Kent’s Outpost Live performance Club evolves all over again

The Outpost Manager Fran Bishop turns on the lights near the state at the Kent concert venue.

The Outpost has viewed numerous adjustments over the several years.

For a lot more than fifty percent a century, the Kent live performance location has hosted reside leisure − usually steel and state acts in new decades.

Now it truly is growing its offerings, partnering with a meals seller and upgrading its facility and devices to try out to diversify its audience and thrive in the course of a tough time for are living songs venues.

Supervisor Fran Bishop stated the business enterprise is performing what ever it can to be one of the very best venues in Larger Akron.

“We have obtained hip hop now. That’s not a thing we did prior to,” Bishop stated. “We have acquired a great deal additional indie rock and different. Like when you have metallic and really hard rock, you sort of have a certain crowd, but indie and different expands that a tiny little bit.”