Aaron Ladage

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  • 7 years ago | Local Wire

    You know that old saying about how bumblebees were never designed to fly but nobody told the bees that? Well, that's kind of how it is for the members of Cowboy Mouth — four radio rockers who probably should've called it quits in the late '9...

  • 7 years ago | Local Wire

    Wild rumors are standard-issue for the intentionally enigmatic Reggie and the Full Effect. But if the latest Internet scuttlebutt is true, Last Stop: Crappy Town is Kansas City native James Dewees' (meaning the entire band's) final album before he...

  • 9 years ago | Local Wire

    Regardless of whether it's a fair comparison, Muse, Britain's second-favorite semi-atmospheric sensation, will always be the Jan Brady to Radiohead's Marcia. In fact, it's nearly impossible to read a Muse album review — including this one ...

  • 9 years ago | Local Wire

    Pinback's most recent album, Summer in Abaddon, is more than a year and a half old, but it speaks volumes about the state of indie rock -- and how a bit of subtlety and ingenuity can still raise eyebrows. Whereas its counterparts pile distortion o...