8 p.m. Friday, September 14. Old Rock House, 1200 South Seventh Street.
Friday dominates the hell out of this week's picks, which has never happened before, in my tenure. I'm not sure what to make of that really; we are still running numbers and engaging in statistical analysis at the RFT Music laboratories, in an attempt to explain the anomaly. Hooten Hollers big 45 ... More >>
Under normal circumstances I despise inane small talk and "how's the weather" chatter, but for the purposes of filling these show-pick-posts' opening paragraphs with content, its a consistent fallback. That said, I wore a jacket outside this weekend! WHOA HOLY SHIT. Sometimes I think I could write ... More >>
8:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 4. The Old Rock House, 1200 South Seventh Street.
Lucero, the hard-touring and hard-partying hardscrabble punks played a quick set at LouFest, but they're headin' back to River City at Off Broadway on December 7. We'll try not to be miffed their tour with Social Distortion ends in late November. Cicero's *The Foot, November 6 *Ume, October ... More >>
The Old Rock House announced earlier today that it's launching a series called "The Listening Room." The concept is rather simple:The shows will be smaller capacity -- 260 or so people -- but it'll have 80 reserved table seats on the floor in front of the stage and 180 general admission seats ... More >>
Week of May 31, 2007