Civil War

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    February 13, 2014
  • Blogs

    November 6, 2012

    The Civil Wars Break Up...For Now

    The Civil Wars just posted an announcement on Facebook cancelling all upcoming tour dates due to "internal discord and irreconcilable differences of ambition" -- effectively declaring the end of the band. This is a huge surprise for a duo decidedly on the rise -- fresh off a pair of Grammys and even ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 13, 2012

    The Americana Music Association 2012 Award Winners Love St. Louis

    Earlier tonight, the trophies were doled out in Nashville for the 2012 Americana Music Association Awards and Honors. Winners included the Civil Wars, Gillian Welch and, naturally, Alabama Shakes -- the complete list is below. What struck us about the artists honored was how thoroughly they have b ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 20, 2012

    The Hunger Games Soundtrack: Hop Aboard the Gravy Train, Unlikely Bedfellows!

    It's fitting that a film about a dystopian free-for-all would include music from the Arcade Fire. This is the group, after all, that composed several songs on Funeral about a world overrun by snow and power outages. But the song that appears in the movie is not from Funeral. It's an original song ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 13, 2012

    Ten Best Things to Do in St. Louis This Weekend: January 13 to 15

    This was the first week of torrential show announcements for 2012, and we've got a weekend to match. The Civil Wars play a sold-out Pageant on Sunday, Eric Johnson's at Old Rock House and you're forgiven for missing Emperor X at the Billiken Club -- he's playing the Firebird this weekend. On the loc ... More >>

  • Music

    December 15, 2011

    The Wilders

    7 and 10 p.m. Thursday, December 15. Off Broadway, 3509 Lemp Avenue.

  • Blogs

    November 21, 2011

    The Civil Wars Is Coming To The Pageant [Update: Sold Out]

    Update, 11/21/11: The Civil Wars has officially sold out the Pageant, less than a year after selling out the Old Rock House. Original post follows... Classicist folk band the Civil Wars is coming back to St. Louis. The time off has been good to the duo -- April's show at Old Rock House was a sold ... More >>

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    November 3, 2011
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    November 3, 2011
  • Blogs

    October 25, 2011

    The Civil Wars Is Coming To The Pageant

    ​Classicist folk band the Civil Wars is coming back to St. Louis. The time off has been good to the duo -- April's show at Old Rock House was a sold-out success, and this time it'll be at the Pageant: January 15th, with an opener to javascript:void(0);be determined. Tickets are $20 and go on ... More >>

  • Music

    August 4, 2011

    Sarah Jarosz

    9 p.m. Thursday, August 4. Blueberry Hill's Duck Room, 6504 Delmar Boulevard, University City.

  • Blogs

    April 24, 2011

    The Civil Wars at the Old Rock House, 4/23/11: Review

    Photo by Ettie Berneking​The Civil Wars/White Dress Old Rock House Saturday, April 23 With robotic club-thumpers dominating the mainstream, it's refreshing to spend an evening listening to a band that takes crafts its music on the strength of powerful voices and the thrumming of a single gui ... More >>

  • Music

    April 21, 2011

    The Civil Wars

    8 p.m. Saturday, April 23. The Old Rock House, 1200 South Seventh Street.

  • Blogs

    February 1, 2011

    The Civil Wars Coming to the Old Rock House

    As we noted earlier, the Civil Wars is releasing an album called Barton Hollow today. The duo's stripped-down, acoustic-based music has very quickly started turning heads, perhaps because of its simplicity and its to-the-quick lyrical darts. The band is playing at the Old Rock House on Saturday, Apr ... More >>

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    January 27, 2011
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    October 1, 2008

    Rail-Splitter, Country-Uniter

    Abraham Lincoln's legacy

  • Calendar

    July 23, 2008

    Ironclad Friendship

    James and Ulysses

  • Film

    January 29, 2003


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