Welcome to Hey DJ, a series that delves into the St. Louis DJing scene. Get to know some local music lovers and their quirks as they fill out our short answer questionnaire, and find out where to catch them around town. Julian Kussman is DJ hobbbz, a decidedly strange misspelling of his childhood f ... More >>
What do you mean those mushrooms were "medicinal"? It seems like just yesterday we were welcoming the return of fall and trying to find somewhere to stand in the Pageant for Bon Iver. But another week has come and gone, and you, as usual, have no excuse to be bored this weekend. DJ Lance Roc ... More >>
2 and 5 p.m. Saturday, September 17. The Fox Theatre, 527 North Grand Boulevard.
Amidst the flash, bang, and noise of summer movies, there's "Winnie the Pooh", a quiet and relatively bombast-free film that picks up where the 1966 classic left off. The one difference: hipster queen Zooey Deschanel lends her delightful vocals to the soundtrack, including the beloved theme ... More >>
Photo by Jason StoffMatt and Kim | The Thermals | Le Blorr Thursday, June 23 The Pageant Only the most bitter cynic can leave a Matt & Kim show without experiencing at least some amount of fun. Sure, the Brooklyn duo's brand of hyperactive, simple synth pop isn't for everyone, but it's hard ... More >>
Todd OwyoungSalt-n-PepaThis year marks the 25th anniversary of Salt-N-Papa's groundbreaking debut, Hot, Cool and Vicious - and the ladies seem to be finding their second wind. Building on the success of 2010's Fresh Fest tour, the assiduous femcees headlined another all-star roster featuring ... More >>
Garage pop goddesses Dum Dum Girls play the Billiken Club February 23. 2720 Cherokee *Justin Torres Loop Project, December 4 Billiken Club *Dum Dum Girls, February 23 Blueberry Hill *Eikon, January 6 *The Coronas, March 4 *The Great Affairs, December 7
The music and styles of a parents' youth inevitably reappear in the music of their small children. Such is the case with Yo Gabba Gabba! Live! There's a Party in My City!. Almost two decades after rave culture's underground beginnings, it's been modified into the colorful, kid-friendly romp w ... More >>
8 p.m. Saturday, February 6. The Chaifetz Arena, One South Compton Avenue.
yogabbagabba.comA little-known fact about DJ Lance Rock of the Technicolor kids show Yo Gabba Gabba!: He's originally from St. Louis. He'll be coming home in quite a triumphant manner on Sunday, March, 21, when YO GABBA GABBA! LIVE!: THERE'S A PARTY IN MY CITY! comes to the Fox Theatre for tw ... More >>
Firebird *The Human Zoo, Saturday, January 2 *Postcard, Saturday, January 2 *Drewtalk, Sunday, January 3 *Fer de Lance, Friday, January 8 *Russell Bliss, Saturday, January 9 *Team Relevance/Murder City Players, Friday, January 15 *Final Veil, Thursday, January 21 *Luca Brasi/Shooting with Annie, ... More >>
On Saturday, February 6, the "Fresh Fest" is hitting the Chaifetz Arena. The list of performers at the show is awe-inspiring: Salt-N-Pepa, Biz Markie, Slick Rick, Doug E. Fresh, Whodini and Big Daddy Kane. Tickets are $44.50 and $55.50 and go on sale Saturday, December 19 at 10 a.m. I'm most excite ... More >>
Regular as, well, a meteor shower maybe, Bob Schneider and his band blew through St. Louis last night, staying just long enough to play a 10 p.m. show at Blueberry Hill's Duck Room.And like Beatle Bob always says (more regularly than a meteor shower), he made it seem like a Saturday night. Which is ... More >>
We find out what rocked across the country in 2007.
Week of June 23, 2004
Monday, June 28; the Pageant
Afroman's hit ode to chemical stimulation has him high on life in Mississippi
Monday, Dec. 13; Club Monastery
Written and directed by Rick Famuyiwa