In a literal sense, it's possible to put Mr. Gnome in a container. After all, the Cleveland-based band merely consists of two members. And they don't seem to take up that much physical space. But pushing Nicole Barille and Sam Meister's music into rigid categorization is difficult - and unwarranted ... More >>
Jon GitchoffBlonde Redhead at the PageantThere's a certain paradox that comes with being a fan of a band: You either have to put your faith in its efforts without questioning its all-important artistic vision, or you become one of those people who eschews the new and whines that "it's just no ... More >>
9 p.m. Monday, October 25. The Pageant, 6161 Delmar Boulevard.
Margot and the Nuclear So and So's will be at The Firebird on October 13. Cicero's *The Brains, September 4 Cranky Yellow *Gun Outfit, July 28 *Home Blitz, July 25
Todd OwyoungDrive-By Truckers opening for Tom Petty. More photos here.Ask and ye shall receive: Drive-By Truckers were so good on Sunday night opening for Tom Petty in St. Louis, I tweeted that I wished the band would announce a Pageant show soon. Well, it just did this morning, for Saturday, ... More >>
Asobi Seksu -- which hasn't played in town in a few years -- is playing at the Firebird on Saturday, May 9. The band's new record, Hush, is quite good but very atmospheric; think the last few Blonde Redhead discs."Me & Mary"
Two of the Lou's famous rockers fill us in on their favorites of 2007 — and what the next year holds.
A year-end wrap-up of what we adored, what was ignored and what the new year will bring.
With a new four-CD retrospective, Rhino Records captures the agony and ecstasy of the golden age of Modern English rock.
Wednesday, June 29; Hi-Pointe (1001 McCausland Avenue)
Two days, two types of weather, two great shows