Bobby Womack

  • Blogs

    March 31, 2014

    Out Every Night: The Best Shows in St. Louis From March 31 to April 6

    This week, the Ready Room makes its big debut in the Grove with Of Montreal. Meanwhile, plenty of other big names take over stages all across town. Check out Earth, Alejandro Escovedo, Oneohtrix Point Never, St. Paul and the Broken Bones and more this week. Get the info on these shows and more after ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 3, 2014

    Author Greg Kot on His New Book, a Biography of the Staple Singers

    I'll Take You There: Mavis Staples, the Staple Singers, and the March Up Freedom's Highway is both a music biography and a lively slice of American history. Pops Staples, the group's patriarch, grew up in turn-of-the-20th-century Mississippi, with a grandfather who had been a slave and a father who ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 22, 2013

    The Ten Best Shows in St. Louis This Weekend: February 22 to 24

    All those poor Thursday shows had a run-in with a winter storm, and few made it out alive. Avenge their would-be good times by living out the glory with these shows -- there's way too much cool stuff (no pun intended) happening to skip out on account of a little bit of snow. See Also: -Son Volt, D ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 19, 2012

    Bob Schneider, Sponge, Nashville Pussy and More in This Week's New Show Announcements

    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 >>

  • Blogs

    September 4, 2012

    Out Every Night: The Best Shows From September 4 to 9

    Well I don't know about you, but I was certainly not impressed by so-called "Tropical Storm" Isaac. Yeah, it rained a little, but the way people were talking about it made it seem like we would all be awash over the weekend -- my neighbor even asked me on Friday if I had enough groceries and batteri ... More >>

  • Music

    August 30, 2012

    Alan Evans Trio

    9 p.m. Tuesday, September 4. The Old Rock House, 1200 South Seventh Street.

  • Blogs

    October 8, 2010

    Trifeckta Reigns Supreme at Red Bull Big Tune

    Twelve producers went head to head last night in front of a packed house at Pop's Nightclub in Sauget for the Red Bull Big Tune nationwide competition. Now in its fourth year, Red Bull Big Tune is the hunt for the one producer that can wow the crowd. Red Bull Photo Files/Carlos CruzThe final two p ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 6, 2009

    St. Louis Weekend Concert Calendar: Friday, November 6 to Sunday, November 8

    Friday, November 6 *Son Volt/Peter Bruntnell, The Pageant *Nelly's Birthday Party -- Pajama Jam, HOME Nightclub *Tech N9ne/Slaughterhouse/Stevie Stone et al, Pop's *Breathe Carolina/Cash Cash/more, Fubar *Buddy Mondlock, Focal Point *Tenement Ruth, Lemmons *Poor Historians, Way Out Club *Eric Moelle ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 3, 2009

    Cleveland Rocks! With the Hall of Fame Inductions, Bruce Springsteen Exhibit and Music History

    Last weekend when I was visiting my parents, I had the pleasure of taking a music-centric tour of Cleveland and some of its music landmarks. The timing was fortuitous, because the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremonies are taking place this Saturday, April 4, in the lakefront city. Those ... More >>

  • Music

    July 2, 2008

    Anthony Hamilton

    8 p.m. Saturday, July 5. Live Off the Levee, Soldiers Memorial, 1315 Chestnut Street

  • Yearend

    December 22, 2004

    Americana Pie

    Grab a slice of 2004s best roots music while its still hot.

  • Music

    August 4, 2004

    Los Lobos

    Saturday, August 7; Gateway Arch Stage on the St. Louis Riverfront

  • Calendar

    August 14, 2002

    Time Is Tight

    Dangerous Kitchen comprises some of St. Louis' best musicians -- and they make the most of their time away from their day jobs