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Monday, August 16th, 2010, 6:44 pm

KahBanged: OK Go and B.o.B wrap a big second year for KahBang Festival

Walking home early in the morning in downtown Bangor is usually a quiet experience, save perhaps for the occasional drunk or fire truck racing down Main Street. This past Sunday morning was different as people were still roaming the streets …

Saturday, August 14th, 2010, 5:35 pm

KahBang On: Zeek, The Gay Blades and The Biz disappears

Friday afternoon couldn’t have been a more gorgeous day in Bangor, and on the sunny banks of the Penobscot River the main stage of the 2nd KahBang Music Festival opened its gates to crowds of fans. The diverse line-up featured …

Thursday, August 12th, 2010, 5:08 pm

KahBang On: Blood into Wine and pre-gaming with Queen City and Cabin

With five of the eight days of the KahBang festival now in the books the town of Bangor is readying itself for an onslaught of more music, movies, and art. The festival schedule slowed down this week with the conclusion …

Monday, August 9th, 2010, 4:55 pm

KahBang On: Red Riding Trilogy comes to River City

As the first weekend of the KahBang festival came to an end, all of the focus shifted to the Bangor Opera House, where last night the first film in the critically-acclaimed “Red Riding Trilogy” was shown. The films were added …

Sunday, August 8th, 2010, 3:57 pm

KahBang On: Getting up close with filmmakers

If day one of KahBang showed how much the festival has grown over last year’s version, day two showed how diverse programming and scheduling can both help and hinder an event. Saturday was a busy day for the film portion of …

Saturday, August 7th, 2010, 2:51 pm

KahBang On: Kick-off with Hey Marseilles, Bella Ruse and Autopirate

After ten months of preparation, year two of the KahBang! Festival kicked off last night in downtown Bangor. The three different events showcased the efforts of the festival planners to make this year’s KahBang a completely different beast than the …