Music News & Reviews


Latin sounds at Suede

Soca artist Kevin Lyttle will bring his Latin dance sounds to Suede Piano Bar & Lounge tonight. Doors open at 4 p.m., and admission is free. Lyttle, who hails from the Caribbean nation of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, will be promoting his new album, and the event will be part listening party, part performance. He'll appear with special guest DJ Jorge Roldan from Columbia. For more information, call 316-264-8333.

Treehouse concerts

The Infamous Stringdusters —a six-member group of young bluegrass pickers — will perform Sunday afternoon in the kickoff concert for this year's Treehouse Concert Series at Bartlett Arboretum in Belle Plaine. The concert starts at 3 p.m., and gates open at 2. Tickets are $10 at the gate. Picnics are welcome, but dogs are not. For more information on the Treehouse Concert Series, visit

Donna Tucker in concert

Local jazz pianist and singer Donna Tucker will put on two shows — at 7:30 p.m. Thursday and April 23 — at Prairie Pines, 4055 N. Tyler Road. The show is called "A Little Broadway, a Little Pop & Jazz." Tickets are $22, and a cash bar and hors d'oeuvres will be available. For tickets and reservations, call 316-722-1145 or 316-304-6028.