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As the national media look back at grunge and Nirvana is inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Central Standard revisits Kansas City's hole-in-the-wall venues of the 1990s and asks: Was there a Kansas City sound? And are the musicians and fans active at that time still making, promoting and listening to music today?

The Love Hangover

Feb 14, 2013

In the world of music, so many songs center around one common subject: love. But for those who aren't singing the praises of romance, there are plenty of songs about the darker and more cynical side of love. Richard Alwyn joins Central Standard to share his favorite songs for the lonely heart and to talk about his live event, The Love Hangover.

Lee Langston

Kansas City vocal artist Lee Langston has been a fixture on the local music scene for the past several years.  His covers of neosoul music have attracted a faithful audience of young urban professionals. 

KC Trivia Masters Unite

Jul 18, 2012

Central Standard is going to get in on this town's trivia racket.