Fullbloods, Mysterious Clouds, Akkilles, Jim Button & The Beholders

Fullbloods

Mysterious Clouds

Akkilles

Jim Button & The Beholders

Fri, December 15, 2017

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

$8.00 - $10.00

This event is 18 and over

Fullbloods
Fullbloods
Indie/rock & roll band from Kansas City.
Mysterious Clouds
Mysterious Clouds
Mysterious Clouds delved deep into album cuts of lost 60's psych acts for inspiration to mix with their love of post-punk, shoegaze, 60's Italian soundtracks, and 70's British action scores.

The brothers' Moore from Monta at Odds have spun off their heavier leanings into a new group called Mysterious Clouds.

The music is wild, introspective and at times an acid trip for the ears and a space exploration for the mind.

photo credit: Barry Anderson
Akkilles
Akkilles
Akkilles is the solo project of David Bennett, an aspiring songwriter and performer from Kansas City. He released his first full length record in 2013 and has plans for multiple releases in 2017.
Jim Button & The Beholders
Jim Button & The Beholders
They emerged from the ether to travel upon those sacred sonic landscapes where many had traveled before them… a weathered group of intrepid souls. They call themselves Jim Button & the Beholders. Four riders upon the cosmic highway, blending sounds from various sources of inspiration across the spectrum of rock & roll, pop, psychedelia and any other aural pleasures that they feel so inclined to venture. “My main focus is to somehow make sense of being alive and to translate what that means to me,” Button plainly states.

In early summer of 2017, Jim Button (main vox, guitars) brought a handful of songs into the studio to see what he, Vincent Lawhon (guitars, recording engineer), and Jerad Meadows (drums, percussion, backup vox) could make of the tracks. After rapidly finishing nine songs (with Jim & Vincent sharing bass duties on the initial recordings), the trio realized they needed a full-time bass player and contacted Bryan Koehler to handle the task. And so, what started as a recording project between good friends soon turned into a fully formed idea and a band was born. Many fruit cocktail towers and popsicles from the local Mexican joint ensued.

With previous musical experience in such notable midwestern bands as The Conquerors (Jim & Vincent), El Rey-Tones (Bryan) and BLEACHBLOODZ (Jerad & Vincent), the group has collectively been through the ringer and out the other side. Jim has also written songs and released solo material for many years in projects under the monikers CONTINENTS, James Button and now Jim Button & the Beholders. “I just want to write great songs that make you feel something”, Button exclaims. So keep an ear to the ground for the future of these magnetic voyagers.

Members: Jim Button – Guitar/Vox, Vincent Lawhon – Guitair, Jerad Meadows – Drums/Backup Vox, & Bryan Koehler – Bass
Venue Information:
recordBar
1520 Grand Blvd
Kansas City, MO, 64108
http://www.therecordbar.com