Kansas City/ Arts & Culture
Published on May 23, 2019
4 great music events in Kansas City this weekendPhoto: Kyle Wong/Unsplash

If you love live music, there's no time like the present when it comes to getting out and about in Kansas City. Here are the local shows worth checking out this weekend.

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Mansion in the Park Concert

From the event description:

Th!s is back at everyone‘s favorite concert venue: our own tenor Gary’s Mansion in the Park. Come enjoy your favorite Th!s songs while taking in the splendor of a historic mansion in one of the country’s largest urban park systems. Tickets are free but donations will be accepted at the door.

When: Saturday, May 25, 4-5:30 p.m.
Where: Mansion in the Park, 6700 Elmwood Ave.
Admission: Free

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Devastation On The Nation Tour 2019

From the event description:

Devastation On The Nation Tour with Dark Funeral, Belphegor, Incantation, Hate, Vale of Pnath, and Nightmarer! Come rock out on Saturday. Tickets are $31 and the show starts at 5 p.m.

When: Saturday, May 25, 5-11 p.m.
Where: The Riot Room, 4048 Broadway St.
Admission: $31

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Atlantic Express feat Hal Wakes

From the event description:

Atlantic Express is one of the top dance bands in the nation. A celebration of soul comprised of five singers, three horns and four rhythm players. Twelve members delivering the best collection of soul, funk and R&B this side of your favorite playlist. Hear high energy vocalists performing the hits of their heroes. Typically, two male and three female — each with their own sound and specialty. Whether it is Aretha, The Supremes, Donna Summer or Dusty Springfield — Stevie Wonder, Van Morrison, George Clinton or Bruno Mars, Atlantic Express has them all covered.

When: Saturday, May 25, 8:30-11:30 p.m.
Where: Knuckleheads, 2715 Rochester Ave.
Admission: $12

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Black Joe Lewis and The Honeybears with Amasa Hines

From the event description:

Black Joe Lewis & the Honeybears return with their most subversive record to date: an exploration of the sordid trappings of ego, isolation, consumption, waste, and war. Sonically inspired by the Hill Country blues, cowpunk, and the southern soul of Stax, this album charts new territory with a heavy stream of lyrical consciousness. Amasa Hines is a five piece rock band based in Little Rock, AR. Formed in 2012, their influences span a diverse spectrum from Soul to Indie Rock.

When: Sunday, May 26, 8-11 p.m.
Where: Knuckleheads, 2715 Rochester Ave.
Admission: $20

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