This week yields plenty of stops from artists all across the board including the Tontons, Tame Impala, Pretty Lights, Barenaked Ladies and Minus the Bear. Keep reading for our critics' recommendations for the week, and as always, remember to peruse our concert calendar for more options.
Here again: every newly announced show for the week! On page one you'll find a quick list of shows that particularly caught our attention, followed by embedded YouTube videos; there, you can check out some of the artists you may not be familiar with. Page two contains our complete listing of new sho ... More >>
The Hive Dwellers | Woodsman | Sleep In Sundays Luminary Arts Center, 3/27/12 It is hard to underestimate just how influential Calvin Johnson has been over the past three decades. Since 1982, he has been the proprietor of K Records, a label that has been involved with some big names (Beck, Jon Spe ... More >>
* = coming to town, = local Euclid Records 1. Arcade Fire - The Suburbs 2. Black Crowes - Croweology* 3. Mumford & Sons - Sigh No More 4. Black Keys - Brothers 5. Wolf Parade - Expo 86* 6. Jack Johnson - To The Sea 7. Tom Petty - Mojo 8. Devo - Something For Everybody 9. Sher ... More >>
Last night, Harper Simon wasn't received as the lauded prodigal son of a folk-rock and songwriting legend. He was another unknown, paying his dues in an empty room. Although he played to an indifferent audience, Simon led a group of top-notch players in extended rock breakdowns of his recent debut a ... More >>
Victoria mines an unlikely chemistry.
9 p.m. Wednesday, March 28. Off Broadway (3509 Lemp Avenue).
7:30 p.m. Friday, January 19. The Acoustic Café at the West County YMCA (16464 Burkhardt Place, Chesterfield).
A gang of elderly, seedy Mississippi bluesmen come to your home...in DVD form
MapleHood Rekkids will rock for food; R.I.P., Mike Blake.
Fever to Tell (Interscope)
The noise-rock dreadnought is reunited, and it feels so good
9/11 was supposed to sound the death knell for irony -- so what's gonna happen to Money Mark?
Week of May 1, 2002
The RFT Music Awards lets you be the judge
Saturday, Sept. 8; Creepy Crawl
Friday, Dec. 29; Mississippi Nights
The Fat Possum Juke Joint Caravan is bringing songs of anger, misery and lust to Blueberry Hill -- and you'd be a fool to miss it
Saturday, Feb. 12; Side Door
DJ-cum-producer Dan "the Automator" Nakamura finds his musical niche
So ... How's Your Girl? (Tommy Boy)