Blake Schwarzenbach

  • Blogs

    May 14, 2013

    New Breakmouth Annie Record On The Horizon From Throwing Things Records

    The clock is counting down to midnight on a Friday night at Lemmon's. After some knob-fiddling and shot/water retrieval from the bar, the band begins its set, as some more friends and fans run back in after finishing their cigarettes outside. The next 25 or so minutes become a blur of head-nodding, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 1, 2011

    Griffin Kay on Novelty Records and the Pay-What-You Want Model

    Jon Scorfina​Often times the biggest music collectors are musicians themselves. This is certainly true for So Many Dynamos guitarist and long-time record collector Griffin Kay. We recently met with Kay outside his Soulard apartment as he was carrying a new record player upstairs. His fiancĂ© N ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 9, 2010

    Show Review: forgetters Begins Anew at Cicero's, Friday, October 8

    Michael Dauphinforgetters' Blake Schwarzenbach, front; drummer Kevin Mahon, back​It was hard to catch, but a couple songs into forgetters' set Friday night at Cicero's, singer/guitarist Blake Schwarzenbach glanced back at the band between songs and stated, "I'm actually feeling really good ton ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 8, 2010

    Ten Things to Do This Weekend: October 8-10

    While our music page has plenty of things to do this weekend, a quick note: The fun./Steel Train/Jarrod Gorbel show at the Firebird is sold out. Hope you bought tickets! Now on to some other options: All weekend: *Soulard Oktoberfest Drink. Listen to Brave Combo, Copper Box and Soulard Blues Band. ... More >>

  • Music

    October 6, 2010


    8:30 p.m. Friday, October 8. Cicero's, 6691 Delmar Boulevard, University City.

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    August 25, 2010

    forgetters -- Fronted by Jawbreaker/Jets to Brazil's Blake Schwarzenbach -- Coming to St. Louis

    In the '90s, Blake Schwarzenbach earned a cult following with the influential, beloved punk band Jawbreaker. After the band split, he formed the mellower (but no less aggressive) Jets to Brazil. After that band dissipated, he disappeared from the music world for awhile and surfaced as a college-leve ... More >>