A strew of lo-fi-loving hipsters filled The Metro theatre last week as Californian surf-rock group, Best Coast, took the stage for their headlining Falls and Southbound sideshow. 437 more words
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Introduction: Like a shot of adrenaline to the heart, “Pulp Fiction” changed the movie landscape when it opened on Oct. 14, 1994. Quentin Tarantino’s ode to crime and pop-culture was a bold new cinematic vision in a decade that badly needed one. 67 more words
The Sedgwick County Historical Museum was rockin’ and rollin’ on Tuesday night, which somehow seemed sadly appropriate.
Headlining a fundraiser for the elegant but cash-strapped museum was Los Straitjackets, a crack surf rock quartet clad in matching black suits and skinny black ties with Mexican wrestling masks, and Deke Dickerson, a famously ferocious rockabilly guitarist wearing a brand new cowboy hat acquired just down the street at Hatman Jack’s Wichita Hat Works, and it made for quite a commotion. 707 more words
The Cabana Kids are a New York six piece band, their new tantalising EP “The Birds and the Bees” is a five song Indie Pop Surf Rock group, the band have been stirring up a buzz locally, plus the recent acclaimed debut single “Just Let Me know” on Small Plates Records, with swirling organs acoustic guitars and gentle beats and a delicious retro feel with surf balladry, though early days this band have the potential to make a big statement.