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Live Music in Kansas City: October 7 – 14

There's plenty of live music in Kansas City this weekend.
There's plenty of live music in Kansas City this weekend.
Julia Freeman-Woolpert, SXC

Looking for something to do this weekend? If your plans include live music, it won't be hard to find – the only hard part will be deciding.

Thursday, October 7

Jimmy LaFave
8:00 p.m.; $15
Knuckleheads Saloon, 2715 Rochester, KCMO

Samantha Fish Blues Band
7:30 p.m.
BB's Lawnside Bar-B-Que, 1205 E. 85th, KCMO

VanHakan
10:00 p.m., $5.00
Davey's Uptown Ramblers Club, 3402 Main, KCMO

Friday, October 8

James McMurtry with guest Jonny Burke
8:00 p.m.; $15
Knuckleheads Saloon, 2715 Rochester, KCMO

Widespread Panic
The Midland by AMC, 1228 Main St, KCMO

Neon Blue
9:00 p.m.
BB's Lawnside Bar-B-Que, 1205 E. 85th, KCMO

Los Lobos
8:00 p.m.
Folly Theatre, 12th & Central, KCMO

Little Rachel & The Rhythm Busters
8:00 p.m.
Record Bar, Westport, KCMO

Cherry Bomb
Lakewood Pub, 811 NE Lakewood Blvd, Lee's Summit MO

Charlie & the Stingrays
The Roxy, 7230 W. 75 St, Overland Park KS

Trampled Under Foot
Trouser Mouse Bar & Grill, 625 NE Mock Ave., Blue Springs MO

Faster Than Hell
8:30 p.m., $10.00
Davey's Uptown Ramblers Club, 3402 Main, KCMO

Saturday, October 9

IBC Blues Challenge Finals
1:00 p.m.; $5
Knuckleheads Saloon, 2715 Rochester, KCMO

Chris Knight with guest The Bullhaulers
8:00 p.m.; $15
Knuckleheads Saloon, 2715 Rochester, KCMO

Rhythm & Ribs Jazz & Blues Festival
11:00 a.m., $18/advance $25/day of show
American Jazz Museum, Kansas City, MO

Buckcherry
8:00 p.m. – free (must be 21)
KC Live! in the Power & Light District, 1330 Grand, KCMO

Wolfstock – 9 bands
6:00 p.m. – 2:00 a.m.; $10.00
Beaumont Club, Westport, KCMO

The Clique at Johnny's KU Pep Rally - this is an all-ages family-friendly event
4:30 p.m., 7:00-9:00 p.m.
Johnny's Tavern, 105th & Ridgeview, Olathe KS

Charlie & the Stingrays
The Roxy, 7230 W. 75 St, Overland Park KS

The Longhorn Band
Timbercreek Bar & Grill, Louisburg KS

Dumptruck Butterlips, Brent Berry Band
8:30 p.m., $10.00
Davey's Uptown Ramblers Club, 3402 Main, KCMO

Sunday, October 10

Open Jam with Levee Town
2:00-6:00 p.m., no cover
Knuckleheads Saloon, 2715 Rochester, KCMO

Rockin Rock's Birthday Bash with Trumpled Under Foot
8:00 p.m.; $8/advance
Knuckleheads Saloon, 2715 Rochester, KCMO

Tuesday, October 12

Trampled Under Foot
7:00 p.m.
BB's Lawnside Bar-B-Que, 1205 E. 85th, KCMO

Wednesday, October 13

Blues Jam with Trampled Under Foot
8:30 p.m.
Eclipse Bar & Grill, 6512 Raytown Rd., Raytown MO

Shinetop Jr.
7:00 p.m.
BB's Lawnside Bar-B-Que, 1205 E. 85th, KCMO

Chuck Prophet
9:00 p.m., $10.00
Davey's Uptown Ramblers Club, 3402 Main, KCMO

Thursday, October 14

John Paul's Flying Circus
7:30 p.m.
BB's Lawnside Bar-B-Que, 1205 E. 85th, KCMO

Blarney Stoned
10:00 p.m., $5.00
Davey's Uptown Ramblers Club, 3402 Main, KCMO

More coming shows:

Blues Traveler, October 15 at VooDoo Lounge
Papa Roach, Skillet, Trapt and My Darkest Days, October 17 at The Midland
Queensryche, October 28 at VooDoo Lounge
Roger Waters: The Wall Live, October 30 at Sprint Center
John Mellencamp, November 5 at The Midland
Black Label Society with Clutch and Children of Bodom, November 13 at Uptown Theatre
Bret Michaels, November 18 at Uptown Theatre
Joe Satriani, December 20 at Uptown Theatre

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