Category: Kemper Arena

THE CARS bring Heartbeat City to KC

The Cars with Wang Chung at Kemper Arena in Kansas City, MO, August 16, 1984 Supporting their debut release Points on the Curve, Wang Chung dropped some notable singles including “Dance Hall Days,” “Wait,” and “To Live and Die in L.A.” They wouldn’t see worldwide acknowledgement for two […]

GENESIS in Kansas City

Genesis at Kemper Arena in Kansas City, MO, January 29, 1984 Still trying to remember who opened. Maybe no one. Anyway, this was a great show. Genesis was enjoying some of their greatest success in support of the new self-titled album, which is one of my faves, as […]

THE POLICE Ghost Kansas City

The Police with Joan Jett and the Blackhearts at Kemper Arena in Kansas City, MO, March 25, 1982 Having recently become a Police fan, this was my first Police show. In support of their fourth studio album Ghost In The Machine, they created an energy that Kemper Arena had […]