This week, KISS comes to town along with a handful of other great touring acts -- large and small. A five-band punk bill promises to provide one more hot summer night at Melt, Songbird Cafe constrastingly cools down the Focal Point, Brooklyn's Fielded brings her future pop to the Luminary and much m ... More >>
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 >>
This weekend, locals the Old Souls Revival and Emily Wallace release new albums, Weird Fest stirs up Foam, and blues regulars work together to raise some funds for pups. Besides that, check out some options at newer spots hosting shows in town including the Blind Tiger and No Coast's new location in ... More >>
Springfield, Illinois-based songwriter Ben Bedford finds his muse in the Midwest - the landscape, the people, the diction, the names of the rivers and towns. Across three albums, and especially on the just-released What We Lost, he transcends local color and the minutiae of his considerable, even bo ... More >>
Isaac has arrived, bringing with it the threat of several tornadoes last night, torrential rain and some more rain. The weather has caused an update in the Big Muddy Blues Festival schedule. First of all, it's still happening and so far there are no cancellations or changes to the lineup -- Joe Loui ... More >>
7 p.m. Tuesday, July 3. Off Broadway, 3509 Lemp Avenue.
8:30 p.m. Monday, February 20. BB's Jazz, Blues and Soups, 700 South Broadway.
7 p.m. Thursday, February 16. The Gramophone, 4243 Manchester Avenue.
7 and 10 p.m. Thursday, December 15. Off Broadway, 3509 Lemp Avenue.
9 p.m. Thursday, June 30. The Firebird, 2706 Olive Street.
Midnight, Saturday, November 27. BB's Jazz, Blues and Soups, 700 South Broadway.
9 p.m. Saturday, November 20. The Old Rock House, 1200 South Seventh Street.
9 p.m. Saturday, September 4. Laclede's Landing Main Stage, North First Street and Lucas Avenue.
sliminny.wordpress.comThe B-52s play for free on SundayFriday, July 2 *311/The Offspring, Verizon Wireless Ampitheater *Whole Wheat Bread/Chase Long beach, Fubar *Mad Titans, Lemmon's *Eric Moeller And The Strummalongs/Equal Squeeze/Andy Hyland, Firebird *Dave Stone Trio, Mangia Italiano *Via ... More >>
8 p.m. Sunday, June 27. Off Broadway, 3509 Lemp Avenue.
St. Louisans could have a new blues festival to add to their list of outdoor summer music options, if a local production company's plans go through.Mike Kociela, far right, at a press conference on Thursday announcing events for downtown this summer. Kociela wants to bring a new blues festival to do ... More >>
Thursday, December 31 *List of New Year's Eve shows etc., here Friday, January 1 *Bobby Bare Jr/David Vandervelde, Off Broadway *Wyoming Street/hntr gthrr/Cold Bear Scout, Firebird
8 p.m. Thursday, December 3. Off Broadway, 3509 Lemp Avenue.
Dr. Aaron Perlut, Ph.D., CM, and chairman of the American Mustache Institute, called Friday night's second annual 'Stache Bash "a celebration of ridicularity." With the main floor of the Roberts Orpheum Theater full of costumed and mustached people taking advantage of free Budweiser products, ridicu ... More >>
This week in the RFT, freelance writer Roy Kasten interviewed Tom Russell about his creative process, especially for the new album Blood and Candle Smoke, which prominently features the sounds of Calexico, and some of his strongest compositions after over 30 years of songwriting. He'll be in the St. ... More >>
5 p.m. Saturday, August 29. The parking lot of the Schlafly Tap Room, 2100 Locust Street.
10 p.m. Tuesday, August 18. BB's Jazz Blues and Soups, 700 South Broadway.
9 p.m. Thursday, June 18. The Firebird, 2706 Olive Street.
9 p.m. Wednesday, June 3. Blueberry Hill's Duck Room, 6504 Delmar Boulevard, University City.
The film M for Mississippi -- which was co-produced by St. Louis ex-pat Roger Stolle and current resident/Broke & Hungry Records head Jeff Konkel -- won "DVD of the Year" at the Blues Music Awards (formerly known as the Handy Awards) last Thursday in Memphis. Mississippi triumphed over film ... More >>
9 p.m. Wednesday, May 13. The Wedge, 442 Bates Street.
9:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 25. BB's Jazz, Blues and Soups, 700 South Broadway.
It's Mardi Gras this weekend, so be careful, kids. Don't drink and drive.Friday, February 20*Traindodge/Jovian Chorus/Gold Tooth, Firebird*The Parlor Mob, Duck Room*Nato Caliph, Gargoyle*A Bit Shifty, The Wedge*Alvin Jett and Phat Noiz, Beale on Broadway*Big Smith, The Gramophone*Cowboy Mouth, VooDo ... More >>
8 p.m. Thursday, February 19. The Pageant, 6161 Delmar Boulevard.
6:30 p.m. Sunday, January 18. The Chaifetz Arena, on the campus of Saint Louis University, 1 South Compton Avenue
8 p.m. Thursday, December 11. VooDoo Lounge at Harrah's Casino, 777 Casino Center Drive, Maryland Heights.
The Chain of Rocks rolls on
7 p.m. Thursday, May 29 and Friday, May 30. Argosy Casino– Alton, 219 Piasa Street, Alton, Illinoi
7 p.m. Thursday, May 22. City Museum, 701 North 15th Street
7:30 p.m. Wednesday February 13. Family Arena, 2002 Arena Parkway, St. Charles.
8 p.m. Friday, January 11. The Sheldon Concert Hall, 3648 Washington Boulevard.
9 p.m. Friday, December 7. Off Broadway, 3509 Lemp Avenue.
8 p.m. Thursday, April 5. Harrah's Casino Voodoo Lounge (777 Casino Center Drive, Maryland Heights).
The Blasters keep the fire and brimstone burning
Sunday, April 23, at 9 p.m. BB's Jazz, Blues and Soups (700 South Broadway)
At the Art Museum
It's all sex, drugs and systems analysis for corporate rock bands
Free ice cream with the Compton Heights Concert Band
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On successive Saturday nights, three blues legends hold forth at BB's Jazz, Blues, & Soups
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