The big to-do over at the Oz and Pop's on Friday, Aug. 24, looms like a giant asteroid on a collision course with the busy St. Louis dance floor. In setting Crystal Method on the same stage as the Urge -- supplemented by Hybrid and, for actual funky cred, Uberzone -- the smart money in Sauget is investing in electronica/rock fusion as the future of big dance-music events. What's notable isn't the fact that you're going -- along with 100,000 other Point listeners -- but that this megashow bumped another megashow, the Mekka tour, out of Detroit. That show will travel to a slate of cities across the U.S. Even without the rockification, techno, electronic dance music, rave music -- whatever you call it -- is so overground you need a... More >>>
By Ray Klein
Breakbeat DJ/producer Uberzone appears at Pop's on Friday, Aug. 24.