I founded and currently run Shuttlecock Music Magazine, an independent blog hand picking and covering in-depth the most intriguing and exciting music acts in Kansas City and Lawrence. I also host the Shuttlecock Podcast and write freelance for The Pitch.
As you may know, we curate a very frequently updatedon the site, but if you need a quick look at the week's shows you can just check the homepage on Sunday mornings to see all the best shows laid out nice and tidy for you. Have a good week, see you at the gig!
Saturday night's show at Stacy's Place was stranger and slightly more hectic than many past shows at the Hyde Park DIY stronghold. Perhaps due in part to the night's lineup, plenty of unfamiliar faces made their way into the house. In addition to the new blood, at least two attendees were kicked out (or nearly kicked out) due to accusations of sexual assault and related issues.
Wednesday evening marked the eleventh edition of Kansas City's monthly Rap Asylum series at Westport Coffee House. Organized by Sauce, Kartez Marcel, Duncan Burnett, and friends, the shows feature an open mic portion, guest spots, a beat set, and a headlining rap set. January's gig was headlined by Yanna -- a young rapper fusing queer culture and hip-hop and creating some of the most skeletal, yet infectious music in the scene.
First place among Kansas 2-year public colleges for my profile on musician Ian Teeple (of The Fog, Warm Bodies).
Kansas Collegiate Media
First place among 2-year public colleges for my article about an anti-Hillary Clinton protester shouting at people on campus.
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