Here again: every newly announced show for the week! On page one you'll find a quick list of shows that particularly caught our attention, followed by embedded YouTube videos; there, you can check out some of the artists you may not be familiar with. Page two contains our complete listing of new shows, so you can do some digging of your own and let us know which ones you are excited about! Click through and start planning ahead.
The Afghan Whigs: Fri., Sept. 12, 8 p.m., $25. The Ready Room, 4195 Manchester Ave, St. Louis.
As Unstable As - A Survey of Contemporary Electronic and Performance Art in St. Louis: W/ Kevin Harris, Perverted, Dr. Mabuse, Chad Eivins, Fri., June 6, 7 p.m., $7-$10. Kranzberg Arts Center, 501 N Grand Blvd, St. Louis, 314-289-1523.
The Black Keys: W/ St. Vincent, Tue., Dec. 9, 7 p.m., TBA. Scottrade Center, 1401 Clark Ave., St. Louis, 314-241-1888.
Crushed Out: W/ Bruiser Queen, Thu., May 29, 9 p.m., $8/$10. The Demo, 4144 Manchester Ave., St. Louis, 314-652-3366.
Dead Rider: W/ The Conformists, Yowie, Fri., Aug. 8, 8:30 p.m., $8-$12. The Firebird, 2706 Olive St., St. Louis, 314-535-0353.
Harvest Sessions: W/ Auset Music Project, Sat., May 17, 10 a.m., free. W/ Kevin Bilchik, Sat., May 24, 10 a.m., free. W/ The Wilhelms, Sat., May 31, 10 a.m., free. W/ Greg Silsby, Sat., June 7, 10 a.m., free. W/ Brothers Lazaroff, Sat., June 14, 10 a.m., free. W/ Bruiser Queen, Sat., June 21, 10 a.m., free. W/ Salt of the Earth, Sat., June 28, 10 a.m., free. W/ Diesel Island, Sat., July 5, 10 a.m., free. W/ Lizzie Weber, Sat., July 12, 10 a.m., free. W/ Jenny Kavanaugh, Sat., July 19, 10 a.m., free. W/ Genevieve, Sat., July 26, 10 a.m., free. W/ The Aching Hearts, Sat., Aug. 2, 10 a.m., free. W/ Sweet & Low, Sat., Aug. 9, 10 a.m., free. W/ Kenny DeShields, Sat., Aug. 16, 10 a.m., free. W/ Amelia White, Sergio Webb, Sat., Aug. 23, 10 a.m., free. W/ Cave States, Sat., Aug. 30, 10 a.m., free. W/ T&A, Sat., Sept. 6, 10 a.m., free. W/ Bottoms Up Blues Gang, Sat., Sept. 13, 10 a.m., free. W/ The Thin Dimes, Sat., Sept. 20, 10 a.m., free. W/ The Southside Creole Playboys, Sat., Sept. 27, 10 a.m., free. W/ Old Salt Union, Sat., Oct. 4, 10 a.m., free. W/ Wack-A-Doo, Sat., Oct. 11, 10 a.m., free. W/ Farmer Jason, Sat., Oct. 18, 10 a.m., free. Tower Grove Farmers' Market, Main Dr & Center Cross Dr, St Louis, 314-771-4410.
Jamey Johnson: Thu., July 17, 8 p.m., $30-$35. Old Rock House, 1200 S. 7th St., St. Louis, 314-588-0505.
The Kinfolks Soul Food Festival: W/ Morris Day & the Time, SOS Band, Con Funk Shun, Mint Condition, Kelly Price, Loose Ends, Sat., July 12, 5 p.m., $35-$45. Forest Park, Highway 40 (I-64) & Hampton Ave., St. Louis.
Loufest: W/ Outkast, Arctic Monkeys, Cake, Grouplove, Matt & Kim, The 1975, Portugal. The Man, Future Islands, Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue, Kelis, Washed Out, Cherub, Vintage Trouble, RAC, Blackberry Smoke, Lettuce, Delta Spirit, Moon Taxi, San Fermin, Those Darlins, Empires, Young & Sick, The Districts, Falls, SKATERS, Kopecky Family Band, Roadkill Ghost Choir, Glass Animals, Black Pistol Fire, AJR, Holy Child, Alanna Royale, Kins, The Jane Shermans, Old Salt Union, Marc Scibilia, Dylan McDonald & The Avians, Colin Lake, Pretty Little Empire, Big Brother Thunder and the MasterBlasters, Sat., Sept. 6, noon; Sun., Sept. 7, noon, $95-$350. Forest Park, Highway 40 (I-64) & Hampton Ave., St. Louis.
Neon Trees: Thu., June 26, 9 p.m., $10. Ballpark Village, 323 S. Broadway, St Louis, 314-345-9481.
NOiSE: W/ Beauty Pageant, Corrigan Brothers, Dave Stone, The Night Grinder, Willis, Wed., May 21, 8 p.m., free. W/ Beauty Pageant, Dave Stone, Eric Hall, Kevin Harris, Kikimora, NNN Cook, Wed., June 18, 8 p.m., free. W/ Beauty Pageant, Dave Stone, Stone Hen, Thu., July 17, 8 p.m., free. W/ Animal Teeth, Beauty Pageant, Dave Stone, Eric Hall, Willis, Thu., Aug. 21, 8 p.m., free. W/ Beauty Pageant, Dave Stone, Eric Hall, Stone Hen, Willis, Thu., Sept. 18, 8 p.m., free. Blank Space, 2847 Cherokee St., St. Louis, 314-458-9472.
Peter Brötzmann: W/ Hamid Drake, William Parker Trio, Wed., June 4, 8 p.m., $15-$21. Lemp Neighborhood Arts Center, 3301 Lemp Ave., St. Louis, 314-771-1096.
The Pretty Reckless: Thu., Oct. 23, 8 p.m., $20/$22.50. The Pageant, 6161 Delmar Blvd., St Louis, 314-726-6161.
Protestor: W/ Misled Youth, Civilized, Life Like, Q, Sun., Aug. 3, 9 p.m., $8. Community Arts and Media Project, 3022-A Cherokee St., St. Louis, 314-776-1721.
Reel Big Fish: Sat., June 7, 9 p.m., $5. Ballpark Village, 323 S. Broadway, St Louis, 314-345-9481.
Reignwolf: Sat., July 19, 8 p.m., $14. The Firebird, 2706 Olive St., St. Louis, 314-535-0353.
Sea of Shit: Sun., Aug. 10, 9 p.m., $5. CBGB, 3163 S. Grand Blvd., St. Louis.
Sworn Enemy: W/ Silence the Messenger, Lyluth, Tue., June 24, 7 p.m., $10-$12. Fubar, 3108 Locust, St. Louis, 314-289-9050.
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