Showing posts from February, 2013

swell is just swell

In search of House music again, last December we found the monthly event ‘Swell,’ hosted by local resident Jason Kidd; many thanks to our good friend Harvey for reminding us of this event.  We were not able to make it back in January, but after all the snow and being blocked in the house a few days earlier in the week, attending in February was absolutely essential. Currently held at Czar Bar, this monthly event promises some of the best in House music that Kansas City has to offer, and then some.  It is the perfect venue that feels a little like a cross between the old Cup & Saucer days and the post-Blues period Grand Emporium; not too big, but not too small.  The bar staff is attentive and friendly and there is a fairly diverse and friendly crowd too, all coming together for one common theme; pure, unadulterated House music. Every month features a special guest, and for the February edition Amjanda served up her special brand of o-so-funky House.  As soon as she t