Pre-holiday parties are in full swing this weekend, so strap on some bells and show 'em some hell. On the flip side, Friday the 13th shows spook things up a bit. So whether you decide to check out Rough Shop playing its tenth annual holiday gig or get weird with Freezerburn zine and Barely Free as t ... 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 >>
8:30 p.m. Wednesday, November 30. Cicero's, 6691 Delmar Boulevard, University City.
Rocktober and its baseball-impeded insanity of great touring band after great touring band is over. Of course, just because the calendar turns doesn't mean the schedule has dried up: This weekend's offerings include local release shows by Britches and the Campfire Club and a punk show down by ... More >>
Joplin's Never Shout Never is playing the Pageant this Sunday. Things are a little different in the world of Christofer Drew these days -- he's working with a full band now and has spent the better part of the year raising money for his tornado devastated hometown of Joplin. All this vigor sh ... More >>
Method Man.You'd be hard-pressed to find a buzzier buzzband than The Vaccines. The Brit four-piece's fuzzy pop confections have won over legions of fans, and in true hip-with-it fashion, the band is crowd-sourcing their latest video from fans with smartphones. Curren$y and Big K.R.I.T. are re ... More >>
Never Shout Never at the Firebird in 2010. Photo by Jason StoffPop singer/songwriter and Joplin Native Christofer Drew will bring his Never Shout Never project to the Pageant on November 6th. For the first few years of its existence, Never Shout Never was a solo project, but for this year's ... More >>
Last night, Never Shout Never - the name under which Joplin, Missouri, native Christofer Drew records -- played a very sold-out show at the Firebird. Jason Stoff took in the scene and brought back a slideshow of photos. That'll be up in a bit, but here are a few in the meantime.Jason StoffNSN's Chri ... More >>
In a press release sent out yesterday, Jim Dunn, co-founder of the PLAY:stl Music Festival & Conference, announced that the event will not return in 2011. No reason was given for the cancellation, although the release stated, "While the decision to discontinue the festival was difficult, the organiz ... More >>
Interpol fans (and former fans turned skeptics) get a second Interpol date in 2010; you don't even have to sit through U2. At the Pageant with School of Seven Bells (!) February 11. BB's Jazz Blues and Soups *Michael "Iron Man" Burks, December 4 Chaifetz Arena *Mike Epps, April 1
The Vans Warped tour returns to the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater in St. Louis on Monday, July 5. Like every year, the tour has its fair share of bands that appeal mostly to "the kids" -- Hey Monday, Never Shout Never, the Cab, etc. But this year's model features plenty of acts with actual musical c ... More >>
7 p.m. Monday, July 5. Verizon Wireless Amphitheater, 14141 Riverport Drive, Maryland Heights.
The Pageant *Chuck Berry, Saturday, March 27 Billiken Club *Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin, Wednesday, January 27 *Breathe Owl Breathe, Saturday, February 20 *Pattern Is Movement, Thursday, March 4 Fubar *The Great American Beast, Thursday, January 28 *Fight Amp, Sunday, January 31 *Mobile ... More >>
Here are some of the new shows announced this week at venues around St. Louis! Pageant *Railroad Earth/Split Lip Rayfield, Thursday, March 26 *Morrissey, Wednesday, April 8 *Bonnie Prince Billy, Friday, April 10 *The Bamboozle Roadshow Spring Tour feat. We the Kings/Forever the Sickest Kids/Th ... More >>