Alec Empire

  • Blogs

    July 23, 2012

    Out Every Night: The Best Shows From July 23 to 29

    Attention cheap and poor folks in St. Louis: Four of the ten shows listed here this week won't cost you a dime! Tenacious D at Vintage vinyl (better show up early to ensure entry though -- big band, small venue), David Beeman & Kit Hamon of Old Lights playing a more intimate set at Plush, then back ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 22, 2011

    40 Best St. Louis Releases of 2011: Part Three

    ​As you may have noticed, we were excited to be St. Louis music fans this year. And there is no more substantial document of the sound of this city in 2011 than the music released by its bands and artists. It is not an exaggeration to guess that the releases in the metro area number in the th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 28, 2011

    Volcanoes Heavy Hands: Listen To Standout "...And Then We Destroyed Each Other"

    ​Volcanoes released its debut full-length last week at Apop records. We talked to the duo before that show -- read the interview here. Christian Schaeffer reviewed the record in this week's Homespun. In it, he says, "Across eleven tracks and nearly 40 minutes, the band tries on mutated cheerle ... More >>

  • Music

    October 27, 2011
  • Music

    May 22, 2002

    Beat Juggler

    Hip-hop legend Prince Paul is responsible for some of the music's most transcendent moments

  • Music

    December 15, 1999


    DJ-cum-producer Dan "the Automator" Nakamura finds his musical niche