THE KJHK EVENTS CALENDAR - LISTED UPCOMING EVENTS

Event List Calendar

May 8, 2014
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Middle Twin/ Psychic Heat/ Forrester

Start: May 8, 2014 10:00 pm
Cost: $3/$5

I Heart Local Music Stop Day Eve Party.

Ages 18+ only. Doors open 9pm.

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May 4, 2014
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Narkalark/ Oginalii/ The Lawrence Jazz Collective

Start: May 4, 2014 10:00 pm
Cost: $3

Doors open 9:30pm. Ages 18+ only.

 

May 3, 2014
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Mix/Master Music Conference and Showcase

Start: May 3, 2014 12:00 pm
Cost: $6-$10

Silly Goose Records, with Five Bar and Tables, KJHK, Ink Magazine, Mass Street Music invite you to a new music industry conference and live showcase on Saturday, May 3, 2014 at the Bottleneck.

Daytime panels feature local and regional experts giving tips about contracts, royalties, publishing, copyright, radio, bookings, promotion and more.

Tickets: $10 for all-day pass / $6 for the band showcase only

In partnership with Midwest Music Foundation, Kansas City Volunteer Lawyers & Accountants for the Arts and InterUrban ArtHouse

Showcase line-up; bands start at 7 p.m. at the Bottleneck:
The Phantastics
SUNU
Forrester
Carswell & Hope
Pink Royal
F.A.I.T.H.

Workshops & Panel Discussions; panels start at noon at the Bottleneck:

12 noon – Copyright, Contracts, Royalties & Publishing
Presentation by Don Simon of Simon Business Consulting, Inc.

1pm – Panel discussion: Radio in the Land of Digital
Featuring: Laura Lorson (KPR), Mark Manning (KKFI), Paul Chandler (formerly Alice 102), Mike Hannah (92.9 The Bull FM), and KJHK Station Manager Lucas Homer (KJHK 90.7 FM)

3pm – A Moving Target: Music Promotion & Growing Your Audience

4pm – Demo Dip: submit your demo to be listener to and review by music industry experts!

Live @ KJHK sessions with showcasing bands:

Forrester

Carswell & Hope

Pink Royal

April 26, 2014
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Bottleneck

KJHK’s 20th annual Farmers’ Ball – finals

Start: April 26, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Bottleneck
Phone: (785) 841-5483
Address:
Google Map
737 New Hampshire Street, Lawrence, KS, United States, 66044
Cost: $3 for KU students w/ KU ID, $5 for general public

Now in its 20th year, KJHK’s Farmers’ Ball is a chance for bands from the Lawrence area  to revel in the glory of bragging rights, new fans and cash prizes. A staple in the Lawrence music scene for two decades, this annual battle of the bands is a mega showcase of local music talent. The event is being co-presented by KJHK 90.7 FM and Student Union Activities.

This year, KJHK and SUA will be blowing up Farmers’ Ball beyond recognition. THE WINNING BAND RECEIVES $2,000, SECOND PLACE WINS $1,000, and the runners-up receive great promotional prizes as well.

Based on audience voting during the semi-finals show, 4 bands have advanced to the final Farmers’ Ball round on Saturday, April 26 at the Bottleneck. Those bands are: Oils, Paper Buffalo, Psychic Heat, and Westerners. Set order will be determined on the day of the show. An audience vote during that show will determine the winner and runner-up of the 20th annual KJHK Farmers’ Ball.

Doors for the Farmers’ Ball finals open at 9 p.m. The first band will go on at 10 p.m., and the last band will finish their set at 1 a.m. Voting for audience favorites will be open from 1-1:30 a.m., and the final counts will be announced by 1:45 a.m. You must stay through the final band and be present for the 1-1:30 a.m. voting period to vote.

This show is ages 18 and up. Tickets at the door are $3 for KU students with valid KU ID and $5 for the general public.

Prizes for the winner and runner-up, announced at the Farmers’ Ball finals on Saturday, April 26:
1st place: $2,000
2nd place: $1,000

An interview with OILS

An interview with Paper Buffalo

An interview with Psychic Heat

An interview with Westerners

April 25, 2014
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Dance Pavilion, Potter Lake

MAW/Drakkar Sauna: KU Common Music Concert

Start: April 25, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Dance Pavilion, Potter Lake
Phone: (785) 864-4270
Address:
KU Campus, Lawrence, KS, United States, 66045
Cost: Free

Local acts MAW and Drakkar Sauna will perform for the inaugural KU Common Music concert. The concert is the final event surrounding the 2013 KU Common Book, “The Worst Hard Time.” In addition to music, the event offers free hotdogs, popcorn, soda and water.

Drakkar Sauna dropped by the KJHK studio on April 9 to record a live set previewing the KU Common Music concert. Listen to a song from that set, “Someone’s Ideal,” on KJHK’s SoundCloud page.

Drakkar Sauna on Facebook

MAW on Facebook

April 19, 2014
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Bottleneck

KJHK’s 20th annual Farmers’ Ball – semi-finals

Start: April 19, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Bottleneck
Phone: (785) 841-5483
Address:
Google Map
737 New Hampshire Street, Lawrence, KS, United States, 66044
Cost: $3 for KU students w/ KU ID, $5 for general public

Now in its 20th year, KJHK’s Farmers’ Ball is a chance for bands from the Lawrence area  to revel in the glory of bragging rights, new fans and cash prizes. A staple in the Lawrence music scene for two decades, this annual battle of the bands is a mega showcase of local music talent. The event is being co-presented by KJHK 90.7 FM and Student Union Activities.

