Clarence "Gatemouth" Brown

  • Blogs

    April 12, 2013

    Killer Blues to Install Headstones at the Graves of Stagger Lee, Milton Sparks This Weekend

    All too often we read stories about aging, sometimes-forgotten music legends that slowly wallow away into obscurity. Highly influential music pioneers get left in the pits of financial hell when -- if there was any justice in the music business (spoiler alert: there truly isn't) -- these legends' e ... More >>

  • Music

    May 13, 2009

    Roy Clark

    7 p.m. Thursday, May 14. Ameristar Casino, 1 Ameristar Boulevard, St. Charles.

  • Music

    March 25, 2009

    Wiley and the Checkmates

    9 p.m. Friday, March 27. Beale on Broadway, 701 South Broadway.

  • News

    September 13, 2006

    Blue Sunday

    Bennie Smith: 1933-2006.

  • News

    April 26, 2006

    Going Down Slow

    Bennie Smith and a dwindling cadre of St. Louis music pioneers have a right to sing the blues

  • Music

    January 11, 2006


    B-Sides lays down the law with Criteria, contemplates potential rock-star deaths and plays a rousing game of Tic-Tac-DeVoe

  • Film

    December 15, 2004

    Next Best Thing

    If you weren't at this landmark blues concert, Lightning in a Bottle will do

  • Music

    September 1, 2004

    Big Muddy Blues Festival

    Saturday, September 4, and Sunday, September 5; Laclede's Landing

  • Music

    August 21, 2002

    Clarence "Gatemouth" Brown and Gate's Express

    Sunday, August 25; Broadway Oyster Bar

  • Music

    August 2, 2000

    Dawson's Peek

    A look at the long career of rock & roller Ronnie Dawson