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July 19, 2016

KMHoF 2017 ballot has been emailed

We're starting the voting process early this year. Ballots of potential 2017 inductees have already been sent to members in good standing of the KMHoF, and former inductees that we have in our database. Write-in votes are allowed (up to three). If you haven't received a ballot, and feel you should, please email us at ksmhof@gmail.com with your contact info, and a ballot will be promptly dispatched. All votes must be received by midnight, Oct. 1st. The 2017 induction and concert will be held Saturday, March 4th, 2017 at Liberty Hall in Lawrence, KS.

Allen Blasco  •  President  •  Kansas Music Hall of Fame

 
January 19, 2016

KMHofF 2016 Inductees

Billy Bob and the Belaires- Beloit

Sawdust Charlie, Wichita

Mark Selby (and The Sluggers)-Salina

South of the Tracks- Manhattan

Thumbs-Lawrence

Charlie & the Stingrays- KC

The Fabulous Apostles- Wichita

all of these acts will perform live at Liberty Hall in Lawrence, KS on March 5th

Other inductees:

King Alex & the Untouchables- KC

Marva Whitney- KC

Roger Walls- Rose Hill

DIRECTORS AWARDS Dick & Jay (KY-102)- KC Wayne Rouse- Manhattan BOB HAPGOOD AWARD Orin Friesen- Benton

Congratulations to our new inductees. We look forward to the ceremony and concert at Liberty Hall in Lawrence on March 5, 2016.  Doors will open at 6:30; the show starts at 7:00   Tickets are on sale from the Liberty Hall box office (785-749-1972), Ticketmaster outlets, & www.ticketmaster.com. All tickets are general admission and cost $25 each. Liberty Hall is unable to accept credit card payments.  Our annual free "unplugged" show will be Friday, March 4.  Details about signing up for the guitar pull and jam will be forthcoming from Allen Blasco. It's important that we pack the place, so please spread the word about the show and make plans to attend.

Discount reservations for the weekend of March 5th available at Holiday Inn in Lawrence until 2/12/16. Mention the KMHoF rate.

 
December 22, 2015
The 2016 ballot has been emailed. If you should have gotten one and did not, please email ksmhof@gmail.com.

 

February 1, 2015

KMHoF 2015 Inductees

Gary Winston Apple - Kansas City

The Benders - Wichita

Priscilla Bowman - Kansas City

Dan Crary - Kansas City

Dan Falley - Topeka

Liverpool - A Tribute To The Beatles - Lenexa

Lonnie Ray Band - Lawrence

Proto Kaw - Topeka

Craig Treinen - Topeka

Directors Award - Vic Damon- Kansas City

Directors Award - Coon-Sanders Original Nighthawk Orchestra - Kansas City

Bob Hapgood Award - Kenny Starr - Burlingame

 

Congratulations to our new inductees. We look forward to the ceremony and concert at Liberty Hall in Lawrence on March 7, 2015.  Doors will open at 6:30; the show starts at 7:00   Tickets are on sale from the Liberty Hall box office (785-749-1972), Ticketmaster outlets, & www.ticketmaster.com. All tickets are general admission and cost $30 each. Liberty Hall is unable to accept credit card payments.  Our annual free "unplugged" show will be Friday, March 6.  Details about signing up for the guitar pull and jam will be forthcoming from Allen Blasco. It's important that we pack the place, so please spread the word about the show and make plans to attend.

January 17, 2015

The 2015 ballot has been emailed. If you should have gotten one and did not, please email ksmhof@gmail.com.

 

November 22, 2014

The Board of Directors met today and finalized the ballot list for 2015. Members should look for an email with their ballot soon.

 

December 15, 2013

2014 Kansas Music Hall of Fame Inductees

Beast

Bon Ton Soul Accordion Band

Clif Major

Glow

Jimmy Dee & Fabulous Destinations

Junior Brown

Sanctuary

Wichita Linemen

Ed Down (Audio House) Director's Award

Donnie and Diane Bob Hapgood Award

 

Congratulations to our new inductees. We look forward to the ceremony and concert at Liberty Hall in Lawrence on March 1, 2014.  Doors will open at 6:30; the show starts at 7:00.  So far Beast, Bon Ton Soul Accordian Band, Glow, and Sanctuary are scheduled to play.  Tickets are on sale from the Liberty Hall box office (785-749-1972), Ticketmaster outlets, & www.ticketmaster.com. All tickets are general admission and cost $30 each. Liberty Hall is unable to accept credit card payments.  Our annual free "unplugged" show will be Friday,February 28.  Details about signing up for the guitar pull and jam will be forthcoming from Allen Blasco. It's important that we pack the place, so please spread the word about the show and make plans to attend.

 

   
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