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Writers Wanted

Love music and have an interest in writing? We’re looking for writers in the Lawrence, KS area to review concerts and cover new music within and outside of Lawrence. You’ll get into the shows for free and, when possible, meet and interview the bands! Email us at beatlawrence@gmail[dot]com if interested!

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The Dodos Announce Tour, New Video, Free Album Download

The Dodos are set to depart San Francisco and embark on a US tour in support of their latest album, No Color. They’ll be stopping at The Bottleneck in Lawrence on September 25th. They’ve also released a live album entitled Live in Amsterdam which was, obviously, recorded in (wait for it….) Amsterdam. You can register to win […]

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Generationals Fall Tour With Mates of State

Generationals have announced new tour dates for the Fall and released a new EP. They will tour the East Coast in September and then with Mates of State, nationwide, in October and November (making a stop at The Record Bar in nearby Kansas City, MO on November 15th). The new EP Medium Rarities features the […]

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Watch the Throne…exclusively at iTunes?

  “Watch the Throne Be Sold Exclusively.” That’s what independent record store owners probably think Jay-Z and Kanye West’s new album is called. The rappers have upset independent record store owners across the United States. “Watch the Throne”, Jay and Kanye’s highly anticipated collaborative album, is set to be released on August 12th. However, last week a […]

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This Weekend: Spring into Summer at Jackpot & Replay

Saturday, May 21st Only $5 bucks for a wrist band that gets you into the Replay and The Jackpot! All Day! Here is the full schedule: Replay Patio: The Hips (6:00 – 6:45) Colony Collapse (7:00 – 7:45) Hospital Ships (8:00 – 8:45) @hospitalships Danny Pound Band (9:00 – 9:45) Fourth Of July (10:00 – […]

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Queen of Rockabilly, Wanda Jackson, coming to Lawrence

Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, Wanda Jackson, will be hitting the Granada stage Wednesday night. Show starts at 8 with Holly Golightly & the Brokeoffs opening! Wanda Jackson ft. Jack White and the Third Man House Band – Thunder On The Mountain from PEDESTRIAN.TV on Vimeo. Holly Golightly

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Final Fridays April 2011

A couple of items were shared on our Facebook page that you should check out this Friday. Quitoxic will be performing in front of the Lawrence Arts Center on Friday Quixotic – March 2011 Promo Reel from Quixotic Fusion on Vimeo. Also be sure to check out the Lawrence Art Party at the Hobbs Taylor […]

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White Denim New Video, Coming to Jackpot

Free download: White Denim-Anvil Everything For fans that didn’t get to witness one of their 6 blazing performances at SXSW or their recent appearance at Jack White’s Third Man Records in Nashville, White Denim proudly announces the second leg of their much-anticipated North American For D tour.  After finishing up in the southwest region of the country, the Austin […]

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Cold War Kids – Louder Than Ever

The Cold War Kids first came to the Bottleneck in Lawrence in October of 2006. All of 5 people were there to see them. They came back five months later and the Bottleneck was packed. They’re hitting up the Granada this time on March 9th. Will you be there? Cold War Kids iTunes pre-order – […]

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Little Dragon – My Step Video

Little Dragon are fresh off their world tour w/ Gorillaz & De La Soul and back in North America for a furious solo tour of their own, finishing what they started in front of packed crowds back in the Spring of 2010. Many of the dates are selling quickly in anticipation of fans hearing new […]

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