Lawrence has been itching for a really good, all-ages DIY venue for punk shows– and it looks as though it may finally have one.
White Schoolhouse (or as we like to call it, Fancy Outhouse North) launched the first in a series of basement punk shows on Monday to coincide with the eclipse (they even decorated a large eclipse which hung in the basement next to the bands). Upon pulling into the dirt road leading to the space, revelers were greeted with a large sign that read “Punk Show Here” courtesy the local art store Wonder Fair while the owner of our local record store donned a neon yellow vest and directed traffic (truly making it a community effort). Inside was an absolute who’s who of the local music scene, jazzed on the recent eclipse followed by the debut of this new venue. Read more>