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Kansas-Point of Know Return 40th anniversary- Phil Ehart, Richard Williams

With back-to-back quadruple platinum albums Leftoverture   in 1976 and Point of Know Return  barely eighteen months later, the band Kansas was assured of permanent statehood in rock history. Formed organically as a" band of brothers" in Topeka,…

Kansas- The Prelude Implicit- Phil Ehart, Rich Williams, Ronnie Platt, David Ragsdale

The first new original studio album in sixteen years , The Prelude Implicit,  from all-American progressive rockers Kansas was one of the most pleasant musical surprises in 2016. Hearing the collection of songs including "With This Heart",…

Kansas-Leftoverture- Phil Ehart, Richard Williams, Kerry Livgren

It was do or die for this intrepid six-man band from Topeka Kansas if their fourth album Leftoverture did not spawn a hit and sell significant quantities , the party would be over. And the "party" had a tab of over $175,000 in debt.. .(more)

Kansas- Wayward Songs & Dust Busters- Kerry Livgren, Steve Walsh, Phil Ehart, Rich Williams, Robbie Steinhardt

The Topeka-based progressive rock band Kansas sold about twelve million albums just off of back-to-back blockbusters Left Overture  in 1976 and Point of Know Return  barely eighteen months later, but there is a lot of quality before "Carry…