Carter: Night and Day

Night and Day Richard Carter I had opportunity this week to see one band play the Parks and Recreation Summer Outdoor Concert at South Weeks Park, or the old Funland grounds, and then see that very same band play two days later on the ancient (and recently remodeled) Wichita Theatre stage. The name of the…

Carter: Vanaprasta

VanaPrasta Richard Carter Last Saturday the Rocketboys (formerly of Abilene and now of Austin) played the group’s once a year show at the Pub alongside The Wintersounds (who played with them last year as an opening group) and also Vanaprasta whose lead singer sounds a lot like the dude from Kings of Leon. VanaPrasta was…

Carter: Sons of Fathers

Sons of Fathers Richard Carter I had the opportunity to chat with Alan Black the other day about their (the Black and White Band) forthcoming history of horn bands show at the Wichita Theatre on June 22, and I think the show could be a lot of fun. The man knows his soul and his…

Carter: Live Bands on Thursday Night? Yes, Please

Live Bands on Thursday Night? Yes, Please Richard Carter There were two live acts in different venues on Thursday night last week. The Museum of Art at MSU series at Sikes Lake featured Blues to the Bone and drew a pretty decent crowd. I got there about hallway through and there was about 125 to…