Hardcore fans of St. Louis (well, the Midwest in general really, considering the number of people that travel in for this event) rejoice! The lineup announcement for the sixth Gateway to the West Fest is here, and it is a doozy.
Gateway to the West Fest is a St. Louis festival of hardcore punk music that first took place seven years ago at South City's American Czech Center when local hardcore promoter Adam "The Devastator" Greer pooled his contacts from his years of booking shows and brought St. Louis the likes of Outbrea ... More >>
The Return of Gateway to the West Fest From 2002 until 2008, local hardcore hero and all-around-badass Adam "The Devastator" Greer booked roughly 250 shows in the St. Louis area and beyond. I use the term "badass" rather than "promoter", because I don't think he would like being called the P ... More >>
Photo courtesy of Corbeta CorbataSt. Louis' musical history features a wealth of local D.I.Y. talent whose cultural significance has further solidified an ever-expanding reputation for true musicianship and solid attitude. Stemming from the underbelly of the river city, bands like ... More >>
Krzysztof Wodiczko's art is out for all to see
Week of January 7, 2004
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