When discussing animals in song, it is important to distinguish between a track that uses an animal as a metaphor - for freedom or wildness, usually - and a song that is actually about an animal. We will be exploring the latter in this month's animal-style Nitpick Six series. Here are the six best s ... More >>
Brian Setzer, formerly of Stray Cats, the Brian Setzer Orchestra, etc. will be in Sauget next Monday with his Rockabilly Riot tour. The show's at Pop's Nightclub (401 Monsanto Avenue, 618-274-6720), tickets are $30 and Slim Jim Phantom opens. Setzer, the strange punk hero of revivalism, comes ... More >>
There's another St. Louis Secret Sound Society joint: Slumberland's Big Troubles at the STL Style House with Young Prisms and Frances With Wolves on October 15. Big Troubles just dropped its sophomore effort Romantic Comedy, a collection of pop gems shrouded in fuzz and reverb, in the vein of labelm ... More >>
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