Join us for the 2012 Her HRC Celebration in Kansas City

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The Human Rights Campaign presents

battle of the bands

Her HRC Kansas City
The Battle of the Bands

Sunday, January 15
2:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Doors open at 1:00 p.m.

The Cashew - 2000 Grand
2000 Grand
Kansas City, MO 64108

Join HRC-KC for its 3rd Annual Battle of the Bands on Sunday, January 15th. Enjoy six hours of live music as six acoustic and six electric ensembles battle it out on two stages at our new venue, The Cashew.

Come out and support our local acts! Winners receive bragging rights, cash and free studio time!


Admission: $20
 Includes an annual HRC membership!

Electric Acoustic

  • Smokemonster
  • Cave Girls
  • B'Dinas
  • Treblemakers
  • Big Bad Gina
  • Johnny B and the Unwritten 
  • Kendra Kissinger
  • Tea Party Seance & Monique
  • Holmes Street
  • Molly Erwin
  • Elsa Rae
  • Summer Osborne


  • Aurelie Roque
  • Chadwick Brooks
  • Berry J. Anderson (Pitch)
  • Mark Manning (KKFI)
  • Ashley Kendrick
  • Kristie Stremel
  • Monica Soto (CAMP)
  • Doug Brewer


  • Dirty Dorothy (Electric)
  • Missy Koonce/Heather Price (Acoustic)

Space is limited, arrive early - this event is expected to reach capacity. 

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Tickets to Her HRC events include annual HRC membership and support the work of HRC and HRC Foundation.
HER HRC is an open celebration of our  community. All are welcome to this event regardless of gender identity or expression.

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Thank you to our sponsors

Wells Fargo

Headliner Sponsors 
AJ Strong & Brenda Hafner
AJ Sponsorship 
Producer Sponsors 
Brian Larios & Chuck Harper
Lisa Brunner — Brunner Law LLC
Fan Sponsors 
Cathy Jambrosic & Michelle Stauffer
Kelly Keeton & Eva Brodzik
Tracy Prince
Lynette Alford, Sales Consultant, Superior Chevrolet
Superior Chevrolet
Trader Jacks

Good You

In-kind Sponsors 
Rachel Loomis — Loomis Interiors


Sanders Street Records

Bob Bond Art


So Fresh Grooming

Sponsorship Opportunities for
HRC-Kansas City's Battle of the Bands 

Headliner - $2,500
• Recognition as the exclusive sponsoring organization on all marketing materials
• Prominent signage/banner and live introduction at the event
• Reserved table for 6 for acoustic AND band performances (performances on separate floors)
• 6 event passes
• Name on all print and online marketing materials

Rock Star - $1,000
• Signage at the event
• Reserved table for 4 for acoustic OR band performances (performances on separate floors)
• 4 event passes
• Name on all print and online marketing materials

Producer - $500
• 4 event passes
• Name on all print and online marketing materials

Groupie - $250
• 2 event passes
• Name on all print and online marketing materials

Fan - $100
• Name on all print and online marketing materials

Proceeds support the Human Rights Campaign, the largest civil rights organization working to achieve equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender Americans. HRC represents a force of more than one million members and supporters nationwide - all committed to making HRC's vision a reality.

Time: 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM

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