Chris Frantz

  • Blogs

    October 14, 2011

    CBGB's Final Show With Patti Smith (A.K.A. The Day I Got Covered in Brian Eno's Sweat)

    ​Legendary punk club CBGB closed five years ago tomorrow. In its final week, the venue hosted a string of shows paying tribute its storied thirty year run, and it all culminated with a headlining set from Patti Smith. There were only a couple hundred people lucky enough to get tickets to that ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 24, 2011

    Psychedelic Furs and Tom Tom Club at The Pageant, 9/23/11: Review and Setlists

    Psychedelic Furs' Richard Butler at a previous show.​Psychedelic Furs | Tom Tom Club The Pageant September 23, 2011 Well? What do you consider fun? In his latest book, Retromania, author/theorist Simon Reynolds explores pop music's current obsession with its past. We're all familiar with ba ... More >>

  • Music

    September 22, 2011

    Psychedelic Furs/Tom Tom Club

    8 p.m. Friday, September 23. The Pageant, 6161 Delmar Boulevard.

  • Blogs

    September 21, 2011

    Psychedelic Furs With Tom Tom Club: Ticket Giveaway!

    ​New wave heaven hits the Pageant on Friday, when Psychedelic Furs share a bill with Tom Tom Club. And we want to send you to the show for free! Go to our Facebook page for contest details. Robin Wheeler and Christian Schaeffer previewed the show in this week's print edition; they're take ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 23, 2010

    The Tom Tom Club(!) Are Coming to St. Louis

    [Update! Wednesday 1:22 p.m. The show is Saturday, September 26. Tickets are $23 in advance, $25 day of show, on sale Friday, June 25 at 5 p.m. 21-plus only.] A little birdy tells me that the Tom Tom Club will be coming to town at the Old Rock House sometime in September. Show info to be announced. ... More >>