May 12, 2020

Amado Espinoza and his
‘Junkyard Orchestra’:
Best of KC 2019

Our annual Best of Kansas City 2019 issue is out now. Go grab a copy. Alternatively, you can browse the results of the readers’ poll here. […]
May 12, 2020

Making Music from a Pile of Junk

If you’ve ever investigated the contents of an old garage, you might spot discarded PVC pipe, some old bike valves, a faucet, an unmatched kitchen glove, […]
May 12, 2020

Hear the artist hustle of
Amado Espinoza

Whether directing a contemporary indigenous stage performance, covering the Beatles classic Elanor Rigby with a pan flute and charango for TEDxKC or creating a diatonically-tuned bendy-straw, […]
May 12, 2020

Honors: Amado Espinoza

Multitalented musician mines his Bolivian roots. From PorchFestKC to the Performing Arts Center, Amado Espinoza and Karen Lisondra have boldly enlivened KC’s cultural and arts scene […]