By RFT Music
By Drew Ailes
By Bob McMahon
By Allison Babka
By Kelsey McClure
By Carolina de Busto
By Ben Westhoff and Sarah Purkrabek
By Steve Brennan
Just a reminder: The RFT Music Awards Showcase takes place on Sunday, June 3, from 2 p.m. until after midnight in the Loop. Balloting is now hopping on our Web site (www.riverfronttimes.com/poll/musicawards07), so go cast your votes for your favorite St. Louis musicians. Voting will go until the day of the showcase, so spread the word!
And, as an added incentive: This year, the top three vote-getters overall are going to perform at our newly reinstated music awards presentation, which will take place on Tuesday, June 12, from 7 p.m. to midnight at the Pageant. Oh, and don't forget to hit up our MySpace page: www.myspace.com/rftmusicawards2007.
Below, you'll find the schedule of performers for the Sunday showcase. As always, these are subject to change.
Main Stage (Leland and Delmar), starting at 2 p.m.: Rats and People, Magnolia Summer, Gentleman Auction House, 7 Shot Screamers
Market in the Loop (outdoor stage), starting at 2 p.m.: The Vultures, Casey Reid, Johnny O & the Jerks, The Daybreak Boys
Blueberry Hill's Duck Room, starting at 6 p.m.: Shame Club, Heroes of the Kingdom, Ghost in Light, Spark Thugs, Target Market, The Conformists
Blueberry Hill's Elvis Room, starting at 7 p.m.: Midwest Avengers, DJ Needles, Nite Owl, DJ Mahf, Earthworms
Delmar Lounge, starting at 8 p.m.: Dogtown Allstars, The Monads, Bad Folk, That's My Daughter, Bunnygrunt, Walkie Talkie U.S.A.