A Place To Bury Strangers July 19 @ The Firebird 8:00/9:00, $12, all ages. Not since ...And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead first traipsed around the country demolishing equipment and eardrums alike has a band been on a mission of aural destruction like A Place To Bury Strangers. The Brooklyn ... More >>
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 sho ... More >>
Calling the crowd slim last night for a DJ set from two members of Holy Fuck set would be generous, reports photographer Egan O'Keefe. Still, Brian Borcherdt and Graham Walsh of the Toronto electro group played on. Holy Fuck was last in St. Louis on March 21, 2008 to open for headlining a show ... More >>
Mark your calendars for Thursday, January 21: Brian Borcherdt and Graham Walsh of Canadian electro-spazzes Holy Fuck will be in town doing a DJ set at the Old Rock House. Anyone who saw the band's 2008 performance with A Place to Bury Strangers at the FireBluebird knows that the band is intense in c ... More >>
Every Monday, A to Z publishes the best-selling releases from area independent record stores from the preceding week. An asterisk after an album name indicates that the act is coming to town. And so without further ado: Apop Records 1 Lightning Bolt: Earthly Delights 2 Leonard Cohen: Live Songs ... More >>
Euclid Records 1. Rosanne Cash - The List 2. Jay Farrar/Ben Gibbard - One Fast Move Or I'm Gone 3. Swell Season - Strict Joy* 4. REM - Live At The Olympia 5. OST - Where The Wild Things Are 6. Tegan And Sara - Sainthood* 7. Chuck Prophet - Let Fr ... More >>
Shae Moseley Between songs at last night's Firebird show, A Place to Bury Strangers guitarist/vocalist Oliver Ackermann crouched down over a mysterious, suitcase-sized box with cables protruding from it. He dialed knobs like some kind of short-wave-radio operator tuning in scrambled signals f ... More >>
It was a weekend for great concerts in St. Louis. We also saw the pre-Halloween parties begin. Here's a recap of our weekend coverage.Victorian Fetish Ball at Lure NightclubPhoto: Egan O'KeefeSee more photos from Saturday night's Victorian Fetish Ball at Lure Nightclub. Some photos are NSFW (Not Saf ... More >>
Friday, October 23 *MUTEMATH/As Tall As Lions, The Pageant *Jon Hardy & the Public/Sleepy Kitty/Murder City Players, Firebird *Tribute to Warren Zevon, featuring Bob Reuter, Rough Shop, et al, Off Broadway *D. Rider/The Conformists, Lemp Neighborhood Arts Center *The Lovin' Spoonful, Argosy Casino/ ... More >>
8:30 p.m. Sunday, October 25. The Firebird, 2706 Olive Street.
Noisemongers A Place to Bury Strangers are playing at the Firebird on Sunday night with All The Saints. If you like Jesus and Mary Chain, you'll dig the latter band; if you like nuclear-reactor noise, effects pedals and smoke machines, you'll dig APTBS. (Check our preview for proof.) Local shoega ... More >>
Pop's *Born of Osiris/All Shall Perish, Friday, September 11 *Social Distortion, Sunday, September 27 *The Alternative Press "Fall Ball," Tuesday, September 29 *Secondhand Serenade, Wednesday, September 30 *Gojira, Tuesday, October 6Timothy Norris/LA WeeklyFox Theatre *Leonard Cohen, Saturday, No ... More >>
9 p.m. Saturday, October 11. The Bluebird, 2706 Olive Street.