Beth Orton

  • Blogs

    November 4, 2013

    Out Every Night: The Best Shows in St. Louis From November 4 to 10

    This week, lots of acts stop through St. Louis to grace many of its great stages. Check out Talib Kweli, Steve Aoki, Lee Fields & the Expressions and many more. Click through for this week's recommendations, and stay tuned. We'll have plenty more picks for you for the weekend.

  • Music

    June 23, 2011

    Haley Bonar/Daniel Martin Moore/Holcombe Waller

    8 p.m. Wednesday, June 29. Off Broadway, 3509 Lemp Avenue.

  • Blogs

    April 3, 2010

    Photos Review Setlist: Tegan and Sara and Holly Miranda Bowl Over a Packed Pageant, Friday, April 2

    The only people having more fun than the Pageant's audience last night were Tegan and Sara Quin. The twin sisters blasted through a fantastic 25-song set which touched on their entire career, thrilling the packed venue. Photo: Todd OwyoungTegan and Sara last night at the Pageant. See full slideshow ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 22, 2010

    St. Louis Is Getting a Lilith Fair Date

    Stop smirking: The fact that St. Louis snagged a date on the being-routed Lilith Fair is kind of awesome. This year's list of artists playing some (or all) of the dates for the reactivated all-female-artists tour -- nothing's set in stone yet -- is bordering on the incredible: Heart! Cat Power! Lore ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 21, 2009

    In the Studio: Cassie Morgan and the Lonely Pine

    (Welcome to In the Studio, a section on A to Z that spotlights -- what else? -- local artists in the studio. If you are also recording/recently recorded -- or are a studio engineer/producer and working with people -- email me, with the phrase "In the Studio" in the subject heading.) Cassie Morgan (l ... More >>

  • Music

    June 3, 2009
  • Music

    April 2, 2008

    Beth Bombara

    Abandon Ship

  • Music

    March 5, 2008

    Basia Bulat

    9 p.m. Wednesday, March 12. The Bluebird, 2706 Olive Street

  • Music

    January 25, 2006

    Punch-Drunk Love

    Aimee Mann knocks out another pop jewel

  • Music

    October 26, 2005


    Saturday, October 29; Mississippi Nights (914 North First Street)

  • Music

    September 7, 2005

    Beat Happenings

    Week of September 7, 2005

  • Music

    May 19, 2004

    Chloe Day

    Saturday, May 22; the Hi-Pointe

  • Music

    June 11, 2003

    Triple Play

    Local college station KCLC-FM proves that adult album alternative radio doesn't have to suck

  • Calendar

    April 23, 2003

    Folk Humor

    Dar Williams sings poignantly, but her sense of fun is intact

  • Music

    December 25, 2002

    Glorious Glut

    Could '02' mean "Oh, too many records?"

  • Music

    August 7, 2002

    Sounds Around Town

    Week of August 7, 2002

  • Music

    February 20, 2002

    Lazy Boys

    Everything But the Girl's Ben Watt used to be half of a soft-pop duo; these days, he's manning the decks and pumping the bass

  • Music

    February 6, 2002

    Thorny Crown

    A visit to either of the Black Thorn Pub's locations will top off a fun South Side evening

  • Music

    December 6, 2000

    Deep Dish

    Saturday, Dec. 9; Velvet

  • Music

    November 1, 2000

    Diana Darby

    Naked Time (Delmore Recording Society)

  • Music

    December 29, 1999

    Critical Mass

    RFT music critics offer a cut-and-paste compendium of the year in music. Everyone's wrong. Everyone's right.