21 Free Musical Performances Throughout April at Wu

Wu Music

Washubrn University Department of Music and Theatre are hosting 21 musical performances throughout the month of April featuring music students and faculty. The public is invited and all concerts are free. Majority of concerts will take place at White Concert Hall located on Washburn University Campus – see list below. APRIL 5 @ 4:30p | White Concert HallColeman Hawkins Jazz Festival and...

Switch in Time at TPAC

Switch in Time

A new local concert series begins April 7 featuring Switch in Time at Topeka Performing Arts Center. ABOUT THE BAND Band members are accomplished classic rock musicians who perform some of the great hits of the band Chicago, Santana, Phil Collins and many more. Switch in Time promises a full concert experience with lights and sound. “These masters of music are bringing their full jam to rock your...

New Black Owned Radio Station Brings the Culture to Top City

969 The Beat

New R&B, Hip-Hop, and Throwbacks Station Launches For Topeka, Lawrence Audiences  TOPEKA/LAWRENCE –  The new number one radio station for R&B, Hip-Hop, and Throwbacks in Topeka and Lawrence launched earlier this month by playing 1,969 Beats In A Row, broadcasting at 96.9 KQRB-FM and streaming worldwide at 969TheBeat.com. The new station is owned by Intrepid Companies LLC. Intrepid’s...

It takes a village: Concert for a Child

Concert for a Child 2022

Hear world-renown (and Topeka native) fingerstyle guitarist Andy McKee live in concert Friday, August 26 at Topeka Performing Arts Center. “Concert for a Child” is a benefit for Capper Foundation and this August marks the second year for the event. Building on last year, McKee will be joined with two other phenomenal musicians and funds will benefit Topeka Performing Arts Center, in...

Lunch with Anna p.s.

Anna p.s. Headshot

A warm Wednesday afternoon on the Wheel Barrow patio. We talked a while before I could get my audio recorder to work on my phone. I said I was fine sitting outside but was definitely starting to sweat and she’s sitting across from me cool as a cucumber. As an avid cyclist Anna love to be outside. By avid cyclist, I mean she road 24 consecutive days until she got sick. Completing 700 of the little...


Underground Instrament Repair

IT’S BIGGER THAN MUSIC; IT’S RESTORATION Throughout the aggressively irritating pandemic, a lot of local businesses have unfortunately had to close shop. However, things have continued to be on the upswing for a certain artistic entrepreneur. Denton Kahler, 35, is the founder and CEO of Underground Instrument Repair, a company that can fix your or your child’s broken instrument in a...

Summertime Blues in Gage Park


Topeka Blues Society is back for another season of FREE concerts in Gage Park. Join them on the third Wednesday of the month to hear some phenomenal blues musicians. Show time is 7p. Location is Gage Park Amphitheater. SCHEDULE: JUNE 15: The Josh Vowell BandJULY 20: Stranded in the CityAUGUST 17: Stone Cutters UnionSEPTEMBER 14: Mark & The Sharks NOTE ABOUT THE SHOW: Sponsored / presented by...

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