Jake’s Take’s Concert Reviews: Hamish Anderson at Rockwood Music Hall

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Blues rocker Hamish Anderson traveled to New York City’s Rockwood Music Hall as a part of his East Coast tour.  A plethora of fans of all ages crowded into the Lower East Side performance venue as the “Trouble” singer-songwriter entertained through eight songs. Joining Hamish on the stage were bassist Lauren […]

Jake’s Take’s Concert Reviews: Clark Beckham at Rockwood Music Hall

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Singer-songwriter Clark Beckham brought his Year One Tour to New York City’s fabled Rockwood Music Hall. Before he took the stage, Clark spoke with VIPs for a special “Question & Answers” session where he shared his favorite tunes that are currently on his iPhone including friend Jon Bellion’s new song “John […]

Heart Rocks the Ribbon

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Hundreds of people gathered at the Arvest Bank Theatre at the Midland to commemorate the Susan G. Komen Greater Kansas City’s inaugural Rock the Ribbon concert. This special event celebrated the strength and survivorship of Kansas City’s breast cancer survivors. Headlining the concert was four-time Grammy nominated rock group Heart. For […]

The Piano Man returns to Kansas City

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Celebrated piano man Billy Joel took a break from his Madison Square Garden residency show and returned to the Sprint Center. This marked the third time that the six-time Grammy-winning singer-songwriter performed at the Sprint Center. He previously performed at the venue in December 2007 (during its inaugural season) and returned […]

Drew Six debuts “The Bull” at the Kill Devil Club

      By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Country rocker Drew Six unleashed his latest project in front of a packed house at the Kill Devil Club in Kansas City’s Power and Light District. Over 300 of Drew Six’s friends, family and fans squeezed into PNL’s jazz club to hear the KC Metro fan-favorite artist deliver […]

Fleetwood Mac’s “Rumours” line-up reunites at the Sprint Center

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com I was eight-years-old when my dad introduced me to Fleetwood Mac. When I first heard their 1997 live album, The Dance, I became an instant fan and as time went on…they became my Beatles. I have seen Fleetwood Mac twice as a foursome in 2009 and 2013 (both shows were respectively […]

Chris Mann & Oleta Adams bring the holidays to Kansas City

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com The holiday spirit is in full swing in Kansas City! Over a thousand people flocked to the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts’ Helzberg Hall to welcome home two incomparable local artists: Wichita’s native son and current star of the Phantom of the Opera North America Tour, Chris Mann, and Grammy-nominated […]

Chris Mann soars at the Midland by AMC

By: Jacob Elyachar Recording artist Chris Mann returned to Kansas City for an incredible homecoming concert at the Midland by AMC. He opened the concert with his brand-new single: “Unless You Mean It” that contained spellbinding vocals and set the mood for the 90-minute show. Next, Chris performed his cover of Coldplay’s “Viva La Vida,” […]

Eric Clapton storms Oklahoma City

By: Jacob Elyachar The music legend’s USA-European tour stopped in Oklahoma City’s Chesapeake Energy Arena for a phenomenal night of entertainment. Before Mr. Clapton hit the stage, his opening act: The Wallflowers took the stage to perform a mini set of their tunes but ran into several problems during their duration on stage. Throughout the […]

Pentatonix rocks the Midland

By: Jacob Elyachar The Sing-Off winners treated hundreds of fans to an incredible show at the Midland Theatre in Kansas City. The quintet put on an amazing hour-and-15 minute set that showcased the group at its finest. They opened the show with their mash-up of two of Swedish House Mafia’s biggest hits: “Save the World” […]

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