This year, KJHK and SUA will be blowing up Farmers’ Ball beyond recognition. THE WINNING BAND RECEIVES $2,000, SECOND PLACE WINS $1,000, and the runners-up receive great promotional prizes as well.

All eligible bands must submit their music online, at www.kjhk.org/farmersball, by March 2, 2014. In a band or know someone who is? Submit your music today! Go to www.kjhk.org/farmersball for all relevant rules, regulations and submission information.

KJHK and SUA student staff will listen to and review all submissions, and narrow down the field to 16 acts selected for a preliminary online voting round. Those 16 bands will be unveiled on Monday, March 24.

Online voting to narrow down the field to 8 semi-finalists will open at noon Monday, March 24 and close on Friday, April 4. The 8 semi-finalists for Round 1 of Farmers’ Ball will be announced on Sunday, April 6. Those bands will compete for audience votes at the live semi-finals show on Saturday, April 19 at the Bottleneck.

Based on audience voting during the semi-finals show, 4 bands will advance to the final Farmers’ Ball round on Saturday, April 26 at the Bottleneck. An audience vote during that show will determine the winner and runner-up of the 20th annual KJHK Farmers’ Ball.

Prizes for the winner and runner-up, announced at the Farmers’ Ball finals on Saturday, April 26:
1st place: $2,000
2nd place: $1,000

April 10, 2014
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Real Estate

Start: April 10, 2014 8:00 pm
Cost: $3 student ticket/ $8 general admission

KJHK 90.7 FM and Student Union Activities (SUA) will present Real Estate in concert on Thursday, April 10, 2014 at Liberty Hall in downtown Lawrence. The show is part of an ongoing series of concerts co-produced by SUA and KJHK.

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Brooklyn-based indie pop band Real Estate’s third full-length album, “Atlas,” comes out Tuesday, March 4, 2014. Before heading to Lawrence, the band will headline showcases at SXSW hosted by Spotify and FILTER Magazine. This summer, Real Estate will hit music festivals including Primavera Sound and Bonnaroo.

 

“SUA and KJHK Present: Real Estate in concert” is an SUA-KJHK Live Music Committee production. New this year, the Live Music Committee partnership aims to showcase up-and-coming artists at local venues in concerts that offer discounted tickets to KU students. Live Music Committee members pick, plan and produce the concerts – so far in 2013-14, they have hosted shows with Haim, Chance the Rapper and The Hood Internet. Learn more about the Live Music Committee and its upcoming events at www.suaevents.com and www.kjhk.org.

 

Tickets for “SUA and KJHK Present: Real Estate in concert” will be available to KU students on Wednesday, March 5. Student tickets must be purchased in-person, with a valid KU student ID, at the Union Programs Box Office (Kansas Union, level 4) or Liberty Hall box office (644 Massachusetts St.).

 

General public tickets will be available on Monday, March 10 online, at the Union Programs Box Office and at the Liberty Hall box office. Online sales will be available through a link at www.suaevents.com and www.kjhk.org; online sales may be subject to fees. Only general public tickets will be available online.

Online ticket link: http://www.ticketmaster.com/event/06004C5CD61DF3D5

Ticket pricing will be:

General public – $8

KU students with valid KU ID – $3*

SUA Student Saver Card holders – Free*

*All concertgoers holding a KU student ticket will be required to present their KU student ID at purchase and at the door of the show. All concertgoers holding a Student Saver Card ticket will be required to present both KU ID and their Student Saver Card at purchase and at the door.

Join the facebook event here https://www.facebook.com/events/226883404171075/

 

For more information, call the Programs Box Office at (785) 864-7469, and visit www.suaevents.com and www.kjhk.org.

March 11, 2014
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The Studio: Hashinger Hall

Tunes @ Night

Start: March 11, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: The Studio: Hashinger Hall
Address:
Google Map
1632 Engel Rd, Lawrence, KS, United States, 66045
Cost: 0

SUA and KJHK present Tunes @ Night, featuring Dylan Guthrie (of Pink Royal) and Lucas Parker (of The Lucas Parker Band)

As part of its Tunes @ Night series featuring local musicians in a small concert setting, the SUA-KJHK Live Music Committee will host Dylan Guthrie (of Pink Royal) and Lucas Parker (of The Lucas Parker Band) at 9 p.m. Tuesday, March 11 in The Studio at Hashinger Hall. Admission is free – and includes free refreshments – with a valid KU student ID. The show runs until 10:30 p.m.For more information, call the Union Programs Box Office at (785) 864-7469.

Pink Royal on  Live @ KJHK

 

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March 10, 2014
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Dr. Dog

Start: March 10, 2014 8:00 pm

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All ages show. Doors open 7pm.

$21.50* General Admission – Advance
$24.00* General Admission – Day of Show
No Professional/SLR Cameras. No Audio / Video Recording.

On sale NOW through the Liberty Hall Box Office and PipelineTicketing.com.

March 8, 2014
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Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings

Start: March 8, 2014 8:00 pm

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All ages show. Doors open 7pm.

$21.00 / General Admission Floor Standing (Advance)

$25.00 / General Admission Floor Standing (Day of Show)

$26.00 / Reserved Balcony Seating

No Professional/SLR Cameras. No Audio / Video Recording.

On sale NOW through the Liberty Hall Box Office, all Ticketmaster Outlets and at Ticketmaster.com.

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