June 25, 2017

Drew Black and Dirty Electric just released their first full length album, Clamour.  If you like the heavier rock, this is definitely is an album you'll want in your collection. While it has a similar sound to their EP, Dead Kings and Queens, you can hear the band...

June 20, 2017

Dear KC Music Lovers,

Today is I Love KC Music's one year anniversary (June 19, 2017) and it's been one hell of a ride so far. Last year at Boulevardia, I was taking with Alex of The Noise FM about how I had been dreaming about starting a music blog, but I would wait un...

March 28, 2017

Sky Smeed is about to have his record release for his new album, Lunker Bass. You're going to want to be at the recordBar on April 1st for the show and to pick up a copy of his new album. Sky Smeed's music captures the human condition with heart, compassion, and laught...

January 25, 2017

I Love KC Music named Jake Wells new male artist of the year for 2016.  Jake Wells has an incredible voice and plays beautifully.  Kimmy got a chance to sit down with Jake and ask him all those questions you wanted to know about how he got his start, what's his creativ...

January 13, 2017

The Phantastics, a jazz, funk, hip hop, soul band, is celebrating five Phantastic years this month. On January 6th, 2017 they played an amazing show at the Riot Room.  Last Monday I was able to join up with them at their practice space and talk with them.  It was fun l...

December 31, 2016

2016 has been a year that hasn't been easy for everyone, but music is a constant source of good. Here's I Love KC Music's (Kimberly DeVries) list of good from 2016.

Albums of the Year:

  • All Bases Covered - Various Blonde (The Record Machine. September 16, 2016)

  • ...

November 10, 2016

When I first got involved in the Kansas City music scene three years ago, The Record Machine (TRM) was one of the first (non-band) names I learned. I'm really excited to learn more about TRM. Can you tell the readers a little about TRM? (Who is makes up TRM? When did y...

October 17, 2016

Calvin Arsenia will be releasing his first full length album, Catastrophe, on Tuesday,  November 15, 2016 at the recordBar.  I (Kimmy) had the honor of interviewing Calvin at his studio.  It was a pleasant evening with a beautiful sunset in the Crossroads as we sat dow...

September 21, 2016

Back in 2014 at my first Middle of the Map, I saw this band called The Noise FM, they were not supposed to be playing at this time, but the original band couldn't make it so they were filling in. Their set was my favorite of the whole festival. I remember Alex coming o...

August 1, 2016

An Interview with Kangaroo Knife Fight by Kimmy DeVries of I Love KC Music.  

This year at Middle of the Map, I saw Kangaroo Knife Fight for the first time.  I had wrongly assumed that a band with knife and fight in it, that it was going to be an angry rock band that...

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