to selling out, there are still plenty of…

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Expand Your Musical Palette in Lawrence, Kansas this March

Spring is on the way! That means a hodgepodge of bands rolling through the area. This is festival season for some—and since Lawrence is in the middle of the country, you never know who will show up. From experimental noise rock to blues legends, this is a good month to go out and expand your palette…

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Jump Into January with Lawrence’s Live Music Calendar

Awwww, what’s the matter? You partied too hard on New Year’s Eve? Well, go ahead and take it easy this morning. Sit down, have a cup of coffee, and peruse this lovely list we’ve compiled for you. January’s got a nice groove to it, so you can ease into the new year with easily digestible shows (and a…

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Best Bets for Music Lovers this New Year’s Eve

So you’ve donned your gay apparel, you’ve filled up on pumpkin pie, and that WRETCHED elf (shudder) on the shelf is back in his box. The holidays are wrapping up, but that’s no reason you can’t get a couple more festive flings out of the last month of 2023. We’ve scoured the region for the best New…

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